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John Magufuli

Tanzanian police arrest journalist, deny he was kidnapped

30 July 2019, 5:00 PM

Tanzanian police on Tuesday denied they had kidnapped a prominent journalist from his doorstep, saying the outspoken critic of President John Magufuli had been detained for questioning over his citizenship.

Maxence Melo

Tanzanian press champion hopes prize ‘lifts veil’ on abuses

17 July 2019, 6:09 PM

A Tanzanian journalist awarded a prestigious prize for press freedom said Wednesday he hoped the recognition will “lift the corner of the veil” on the plight of reporters in his homeland.

Hamid Mir

ArrestAntiPakjournalists tops Twitter trends in Pakistan

4 July 2019, 7:37 PM

A hashtag calling for the arrest of journalists briefly became the top Twitter trend in Pakistan Thursday, deepening concern over a shrinking space for dissent in the country.

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Sanef concerned by govt response to treatment of SA journalists in Tanzania

14 November 2018, 7:16 PM

Sanef says it recognises the role that South Africa played in securing the release from Tanzania of Committee to Protect Journalists media activists Muthoki Mumo and Angela Quintal, a former Executive member of Sanef and former editor of Mail & Guardian.



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