Case   |   Mozambique

MOZAMBIQUE: Reporter jailed for 3 days by police

MARCH 31, 2007
Posted: April 11, 2007

Celso Manguana, Canal de Mocambique


Manguana, a reporter of the private daily Canal de Mocambique, was arrested after he called officials at a police station in the capital Maputo “incompetent” for declining to comment on the detentions of several people in the aftermath of an anti-government demonstration, according to the Media Institute of Southern Africa and the state-run news agency Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique.
March 31, 2007 12:00 PM ET

Alerts   |   Mozambique

In Mozambique, court upholds conviction of Carlos Cardoso’s killers

New York, February 16, 2007—The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes this week’s ruling by a Mozambican court to reject the appeals of six hired killers of leading investigative journalist Carlos Cardoso.

Cardoso was gunned down on November 22, 2000, while investigating the 1996 embezzlement of US$14 million from the state-controlled Commercial Bank of Mozambique (BCM).
February 16, 2007 12:00 PM ET


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