Africa – Current Events

News sources for Africa

African Publications

allAfrica – “AllAfrica is a voice of, by and about Africa – aggregating, producing and distributing news and information from over 140 African news organizations and our own reporters to an African and global public.”

Africanews – “Africanews aims to support an Africa Rising and to empower African people by giving access to independent, trustworthy and relevant national, regional and international news, business, culture, sport, sci-tech stories.”

Newseum Front Pages – might go straight to African newspapers.

  • Use the “sort by region” drop down menu to find African publications
  • Tap on a front page of interest
  • At top of pop up window, choose “Website” to go to the website for the newspaper
  • If the newspaper is not written in English, tap the “aA” in the url field and translate to English
    • This only works once page fully loads

Western Publications

BBC News – Africa

Washington Post – Africa

NY Times – Africa