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The leading commentator on African affairs, New African covers all aspects of life in the vibrant continent. The best-selling magazine features regular articles discussing a broad range of subject areas including politics, business, wildlife and film. Published monthly, New African has consistently brought an African point of view to international news since 1966 and is the essential magazine for government officials, professionals and academics. 

New African is distributed in over 100 countries, and consulted whenever Africa is mentioned. The leading commentator on African affairs and Africa’s best selling magazine.

Latest Issue

The bumper (84page) October / November issue of New African is once again chock-full of the best political, economic and cultural analysis available. Nigeria, Kenya, S Africa, Mali and Angola are under the spotlight this time while a 12 page preview of 1-54, London’s biggest African Art festival leads the culture section. The best columnist writing on Africa are also in fine form. We round up our profiles of the African teams who have qualified for the World Cup and wish them all the very best.

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  • First Issue: January 1977
  • Latest Issue: October/November 2022
  • Issue Count: 490
  • Page Count: 36,861
  • Published: Bi-monthly
  • ISSN: 2051-3054