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South Sudanese Journalist Alfred Angasi Detained Without Charge Since July 5

Security forces are seen in Juba, South Sudan, on April 9, 2020. Authorities recently detained journalist Alfred Angasi and have held him for weeks without charge. (AFP/Alex McBride)

Nairobi, July 23, 2021 — South Sudanese authorities should immediately release journalist Alfred Angasi and cease arbitrarily detaining members of the press, the Committee to Protect Journalists ... Read more

Ghana Politician Calls For Journalist Erastus Asare Donkor To Be Beaten Over Protest Coverage

A politician in Ghana recently threatened journalist Erastus Asare Donkor and said he should be beaten. (Photo: Erastus Asare Donkor)

Abuja, July 23, 2021 – Ghanaian authorities should ensure the safety of journalist Erastus Asare Donkor and hold politician Kennedy Ohene Agyapong to account for instigating attacks against him, ... Read more

Riots Reveal South Africa’s Enduring Rifts

[B][I]South Africa has experienced its worst unrest since apartheid ended. Mobs attacked shopping malls and factories in two provinces. In this Q&A, Crisis Group expert Pauline Bax explains that the d ... Read more

Madagascar Government Foils Assassination Attempt On President Andry Rajoelina

The Prosecutor General’s office in Madagascar has said it frustrated an assassination attempt on President Andry Rajoelina and arrested several “foreign and Malagasy” suspects. A ... Read more

Malawi Police Beat, Detain Radio Reporter Oliver Malibisa

Oliver Malibisa, a reporter with Likoma Community Radio in Malawi, was beaten and briefly detained by police while covering a student demonstration. (Oliver Malibisa)

Lusaka, Zambia, July 21, 2021 – Malawi authorities should ensure journalists can report without fear of violence, harassment, or detention, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. On ... Read more

Mali's President Escapes Assassination In Bamako

President Assimi Goïta

Mali’s Interim President, Assimi Goïta, has survived an attempted assassination attack. Two armed men, including one who wielded a knife, attacked Goita on Tuesday in the Great Mosque at ... Read more

Ghana Politician Calls For Journali

A politician in Ghana recently threatened journalist Erastus Asare Donkor and said he should be beaten. (Photo: Erastus Asare Donkor)

Abuja, July 23, 2021 – Ghanaian authorities should ensure the safety of jo ...
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South Sudanese Journalist Alfred An

Security forces are seen in Juba, South Sudan, on April 9, 2020. Authorities recently detained journalist Alfred Angasi and have held him for weeks without charge. (AFP/Alex McBride)

Nairobi, July 23, 2021 — South Sudanese authorities should immediately rel ...
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Madagascar Government Foils Assassi

The Prosecutor General’s office in Madagascar has said it frustrated an as ...
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Mali's President Escapes Assassinat

President Assimi Goïta

Mali’s Interim President, Assimi Goïta, has survived an attempted ass ...
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Take Your Vaccines First And Worry

The new Covid variants seem to causing a lot of panic and sensational headlines ...
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