Ethiopia, DRC & Mali: 183 killed in protests between July-December 2016

Recent articles in Mali

Malian journalists jailed on ‘contempt of magistrates’ charges

Criticising Mali’s judiciary on its handling of a musician’s case lands journalists Adama Diarra and Seydou Oumar Traoré in jail.

Former Malian minister’s complaint leads to arrest of journalist Ibrahim Adiawiakoye

The director of online publication “Mali Scoop”, Ibrahim Boiny Adiawiakoye, was arrested for publishing a story questioning the link between a former government minister and the ruling military junta.

Ongoing media freedom violations during Mali unrest

Amidst the ongoing unrest in Mali, protesters have been killed, the internet restricted and the media, including the national broadcaster, have been attacked.