24-Aug-2016 to 12:34

Release of ex-MP from prison, reaction to opposition rally dominate Gambian pres...

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The release on bail of former parliamentarian, Tina Faal from state central prison, reaction of the ruling party to the newest opposition party's rally in the coastal town of Bakau were the headline stories in Gambian newspapers on Wednesday.

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24-Aug-2016 to 08:57

Kenya: Odinga’s Presidential ambitions, others grab headlines

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga Presidential ambitions, Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) report and a proposal to block party hopping among MP’s, grabbed the attention of major dailies on Wednesday.

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23-Aug-2016 to 13:25

Trial of former MP, Rio Olympics dominate Gambian press

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The controversial adjournment of the trial involving a former female parliamentarian at the Banjul Magistrates' Court and the authorities' comments on the performance of Gambian athletes at the just concluded Olympics Games in Rio were the headline stories in Gambian newspapers on Tuesday.

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23-Aug-2016 to 12:02

Ghana: Presidential pardon, arrest of car snatchers grabs newspaper headlines

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The granting of presidential remission to jailed National Democratic Congress (NDC) activists and the arrest of a car snatching syndicate on Tuesday grabbed the headlines of Ghanaian newspapers.

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23-Aug-2016 to 09:18

Liberian newspapers zoom on lawmaker legal battle, minister’s funeral

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The supreme court reserving ruling in Tyler’s complaint and the funeral of fallen Minister of State for presidential affairs Dr. Johnny McClain dominate the headlines in the Tuesday, August 23 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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23-Aug-2016 to 08:32

Ailing former Kenyan leader, others grab headlines

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Ailing former Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), and mystery of six people killed in connection with the murder of controversial businessman Jacob Juma, grabbed the headlines of major dailies on Tuesday.

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22-Aug-2016 to 12:25

Minister's rage over delayed contracts, wanted pastor, dominate Ghanaian Press

APA-Accra (Ghana) — An expression of fury over delayed government road projects and the police invitation of a 'flogging pastor' on Monday dominated the headlines.

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