Senegalese journalist jailed, another in hiding

CPJ Press Release A story describing purported late-night outings involving President Abdoulaye Wade led authorities in the capital, Dakar, to arrest a (...)

| October 2007 | 3587 views

Guinea: Heavy punishment for libel

Reporters Without Borders has condemned the heavy fines and six-month suspended prison sentences imposed by a court in Kaloum (a district of Conakry) on 13 (...)

| August 2007 | 2801 views

Alan Johnston is free

BBC reporter Alan Johnston(photo, left) thanked the international media on Wednesday for "keeping my story alive" during his nearly four months of (...)

| July 2007 | 1806 views

Free Allan Johnston, NOW!

ASALJIE - Position Statement on the abduction of BBC Journalist Allan Johnston. Following the surreptitious capture and incarceration of Alan Johnston, (...)

| June 2007 | 13987 views

MFWA Sues Gambia Government

The Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Abuja , Nigeria has issued a hearing notice for a suit filed (...)

| June 2007 | 1895 views

Journalists in Exile

At least three journalists a month since 2001 have fled their country to escape violence, imprisonment, or harassment, the Committee to Protect Journalists (...)

| June 2007 | 1877 views

You can help free kidnapped BBC journalist

By Abayomi Charles Roberts Alan Johnstonโ€™s next birthday is in less than a month, on May 17. Sadly, his family is worried about his life and health (...)

| April 2007 | 1788 views