African Media

NGO releases free guide on development reporting

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"Reporting development: a guide for African journalists" is available online for free
"Reporting development: a guide for African journalists" is available online for free EJC

In this week’s edition, RFI takes a look at new free guide on development reporting for African journalists that was released by the European Journalism Centre and the Nairobi based NGO Africaonair. Josh LaPorte explains why it was important to release such a guide and why development issues don’t get enough coverage.Plus, we'll hear about Niger, where a string of journalist arrests worries rights groups and in Morocco where journalists are on trial for "threatning national security".