The crash of Air Algérie flight AH 5017 in northern Mali with 118 passengers and crew on board is the top story in most African newspapers.
The big story in today’s French papers is the crash of Air Algeria Flight AH 5017 in Mali with 51 French nationals and 116 passengers and crew on board.
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.
In the French press today France ponders its arms deal with Russia and Mona Lisa gets new opening hours.
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.
France is still simmering with news of the riots from this weekend, while Le Monde lashes out at Putin and the Reds remember Laos.
Kenya and Nigeria are both struggling with their digital demons and South Africa is looking to boost nuclear.
French papers are still reeling from last weekend's pro-Palestinian protests in Paris with mounting concern over homegrown anti-Semitism and violence.
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.
The French dailies are on fire with news from the Middle East, with front pages showing Gaza in ashes.