Utilising a range of customised search objects and filtering algorithms, relevant news from multiple media sources is curated by Africa Alert’s UK-based analysts and delivered directly via email, ensuring that you can see the latest news at your desk or on the move via your mobile device.
Alerts can be delivered weekly, bi-weekly or monthly.

A headline and snippet are provided for each article, ideal for keeping you up to date with all the latest developments. Links are also provided to the original item.

Translation functionality is available for non-English language content, including French and Portuguese.
Articles can be shared with colleagues via the Africa Alert Share facility.

Products Available

  • Standard Alerts. These provide the latest top news stories on a range of subjects – for example:
    Click on any of the above to get a sample of the alert. The sample is not necessarily the latest we have available - please subscribe to get the most up-to-date alerts.
    Contact us if you would like to see some other samples of our alerts that aren't mentioned above
  • Customised Alerts. We can produce alerts to meet your individual requirements. Some examples are Financial Crime in East & West Africa, African Mergers & Acquisitions, Mobile Banking in East Africa and Women's Rights in Africa
  • RSS Feeds. The RSS feed is designed for organisations that want to take Africa Alert content but view it in their own information systems.
    The RSS Alert is created as an RSS 2.0 XML file which can be downloaded and integrated with other content. SSL Protocol is used so that the identity of the client and the content is encrypted.
    Included is a simple API for implementing the Africa Alert features to translate stories and share stories with colleagues.
    Pricing is dependant on the number of end users viewing the Africa Alert content.

    Click RSS Alert Sample to view a sample Alert in RSS form or RSS Technical Guide for more technical information.

Please contact us to find out more, or to receive a trial.