21-Jun-2020 to 08:58

Africa to roll out mobile based communications on COVID-19 pandemic

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Africa is about to roll out a groundbreaking mobile based public communications platform to provide more than 600 million users across the continent with the latest public health advice.

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20-Jun-2020 to 11:29

Rwanda reopens Kigali International Airport

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Kigali International Airport has reopened to general aviation activity earlier this week as the country switches to ease COVID-19 lockdown measures, an official source confirmed Saturday to APA in Kigali.

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11-Jun-2020 to 17:52

Morocco-Spain power interconnection cable fixed

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The restoration of one of the cables of the second link of the Morocco-Spain electrical interconnection has been completed, the Moroccan Electricity and Drinking Water Authority (ONEE) said.

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10-Jun-2020 to 15:03

AfDB funds feasibility study on Ethiopia railway to Sudan

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $1.2 million grant to Ethiopia to finance a feasibility study for a proposed standard-gauge railway linking the country and neighbouring Sudan.

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01-Jun-2020 to 23:41

S/Africa: Fleeing journalist to be brought back from Lesotho - Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday assured editors in South Africa that he would ensure the safe return of journalist Paul Nthoba who fled to Lesotho last month after police allegedly assaulted him for several days.

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01-Jun-2020 to 02:35

Media a key partner in COVID-19 fight – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s media has played a “pivotal role” in disseminating coronavirus pandemic messages to the public since the first case was reported in March, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday.

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28-May-2020 to 10:03

Rights group urges S/African authorities to probe assault of journalist

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Media rights group Reporters Without Borders (RSF) on Thursday called on the South African authorities to guarantee the freedom and safety of journalists covering the coronavirus epidemic and to punish all those responsible for abuses against reporters.

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