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The Continent

Welcome to The Continent

The Continent is a weekly newspaper produced in partnership with the Mail & Guardian.

It showcases the best reporting from journalists across Africa.

Although we encourage you to share it every week, please do not share indiscriminately. Pass it on to people who you know will appreciate reliable news from a continental perspective.

FAQ

How much does The Continent cost?

It’s FREE.

I hate WhatsApp but I want to get a copy of The Continent. How do I get one?

Send an email to [email protected] and we will send you a copy or download a copy here.

What is The Continent?

The Continent is a new weekly newspaper that brings together the best reporting on Africa. It is written by journalists across the continent, in partnership with the Mail & Guardian, the continent’s leading independent newspaper.

Why share it on WhatsApp?

By using the same viral networks exploited by disseminators of disinformation, the publication aims to counter the fake news on people’s phones with real news.

How do I subscribe?

To receive your copy of The Continent, email ‘SUBSCRIBE’ to [email protected] or send us a message on WhatsApp or Signal on +27 73 805 6068.

Can I get back issues?

Yes — you can download them below.

Back Issues

The Continent — Issue 93, July 16 2022

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The Continent — Issue 92, July 9 2022

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The Continent — Issue 91, July 2 2022

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The Continent — Issue 90, June 25 2022

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The Continent — Issue 89, June 18 2022

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The Continent — Issue 88, June 11 2022

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The Continent — Issue 87, June 4 2022

The Continent is a free weekly newspaper published by the Adamela Trust in partnership with the Mail & Guardian. Download your copy by clicking...

The Continent — Issue 86, May 28 2022

The Continent is a free weekly newspaper published by the Adamela Trust in partnership with the Mail & Guardian. Download your copy by clicking...

The Continent — Issue 85, May 21 2022

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The Continent — Issue 84, May 14 2022

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