Rafael Marques

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Angolan journalists charged with crimes against state

June 23, 2017 3:29 PM ET

New York, June 23, 2017--Angolan authorities should immediately drop all charges against journalists Rafael Marques de Morais and Mariano Bras Lourenco, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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In Angola, two journalists charged over report on corruption

December 29, 2016 4:01 PM ET

New York, December 29, 2016--Angolan authorities should immediately drop charges against two journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Rafael Marques de Morais, who runs the anti-corruption website Maka Angola, and Mariano Bras, of the weekly, O Crime, were...

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Angola turns tables on Marques de Morais, reinstates criminal defamation charges

May 27, 2015 4:16 PM ET

Angolan journalist Rafael Marques de Morais is once again facing the threat of prison after the public prosecutor reinstated charges of criminal defamation on Monday. Seven Angolan generals have been pursuing criminal defamation charges against the investigative journalist over...

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CPJ: Jornalista angolano 'golpeado' com 15 novas acusações de difamação criminal

março 26, 2015 1:44 PM ET

Nova York, 25 de março de 2014 - O Comitê para a Proteção dos Jornalistas (CPJ) apela às autoridades angolanas para que retirem todas as acusações contra o jornalista Rafael Marques de Morais....

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Angolan journalist slapped with 15 new criminal defamation charges

March 25, 2015 3:53 PM ET

New York March 25, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Angolan authorities to drop all charges against journalist Rafael Marques de Morais....

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Aclamado jornalista Marques de Moraes está sendo julgado por difamação em Angola

março 23, 2015 6:22 PM ET

Por Sue Valentine/ Coordenadora do Programa da África Na terça-feira, menos de uma semana depois de receber um prêmio por seu jornalismo outorgado pelo grupo de liberdade de expressão sediado em Londres Index on Censorship, o veterano jornalista Rafael Marques...

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Acclaimed journalist Marques de Morais on trial for defamation in Angola

March 23, 2015 6:15 PM ET

On Tuesday, less than a week after receiving an award for his journalism from the London-based freedom of expression group Index on Censorship, veteran journalist Rafael Marques de Morais will stand trial in Angola on charges of criminal defamation....

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Polícia angolana agride, detém jornalistas

setembro 20, 2013 5:21 PM ET

New York, 20 de setembro de 2013 - Pelo menos três jornalistas foram agredidos e brevemente detidos hoje pela polícia enquanto cobriam a liberação de sete pessoas que foram presas durante um protesto na quinta-feira, de acordo com os jornalistas...

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Angolan police assault, detain journalists

September 20, 2013 4:47 PM ET

New York, September 20, 2013--At least three journalists were assaulted by police and briefly detained today while covering the release of seven individuals who were arrested during a protest on Thursday, according to the journalists and news accounts. Protesters had...

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Investigative journalist under threat again in Angola

June 6, 2013 12:24 PM ET

The Angolan government has brought criminal charges against journalist Rafael Marques de Morais for his book, Blood Diamonds: Corruption and Torture in Angola, published in Portugal in 2011, that documented allegations of homicides, torture, forced displacement of civilian settlements, and...

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