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Convicted journalist faces year in prison for libel

Reporters Without Borders today condemned the “illogical” conviction of newspaper editor William Tonet for libel and an order for him to pay a 10 (...)

Published on 12 October 2011 Read

Angola

After 33 days in prison, journalist freed on bail pending appeal

Reporters Without Borders is relieved to learn that Armando Chicoca, a freelance journalist who was sentenced to a year in prison last month for (...)

Published on 12 April 2011 Read

Angola

Letter to interior minister about violence against journalists

Reporters Without Borders has written to Angolan interior minister Sebastiao José Antonio Martins voicing concern about the recent wave of threats (...)

Published on 2 November 2010 Read

Angola

Journalist with critical radio station gunned down in his home

Reporters Without Borders is shocked by the death of Alberto Chakusanga, the host of a programme on a radio station critical of the government. (...)

Published on 9 September 2010 Read

Angola

In continuing harassment, newspaper editor forbidden to leave country

Reporters Without Borders condemns the foreign travel ban that has been placed on William Tonet, the editor of the independent Luanda-based (...)

Published on 13 May 2009 Read

Angola

Independent radio station continues to broadcast despite suspension order

Privately-owned Radio Despertar is continuing to operate despite a ministerial order on 8 July suspending its broadcasts for 180 days. Director (...)

Published on 16 July 2008 Read

Angola

Provincial radio reporter gets 30 days for covering protest by street vendors

Reporters Without Borders condemns the 30-day prison sentence passed by a criminal court in the southwestern city of Namibe on 28 December on (...)

Published on 31 December 2007 Read

Angola

Newspaper editor freed provisionally pending outcome of appeal

Reporters Without Borders welcomes the provisional release on 9 November of Felisberto da Grâça Campos, the editor of the weekly Semanario (...)

Published on 12 November 2007 Read

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