In Memory of Michael Brown

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September 22, 2015

Fourteen journalists sentenced to life imprisonment and one sentenced to death, in an unfair trial, will have their appeal heard on 1 October. They were convicted of politically motivated charges,...

September 8, 2015

Economist Carlos Nuno Castel-Branco and newspaper editor Fernando Mbanze have been on trial since 31 August for crimes against the security of the state in relation to a Facebook post on poor gover...

September 8, 2015

Sierra Leonean authorities have held the passport of journalist David Tam Baryoh since he was released on bail on 14 November 2014, thus hindering his work and personal life as he is unable to trav...

August 10, 2015

Bhekithemba Makhubu, editor of Swaziland’s monthly news magazine The Nation and human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko were released on 30 June after spending over 15 months in detention.