Kenya / 2008

CPJ urges Kibaki to reject media bill

December 22, 2008 11:15 AM ET

Dear Mr. President: We urge you to reject the recently passed Kenya Communications Amendment Bill, which includes provisions that would severely harm press freedom. Legislators approved the measure on December 10, ignoring concerns raised by journalists, media company owners, and even fellow lawmakers.

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CPJ Impact

September 1, 2008 1:50 AM ET

September 2008News from the Committee to protect Journalists...

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One suspect in custody for Trent Keegan’s murder in Kenya

June 26, 2008 12:00 PM ET

New York, June 26, 2008—Despite the arrest of a suspect in the murder of New Zealand photojournalist Trent Keegan, questions about the killing remain unanswered, CPJ said today. Kenyan police are holding a suspect in Keegan’s murder, a Kenyan police spokesman told CPJ. The police have not released details, but...

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CPJ mourns death of photographer in Kenya

May 29, 2008 12:00 PM ET

New York, May 29, 2008—CPJ is deeply troubled by the death of award-winning photojournalist Trent Keegan, whose body was found on Wednesday in a ditch in Nairobi, Kenya. Police spokesman Eric Kiraithe told Agence France-Presse that Keegan was found with head injuries in a drainage trench along a central highway....

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Attacks on the Press 2007: Africa Snapshots

February 5, 2008 11:59 AM ET

Attacks & developments throughout the region...

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