COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

03-Dec-2021 to 11:33

MTN holds 5G test run in Cote d’Ivoire

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Telephone service giant MTN Cote d’Ivoire, which is currently conducting a pilot phase of 5G, is the first telecom operator to operate on this technology in the country.

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01-Dec-2021 to 10:19

Euronews ordered to pay €1m to Malagasy company

APA - Paris (France) — This decision by the Commercial Court of Paris comes at a bad time for Euronews.

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02-Nov-2021 to 12:48

Press body demands probe into arrest of S/African journalist

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The South African National Press Club on Tuesday demanded an urgent probe into the arrest of a journalist who was detained while covering this week’s local government elections.

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22-Oct-2021 to 01:00

Ethiopia accuses UK media of misreporting

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia has accused UK’s Telegraph of ‘completely twisting facts and agenda-based reporting’ which involves inaccurately translating Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s speech.

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21-Oct-2021 to 11:55

S/African gov’t slams attacks on journalists

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African presidency on Thursday joined editors in condemning recent attacks on journalists while out on assignment in various communities of the country.

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20-Oct-2021 to 11:26

S/African editors mark "Black Wednesday", condemn attacks on journalists

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Attacks on journalists are becoming commonplace in South Africa as evidenced by reports that two eNCA journalists were robbed at Khayelitsha Township in Cape Town, the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) said on Wednesday.

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15-Oct-2021 to 13:50

S/Africa’s editors body clocks 25 years of media freedom

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s editors called on their compatriots to continue being the “first line of defence” for journalists as they celebrated 25 years of championing media freedom in the country.

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