Arrested Cameroon Journalist Moved to Dreaded Prison

Mimi Mefo, A journalist at privately-owned Equinoxe television and radio, is accused of propagating false news that jeopardises state security and of committing cyber crimes. She will be tried in a military court.



Cameroon journalist Mimi Mefo

  • Cameroon:  Journalist Jailed in Anglophone Unrest

    VOA, 9 November 2018

    A popular journalist from Cameroon's restive Anglophone region remains in jail after she was arrested and charged with propagating false information and terrorism. Media rights… Read more »

  • Cameroon:  Authorities summon journalist Mimi Mefo

    CPJ, 8 November 2018

    Authorities in Cameroon should halt their intimidation of journalist Mimi Mefo and ensure that she can work safely without fear of reprisal, the Committee to Protect Journalists… Read more »

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