27-Mar-2020 to 09:03

Ghana: Press highlights Presidential concern on possible lockdown

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The press in Accra on Friday highlights the concern expressed by President Nana Akufo-Addo over calls for a lockdown of the country in the wake of escalating figures in COVID-19 cases.

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27-Mar-2020 to 08:50

Nigeria: Press focuses on plans to release inmates, fears of food shortage, evac...

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The plan to release awaiting trial inmates nationwide, fear of food shortage and the report of evacuation of Europeans are some of the trending stories in the Nigerian press on Friday.

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25-Mar-2020 to 15:58

Press focuses on 53 COVID-19 cases in Ghana

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Ghanaian press on Wednesday focuses on 53 coronavirus cases recorded in the country as of the end of Tuesday.

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24-Mar-2020 to 18:58

Cote d'Ivoire encourages teleworking amid Covid-19 outbreak

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Ivorian Ministry of Digital Economy and Posts asked all business leaders and heads of public administrations to opt for teleworking solutions to relieve office congestion as part of the fight against Covid-19.

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23-Mar-2020 to 09:52

Liberian newspapers headline declaration of national health emergency over coron...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Liberian Government declaring Coronavirus a national health emergency and the appointment of several officials by President George Weah dominate the headlines in the Monday, March 23 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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20-Mar-2020 to 10:09

Sierra Leone: Press dominated by coronavirus

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Friday’s edition of Sierra Leonean papers are dominated by reports on the coronavirus and the efforts the government is taken to prevent it from entering the country.

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19-Mar-2020 to 09:27

Liberian newspapers headline Coronavirus outbreak, $40m World Bank budget suppor...

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Measures to contain the Coronavirus and World Bank providing a US$40 million support to Liberia dominate the headlines in the Thursday, March 19 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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