Adama Barrow arrived home, a week after taking the oath of office abroad amid a whirlwind political crisis [Jerome Delay/AP]

Jubilant Gambians have welcomed home President Adama Barrow, who was elected almost two months ago but forced to flee to Senegal when his predecessor...
The TGV high-speed train are being tested on Morocco's Atlantic coast.

(CNN)The first high-speed trains in Africa are flashing along the Atlantic coast of Morocco. The French-made double-decker TGVs are being tested ahead of the launch...
Gigawatt Solar Field in Burundi

Amid the lush and rolling hills of Mubuga, 100 km outside the Burundian capital of Bujumbura, 2,500 people came yesterday to celebrate the festive...
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The recent prosecution of eleven women by Hisbah in Kano state underscores a misogynistic strand in the practice of Sharia and Islam in Northern Nigeria. This...
Cameroon train crash

(CNN)About 70 people are dead and 300 others injured after an overloaded train derailed in central Cameroon, authorities said. The train was carrying more passengers...
Kinshasa rallies protest against Joseph Kabila's attempts to stay in power by amending DR Congo's constitution. Photograph: Reuters

At least 17 people have died in the Democratic Republic of Congo during protests calling for President Joseph Kabila to step down. Three of them...
Amplify

African Media Agency (AMA)-/ aKoma Media, a content platform and storytelling company focused on Africa, is pleased to announce the inaugural session of Amplify,...

Something is wrong with the legal system in Malawi, and all those who are concerned about the rule of law in African countries need...
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II

Following the UK’s surprise vote to leave the EU, we assess the probable impact such a departure would have on African trade, investment, and...