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African press review 29 January 2015

News concerning South Africa's rich and Egypt's journalists in some of the African papers today ...


African press review 28 January 2015

Lagarde warns that Africa’s economies could be hurt by a Chinese slowdown. SA’s electricity crisis sputters on. Nigeria has naira trouble.

African press review 26 January 2015

There's a lot of confusion in Nigeria, reflected on this morning's front pages...

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma
26/01/2015 - Report: African Union Summit

African Union's Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma slams human trafficking

As the 24th African Union Summit kicks off in the Ethiopian capital later this week on the 30th, today marked the first day of the 26th session of the Executive Council.


African press review 23 January 2015

Nigerians go to the polls on 14 February to elect their president and members of the National Assembly and that's the story which dominates today's papers there.


French press review 23 January 2015

Some French newspapers this morning continue the soul-searching and call for effective action in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo killings in which a total of 20 people died in Paris a little over two ...

African press review 19 January 2015

Kenyan teachers return to work after a court rules their strike illegal. A Liberian doctor battles Ebola. Military men squeeze out technocrats as leaders of African nations.


African press review 16 January 2015

The continuing storm over the Charlie Hebdo killings in Paris last week are still grabbing attention in some parts of Africa.

Oluremi Sonaiya, the only woman in the race to become the next president of Nigeria.
04/01/2015 - AFRICA

An Amazon in Nigeria's political jungle

Oluremi Sonaiya is the only woman in the race to become the next president of Nigeria.

African press review 2 January 2015

Independent dailies in Egypt report on the court's decision to send three Al Jazeera journalists for re-trial.