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African press review 24 November 2015

President Uhuru Kenyatta's big bang against runaway corruption in Kenya; and in Nigeria, a warning from the press about the dangers of diabolising the secessionist agitations of ethnic Igbo groups ...
Making sense of Biafra protests in Nigeria
24/11/2015 - Spotlight on Africa

Making sense of Biafra protests in Nigeria

Nigeria is facing a new wave of protests for a separate Biafran state almost 50 years after the Biafran war started.

African press review 19 November 2015

Kenya continues to arm-wrestle with the International Criminal Court; the authorities in Egypt accept that a bomb caused last month's Sinai plane crash; an American politician advises Ugandans to ...

African press review 18 November 2015

The authorities in Egypt refuse to accept Russian suggestions that last month's Sinai plane crash was caused by a bomb.

African press review 17 November 2015

Will Paris terror attacks prop up the ranks of Europe's Islamophobes?; "Goat eats where it's tied" so goes a famous adage being proven in South Africa, where a principal creates company to ...
Interview: Nigerian billionaire Tony Elumelu on France-Nigeria business ties
17/11/2015 - Spotlight on Africa

Interview: Nigerian billionaire Tony Elumelu on France-Nigeria business ties

Nigerian billionaire Tony Elumelu was in Paris to meet with French business leaders to discuss investments in Africa and France.

African press review 16 November 2015

Chronies of ex-Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan accused of diverting 725 million euros from crude oil sales to Zambia; And Cyril Ramaphosa's bid for the ANC's top job faces a setback as cronies ...

African press review 13 November 2015

Nigeria counts its losses as cyberattacks claim a heavy toll on online transactions. Nigerian shippers say key ports face shutdown over spiralling tarrifs on imported cars.

African press review 12 November 2015

Nigeria's cabinet finally revealed with some surprises, the migrant crisis issue in Malta as EU and African leaders meet, and South Africa's latest corruption scandal are in today's African ...

African press review 11 November 2015

Ongoing crisis in Burundi, with the international community stepping forward, protests and power changes in Nigeria, student fees and questionable prices of jet planes in South Africa all feature in ...