Reporters Without Borders

Home page - Africa

Decriminalization in danger


Radio reporter fired upon while covering a demonstration

A reporter for Radio Sauti ya M’kaaji sustained a gunshot injury when police opened fire on a crowd of demonstrators yesterday in Maniema, a (...)

Published on 18 November 2015 Read


Six months later, newspaper editor is questioned about coup attempt

Antoine Kaburahe, the editor of the weekly Iwacu, the only independent media outlet still functioning in Burundi, was questioned for two hours (...)

Published on 16 November 2015 Read


Minister abuses authority to go after privately-owned daily

Reporters Without Borders worries that Gabon’s new communication minister, Alain-Claude Bilie By Nzé, is acting arbitrarily and exceeding his (...)

Published on 12 November 2015 Read


Reporter threatened by Pointe-Noire authorities

Perrin has for days been the target of grave threats from Pointe-Noire’s prefect, police chief, mayor and other officials, and today he was (...)

Published on 27 October 2015 Read


Journalist to be tried for photographing police breaking up meeting

RSF learned on 15 September that Fotso was being held at judicial police headquarters in Yaoundé after being arrested while trying to take photos (...)

Published on 27 October 2015 Read


Cameroon censors on behalf of Republic of Congo

The Cameroonian authorities yesterday prevented Cameroonian journalist Elie Smith from taking part in a TV debate about Democracy in Africa and (...)

Published on 23 October 2015 Read


RFI signal and Internet cut simultaneously in Congo-Brazzaville

Radio France Internationale’s local retransmission signal was disconnected at 6 a.m. on 20 October 2015 in the Republic of Congo (...)

Published on 23 October 2015 Read


RFI and AFP file torture complaint in Burundi

Reporters Without Borders supports the initiative taken by Radio France Internationale and Agence France-Presse in an attempt to obtain justice (...)

Published on 20 October 2015 Read

1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 -Next page - Last page




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