Website of the Association of Commonwealth Universities. You will find a broad list of partner universities inclduing African ones. The ACU also publishes interesting documents. Unfortunately, most of them are only available to members. Some of the documents under "Reports and Papers", and all of the documents under "Student information summaries" are available to all. There, you will e.g. find the interesting reports of Jonathan Harle about access to information in African Universities. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
"The World Report series is a biennial report series that reports on the state of the world in terms of freedom of access to information, freedom of expression and related issues." You will find a country-oriented map interface and a question-oriented interface. The report will give you information on the amount of libraries in a specific country, on internet users and other things.
[according to site editor’s information] ... [supplemented]