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09-Sep-2014 to 11:38

South Sudanese leader assents to long awaited media bills

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has on Tuesday signed into law the long awaited media bills to help regulate activities of media practitioners in the country.

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09-Sep-2014 to 10:55

Former ruling party’s denial of assassination claims dominates Malawi media

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The People's Party (PP) of former President Joyce Banda dismissed President Peter Mutharika's claims that it plotted to assassinate him and the application to the High Court by Former Justice and Constitutional Affairs Ralph Kasambara to discharge his money laundering case, are some of the stories that dominated in the Malawi newspapers on Tuesday.

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08-Sep-2014 to 18:52

Gambian press headlines bank robbery, Ebola

APA-Banjul (Gambia) — The arrest of at least two people by the police for allegedly robbing a branch of Guaranty Trust Bank in The Gambia, and precautions by the major hospital to increase alert levels against Ebola dominated newspapers in Banjul on Monday.

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08-Sep-2014 to 12:54

Approval imminent for pending South Sudan media bills

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The Press Secretary to the South Sudanese President, Ateny Wek Ateny on Sunday disclosed to the media that the long awaited draft copies of the South Sudan media bills have reached the President’s table.

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08-Sep-2014 to 11:49

Gyan brother’s assault, power stability, others dominate Ghanaian press

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The assault of Daily Graphic reporter by the brother of Black Stars skipper Asamoah Gyan, power stability and President Mahama’s discuss on cholera and Ebola virus at Fetu Festival at Cape Coast dominated newspapers on Monday.

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08-Sep-2014 to 10:52

African gov’ts, media must work together – Deputy Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — There is room for media and African governments to work together towards a sustained developmental agenda for the continent, a senior official in the South African Presidency said Monday.

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07-Sep-2014 to 12:20

Nigerian press on insurgents, Eagles defeat, pilgrimage

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The retreat of insurgents from Bama town following an aerial bombardment by Nigerian fighter jets, a threat by Ebola virus volunteers and Congo’s defeat of the Super Eagles in Nations Cup qualifier led major newspapers on Sunday.

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