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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.

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The July issue of New African looks at some of the most iconic current events from the perspective of the bigger picture and examines the events in the Sudan and The Horn from the perspective of the political evolution of the continent. But Africa is not just about politics; we write about Uganda’s success in curbing the spread of HIV, we look at the effects of climate change, the latest efforts to improve health services, African footballers’ spectacular season in Europe and present a fascinating portrait of female Kora phenomenon Sona Jobarteh.

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  • First Issue: January 1977
  • Latest Issue: July 2019
  • Issue Count: 470
  • Page Count: 35,213
  • Published: Monthly
  • ISSN: 2051-3054

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