COMMUNICATION | COMMUNICATION

22-Feb-2019 to 12:15

Int’l partners condemn “incitetful messages” in Liberian media

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The United Nations, African Union Liaison Office and the Office of the Special Representative of the ECOWAS Commission in Liberia have issued a joint statement condemning the recent insightful messages in the media.

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19-Feb-2019 to 08:17

Sierra Leone: Papers zoom in on rift within ruling party, others

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Tuesday’s edition of Sierra Leonean dailies carry a host of dominant stories, notably an emerging power struggle within the ruling Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) and protests by the opposition and pro-democracy campaigners against a presidential declaration on rape.

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14-Feb-2019 to 10:01

Namibian press focuses on parliament opening, others

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — An opposition call for President Hage Geingob to reign in his cabinet ministers, ruling Swapo Party squabbles and the ejection of a football official were some of the top news stories in the Namibian press on Thursday.

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14-Feb-2019 to 06:08

Use radio to build bridges – S/African Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa on Wednesday joined the rest of the world in celebrating World Radio Day, with Communications Deputy Minister Pinky Kekana saying that the country must harness the power of radio to promote social cohesion.

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13-Feb-2019 to 12:38

Namibian press zooms in on poor sanitation, oil spill

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibia press on Wednesday zoomed in on the state of sanitation in public schools, the shutdown of city’s water work and flesh calls for the return of a scared traditional belt that has a historical significance to the Ovambanderu community.

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13-Feb-2019 to 07:45

Zimbabwe gov’t approves repeal of draconian media law

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwean government has approved the repeal of the controversial Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act (AIPPA) which is seen as one of the relics of a media crackdown by former president Robert Mugabe’s government.

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12-Feb-2019 to 20:33

Senegal: Reporters demand probe into poll campaign violence

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — A host of professional media organizations have issued a joint statement, demanding an investigation into the violence witnessed in the eastern town of Tambacounda in which one man died on Monday.

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