30-Jul-2016 to 12:52

Nigerian press spotlights $321m Abacha loot, others

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The government of Switzerland's plan to return a $321 million Abacha-era loot to Nigeria and the continuing military campaign against Niger Delta militants and pipeline vandals were some of the trending stories in newspapers on Saturday.

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29-Jul-2016 to 19:34

Ghanaian reporter convicted of contempt by parliament

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Parliament in Ghana on Friday revoked the accreditation of the parliamentary correspondent of state-owned Daily Graphic newspaper, Mark Anthony Vinorkor, for publishing contemptuous matter about the House.

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29-Jul-2016 to 12:02

Ghana: Supreme Court ruling, request dominates media

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Supreme Court's dismissal of a case filed by an opposition Member of Parliament (MP) and request by the same court for documents covering two former detainees from Guantanamo Bay on Friday dominated the media in Ghana.

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29-Jul-2016 to 08:16

Kenya: School arson and Odinga’s options ahead of poll, grabs headlines

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The ongoing school arson across the country and opposition chief options ahead of the 2017 polls, grabbed the attention of major Kenyan dailies on Friday.

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28-Jul-2016 to 21:09

Guinean minister urges public access to govt activities

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea’s Communications Minister, Rachid Ndiaye, on Thursday proposed the creation of a Communications Fund intended to “enhance the visibility of government action,” official sources revealed.

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28-Jul-2016 to 11:43

Ghana: Press awash with jailing of journalist, radio panelists

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The press in Accra was awash with stories on the jailing of a journalist and two radio panelists by the Supreme Court of Ghana on Wednesday.

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