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 is the most widely circulating Egyptian daily newspaper; Ahram Online is the English-language news website published by Al-Ahram Establishment.

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


The Libyan Cloud News Agency is an independent agency reporting about the humanitarian situation and living conditions in Libya, but also about sports, culture, and arts, politics, economy and the Libyan society.


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

The Ethiopian News Agency is the official news agency of the Government of Ethiopia. It is the oldest news organization in Ethiopia.


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 Ghanaian Times, established in 1957, is a government-owned daily newspaper published in Accra, Ghana. It covers the latest news and current events on politics, business, and sports from Ghana.


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.

TimesLIVE is a South African online newspaper that started as The Times daily newspaper. It brings breaking news, analysis, sport, entertainment and lifestyle seven days a week.


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