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A Somali soldier runs for cover at the scene of two explosions set off near the ministries of public works and labour in Mogadishu, 23 March 2019, in an attack claimed by Al-Shabaab, MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB/AFP via Getty Images

Freelance radio journalist Jamal Farah Adan received numerous threats following his reports on Al-Shabaab prior to being gunned down by unknown assailants.

Sports enthusiasts follow various games on screens at a sports betting shop, Nairobi, Kenya, 15 July 2019, SIMON MAINA/AFP via Getty Images

Ghanaian news site taken offline temporarily, over a piece on Kenya’s gambling industry, points to a surreptitious form of censorship based on a U.S. copyright law.

Guinea's Sports Minister at the time (L) and the then football federation president (R) in a stadium in Conakry, Guinea, during the visit of a Cameroonian football star, 23 February 2013, CELLOU BINANI/AFP via Getty Images

Sports journalist Ibrahima Sadio Bah has been sentenced to 6 months in prison, even though Guinea decriminalised defamation in 2010.