Prominent Investigative Journalist Arrested in Tanzania (Financial Times – July 30)

“[Mr Kabendera’s] abduction is part of a larger pattern in the country that should send alarm bells blaring” said Jeffrey Smith the founding director of Vanguard Africa, a Washington based non-profit organisation that says it supports ethical leadership in Africa. “Over the past several years, basic freedoms and human rights have been violated with alarming frequency and impunity.”