Guinea: RSF Calls on ECOWAS to React to Media Shutdowns in Guinea

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns the Guinean government’s illegal decision to strip six privately-owned independent broadcasters – four radio stations and two TV channels – of their operating licences, despite earlier pledges. The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) must press the Guinean authorities to stop censoring the media, RSF says.

Information and communication minister Fana Soumah took this draconian decision two months after a meeting with RSF representatives…


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