Monday, 9 May 2016
Cameroon's State Journalist Arrested And Detained in Limbe For Covering PM's Visit
A CRTV journalist in the name of Teke Julius has been arrested and detained at the gendarmerie brigades in Limbe following the orders given to them by the SDO for Fako division. MR Zang Trios has been noted for terrorising journalists and refusing them information and thus violating press freedom in that part of Cameroon.
According to reports, another journalist working with the equinoxe TV. Mr Maimo had his phone seized by the same SDO! The Prime minister Philemon Yang is said to be in limbe to inspect the newly constructed Omnisport stadium to make sure everything is in place for the female Afcon 2016.
Mr Teke was arrested today Monday the 9th of May as he was covering the visit of the PM in the Southwest region .
Journalist have not been happy since they got the news about the arrest of their colleagues and the phone of another seized, they have called on all journalist in the South West region to boycott all the events organised by the terrorist SDO; Mr Zang. Journalism is a well respected job, why would another man in the name of an SDO ask the men of the arm forces to arrest another Cameroonian for no just cause? What ever happened to freedom of speech? What is he trying to hide? The SDO has eaten more than he can chew...
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