Tanzania Releases South African Press Freedom Activist, Colleague
Former Mail & Guardian editor Angela Quintal is back at her hotel after being detained by Tanzanian authorities, the South African Department of International Relations has confirmed. Dirco spokesperson Ndivhuwo Mabaya says that while there is still much uncertainty about Quintal's detention, she and her colleague Muthoki Mumo were returned to their Dar es Salaam hotel at around 3am. Quintal is Africa programme co-ordinator at the Committee to Protect Journalists and Mumo is CPJ's sub-Saharan Africa representative.
News24Wire, 8 November 2018
Former Mail & Guardian editor Angela Quintal is safe and is back at her hotel after being detained by Tanzanian authorities on Wednesday night, the Department of International… Read more »
Tanzanian immigration authorities detained CPJ Sub-Saharan Africa Representative Muthoki Mumo, left, and Africa Program Coordinator Angela Quintal in Dar es Salaam on November 7.
Citizen, 8 November 2018
Tanzania’s Immigration Services Department said on Thursday November 8 that it was yet to receive information about two staffers of the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)… Read more »
News24Wire, 7 November 2018
Well-known South African journalist Angela Quintal appealed for help on Facebook on Wednesday, saying she was being taken for interrogation in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Read more »