13-Apr-2019 to 08:27

SABC gets new board members

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed eight board members to fill the vacancies on the board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) with immediate effect, the presidency has said.

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05-Apr-2019 to 08:18

Ghana: Press focuses on reduction in port charges

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The press in Ghana on Friday focuses on the coming into effect on Thursday the announced reduction in port charges by Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.

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05-Apr-2019 to 06:37

Zimbabwe gov’t launches probe into police attack on journalists

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe government says it has launched an investigation into an incidence in which the police fired teargas into the offices of an online publication following skirmishes with vendors in central Harare on Thursday.

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02-Apr-2019 to 19:01

Rwanda: Request for editor's provisional release rejected

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — A presiding judge at Nyarugenge intermediate court in Kigali city has ordered ordered the managing editor of English online paper "Great Lakes Voice", Robert Mugabe to be remanded in prison over alleged defilement of a 17-year old girl, a judicial source confirmed to APA on Tuesday.

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31-Mar-2019 to 01:49

South Sudan bans Al-Watan newspaper for one month

APA-Juba-(South Sudan) — South Sudan’s Media Authority has ordered the suspension for 30 days of the Arabic language daily newspaper, Al-Watan, for operating without a valid license.

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28-Mar-2019 to 08:13

Liberian newspapers are awash with trials of former ULIMO commander, Associate S...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Switzerland approving the trial of former ULIMO commander and final ruling the impeachment trial of Associate Supreme court justice Ja’neh dominate the headlines in the Thursday, March 28 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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19-Mar-2019 to 08:42

Press focuses on police/military brutalities on journalists

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The press in Accra on Tuesday highlights police and military brutalities visited in journalists since the year 2006 in Ghana.

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