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Virus crisis piles pressure on African media - France 24

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France 24 has an alarming article by AFP on the pressure facing newsrooms in Africa because of Covid-19. These include cutbacks in Nigeria at The Punch and Vanguard. The article quotes one senior journalist saying:


"It was a rude shock for me because I didn't do anything wrong to warrant such treatment," one Punch veteran told AFP, asking not to be named as he was still owed a "token" payoff.

You can read the full article here.


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