Daily Archives: January 10, 2020

Media Advocates Accuse Nigerian Government of Stifling Free Reporting

ABUJA, NIGERIA – Nigerian free press advocates are accusing the government of blacklisting a leading national newspaper for criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari.

In a blistering editorial published early last month, the Lagos-headquartered Punch newspaper said it would refuse to ignore …

Media Advocates Accuse Nigerian Government of Stifling Free Reporting

ABUJA, NIGERIA – Nigerian free press advocates are accusing the government of blacklisting a leading national newspaper for criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari.

In a blistering editorial published early last month, the Lagos-headquartered Punch newspaper said it would refuse to ignore …

Starvation Stalks Counties in South Sudan Cut Off by Floods, Insecurity

In many homes around Jebel Boma County, dinner consists of bitter-tasting leaves that can be picked off the bushes outside. The leaves are neither filling nor nutritious, but in South Sudan’s Jebel Boma and Pochalla counties, there’s not much else …

Starvation Stalks Counties in South Sudan Cut Off by Floods, Insecurity

In many homes around Jebel Boma County, dinner consists of bitter-tasting leaves that can be picked off the bushes outside. The leaves are neither filling nor nutritious, but in South Sudan’s Jebel Boma and Pochalla counties, there’s not much else …