Guinea’s Supreme Court reopens Conakry radio station

first_imgGuinea is ranked 107th out of 180 countries in RSF’s 2019 World Press Freedom Index. November 29, 2019 Guinea’s Supreme Court reopens Conakry radio station “We welcome the supreme court’s decision, which renders justice to a radio station that was closed arbitrarily by a media regulator that is increasingly acting as a censor of the privately-owned media,” said Assane Diagne, the director of RSF’s West Africa office. When the HAC announced the withdrawal of Continental FM’s licence, it said the radio station had violated “the spirit and content of the specifications for the establishment and operation of privately-owned radio and TV broadcasting.” News RSF_en @RSF_Inter Receive email alerts May 19, 2021 Find out more In response to an appeal by Continental FM, the Supreme Court issued an order blocking the Conakry-based radio station’s closure by the HAC and the ministry of information and communication. News GuineaAfrica Activities in the fieldCondemning abusesProtecting journalists EnvironmentJudicial harassment Guinean journalist’s continuing detention is “incomprehensible,” RSF says Help by sharing this information News Follow the news on Guinea to go further Reporters Without Borders (RSF) welcomes the decision by Guinea’s supreme court reopening Continental FM, a radio station that was closed after the Guinean media regulator, the High Authority for Communication (HAC), withdrew its licence on 30 October. @Pressenza GuineaAfrica Activities in the fieldCondemning abusesProtecting journalists EnvironmentJudicial harassment April 15, 2021 Find out more Guinea : RSF and AIPS call for release of two imprisoned journalists Guinean journalist finally freed after being held for nearly three months News Organisation April 9, 2021 Find out morelast_img

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