By Eugene Brown Agyei, University of Ghana
Although behind bars somewhere in Myanmar, Reuters reporters Kyaw Soe Oo, 29, and Wa Lone, 33, jointly received this year's UNESCO/Guillermo Cano Press Freedom Prize on Thursday, May 2, at this year's World Press Freedom Day celebrations in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
BY Frezer Zewude
The President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Her Excellency Sahle-work Zewde, announced that UNESCO awarded Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed the Félix Houphouët-Boigny Prize for peace.
By Eugene Brown Agyei and Nadia Shiyyab
The 2019 edition of the UNESCO World Press Freedom Day celebrations has opened in Addis Ababa with over 2000 registered participants from all over the world.