AFP Africa News Agenda

What's happening in Africa on Saturday:

+ Obama in South Africa as Mandela clings to life

PRETORIA: US President Barack Obama holds talks with his counterpart Jacob Zuma during his visit to South Africa overshadowed by the ailing health of Nelson Mandela. Obama is to deliver an address in Soweto. From 0800 GMT. Picture. Video. Graphics. (SAFRICA-US-POLITICS-HEALTH-MANDELA-US-OBAMA)


OUAGADOUGOU: Opposition activists from Burkina-Faso hold a protest against government plans to set up a Senate that they say will bolster President Blaise Compaore's powers. Picture. (BURKINA-POLITICS)