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Type Title Posted Updated Edit
News Thirty-one IFEX members appeal to President Kabila for improvement in press freedom Sep 17, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Second journalist killed in three days in Uganda Sep 17, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Radio Fahazavana personnel freed, but another radio station in Madagascar suspended Sep 15, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Freelance journalist beaten to death in Uganda Sep 15, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Democratic Republic of Congo - Newspaper editor acquitted and released after five months in prison Sep 11, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Angolan journalist with critical radio station gunned down in his home Sep 11, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Kenyan journalist arrested over Kampala attacks Sep 7, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Gambian president's aide launches defamation suit against US-based online newspaper Sep 7, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Togo president files more defamation suits against two newspapers Sep 7, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Photojournalist arrested in Uganda over alleged publication of defamatory material Sep 7, 2010 May 23, 2018
News African press freedom advocates fight criminal defamation laws Sep 7, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Somali journalist stabbed to death Sep 1, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Malawi president threatens to close down newspapers that “lie” Sep 1, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ugandan court strikes down criminal sedition, upholds right to free speech Aug 31, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Togo bans paper over story on president's half-brother Aug 31, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Newspaper editor in Senegal gets six months in prison for defaming president's chief of staff Aug 31, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Somali journalist killed in Mogadishu crossfire Aug 25, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Chad: Parliament adopts new media law that is still too repressive Aug 21, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Zimbabwe minister threatens press with jail over leaks Aug 16, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Puntland authorities order suspension of broadcast journalist Aug 13, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Cameroon journalist facing deportation in UK granted bail Aug 13, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Burundi frees journalist after two days in detention Aug 13, 2010 May 23, 2018
News France condemns Army officer who threatened Togo journalist Aug 13, 2010 May 23, 2018
News In Burundi, 2nd editor arrested in less than a month Aug 12, 2010 May 23, 2018
News South Africa journalists fight proposed media laws Aug 9, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Clampdown feared as journalist arrested in South Africa Aug 5, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Reporter gets one year in jail on defamation and extortion charges in Côte d’Ivoire Aug 4, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Journalist arrested over Kampala bomb blast story Aug 4, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Benin suspends RFI broadcasts, questions journalist Aug 4, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Around 30 news media closed few days ahead of Rwandan presidential election Aug 3, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Cameroon journalist fights deportation from UK Aug 3, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Alarm over increasing legal and security threats to journalists in Africa Aug 2, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Congolese journalist under arrest; stations forced off air Jul 29, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Swazi prince threatens journalists who ‘write bad things' Jul 27, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ivorian journalists acquitted on criminal charges, due to be released Jul 27, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Liberian House of Representatives passes Freedom of Information Law Jul 26, 2010 May 23, 2018
News South Africa's 'New Age' daily newspaper to be rartnered by TOI group Jul 23, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Radio journalist in Guinea stabbed by armed men Jul 22, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ghana: News editor charged for "publishing false information" Jul 22, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Nigerian abductors free four journalists held for a week Jul 18, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Burundi journalist detained for questioning security forces Jul 18, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Journalists in Guinea are the forgotten victims of violence, ARTICLE 19 report says Jul 16, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Newspaper fined for publishing opinion poll results in Côte d'Ivoire Jul 16, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Journalist briefly detained in Ghana, manages to escape Jul 16, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ivory Coast detains three journalists over sources Jul 16, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Nigeria: Gunmen abduct 3 prominent journalists Jul 12, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Rwandan editor arrested after criticising President Kagame Jul 12, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Somali government harassing journalists as fighting rages Jul 3, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Rwanda arrests two over journalist killing Jul 2, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Insurgents warn Somali journalists not to cover independence celebrations Jul 2, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Authorities in Guinea promulgate two new progressive media laws Jul 2, 2010 May 23, 2018
News WAN-IFRA launches "Women in News" initiative Jul 1, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Eight journalists injured in bomb attack in Mogadishu Jun 30, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ethiopian newspaper reports tampering of its mail Jun 30, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Scepticism greets arrests in Rwandan journalist’s murder Jun 30, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Editor of censored Rwandan paper is assassinated Jun 25, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ethiopia expels American journalist reporting in rebel area Jun 18, 2010 May 23, 2018
News In Gabon, journalist given suspended prison sentence Jun 10, 2010 May 23, 2018
News In Zambia, Post Editor Fred M’membe sent to prison Jun 4, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Madagascar: Journalists jailed pending trial, radio station closed Jun 1, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Zimbabwe allows independent dailies for 1st time in 7 years May 27, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Soldiers raid Madagascar radio station, assault staff May 18, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Somali gunmen kill veteran broadcast reporter May 5, 2010 May 23, 2018
News In Nigeria, 4 journalists receive death threats Apr 30, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Two Ethiopian state TV journalists under arrest Apr 30, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Three journalists killed in Nigeria Apr 26, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Jailed journalist dies in Cameroon prison Apr 22, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Rwanda shuts down critical papers in run-up to presidential vote Apr 13, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Somali insurgents ban BBC Apr 9, 2010 May 23, 2018
News In eastern DRC, soldiers suspected in cameraman’s murder Apr 6, 2010 May 23, 2018
News 5 Ugandan journalists wounded covering protest Mar 19, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Prime minister says Ethiopia plans to jam VOA broadcasts Mar 19, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Nigerian reporter assaulted at mass funeral Mar 11, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ethiopia reinstates hefty fines against publishing houses Mar 10, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Voice of America news broadcasts jammed in Ethiopia Mar 4, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Two sports journalists abducted in Nigeria Mar 2, 2010 May 23, 2018
News In Zimbabwe, courthouse filming lands journalist in jail Mar 1, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Mauritania: Website editor freed under presidential pardon Feb 26, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Somalia: Radio reporter held by Al-Shabaab militia for past three days Feb 24, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ivory Coast’s suspension of France 24 is politicised Feb 24, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Rwanda: Court sentences three journalists to imprisonment Feb 23, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Eritrea: A year after her arrest, Radio Bana journalist being held in solitary confinement Feb 18, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Harassment of privately-owned newspaper Zimbabwean Feb 17, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Cameroon: Two journalists held by intelligence agency freed after seven days Feb 15, 2010 May 23, 2018
News CPJ condemns police harassment of Nigerian editor Feb 12, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Cameroon: Authorities urged to account for journalists held incommunicado Feb 9, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Mauritania: Court imposes new two-year sentence on website editor Feb 5, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Rwanda: Weekly threatened with being closed for good over sleazy scoop Feb 4, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Museveni accuses two Ugandan journalists of libel Feb 3, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Ethiopia jails editor whose paper challenged Zenawi Feb 1, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Journalist flees Zimbabwe after death threat Jan 20, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Cameroon: Editor released from prison after paying fine Jan 15, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Journalist assaulted for his work in Namibia Jan 14, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Mauritania: Website editor still held three weeks after completing prison sentence Jan 14, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Leading investigative weekly suspended in Tanzania Jan 12, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Togolese journalist killed in Angola attack Jan 12, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Court in Chad lifts sanctions against weekly La Voix Jan 7, 2010 May 23, 2018
News Website editor in Mauritania still held after completing six-month jail sentence Dec 29, 2009 May 23, 2018
News Somali radio station and TV satellite destroyed; one dead Dec 21, 2009 May 23, 2018
News Journalists beaten in Sudan after covering protests Dec 16, 2009 May 23, 2018

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