COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

09-Aug-2016 to 21:46

Botswana: Media watchdog condemns arrest of journalists, protesters

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Media and Allied Workers Union (BOMAWU) on Tuesday condemned the arrest and brief detention of some its members including its President Philemon Mmeso by the police in Gaborone on Monday.

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09-Aug-2016 to 13:08

Mali: Over 40 radio stations broadcast without authorization

APA-Bamako (Mali) — A total of 43 private radio stations, including 11 in Bamako, broadcast without authorization, the Communication Authority Agency (HAC) says.

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09-Aug-2016 to 10:00

Sierra Leone press focuses on death of businessman, parliament, others

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The death of Sierra Leone's foremost businessman, Mosery Fadika, took center stage in many of the country's papers on Tuesday.

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09-Aug-2016 to 10:00

Liberian newspapers zoom on shooting in Bomi County, death of oldest woman at ag...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The shooting in Bomi County at the weekend and the death of Liberia’s oldest woman at age 153 dominate the headlines in the Tuesday, August 9 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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09-Aug-2016 to 09:35

Ghana: Go back to work, Koala robbers jailed 150 years, make the headlines

APA-Accra (Ghana) — A call on striking government workers to return to post and the jailing of shopping mall robbers on Tuesday made the headlines in Accra.

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09-Aug-2016 to 08:49

Kenya: Jubilee party nominations and voter register grab headlines

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Jubilee nomination and the reasons why Raila Odinga wants new register before the 2017 polls, grabbed headlines of major Kenyan dailies on Tuesday.

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08-Aug-2016 to 10:12

Botswana: Cellphone most used device to access internet

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A report released by Statistics Botswana on Monday shows that the most common device used to access the internet in the country is the mobile phone.

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