Segenalese journalists stage sit-in protest to mark int'l press freedom day | Africanews


Like every 3 May, all over the world, the International Press Freedom Day was celebrated in Senegal on Monday.

But unlike in previous years, journalists organised a huge rally in front of the ministry of communication. They held a sit-in to demand more respect for their profession.

Secretary General of the Union of information and communication Ahmadou Bamba Kasse said “it was to look each other in the eye and convince ourselves once again that we journalists, we members of the media, know how to mobilise”.



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