COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

09-Jan-2020 to 15:48

Nigeria releases new regulations on broadcasting

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria's National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has been directed to implement the 70 percent local content in broadcasting as part of new regulations to create more jobs, and boost advertisement in the sector.

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09-Jan-2020 to 14:49

Top journo weighs in on anti-French sentiment in Africa

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Anti-French discourse, which has been spreading for several months in Africa, especially in Sahelian countries bedeviled by terrorism, “is fundamentally political, and the discredit cast on France serves interests less avowable than what some would be willing to claim,” independent journalist Guillaume Lafargue said.

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09-Jan-2020 to 09:04

Ghana: Fight against police corruption, signing of performance contract, grab me...

APA-Accra (Ghana) — A promise by the police chief to deal with corrupt police personnel and warning to non-performing state owned enterprises on Thursday grab media headlines.

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07-Jan-2020 to 15:12

Botswana telecoms market to breach US$500m revenue mark by 2023 – Report

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s telecommunication services market is expected to grow from US$407 million in 2018 to US$519 million by 2023 at a compound annual global rate (CAGR) of five percent over the 2018-2023 period due to growth in mobile data and fixed broadband segments, according to a report released by GlobalData on Tuesday.

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02-Jan-2020 to 09:24

Ghana: Year of Return, corruption others grab media spotlight

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Year of Return, ex-president Rawlings on corruption and mass immunization of tilapia fish farms are among the stories making headlines in Ghana on Thursday.

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02-Jan-2020 to 09:16

Nigeria’s Press agog with payment of minimum wage, bombing of Boko Haram

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The willingness of more states to pay the new national minimum wage and the airstrike against Boko Haram are some of the trending stories in the press on Friday.

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31-Dec-2019 to 09:55

Liberian newspapers headline President’s vow to protect peace, cancelation of pr...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia's President George Manneh Weah has assured Liberians and foreign residents that there will be no instability in the country under his administration.

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