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25/02/2015

African press review 25 February 2015

Nigeria’s opposition lashes Jonathan over continuing Boko Haram violence. A new crisis looms for Kenya’s education system. Kenyan corruption-watchers are accused of corruption.
15/02/2015 - Nigeria - Boko Haram

West Africa must fight Nigeria's Boko Haram with international support, interview UN Special Representative

UN Special Representative for West Africa Mohammed Ibn Chambas has urged Lake Chad basin countries to “aggressively” tackle Nigerian militant group Boko Haram themselves.
06/02/2015

African press review 6 February 2015

The run-up to Nigeria's elections is hit by controversy. Kenyans ask where their taxes go. Half of Kenya's teachers want to quit. And Mugabe takes a tumble ... or does he?

26/01/2015

African press review 26 January 2015

There's a lot of confusion in Nigeria, reflected on this morning's front pages...

23/01/2015

African press review 23 January 2015

Nigerians go to the polls on 14 February to elect their president and members of the National Assembly and that's the story which dominates today's papers there.

My Watch by Olesegun Obasanjo
14/12/2014 - Interview: Former Nigerian president Olesegun Obasanjo

Exclusive: Obasanjo lays into Jonathan as autobiography faces Nigeria libel ban

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo slammed a Nigerian politician who has held up publication of his autobiography by suing him for libel in an exclusive interview with RFI.
12/11/2014

African press review 12 November 2014

Lawyers fight for the victims of the Marikana massacre. SA receives fewer asylum seekers. More money may be spent on Zuma's home. Nigeria's Jonathan opens his bid for reelection.
09/10/2014

African press review 09 October 2014

Kenyatta returns home after ICC trip, Nigeria accuses South Africa of blocking a legal arms purchase and uncertainty over South Africa's mining laws dominate the front page stories of African ...
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