18-Aug-2016 to 09:46

Liberian newspapers zoom on road accident, intervention of traditional chiefs

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — An accident involving a Ghanaian truck that claimed lives and the intervention of traditional chiefs in the lower house brouhaha dominate the headlines in the Thursday, August 18 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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18-Aug-2016 to 08:50

Ghana: Press focus on arrest and escape of 'robber cops', allegations of NDC vot...

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The press in Ghana on Thursday focused on the arrest and escape of two policemen involved in a robbery and allegations of vote buying leveled against National Democratic Congress (NDC) party.

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18-Aug-2016 to 08:22

Kenya: Measures to tame political defectors, others grab headlines

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Measures to tame political defectors, corruption and nepotism in 39 Counties and safeguards to protect this year’s primary and secondary school examinations, grabbed the attention of major dailies on Thursday.

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17-Aug-2016 to 19:37

Gambian media mourns veteran TV broadcaster

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The media fraternity in The Gambia is mourning the death of state television broadcaster, Kebba Dibba who has died at the age of 51.

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17-Aug-2016 to 13:35

Wanted traditional chief, shooting of armed robbers dominate Ghanaian press

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The announcement by the police that a traditional chief is wanted for fraud and the shooting of two armed robbers by the police on Wednesday made the headlines of Ghanaian newspapers.

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17-Aug-2016 to 12:06

Death of veteran journalist, trial of former MP dominate Gambian press

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — News of the sudden death of veteran Gambian journalist, Kebba Dibba and the continuation of trial of a former female parliamentarian dominated the headlines in Gambian newspapers on Wednesday.

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17-Aug-2016 to 10:48

Liberian newspapers zoom on politics, Sweden’s plan to deport Gay footballer

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — House Speaker Alex Tyler’s refusal to recuse himself or resign and Sweden’s plan to deport Gay Liberian footballer dominate the headlines in the Wednesday, August 17 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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