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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.