About this Database

News from and about Africa. Sources include over 130 publishers with content in both French and English. Independent, government- and opposition-controlled content providers are represented among the sources, as well as both text and audio from the BBC and Radio France International (RFI). AllAfrica.com's staff also publish pages on business, conflict resolution, the environment, the arts, books, education, media, and more. Harvard's subscription allows access to a searchable news archive that dates from 1996.