19-Sep-2019 to 11:31

Rwanda: Detained 'pornography' journo freed

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan journalist Irené Mulindahabi working for a local TV station who was detained earlier this week by judicial police over distributing pornographic contents has been released from jail on unconditional bail, Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) confirmed Tuesday.

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11-Sep-2019 to 09:43

Liberian newspapers headline president’s leave, trafficking in person report

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President Weah’s office denying reports on social media that the President has asked for six months leave, and the United States Ambassador calling for concerted efforts to improve the Country’s status on the Watch List ranking of the State Department’s annual Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Report dominate the headlines in the Wednesday, September 11 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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10-Sep-2019 to 11:18

Sierra Leone: Union calls for justice for assault on journalists by presidential...

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The umbrella Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) has condemned the alleged assault on two of its members by members of the presidential guard and called for justice.

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02-Sep-2019 to 11:55

Liberian newspapers headline accident involving VP's escort car, Lassa fever out...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The involvement of the Vice President's escort car in a tragic accident and the Lassa Fever outbreak in four Liberian counties dominate the headlines in the Monday, September 2 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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28-Aug-2019 to 20:54

Ethiopia-Eritrea road to be inaugurated September

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The road that connects Ethiopia and Eritrea will be inaugurated this coming Ethiopian New Year which will begin in September 11, 2019, according to Ethiopia’s Ministry of Transport.

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27-Aug-2019 to 09:17

Liberian newspapers headline politics, corruption

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President’s warning political leaders and the trial of former and current CBL officials for misappropriation of public funds dominate the headlines in the Tuesday, August 27 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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24-Aug-2019 to 11:24

CPJ urges Benin to decriminalise press offenses

APA-Cotonou (Benin) — The government of Benin should act to decriminalize press offenses, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Friday, after journalist Ignace Sossou was convicted of false news for reporting on corporate finances.

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