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January 30, 2014
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January 30, 2014
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January 21, 2014
Anabel Hernández is right even though she would prefer not to be. While the Mexican government was still undecided about her request for protection, in December 2013, thirteen armed men forced their way into the Mexican journalist’s house. Hernández
January 17, 2014
An editor was kidnapped for a week after his website brought to light that the local mayor was embezzling public funds. A journalist flew to Mexico City with his wife because he received threats after he published information about the violence in
January 03, 2014
'Publishing a photo of president Salva Kiir wiping his face with a handkerchief, is destroying the image of South Sudan.' The presidential spokesman called the media Friday January 3 not to publish the photo appearing on Sudan Tribune website
December 23, 2013
'The media are all too often bogged down in today's thinking in their representations of the conflict in Darfur.' This was the primary message in the speech of Yvonne Stassen, last Friday at the event 'We're Good News: 5 years of Radio Dabanga' in
December 19, 2013
Dissatisfaction and frustration on false reporting of UNAMID on the situation in Darfur made Aicha Elbasri decide to share secret and sensitive information with the public.
December 13, 2013
I am truly happy and honored to be here today. I would like to thank Radio Dabanga and Free Press Unlimited for giving me the opportunity to be part of the celebration of 5 years of Radio Dabanga; 5 years of full access to independent and
December 13, 2013
My name is Kamal Elsadig, and I have been the editor-in-chief of Radio Dabanga since 2010. Today we celebrate the fifth anniversary of Radio Dabanga. We express our heartfelt thanks to all of you that have made this impossible radio project
December 13, 2013
We have come together to celebrate the fact that it is exactly five years since Radio Dabanga first went on air. For me, this is a cause of celebration. Because I am proud of the hard work we have all put in. And because when you consider what we