African Newspapers in Print

The African Studies Library currently subscribes to 9 African newspapers in print. We hold the current and previous year’s issues.Please refer to the menu on the right for the following:

  • Older issues of newspapers may be available on microfilm, housed in the African Studies Library.
  • We also hold limited collections of newspapers of Rwanda, (then Zaire), Cameroon and South Africa from the early 1990’s, as well as a collection of Southern African newspapers reporting Nelson Mandela’s release in 1994.
  • The library carries 2010-2012 print editions of the following newspapers:
    • Ethiopia: Ethiopian Herald (English) (older issues on microfilm )
    • Ghana: Ghanaian Times (English)
    • Kenya: Daily Nation (English)
      Standard (English) (older issues on microfilm)
    • Tanzania: Daily News (English) (older issues on microfilm)
                    Mzalendo (Swahili)
    • Uganda: Monitor (English)
      New Vision (English)
    • Zimbabwe: The Herald (English) (older issues on microfilm)