Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Côte d’Ivoire - Newspaper editor jailed on charge of insulting president

Reporters without borders
Reporters Without Borders is surprised and dismayed to learn that an opposition newspaper editor was placed in pre-trial detention yesterday in Abidjan, although media offences have been decriminalized in Côte d'Ivoire. Joseph Gnanhoua Titi, the publisher and editor of Aujourd'hui, a daily that supports former President Laurent Gbagbo, is being held in Abidjan's main prison, known as the Maca, on charges of publishing false news and insulting President Alassane Ouattara. He is charged in (...)

Read complete article
© Reporters without borders -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter