02-Jun-2019 to 08:52

Sierra Leone: Papers dominated by Friday’s police crackdown

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Last Friday’s crackdown by the Sierra Leone Police on supporters of the main opposition All People’s Congress (APC) dominate Monday’s edition of the country’s dailies.

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31-May-2019 to 08:52

Liberian newspapers headline June 7 protest, Senate rejection of tenure bill

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — ECOWAS meeting with President Weah on June 7 protest and Senators rejecting President Weah’s tenure bill dominate the headlines in the Friday, May 31 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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18-May-2019 to 11:10

Jailed Somaliland journalist injured during arrest

APA-Hargeisa (Somalia) — Authorities in the breakaway state of Somaliland are detaining television reporter Abdirahman Keyse Mohamed, also known as Tungub, after he was injured by a shot from the police.

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17-May-2019 to 21:44

Gabon suspends two newspapers over defamation claims

APA-Libreville (Gabon) — Two newspapers in Gabon have been suspended by the country's media regulator over defamation claims.

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17-May-2019 to 15:07

Liberia marks World Telecommunications, Information Society Day

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Manneh Weah has issued a proclamation as Liberia joined the rest of the world to mark World Telecommunications and Information Society Day on Friday.

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07-May-2019 to 08:14

Liberian newspapers headline terror threats, warning against irresponsible speec...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Pending the planned June 7 protest, threats by ex-generals, as well as Charles and Agnes Taylor the United Kingdom has waned of a possible terrorist infiltration from around the sub-region.

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03-May-2019 to 16:32

Kenyan journalists still facing attacks

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenyan journalists are celebrating world press day with mixed reactions as attacks on the trade still continue to erode the goods the trade seeks to achieve, according to a report released on Friday.

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