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Journalists still being harassed as elections loom

The new Zimbabwean constitution that President Robert Mugabe promulgated three days ago guarantees more democracy and freedom of expression, on paper at least, and Reporters Without Borders hopes that it will reduce the negative effect of…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
RSF
Posted:
27 May 2013

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Mix of hope and resignation about return of independent press

(RSF/IFEX) - Fed up with years of inactivity because of forced closures and still waiting for their newspapers to be given licences to start working again, Zimbabwe's independent media journalists are drifting in limbo - between hope and resignation…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
IFEX, RSF
Posted:
26 May 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Commission threatens one of the last independent newspapers with closure

Reporters Without Borders voiced dismay today at learning that Tafataona Mahoso, the head of the Media and Information Commission (MIC), recently threatened the weekly Financial Gazette (FinGaz), one of Zimbabwe's last independent news media, with withdrawal of its licence. The…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
RSF
Posted:
21 Mar 2011