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African press review 1 June 2015

President Buhari under pressure to declare his assets as he still waits to move into 'Aso Rock' and Jacob Zuma's Nkandla saga inspires a hot-selling hit by a South African popstar. 


African press review 30 May 2015

Nigerian press reads the lips of President Muhammadu Buhari after his inauguration, as wish list and grievances mount.


African press review 29 May 2015

Nigerian press is impressed by giant security operation and guests in Abuja for President Buhari's inauguration.

African press review 14 May 2015

Burundi faces the worst as an army general announces the toppling of President Nkurunziza in a coup.

African press review 13 May 2015

Nigeria's Patience Jonathan sends her critics giggling again after convening a last African First Ladies' summit, while her husband fine tunes his exit from power ahead of Muhammadu Buhari's ...

African press review 12 May 2015

South Africa's new opposition chief Mmussi Maimane and the power of social media, a giant Nigerian refugee camp in Cameroon on the verge of becoming a maternity ward, and a court martial for top ...

African press review 11 May 2015

"Soweto nice guy" Mmusi Maimane shrugs off racial logjam after his election as South Africa's new opposition leader.
Nigerian soldiers patrol the north of Nigeria to snuff out Boko Haram militants.
02/05/2015 - Nigeria

New hostage release marks turning point in Nigerian army's war against Boko Haram

The Nigerian army has freed 234 more women and girls from Boko Haram's stronghold in Sambisa forest, bringing the total number of hostages released to 700.


French press review 15 April 2015

French candle light vigils for Nigeria's Chibok girls, Nokia's offer of a life wire for ageing jewel of French industry Alcatel-Lucent, distress calls from France's councils hit by the Socialist ...

African press review 15 April 2015

Prayers, processions and protests for Nigeria's Chibok girls, as President-elect Muhammadu Buhari lays out his agenda to fight Boko Haram terrorism and militancy in a high profile New York Times ...