Category : Africa

Freedom of expression in Africa. Index on Censorship covers free speech, freedom of religion, artistic freedom on the continent of Africa.

Equatorial Guinea: Journalist Delfin Mocache Massoko facing threats over corruption investigation

alt informationSouth African court demands apology from lawyer linked to country's ruling Obiang family

“Tanzanians want democracy, respect for their basic human rights and dignity” – Tundu Lissu

alt informationThe Tanzanian opposition leader, who has been forced to flee the country, talks to Index about the recent election

Tanzania: will Magufuli return to power in free and fair elections?

alt informationThe polls say that the country's incumbent president will get a second term but will the result be rigged?

La vida de un periodista del Gobierno en Eritrea: la verdad sobre trabajar en un periódico gubernamental firmemente censurado

alt informationAbraham T. Zere comenzó su carrera en un periódico del Gobierno después de que se prohibieran todos los medios de comunicación independientes. Exiliado ahora en EE. UU., revela los peligros a los que se enfrentan los redactores en el "país más censurado del mundo"

Index on Censorship calls for release of Tanzanian journalist Erick Kabendera

alt informationIndex on Censorship calls for the release of Tanzanian journalist Erick Kabendera who has been held in prison for two months

Urgent appeal in relation to the arrest and detention of Omoyele Sowore, Nigerian journalist and human rights defender

alt information48 human rights and press freedom organisations have lodged an urgent appeal in relation to the arrest and arbitrary detention of Nigerian journalist and human rights defender Omoyele Sowore

العيش في خوف من تغطية الإرهاب: صحفي كيني يتحدث من مخبئه

alt informationلا يزال الصحفي الكيني ياسين جمعة مختبئاً بعد اعتقاله بسبب نشره تقارير عن هجمات حركة الشباب. في أول مكالمة هاتفية له منذ قراره أن يختبئ، تحدّث جمعة مع إسماعيل عيناشه حول تزايد التهديدات التي يتعرض لها الصحفيون في كينيا