Skip to main content
Across Africa

Caster Semenya ruling raises ethical issues for female athletes

By: Georja Calvin-Smith Follow | Laura DI BIASIO
1 min

Olympic runner Caster Semenya has lost her legal bid to compete without taking testosterone-reducing drugs. The South African athlete's case has far-reaching effects for professional sportswomen.


Also, in the middle of conflict, an island in DR Congo's Lake Kivu is a haven untouched by militia groups that terrorise the region. We hear from one couple trying to attract tourists to the verdant spot.

And in Ghana, a female-only trucking company is trying to change attitudes about what's traditionally seen as women's work.

Daily newsletterReceive essential international news every morning

Page not found

The content you requested does not exist or is not available anymore.