COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

06-Jun-2019 to 12:31

Cameroon to deploy 15,000km of fibre optic

APA-Douala (Cameroun) — Cameroon Telecommunications (CAMTEL), the state-owned telecommunications operator, plans to deploy over 15,000 kilometers of optical fiber to improve the quality of communication in the country, reports said on Thursday.

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06-Jun-2019 to 08:40

Sierra Leone papers zoom in on political violence, others

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Thursday’s edition of the Sierra Leonean papers focused on a wide range of issues, but notably on last week’s political violence.

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03-Jun-2019 to 09:37

Liberian newspapers headline planned June 7 protest

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Weah's assurance that the planned June 7 protest will be peaceful and Council of Patriots rejecting ECOWAS plea for a one-day protest dominate the headlines in Monday's editions of Liberian newspapers.

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02-Jun-2019 to 08:52

Sierra Leone: Papers dominated by Friday’s police crackdown

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Last Friday’s crackdown by the Sierra Leone Police on supporters of the main opposition All People’s Congress (APC) dominate Monday’s edition of the country’s dailies.

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31-May-2019 to 08:52

Liberian newspapers headline June 7 protest, Senate rejection of tenure bill

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — ECOWAS meeting with President Weah on June 7 protest and Senators rejecting President Weah’s tenure bill dominate the headlines in the Friday, May 31 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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18-May-2019 to 11:10

Jailed Somaliland journalist injured during arrest

APA-Hargeisa (Somalia) — Authorities in the breakaway state of Somaliland are detaining television reporter Abdirahman Keyse Mohamed, also known as Tungub, after he was injured by a shot from the police.

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17-May-2019 to 21:44

Gabon suspends two newspapers over defamation claims

APA-Libreville (Gabon) — Two newspapers in Gabon have been suspended by the country's media regulator over defamation claims.

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