AMDF Condemns Arrest of Ethiopian Journalisst-Temesgen Desalegn

Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) condemns the arrest of Ethiopian-journalist Temesgen Desalegn, owner of Feteh magazine and the editor Misgan Zinabe. His younger brother, Tariku Desalegn who reported the arrest on his facebook page said a large number of police rounded Temegen’s office on Wednesday October 14 and asked for his whereabouts. “Temesgen, who wasn’t in…

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Nigerian Authorities Must make Journalists Safety Top Priority in October Elections-AMDF

Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) is saddened by the attack on Premium Times reporter Samson Adenekan and GeeTV cameraman Offel Nathaniel while covering governorship election in Edo state Nigeria. A group of unidentified men numbered 50 reportedly attacked the journalists who had separately  filmed them attempting to bribe people to vote for their candidate during…

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