COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

11-Mar-2019 to 12:30

Ghana press zooms in on president’s call for patriotism

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The press in Ghana on Monday focuses on a call by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on the citizens of the country to uphold patriotism.

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05-Mar-2019 to 13:42

Botswana ropes in Facebook to probe child porn cases

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Police said Tuesday that it has roped in Facebook to probe rampant distribution of child pornography by users of the social media network in the country.

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01-Mar-2019 to 16:08

Nigeria’s internet users top 113 million

AA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to more than 113.8 million in January 2018, the coiuntry's communications commission revealed.

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22-Feb-2019 to 12:15

Int’l partners condemn “incitetful messages” in Liberian media

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The United Nations, African Union Liaison Office and the Office of the Special Representative of the ECOWAS Commission in Liberia have issued a joint statement condemning the recent insightful messages in the media.

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19-Feb-2019 to 08:17

Sierra Leone: Papers zoom in on rift within ruling party, others

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Tuesday’s edition of Sierra Leonean dailies carry a host of dominant stories, notably an emerging power struggle within the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) and protests by the opposition and pro-democracy campaigners against a presidential declaration on rape.

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14-Feb-2019 to 10:01

Namibian press focuses on parliament opening, others

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — An opposition call for President Hage Geingob to reign in his cabinet ministers, ruling Swapo Party squabbles and the ejection of a football official were some of the top news stories in the Namibian press on Thursday.

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14-Feb-2019 to 06:08

Use radio to build bridges – S/African Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa on Wednesday joined the rest of the world in celebrating World Radio Day, with Communications Deputy Minister Pinky Kekana saying that the country must harness the power of radio to promote social cohesion.

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