George Abanga

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Ghana won't have press freedom without accountability

February 7, 2019 1:46 PM ET

Three bullets, fired at close range by two assassins on a black and blue Boxer motorbike on January 16, 2019, killed investigative journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale Divela, according to Sammy Darko, a lawyer working on Divela's case. Darko told CPJ...

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Syria, France most deadly countries for the press

December 29, 2015 12:01 AM ET

Of 69 journalists killed for their work in 2015, 40 percent died at the hands of Islamic militant groups such as Al-Qaeda and Islamic State. More than two-thirds of the total killed were singled out for murder. A CPJ special...

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George Abanga

September 10, 2015 5:40 PM ET

George Abanga, a radio reporter also known as "King George," was shot dead at close range on his way back from reporting on a dispute among cocoa farmers, according to news reports. Abanga, a 35-year-old radio reporter for independent Success...

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