Once the press is demonized, weakened and made to lose credibility, there are fewer voices to shout against repression. There is less impetus in questioning the actions of government, or insisting on transparency, on justice.
~ Christina Anyanwu ~
Nigerian journalist, publisher, author, and politician. Imprisoned from 1995-1998 for reporting on a failed coup d’etat against the government of Sani Abacha. Winner of several international journalism prizes including the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize.