Posted by: APO | 21 July 2016

South Sudan: UN Expert on Freedom of Expression Calls for the Release of Journalist Alfred Taban

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression, David Kaye, today urged the Government of South Sudan to immediately release Alfred Taban, a prominent journalist and chief editor of the daily English newspaper, Juba Monitor. Mr. Taban was arrested on 16 July by National Security Services agents, one day after the publication of an editorial article in which he calls for… Read more on


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