16-Aug-2016 to 08:54

Nigeria: Press focus extra crude oil requirement, court’s ruling on PDP’s conven...

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The advice for daily increase in oil production to recover from losses and the conflicting court ruling on the planned convention of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) were the most used stories in Nigerian newspapers on Tuesday.

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16-Aug-2016 to 08:49

Kenya: Bill to tame high interest rates, others grab headlines

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta receiving the Banking Act (Amendment) Bill to tame high lending rates, details of Jubilee-CORD deal on poll reforms and opposition facing pressure to name a presidential candidate, grabbed the headlines of major dailies on Tuesday.

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16-Aug-2016 to 08:43

Sudanese media focuses on failure of peace talks

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The Sudanese newspapers have focused this Tuesday on the collapse of the peace talks in Addis Ababa between the rebels and the government.

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15-Aug-2016 to 16:47

Liberian court shuts down defaulting communications firm

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice in the Liberian capital Monrovia has ordered that the Sarafina Ventures and Communications Incorporated which operates a chain of radio and television channels be shut down for failing to abide by state regulations.

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15-Aug-2016 to 11:02

Kenya’s first gold at Rio, others grab attention

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s athlete, Jemimah Sumgong who won the women’s Marathon in Rio on Sunday, politicians focus on the 2022 elections and electoral reforms, grabbed the headlines of major dailies on Monday.

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15-Aug-2016 to 09:51

Sierra Leone Press zooms on World Bank support, others

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Monday's edition of the Sierra Leonean papers focus on the visit of the Executive Director of the World Bank for Sub Saharan Africa.

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14-Aug-2016 to 13:08

Nigerian press on Chinese loan, loots in Switzerland, others

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The confusion thrown up by the People's Democratic Party’s lingering leadership crisis and the delay in the repatriation of looted money in Switzerland were some of the stories trending in Nigerian newspapers on Sunday.

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