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2012-02-03 11:08:35 Radio Journalist Threatened and Tortured for 24 Hours [RSF] Reporters Without Borders roundly condemns radio journalist Farah Abadid Hildid's abduction by the police yesterday and the threats and torture to which he was subjected during the 24 hours he was held. Hildid works for La Voix de Djibouti, a radio station that broadcasts on the shortwave from Europe and is now also available on the Internet.

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Wednesday, 07-01-15, 12:48'Constitutional Contempt' - Lower House Summons President[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Majority members of the House of Representatives, 45 out of the 47 lawmakers present in Tuesday's session voted in favor of a motion to summon President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf to appear before the plenary of that august body in open session to according to the lawmakers show reason (s) why she has shown disrespect to the legislature over the years.

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