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African press review 1 April 2014

A donkey, minibuses, Jacob's Zuma's private farm and Uganda's anti-gay law all make the newspapers around Africa today ..


African press review 7 March 2014

Nigerian security forces clash with Boko Haram and women demonstrate against them. The ANC vets potential candidates.


African press review 3 March 2014

One smiling face dominates the websites of the Kenyan newspapers this morning.


African press review 28 February 2014

Nigeria is reeling from Boko Haram violence. François Hollande and other European leaders promise solidarity.


African press review 26 February 2014

European countries are angry about Uganda’s anti-gay law. SA growth slows for third year in a row as an election looms. Kenyan MPs demand more money. Mobile banking means more fraud.


African press review 25 February 2014

Uganda's new anti-homosexuality law, the latest political developments in Egypt and a giant mango all feature in today's African papers ..

Ugandan organisation to challenge anti-gay law in court
25/02/2014 - African news explained

Ugandan organisation to challenge anti-gay law in court

The Ugandan president has signed a controversial anti-homosexuality bill into law. Under the act, gays could be jailed for life.


African press review 24 February 2014

Presidents are making the news this morning in Algeria, Zimbabwe and Uganda.


African press review 17 February 2014

SA's platinum mine strike shows no sign of ending. Illegal miners resist rescue.

Manif Pour Tous, Paris, 2 February 2014.
03/02/2014 - Analysis:France

Analysis: Worries grow over protests and divisions in France

The day after major demonstrations in Paris and Lyon, by the Manif Pour Tous movement Interior minister Manuel Valls appeared keen to reassure protestors.