09-Oct-2019 to 10:50

Gambia to close down some diplomatic missions amid financial crisis

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia is closing down some diplomatic missions as part of efforts to cut government spending, said Saikou Ceesay, Communications Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad.

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08-Oct-2019 to 09:50

Rwanda: US pastor detained over hate speech

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The manager of one of the Christian community radio stations in Rwanda, Amazing Grace FM, Pastor Gregory Ryan Schoof is spending a second day in police custody on Tuesday over hate speech allegedly directed at women, APA can report.

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03-Oct-2019 to 09:22

Rwanda: Newspapers headline trial of 25 members of armed group

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan newspapers on Thursday focused on the a trial of 25 members of an armed group, Rwanda National Congress (RNC), captured recenty in the Democratic Republic of Congo, with the testimonies in court allegedly pin pointing Burundi and Uganda to be 'knee-deep' in helping the armed group.

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02-Oct-2019 to 09:48

Liberian newspapers headline passing of 2019/2020 budget, establishment of war c...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The House of Representatives passing the 2019/2020 budget and the establishment of a war crimes court dominate the headlines in the Wednesday, October 2 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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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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