27-Jan-2023 to 10:59

IATA welcomes restoration of Somali airspace to Class A

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomes the reclassification of airspace over Somalia and the surrounding region to Class A after three decades.

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12-Jan-2023 to 19:48

Ethiopia: Six-month earning from telecom services tops $632m

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethio-Telecom announced it has earned $632.99 million during the first half-year of this Ethiopian fiscal year which began on July 8, 2022.

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03-Jan-2023 to 12:05

Abidjan: Media top guns sanctioned over miscued Ouattara speech

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The senior Ivorian officials have been sanctioned following a bungled rebroadcast of an unrelated speech by President Alassan Ouattara on 1 January 2023.

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28-Dec-2022 to 07:35

S/Africa: ANC vote-buying allegations, Ramaphosa-Zuma feud top news

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Vote-buying allegations against President Cyril Ramaphosa and the ongoing private prosecution saga between President Cyril Ramaphosa and his predecessor Jacob Zuma were among the major stories in the South African press on Wednesday.

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28-Dec-2022 to 06:54

Zimbabwe media spotlights S/Africa tanker explosion, others

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Topical news in Zimbabwe’s media on Wednesday included confirmation that at least four nationals were among those killed in a gas tanker explosion in South Africa and the warning of destructive rains headed the country’s way over the coming week.

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27-Dec-2022 to 09:15

S/African media zooms in on gas tanker blast aftermath, others

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The aftermath of the weekend’s deadly gas tanker explosion, a protest against alleged racism at a holiday resort and the busting of a vehicle smuggling ring dominated newsstands in South Africa on Tuesday.

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27-Dec-2022 to 07:58

Poll delimitation report, armyworm fears grab Zimbabwe media attention

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s media was on Tuesday awash with news about the presentation of a preliminary delimitation report by the country’s electoral body to President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a possible armyworm outbreak and a shortage of driver’s licence discs.

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