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African press review 24 February 2015

The glass is either half full or half empty this morning in Kenya.

A long-lost Egyptian queen
21/02/2015 - The Sound Kitchen

A long-lost Egyptian queen

This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear the answer to the question about the recently discovered tomb in Abu-sir, Egypt.

African press review 20 February 2015

An albino child is abducted in Tanzania. Boko Haram continues its attacks. Soyinka calls for resistance against “misrule”. Obasanjo comes under editorial fire.

African press review 19 February 2015

Inflation down in South Africa, protests in Egypt and protocol and titles in Kenya - some of the stories in African papers today ...


African press review 18 February 2015

Zuma comes under fire for letting police drag MPs out of parliament. Copts call off a protest for security reasons but Muslim Brothers supporters demonstrate in universities.

African press review 17 February 2015

Cairo's response to the beheading by Islamic State armed group of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians and job losses in South Africa are among today's stories in Africa ..


French press review 17 February 2015

Will there be international intervention in Libya? Is the Rafale sale a milestone in Franco-Egyptian relations? Will PSG dazzle us?

Security forces outside the Corinthia hotel in Tripoli last month
17/02/2015 - Report: Italy - Libya

Italy closes Tripoli embassy as Libya marks four years without Kadhafi

Italy closed its embassy in Tripoli and evacuated its citizens as the conflict in the country worsens, as Libyans marked the fourth anniversary of the uprising that toppled Moamer Kadhafi on ...