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Amnesty International condemns ‘clampdown on press freedom’

•says 19 Journalists have detained in 2019 Nosa Enobhayisiobo As part of its campaign to ensure the the rights enshrined in the universal declaration of Human rights is enjoyed by all, Amnesty International (AI)  has sanctioned the attacks on the freedom of expression and press freedom in Nigeria. This was disclosed today in

We’ll write US, EU, Britain over ‘suppression of Press Freedom” by Buhari — HURIWA

Condemns harassment of Raymond Dokpesi, AIT Godsgift Onyedinefu A civil rights organization- Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has decried what it describes as the rising wave of Federal Government’s intolerance of political pluralism, press freedom and freedom of expression. HURIWA in a statement by its National coordinator Emmanuel Onwubiko

Number of journalists jailed for doing job near record high–Report

•Intolerant leaders now coin 'fake news' to arrest journalists Joseph Ax A near-record number of journalists around the world are behind bars for their work, including two Reuters reporters whose imprisonment in Myanmar has drawn international criticism, according to a report released on Thursday. There were 251 journalists jailed for doing their jobs