Tag: news

Does Ghana’s constitution protect the media?

One of the areas of protection the new constitution offered was the independence of the media and of expression. But are these enforced? And has the media felt their positive impact?

How social media and fake news are battering traditional media in Kenya

George Ogola | University of Central Lancashire The recent Kenyan elections firmly demonstrated the incursion and perhaps even gradual institutionalisation of fake news as an actor in modern politics, particularly during elections. Although the...

Zimbabwe finmin revises 2017 economic growth forecast to 3.7 pct: state newspaper

Zimbabwe's economy is now expected to grow 3.7 percent this year, from an initial projection of 1.7 percent, the finance minister was quoted as saying by the state-owned Herald newspaper on Friday. The...

CNBC Africa launches on Les Bouquets Canal+

On Thursday, March 2nd, CNBC Africa, Africa’s leading business and financial news channel, added another broadcast platform to their arsenal. CNBC Africa welcomes the broadcast alignment with Canal Plus Group who broadcasts...