Cameroonian journalist dies in mysterious circumstances while in custody

JOURNALISTS’ organisations and trade unions have demanded answers after the death in custody of Cameroonian government critic Samuel Wazizi.

The National Union of Cameroonian Journalists announced his death on Tuesday and Reporters Without Borders (RSF) released a statement on Wednesday.

But today, the government had still not responded to human rights organisations’ requests for information.

Mr Wazizi was arrested in August last year for criticising the government’s...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-06-05 18:47
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