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    • Sierra Leone: Press focuses on run-off election

      APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leonean newspapers on Friday focus on the pending presidential run-off election, notably preparations of the two contending political parties and a court action threaten...

    • Gates Foundation invests over $1bn on healthcare in Nigeria

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Co-Chair, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Bill Gates, says his Foundation has invested over $1 billion in Nigeria’s healthcare system.

    • Swaziland braces for floods

      APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland's National Disaster Management Agency and the Meteorological Services Department warned on Friday that ongoing rains might result in flooding in parts of the country duri...


    21-Mar-2018 to 20:05

    South Sudan suspends mobile phone operator

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan’s National Communication Authority (NCA) has announced suspending the operation of Vivacell mobile operator with immediate effect.

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    21-Mar-2018 to 19:50

    MTN Ghana to spend $144m on network expansion

    APA-Cape Coast (Ghana) — MTN Ghana is to spend a whooping $144 million on network expansion in the country this year to improve on its national telecommunication network.

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    21-Mar-2018 to 11:10

    Sierra Leone papers zoom in on elections

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Wednesday’s edition of the Sierra Leonean papers is dominated by the electioneering process, particularly the preparations towards the presidential run-off and the outcome of the March 7 first round.

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    18-Mar-2018 to 14:26

    Sudan: Journos jailed for refusing to pay fine

    APA-Sudan-Khartoum — A senior newspaper editor and his reporter in Sudan are serving a one-month jail term over an article about land grabbing after they refused to pay a fine imposed by a court.

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    15-Mar-2018 to 19:59

    Mozambique bans gadgets interfering with telecommunication

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican National Communications Institute (INCM), has imposed a ban on the importation, marketing and use of radio and telecommunications gadgets that interfere with telecommunication services in the country.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 14:45

    Swaziland courts foreign investors for high speed telecoms network

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland Communications Commission chief executive officer Mvila Dlamini says his organisation is engaging potential foreign investors to build infrastructure that is capable of sustaining high speed networks.

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    13-Mar-2018 to 11:24

    Sierra Leone: Press focuses on outcome of elections

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The entire Sierra Leonean nation is at a standstill.

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