Senegal will transfer all government data and digital platforms from foreign servers to a new Huawei national data centre.
Angelina Jolie has visited conflict-torn Burkina Faso to show solidarity with people who take care of the displaced.
Former president of Ivory Coast's National Assembly Guillaume Soro was sentenced in absentia to life imprisonment for plotting coup.
Mauritania's former president, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, jailed over corruption charges.
The World Health Organization officially declared the end of Guinea's second Ebola epidemic.
Former president Laurent Gbagbo returns to Ivory Coast after a decade away.
The United States has renewed its condemnation of Nigeria for its recent ban of Twitter.
France’s Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has called for a regional effort to fights against jihadists in the Sahel on a two-day visit to Liberia.
French President Emmanuel Macron announced an overhaul and deep transformation of France’s military operations in the Sahel.
Mali's Colonel Assimi Goita, following his second coup in nine months, was sworn into office on Monday as interim president despite international condemnation.