bsdswiss The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa is gravely concerned by the ongoing censorship of Kenyan television and radio channels over their coverage of an opposition political event on Tuesday. We consider the action by the Communications Authority of Kenya to block Citizen TV, Inooro TV, NTV and KTN News, as well as a number of radio channels for the last 48 hours, as serious breach of freedom of speech… View Post

FCA-East Africa and FCA-Uganda mourn Christopher Allen’s … Nairobi, Kenya — 28th August 2017 The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa (FCAEA) and the Foreign Correspondents’ Association of Uganda (FCAU) are deeply saddened and concerned about the death of freelance journalist Christopher Allen who was killed while reporting on the conflict in Kaya, South Sudan on Saturday. We send our most sincere condolences to Christopher’s family and friends. Christopher was killed trying to tell the story of one of the… View Post

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South Sudan blocks at least 20 international journalists — FCAEA …

source link NAIROBI, KENYA — 9th June 2017 The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa (FCAEA) calls on the Government of South Sudan and its Media Authority to immediately stop blocking professional and experienced international journalists from working in the country. Over the past six months, according to information gathered by the FCAEA, the authorities in South Sudan have banned or barred at least twenty established and reputable members of the international… View Post

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