Urgent Action update: Journalist's hearing adjourned again
For the third time now, the Cabo Delgado Provincial Court postponed the pre-trial hearing of journalist Amade Abubacar scheduled for 27 June due to a clerical error. Amade is awaiting trial for charges of “public incitement of a crime through electronic media”, “incitement” and “injury against public forces officials”. His pre-trial hearing is now set for 25 July.
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