The red-faced cisticola (Cisticola erythrops) is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland and swamps.

The race C. e. lepe, found in Angola and possibly the south-east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, is sometimes regarded as a separate species, the Lepe cisticola.
Red-faced Cisticola
Date Location Count
2020-02-21 06:30Antwikwaa--forest edge & farm scrub2
2020-02-20 16:39Ebekawopa (Abrafo) Forest Reserve1
2020-01-30 16:30Ebekawopa (Abrafo)--'farm scrub' habitat2
2020-02-07 06:30Ebekawopa (Abrafo)--Gyaware road1
2020-02-12 07:06Queen Elizabeth II NP1
2020-02-25 14:14Bigodi Swamp3
2020-02-16 08:33Budongo Forest Reserve--Royal Mile1
2020-02-16 15:35Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe side)1
2020-02-25 10:11Kessup1
2020-02-08 06:21Kasanka NP1
2020-02-23 16:00Lake Awassa--United Africa Shebelle Hotel area1
2020-02-14 06:30Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater2
2020-02-22 07:01Brackenhurst2
2020-01-27 07:40Paradise Lost1
2020-02-13 07:21Kfeet, Wetlands & Lily Lake, Karura Forest8
2020-02-17 07:21Karura Forest, Muthaiga10
2020-02-16 08:04Arusha NP4
2020-02-11 06:35Simba Farm1
2020-02-20 07:40EN1--Zangue River2
2020-02-22 06:14Nelspruit--Lowveld National Botanical Garden1
2020-02-23 08:48Kruger NP--Pretoriuskop Rest Camp2
2020-01-29 16:30Lake Panic Bird Hide1
2020-01-30 05:23Kruger NP--Skukuza-Nkuhlu Road/H4-14
2020-01-30 15:35Kruger NP--H12 @ Sabie River2
2020-01-30 06:35Kruger NP--Salitje Rd/S302