CNN Site Map for Section Africa (Galleries) for August - 2012
- 2012-08-30Angola has embarked on a major reconstruction program following the end of a 27-year vicious civil war in 2002. The oil-rich country holds general elections Friday.
- 2012-08-29Sierra Leonean ballerina Michaela DePrince, 17, one of the ballet world's rising stars. The teenage dancer made her professional debut last month in South Africa.
- 2012-08-29Elliot Mujaji was a member of Zimbabwe's national athletics team and qualified to compete at the 1998 Commonwealth Games, when he suffered severe burns in an electrical accident. His right arm was amputated, and he remained in a coma for two months.
- 2012-08-26Miner Mfaseni Yekwayo, at a hospital near Rustenburg on August 18, relates to South African President Jacob Zuma, left, the events leading to the miners' clash with police.
- 2012-08-22Scores of residents in Makoko have been left homeless after Lagos authorities demolished many of their homes.
- 2012-08-15Jan Asante in her boutique "Gisella's," in south London, which she runs with her mother Gisella Asante.
- 2012-08-10World leaders and mourners gathered Friday in Accra for the funeral service of late Ghanaian president John Evans Atta Mills, who died at a military hospital on June 24 after a period of illness.