A series of the most compelling photos from across Africa rounding up the news.
Morocco is ramping up its economic interests south of the Sahara, prompting other North African states to consider following suit.
Tourists and Gambians flee as President Yahya Jammeh declares state of emergency.
South Africa’s struggling economy continues to attract the attention of ratings agencies, but the president’s position looks strong for now.
Nigeria’s oil production could recover quickly once a deal is reached with Niger Delta militants, according to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.