Tshivis Tshivuadi

Tshivis Tshivuadi

28 April 2014

The secretary-general of Journalist in Danger, a local NGO, Tshivis Tshivuadi has worked tirelessly for freedom of information in Democratic Republic of Congo for more than 15 years. Instead of deterring him, his first death threats in 2006 just convinced him to keep going. He was threatened again on 1 September 2011 and branded as […]

Nicaise Kibel Bel'Oka

Nicaise Kibel Bel'Oka

28 April 2014

Winner of the CNN Africa press freedom prize in 2009, Nicaise Kibel Bel’Oka has devoted years of his life to defending media freedom. His work has been hailed by journalists internationally but has been rewarded with arrests at home. The latest was in September 2012, when a Nord Kivu province customs official in Beni accused […]