01-Aug-2016 to 11:43

Sierra Leone press zooms on politics

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Monday’s edition of the Sierra Leonean papers is dominated by politics, from the indecisiveness of the main opposition Sierra Leone Peoples Party (SLPP) to hold its much anticipated delegate conference, to the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) party’s tough stance against its growing number of flag bearer aspirants.

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01-Aug-2016 to 10:45

Liberian press highlight plot to unseat House Speaker, three on INTERPOL wanted...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The plot to unseat House Speaker Alex Tyler and INTERPOL placing three Liberians on its wanted list dominate the headlines in the Monday, August 1 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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01-Aug-2016 to 09:50

Nigeria: Press zoom crash in price of tomatoes, fleeing of resident over militan...

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The crash in price of tomatoes and the relocation of residents over militants' threat to declare self government were the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Monday.

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01-Aug-2016 to 09:34

Ghana: Crush police attackers, BoG course to reducing inflation make the headlin...

APA-Accra (Ghana) — A call on the police to crush criminals who have targeted them and assurance by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to reduce inflation on Monday made the headlines in Accra.

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01-Aug-2016 to 08:58

Kenya: Odinga’s plea on interest loans, others grab headlines

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s opposition chief Raila Odinga plea to Uhuru Kenyatta to assent to a bill to regulate interest rates, how a man blew off shillings7 million windfall and a zoom into controversial Cabinet Secretary for education Fred Matiang’I, grabbed the headlines of major dailies on Monday.

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31-Jul-2016 to 13:34

Nigerian press awash with bombing of militants, jailbreak

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The continuous military action and bombing of enclaves of militants in south west and the escape of inmates from prison dominated pages of Nigerian newspapers on Sunday.

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30-Jul-2016 to 21:02

Court forces S/Africa broadcaster to reinstate fired journalists

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Following a Labour Court ruling against it, the state-owned South African Broadcasting Corporation will reinstate seven journalists who challenged their dismissals triggered by an editorial ban of certain news items from being aired, the SABC confirmed on Saturday.

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