27-Jan-2020 to 09:10

Gambian press headlines police clashes with protesters

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian newspapers on Monday focused on violent clashes between police and rival protesters in the Greater Banjul Area on Sunday.

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25-Jan-2020 to 18:33

S/African opposition apologises to journalists for slander

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa's opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Saturday apologised and retracted allegations made against veteran journalists Thandeka Gqubule and Anton Harber following a court order for the party to do so.

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23-Jan-2020 to 08:44

Liberian newspapers headline death of German national, fire incidence

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The murder of a German national and a fire incident that rendered 42 orphans homeless dominate the headlines in the Thursday, January 23 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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09-Jan-2020 to 15:48

Nigeria releases new regulations on broadcasting

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria's National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has been directed to implement the 70 percent local content in broadcasting as part of new regulations to create more jobs, and boost advertisement in the sector.

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09-Jan-2020 to 14:49

Top journo weighs in on anti-French sentiment in Africa

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Anti-French discourse, which has been spreading for several months in Africa, especially in Sahelian countries bedeviled by terrorism, “is fundamentally political, and the discredit cast on France serves interests less avowable than what some would be willing to claim,” independent journalist Guillaume Lafargue said.

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09-Jan-2020 to 09:04

Ghana: Fight against police corruption, signing of performance contract, grab me...

APA-Accra (Ghana) — A promise by the police chief to deal with corrupt police personnel and warning to non-performing state owned enterprises on Thursday grab media headlines.

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07-Jan-2020 to 15:12

Botswana telecoms market to breach US$500m revenue mark by 2023 – Report

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s telecommunication services market is expected to grow from US$407 million in 2018 to US$519 million by 2023 at a compound annual global rate (CAGR) of five percent over the 2018-2023 period due to growth in mobile data and fixed broadband segments, according to a report released by GlobalData on Tuesday.

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