Uganda have the knockout stages of the Africa Cup of Nations in their sights as they prepare to take on Zimbabwe on Wednesday.
The chief executive of Cricket Scotland has responded to criticism of the current World Cup by saying that every team should have to qualify for the finals of the event in the future.
Trezeguet scored the only goal as hosts Egypt opened their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a 1-0 victory over Zimbabwe in Cairo.
Egypt head coach Javier Aguirre has told Mohamed Salah that leading his country to Africa Cup of Nations glory will significantly boost his prospects of winning the Ballon d’Or.
Actress and playwright Danai Gurira has said the US is a land of “access and excess”.
An Aberdeen councillor has said there are “big opportunities” for north-east businesses in a southern African country following the ousting of its brutal dictator.
People in the north-east have been asked to help raise cash for the victims of the African cyclone.
Stories from Aberdeen’s African twin city will soon be published to mark the centenary of one of Scotland’s most influential writers, Dame Muriel Spark.
A Highland-based big game hunter said last night he had "no regrets" about organising safaris for rich clients to shoot lions in Africa.
Shamed dentist Walter Palmer used a gruesome picture of Cecil the lion’s carcass to try to impress a barmaid.
Within the bounds of Culloden Battlefield lies a delightful country home and mini estate which enjoys views of an iconic landmark and a hint of African style, writes Susan Welsh