Newspapers and News Magazines - Africa

This is a collection of links to newspapers and news magazines in English language from African countries - Egypt, Libya, Ethiopia, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, and Namibia.


Daily News Egypt, affiliated with the International Herald Tribune, carries business, political and cultural news and analysis from an Egyptian perspective.

Al-Ahram Weekly is an Egyptian English-language weekly broadsheet printed by the Al-Ahram Publishing House in Cairo, Egypt. It serves the Arab world with a selection of commentary.

Egypt Today is an Egyptian English-language monthly magazine first published in 1979. It covers Egyptian current affairs and some international news.


The Tripoli Post is a weekly English language newspaper in Libya. It covers international current events and Libya's news on politics, business, culture, and sports.


The Reporter is a weekly English language newspaper published in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It is funded by members from Ethiopia's ruling party.


The Daily Nation, headquatered in Nairobi, Kenya, is an independent and the most influential newspaper in the country. It reports African issues to local and international audiences.

The EastAfrican is a weekly newspaper published in Kenya. It is circulated in Kenya and the other countries of East Africa including Tanzania, Uganda and Rwanda. It contains stories and in depth analysis from each country in the region, in addition to international stories.


Ghana News Agency is the official news agency of the country of Ghana. It brings the latest news in politics, economics, sports and other news updates from Ghana, Africa and around the globe.


The Guardian is an independent daily newspaper published in Nigeria. It covers Nigerian news and current events on business, politics, sports, and arts.

The Punch is a Nigerian daily newspaper. It brings breaking news in Nigeria as well as Nigerian News, information and opinion on sports, business, and politics.

Vanguard is a daily newspaper published by Vanguard Media, based in Lagos, Nigeria. It brings the latest news and information from Nigeria.

South Africa

The Mail & Guardian is a South African weekly newspaper, published in Johannesburg, South Africa, with a strong focus on politics, government, the environment, civil society and business.

News24 is a South African online news resource. It provides breaking news on South Africa, world, Africa, sport, entertainment, and technology.

City Press is a Sunday newspaper that is aimed at black readers and is the third biggest selling newspaper in South Africa. It is distributed nationally and in neighboring countries including Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland.


The Namibian is the largest daily newspaper in Namibia. It covers international and Namibian news and current events from a Namibian perspective.