Pluralism Is More Than Figures – RSF and Le Desk Release Media Ownership Monitor Morocco Findings

[RSF] The Moroccan media market has grown in size and complexity since the state’s broadcasting monopoly ended and broadcasting was opened up to private enterprise in 2005. While the state continues to have a significant presence, the media sector is d…

[RSF] The Moroccan media market has grown in size and complexity since the state's broadcasting monopoly ended and broadcasting was opened up to private enterprise in 2005. While the state continues to have a significant presence, the media sector is dominated by the royal family and leading business interests. A survey by the Moroccan news website Le Desk and the international media freedom NGO Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has identified the Moroccan media sector's leading players and their interests outside

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

CRDB Dominates DSE Market Share

[Daily News] Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) turnover declined to 1.01bn/- compared to 85.80bn/- posted on the previous period with the CRDB bank dominating the market share by 85 per cent.

[Daily News] Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) turnover declined to 1.01bn/- compared to 85.80bn/- posted on the previous period with the CRDB bank dominating the market share by 85 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Buhari Congratulates Obiano

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the people of Anambra State, the governorship candidates, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, election observers as well as security agencies on the peaceful conduct of the Novem…

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the people of Anambra State, the governorship candidates, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, election observers as well as security agencies on the peaceful conduct of the November 18 gubernatorial election in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Online GBV Monitoring Comes to Kilimanjaro

[Daily News] KILIMANJARO Women Information Exchange and Community Organisation (KWIECO) here plans introducing an online monitoring database system for gender based violence statistics.

[Daily News] KILIMANJARO Women Information Exchange and Community Organisation (KWIECO) here plans introducing an online monitoring database system for gender based violence statistics.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Soodhun sues Weekly over suitcases controversy

[L’Express] Police landed at La Sentinelle yesterday, 20 November 2017, to question Touria Prayag, Editor in Chief of Weekly, about a screenshot of a footage showing a staff member dragging two suitcases allegedly belonging to then-Vice-Prime Minister …

[L'Express] Police landed at La Sentinelle yesterday, 20 November 2017, to question Touria Prayag, Editor in Chief of Weekly, about a screenshot of a footage showing a staff member dragging two suitcases allegedly belonging to then-Vice-Prime Minister and Minister of Housing and Lands Showkutally Soodhun, across the custom's area at the YU Lounge upon his arrival from Saudi Arabia by private jet back in August 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

State Unable to Connect Accused to Rust Murder

[News24Wire] The State has been unable to place Johannes Plaatjies in the home of acclaimed Afrikaans author Winnie Rust at the time of her murder, it emerged in the Western Cape High Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] The State has been unable to place Johannes Plaatjies in the home of acclaimed Afrikaans author Winnie Rust at the time of her murder, it emerged in the Western Cape High Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Change Is in the Air in, but So Is Uncertainty

[Daily Maverick] Lawmakers from the two biggest parties in Zimbabwe, the ruling Zanu-PF party now led by Emmerson Mnangagwa, and the Movement for Democratic Change (T) led by opposition figure Morgan Tsvangirai, are set to get Robert Mugabe impeached i…

[Daily Maverick] Lawmakers from the two biggest parties in Zimbabwe, the ruling Zanu-PF party now led by Emmerson Mnangagwa, and the Movement for Democratic Change (T) led by opposition figure Morgan Tsvangirai, are set to get Robert Mugabe impeached in proceedings set to begin on Tuesday, amid suggestions that the veteran leader is plotting a comeback. By MAYNARD MANYOWA.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe