APA-Cape Coast (Ghana) — Following the announcement by the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) that fuel prices will be cut by 2 percent effective Tuesday, Ghanaians have been hailing the move but demanded that the government do more to stabilize the local currency and strengthen the economy.
APA-Banjul (Gambia) — The Gambia has been suspended by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) over an apparent failure by the government to heed a warning in September not to interfere in the running of the National Olympic Committee, APA can report quoting an online news outlet on Monday.
APA-Accra (Ghana) — Following media report on Monday that President John Dramani Mahama has insisted that Ghana is yet to take a decision on a request from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to host the 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON), social media have been flooded with various comments lambasting the president for not taking a decisive position.
APA-Banjul (Gambia) — Stories emanating from the launching of several development projects in the Greater Banjul Area, as part of activities marking the 20th anniversary of President Yahya Jammeh's accession to power dominate Monday newspapers in the Gambia.
APA - Abuja (Nigeria) — Redefining Nigeria’s unemployment data, wider negotiations with Boko Haram insurgents and the sect’s factions threat to peace talks and probe of legislators over $50,000 alleged bribe are the main stories in Nigerian newspapers on Monday.