22:02:44 Fri, 21st October
At least 53 people die and 300 are injured when a packed passenger train derails in Cameroon, the country's transport minister says.
19:07:57 Fri, 21st October
The reasons behind South Africa's move to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC).
18:49:02 Fri, 21st October
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
16:57:55 Fri, 21st October
Burkina Faso has foiled a coup plot by forces loyal to ousted President Blaise Compaore and arrested at least 10 people, a minster says.