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African press review 1 May 2015

Abuja gives Indonesia’s envoy a washing over the execution of four Nigerians for drug trafficking, an ex-Nigerian state governor’s aide bags 20 years in prison over a 112-million-euro ...
Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir returns to Khartoum after Arab Summit last week
06/04/2015 - Sudan

Election material seized in Sudan, rebels claim

Rebels say they have seized a lorry carrying ballot boxes for polling stations in the South Kordofan region of Sudan, triggering debate within opposition ranks on whether the upcoming presidential ...

African press review 10 March 2015

The wife of Côte d'Ivoire's former president Gbagbo is jailed, although you wouldn't guess it from the local press. SA comes under pressure from a ratings agency.

African press review 9 March 2015

There is not a word in any Nigerian paper this Monday morning about the fact that neighbours Chad and Niger launched a joint army operation against Boko Haram in north-eastern Nigeria on ...

African press review 4 December 2014

The Kenyan Daily Nation says that the case against President Uhuru Kenyatta at the International Criminal Court is close to collapse.


African press review 13 November 2014

Nigerians react to a suicide-bombing at a college. The SA oppostion wants Zuma fired, despite a parliamentary committee clearing him of blame for his home improvement bill.

African press review 6 November 2014

South Africa's hearing over violence at Marikana where 34 striking mineworkers have died, Boko Haram's attack against French-owned cement works and US's pressure against Yemen's former president Ali ...

African press review 16 October 2014

Lesotho's army won't let go of its hold on the country's politics. African bonds slide. SA goes in search of offshore oil and gas. An Egyptian court sentences seven to death.