12-Aug-2016 to 19:59

MTN Ghana offers 85% discount on data services to pilgrims

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Mobile Telecommunication Network (MTN) Ghana has offered 85% discount on data services in support of this year's Hajj pilgrims.

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12-Aug-2016 to 11:39

Sierra Leone Press zooms on politics, others

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Friday’s edition of Sierra Leonean papers zooms on politics and a wide range of issues.

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12-Aug-2016 to 10:27

Kenya: Bill to cap interest rates, others grab headlines

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — A bill by parliament to cap high bank interest rates, IEBC rules targeting political campaign spenders and ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi vowing not to work with President Uhuru Kenyatta, grabbed the attention of major dailies on Friday.

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12-Aug-2016 to 09:53

Liberian newspapers zoom on politics, minister suing radio station for defamatio...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The heightening of tension over Speaker Tyler’s removal and the Lands, Mines and Energy Minister filing a lawsuit against radio station for defamation of character dominate the headlines in the Friday, August 12 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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11-Aug-2016 to 09:45

Opposition coalition, rearrests of ex-MP, others dominate Gambian press

APA-Banjul (Gambia) — Gambian newspapers were on Thursday dominated by oppositions' decision to form a united opposition coalition to contest against President Yahya Jammeh in the December Presidential election, the rearrests of Tina Faal, former nominated parliamentarian among other issues.

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11-Aug-2016 to 09:31

Trade union congress dominates Ghanaian media

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The delegates conference of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC) on Thursday dominated the Ghana media with various headlines.

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11-Aug-2016 to 08:22

Kenya: IEBC deal and election spending grab headlines

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Both the Jubilee and opposition agreement on how to pick a new electoral team to manage 2017 polls and official caps on campaign spending in a political system, grabbed the attention of major dailies on Thursday.

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