Reporters Without Borders

Home page - Africa

Another arrest

Censorship

Somalia

RWB condemns the targeted killing of independent Somali journalist, Yusuf Keynan

Reporters Without Borders strongly condemns the targeted murder of Somali independent journalist Yusuf Keynan in Mogadishu on 21 June. Police (...)

Published on 23 June 2014 Read

Zimbabwe

One step forward, three steps back for freedom of information

  There was a partial victory for freedom of information on 12 June when the Constitutional court ruled that criminal proceedings for defamation (...)

Published on 21 June 2014 Read

Rwanda

Information hero Agnès Uwimana Nkusi finally released

Behind bars since July 2010, Nkusi initially faced up to 17 years in prison on charges of inciting “civil disobedience”, “prompting division”, and (...)

Published on 18 June 2014 Read

CAR

International community urged to protect journalists in CAR

“You don’t check your facts. You lie. You say anything. We’ll soon deal with you.” “We read your articles. You are calling for the army’s return. (...)

Published on 18 June 2014 Read

DRC

Political broadcasts banned before elections

The tension has been fuelled by the government’s announcement of a constitutional reform before the presidential election. The opposition fears (...)

Published on 17 June 2014 Read

Ethiopia

Investigation stalls in case of nine detained journalists and bloggers

The nine journalists remain in jail waiting for the next hearing. Tesfalem Waldyes of Addis Standard, Edom Kasaye, a former Addis Zemen employee, (...)

Published on 17 June 2014 Read

Nigeria

Army seizes newspaper issues day after day on “security” grounds

Reporters Without Borders condemns the army’s many seizures of newspapers, throughout Nigeria and urges the authorities to respect the public’s (...)

Published on 11 June 2014 Read

CAR

“Your message has not been sent”

Reporters Without Border condemns the announcement by the Central African Republic’s ministry of communications that SMS messages are banned “from (...)

Published on 4 June 2014 Read

First page - Previous page 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 -Next page - Last page

PRESS FREEDOM INDEX

INTERNET ENEMIES

COUNTRY FILES

close
close
close
Contact us | Who we are ? | Our U.S chapter | CGU