· April, 2019

Stories about Sub-Saharan Africa from April, 2019

26 April 2019

Tanzanian authorities detain and deport Ugandan human rights leader

Human Rights Watch says Tanzania has witnessed "a marked decline in respect for free expression, association and assembly" under the current government.

4 April 2019

Mauritanian bloggers face defamation charges for reporting on corruption

The public prosecution accuses the two bloggers of spreading what it deemed were "false" reports of corruption allegations against the Mauritanian President.

Support our work defending online freedom of expression around the world.

justice+matters

Learn why our work is important »

Donate now

Close