Togolese Police Target Journalists at Protest
Several journalists, along with a local press freedom group, have reported that police targeted a group of reporters covering an anti-government protest in the capital.
Arresting a protester in Togo. (file photo)
International Freedom of Expression Exchange Clearing House, 19 October 2012
Justin Anani, a journalist for Le Crocodile weekly was, on October 5, 2012, physically assaulted by police officers while covering a police clamp down on demonstrators belonging to... read more »
UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 24 October 2012
A recent wave of protests by Togolese opposition groups and a heavy-handed clampdown by security forces have set the scene for a tense struggle for reforms in a country that has... read more »