Burkina Faso Columnist Alain Traoré Taken By Armed

Kenyan Journalist Catherine Wanjeri Wa Kariuki Shot In Leg Covering Protests


A broadcast image of Kenyan journalist Catherine Wanjeri wa Kariuki after she was shot with rubber bullets while covering anti-government protests on July 16. (Screengrab: YouTube/Mutembi TV)

Kampala, July 16, 2024 — Kenyan authorities must conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the July 16 shooting of journalist Catherine Wanjeri wa Kariuki as she covered ongoing protests i ... Read more

Twenty-six Nigerian Trailblazers Celebrated By President Kagame At African Leadership University Graduation Ceremony

[B]Rwanda’s President Kagame hailed African Leadership University graduates as the continent’s “new generation of critical thinkers and innovators”.[/B] Twenty-six African L ... Read more

Kenya’s Inspector-General Of Police Resigns Over Killing Of Protesters

Japhet Koome (Inspector-General of Police, Kenya)

Kenya’s Inspector-General of Police, Japhet Koome, has relived himself from the job after criticism of officers’ conduct during the anti-government demonstrations in the country. It was ... Read more

Kenyan President Sacks Cabinet Ministers After Deadly Protests

Kenyan President William Ruto has sacked majority number of his cabinet to embark on consultations to form a “broad-based government”, [B]The Nigerian Voice [/B]can report. This followe ... Read more

Kenya Court Rules Police Unlawfully Killed Pakistani Journalist Arshad Sharif

Pakistani journalist Arshad Sharif is pictured prior to recording an episode of his talk show at a studio in Islamabad, Pakistan, on December 15, 2016. A Kenyan court on July 8, 2024, ruled that the 2022 death of the Pakistani journalist by police

Kampala, July 8, 2024—The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes a Kenyan court’s Read more

President Ruto Scraps Budgets For First Lady’s Office, Dissolves 40 Agencies 

President William Ruto of Kenya has bowed to pressure after nationwide protests, eliminating the budget for the country's first and second ladies' offices. In a live broadcast, he outlined ... Read more

Kenya Court Rules Police Unlawfully

Pakistani journalist Arshad Sharif is pictured prior to recording an episode of his talk show at a studio in Islamabad, Pakistan, on December 15, 2016. A Kenyan court on July 8, 2024, ruled that the 2022 death of the Pakistani journalist by police

Kampala, July 8, 2024—The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes a Keny ...
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Kenya’s Inspector-General Of Police

Japhet Koome (Inspector-General of Police, Kenya)

Kenya’s Inspector-General of Police, Japhet Koome, has relived himself fro ...
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Kenyan President Sacks Cabinet Mini

Kenyan President William Ruto has sacked majority number of his cabinet to embar ...
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Twenty-six Nigerian Trailblazers Ce

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Burkina Faso Columnist Alain Traoré

Dakar, July 16, 2024 — Burkinabe authorities should immediately and compre ...
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