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(Amharic: “የአፍሪካውያን ድምፅ”)
(English: “The Voice of Africans”)
(Swahili: “Sauti ya Waafrika”)
(Arabic: “صوت الأفارقة”)
(French: “La voix des Africans”)

Press Contact Address

Rachel Browne

Director of International relations in Africa news channel

 Ceo  Phone: +27 (0)790607011 (South Africa, UK)

Ayele Addis Ambelu – Ethiopia News and Program Producer / Director

Contact Us +251918718307 (Ethiopia)

Gashaw Fentahun Yibrea +1 (503) 753-7471

721 Staff, permanent, freelance, and correspondent employers, 52 media channel connections all over Africa, and Promote Africa Union.

FOUNDED: 2010 (9 years ago)

TYPE: News agency, Print Magazine Newspaper, Broadcast Radio, Television online, Media literacy, Event, PR;

COUNTRY: Based in Addis Ababa, serving the whole African continent;

BROADCAST AREA: Providing News for all African media and  representing an association of channels, Print, radio, TV, Satellite, and Internet;

AREA: World Wide

OWNER: Pan Africa Media Union Countries (media-owned institution);


FORMER NAMES: ARMA Media and Art Association  

AFFILIATION: Union of African Media

AFFILIATES: Ethiopian Mass Media Action Amhara Region Media and art association,
FM 98.8,
FM 91.7,


Africa News Channel News Agency is the public-run press agency of the African people’s public media. Africa News Channel is the most prominent and influential media organization in the Union of African Continent and the most significant news agency in the world regarding media affiliation among African language broadcasters. Africa News Channel is a union-level institution subordinate to the African public media and is the highest-ranking public media organ in the continent alongside the African Union.

Africa News Channel links more than 153 African country local media and media education and human right advocacy groups and maintains the main office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia—one for each media station, autonomous region, and directly-administered municipality, plus a military bureau. Africa News Channel is the sole channel for distributing important News related to Africa. Its headquarters in Addis Ababa is strategically located near the African Union, which houses the center of the diplomats, ambassadors, and missionaries of the world in Ethiopia, the Tana high-level forum of Africa at Bahir Dar Ethiopia, and the office of the President.

Africa News Channel is a publisher as well as a news agency—it owns more than a dozen newspapers and a dozen magazines, and it publishes in several languages, besides local African language, including English, German, Spanish, French, Russian, Portuguese, Arabic, Japanese and Korean, also publishing in cyberspace.


Click the country name to learn more about each African nation.