01-Oct-2019 to 10:45

Rwandan press beams spotlight on court rejection of senate nomination

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The decision by the Rwandan Supreme Court rejecting the nomination of Salama Uwamurera to the country’s Senate on grounds of inexperience, steals the headline for the local newspapers on Tuesday with some of them citing lack of experience in governance and leadership as one of the reasons.

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30-Sep-2019 to 11:16

Rwanda accuses Uganda media of 'negative propaganda'

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda’s State Minister in charge of the East African Community, Olivier Nduhungirehe has accused the Ugandan media of spreading negative propaganda that violates the Luanda agreement, which was meant to end a row between Kigali and Kampala.

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21-Sep-2019 to 11:24

Ghana press beams spotlight on controversial computer placement system, others

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Computerized School Selection Placement System (CSSPS) which is used by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to enroll students into the Senior High Schools in the country for 2019/2020 academic year was marred with so many controversies.

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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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