Skip to main content

News Sources: Africana Newspapers

About the Africana Newspaper Collection

Northwestern University Library has an extensive collection of Africana newspapers that we receive currently and hold archivally. Many of our African newspaper titles arrive in bulk shipments or sporadically. Please contact the Circulation Desk for more information about particularly titles and detailed holdings.  Africana newspaper titles on microform may be requested from the Multimedia Center.

Currently Received Africana Newspaper Titles

Title Country of publication Newspaper Website
Addis Zemen Ethiopia
Afemai Voice Nigeria
African Tanzania n/a
L'Avenir Democratic Republic Congo
Awareness Times Sierra Leone
Awoko Sierra Leone
Bôl'kotch Cote d'Ivoire n/a
Botswana Guardian Botswana
Business Times Tanzania n/a
Cameroon Tribune Cameroon
Chronic Chimurenga South Africa
City Press South Africa
Coastweek Kenya
Daily Graphic Ghana
Daily Monitor Ethiopia n/a
Daily Monitor Uganda
Daily Nation Kenya
Daily News Botswana
Daily News Tanzania
Daily Observer Liberia
Daily Times Malawi
East African Dar Es Salaam
Echos (daily ed.) Mali
Echos (weekly ed.) Mali
Ethiopian Herald Ethiopia
L’Express Mauritius
Foroyaa Gambia
Ghanaian Times Ghana
Guardian Nigeria
Guardian Tanzania
Herald Zimbabwe
Ika Weekly Nigeria
Independent Nigeria n/a
Informative Lesotho
Inquirer Liberia
Islam Info Cote d'Ivoire n/a
Karibu Comoros
Khetsi ea Limo Lesotho n/a
Lentsoe la Basotho Lesotho n/a
Lesotho Times Lesotho n/a
Lesotho Today Lesotho
Literaturnaia Rossiia Russia
Mail & Guardian South Africa
Malawi News Malawi
Maluti Lesotho n/a
Messager Cameroon
Moeletsi oa Basotho Lesotho n/a
Moithuti Lesotho n/a
Mololi Lesotho n/a
Mosotho Lesotho n/a
Mutations Cameroon
Mukuba Democratic Republic Congo n/a
Mzalendo Tanzania
Namibia Economist Namibia
Nation Benin
Navigator Nigeria n/q
New Democrat Liberia
New Era Namibia
New Vision Uganda
News Day Lesotho n/a
News on Sunday Mauritius
Nigerian Canadian News Canada
Nigerian Tribune Nigeria
People Seychelles n/a
People Daily Kenya
Pink Tongue South Africa
Post Cameroon
Post Lesotho n/a
Post Zambia
Potentiel Democratic Republic Congo
Prosperite Democratic Republic Congo
Public Eye Lesotho
Punch Nigeria
Quiproquo Democratic Republic Congo n/a
Rai Tanzania
Reliance Nigeria n/a
Renouveau du Burundi Burundi
Reperes Cameroon n/a
Republicain Mali n/a
Sahel Niger
Sahel dimanche Niger
Sika'a Togo n/a
Southern Cross South Africa
Sowetan South Africa
Spectator Ghana
Standard Kenya
Sud Quotidien Senegal
Sunday Mail Zimbabwe
Taifa Leo Kenya
Temoin Senegal n/a
Times of Zambia Zambia
Urhobo Voice Nigeria
Uhuru Democratic Republic Congo n/a
Uhuru Tanzania
Vanguard Nigeria
Voz Cape Verde n/a
Wal Fadjri Senegal
Watan Algeria



Contact Info:
Periodicals and Newspapers Reading Room
Northwestern University Library
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston, IL 60208
847-491-7633  (*Circulation Desk)
Send Email