30-Jan-2019 to 18:46

Mauritel workers on indefinite strike

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Workers of the Morocco-Mauritanian telecommunications company (Mauritel), the largest telephone operator in the country, began an indefinite strike, union sources in the company said Wednesday.

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24-Jan-2019 to 13:47

Newspaper copies seized in protest-ridden Sudan

APA-Sudan (Khartoum) — The authorities in Sudan on Tuesday confiscated copies of al-Jareda daily newspaper amidst nationwide protests, demanding an end to President Omar al-Bashir’s 30-year rule.

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22-Jan-2019 to 09:27

AU cancels 'high-level delegation' visit to Kinshasa - Rwandan media

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The African Union (AU) has called off the visit of a high-level delegation to Kinshasa on Monday, following another a closed-door meeting over the weekend between Rwandan President Paul Kagame and another official delegation from Kinshasa.

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22-Jan-2019 to 08:31

Court orders Zimbabwe’s gov’t to restore internet connectivity

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A Zimbabwean judge has ordered the government to restore internet connectivity which was scrambled following last week’s fuel price hike protests.

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21-Jan-2019 to 09:55

Farafenni bristling with activity ahead of landmark bridge launch

APA-Farafenni (By Kebba Ansu Manneh, The Gambia) — The Gambian border town of Farafenni is bristling with activities ahead of the official opening on Monday of a landmark bridge linking both halves of the country.

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19-Jan-2019 to 12:41

Thousands of Ghanaians attend funeral of slain investigative journalist

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Thousands of Ghanaian mourners on Friday thronged the funeral and burial ceremony of the slain investigative journalist Ahmed Hussein Suale in Accra.

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19-Jan-2019 to 08:37

Call by the opposition to tackle lawlessness, nomination of new overlord dominat...

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Ghanaian press on Saturday focuses on the call by the largest opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) party to government to tackle lawlessness in the country and the nomination of the new Overlord of Dagbon to succeed the late Yaa Naa Yakubu Adani.

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