COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

20-Oct-2021 to 11:26

S/African editors mark "Black Wednesday", condemn attacks on journalists

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Attacks on journalists are becoming commonplace in South Africa as evidenced by reports that two eNCA journalists were robbed at Khayelitsha Township in Cape Town, the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) said on Wednesday.

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15-Oct-2021 to 13:50

S/Africa’s editors body clocks 25 years of media freedom

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s editors called on their compatriots to continue being the “first line of defence” for journalists as they celebrated 25 years of championing media freedom in the country.

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13-Oct-2021 to 13:04

Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Nigerian city

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Airlines has announced the resumption of its weekly passenger flight services to Enugu, Nigeria.

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28-Sep-2021 to 23:50

Ethiopia to issue new telephone operator license by January

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Communications Authority (ECA) Tuesday announced a deadline to issue the second new mobile network operator license by January 2022.

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14-Sep-2021 to 19:36

Ethiopia invites proposals to partially privatize telecom

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia on Tuesday released a Request for Proposal (“RFP”) for the proposed sell-off of a 40% stake in state-owned carrier Ethio Telecom to private investors.

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08-Sep-2021 to 10:44

Kenyan journo is new AfDB Communications Director

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Kenyan journalist, Solomon Mugera, has been appointed Director of Communications and External Relations of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group.

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01-Sep-2021 to 23:24

Rape show row: One year suspended sentence for Ivorian TV presenter

APA-Abidjan (Ivory Coast) — Ivory Coast's renowned radio host Yves de M’Bella, who is at the centre of a row over a rape show on private Ivorian television channel NCI, was on Wednesday given 12 months in prison with a suspended sentence and a 2 million CFA francs fine.

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