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African press review 29 July 2014

Nigeria is reeling from Boko Haram attacks and the Ebola virus outbreak, South Africa welcomes the end of a month-long strike and Sweden ups aid to Uganda.


African press review 28 July 2014

Concern over the Ebola virus grows in Nigeria, Liberia worries about a future war crime tribunal, and South Africa wants to pass on the housing hot potatoe.


African press review 24 July 2014

Boko Haram dominates the Nigerian press, South Africa unveils its long-term plans to eliminate Aids and phones as well as dinners may be unsafe in Kenya.


African press review 23 July 2014

Nigeria pledges to help free girls abducted by Boko Haram, Liberia boosts the fight against Ebola and South Africa struggles to keep members of parliament out of overalls.


French press review 23 July 2014

France is still simmering with news of the riots from this weekend, while Le Monde lashes out at Putin and the Reds remember Laos.


African press review 22 July 2014

Kenya and Nigeria are both struggling with their digital demons and South Africa is looking to boost nuclear.


African press review 21 July 2014

South Africa calls on Israel to cease violence, Nigeria's political scandal unfolds, Rwanda needs to dust off its electric circuits and Uganda harnesses the sun to light its streets.


African press review 10 July 2014

SA's immigration laws sow panic among foreign residents, Odinga denies seeking violent regime change, the ICC prosecution accuses Kenyan officials of covering up for Kenyatta, Nigeria is suspended ...

Covering the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria
05/07/2014 - African Media

Covering the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria

Ibrahim Gwamna, the publisher of the National Limelight newspaper in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, discusses their ongoing media coverage of Boko Haram.