Physically handicapped Cameroonian journalist denied freedom

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Men who are under arrest are seen at the military court in Yaoundé, Cameroon, 14 December 2018, STRINGER/AFP via Getty Images

Urgent release sought for 71-year-old Cameroonian journalist Amadou Vamoulké

Arbitrarily jailed for 5 years and struggling with chronic ailments, 71-year-old Cameroonian journalist Amadou Vamoulké writes an open letter to influential justice minister Laurent Esso seeking his release.

Punitive judicial rulings are intentional ploy to silence investigative weekly

The Cameroonian government’s continued violation of legal rights continues with the increased sentences two journalists of the “Kalara” publication received on their appeal.

Heavy handed tactics to clamp down coverage of dissent aimed at censoring media

Ongoing political volatility raised a notch as Cameroonian authorities brutally assault and arbitrarily arrest and detain numerous journalists covering opposition protests.