Media violations and victories: Expelled

Expelled – Incidents where journalists are expelled from, prevented from entering or leaving (such as by denying visas, work papers or accreditation) and / or generally inhibited from moving freely in a country or certain areas to perform their work. We record the number of media workers involved in the incident.


Zimbabwe People’s Front political party president Owen Kuchata (34), Borman Ngwenya (30), Solomon Makumbe (29) and Silas Pfupa (37), are facing treason charges. The group of four allegedly ...


A Security official removed freelance journalist Godwin Mangudya from the press gallery during a parliamentary session, when he queried as to why journalists were expected to switch off their ...


The incident comes just weeks after the journalists were forced to delete pictures of President Mugabe’s fall at the Harare International Airport after he returned from the African Union Summit in ...