COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

13-Oct-2021 to 13:04

Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Nigerian city

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Airlines has announced the resumption of its weekly passenger flight services to Enugu, Nigeria.

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28-Sep-2021 to 23:50

Ethiopia to issue new telephone operator license by January

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Communications Authority (ECA) Tuesday announced a deadline to issue the second new mobile network operator license by January 2022.

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14-Sep-2021 to 19:36

Ethiopia invites proposals to partially privatize telecom

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia on Tuesday released a Request for Proposal (“RFP”) for the proposed sell-off of a 40% stake in state-owned carrier Ethio Telecom to private investors.

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08-Sep-2021 to 10:44

Kenyan journo is new AfDB Communications Director

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Kenyan journalist, Solomon Mugera, has been appointed Director of Communications and External Relations of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group.

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01-Sep-2021 to 23:24

Rape show row: One year suspended sentence for Ivorian TV presenter

APA-Abidjan (Ivory Coast) — Ivory Coast's renowned radio host Yves de M’Bella, who is at the centre of a row over a rape show on private Ivorian television channel NCI, was on Wednesday given 12 months in prison with a suspended sentence and a 2 million CFA francs fine.

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01-Sep-2021 to 09:45

C/d’Ivoire gets $25,000 from US to label news websites

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Network of Online Media Professionals of Cote d’Ivoire (REPPRELCI) has received from the US Embassy in Abidjan $25,000 (about 12.5 million CFA francs) funding for the implementation of a project to label news websites and other activities aimed at mitigating online disinformation and harmful misinformation.

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17-Jul-2021 to 08:57

Ethio-telecom earns nearly $1,3b revenue

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethio-telecom earned nearly $1,3 billion revenue in the past Ethiopian fiscal year which ended on July 8,2021.

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