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Harassed journalists enlist attorney Bayford in bid to sue Government

Three journalists from INK Centre for Investigative Journalism who were allegedly arrested, detained and threatened in Mosu by security agents have roped in Human Rights Lawyer Dick Bayford in a looming litigation against government.

The journalists were allegedly working on a story to investigate claims of corruption regarding the construction taking place at President Ian Khama’s home in Mosu. The trio, Joel Konopo Managing Partner at INK Centre, Ntibinyane Ntibinyane and Kaombona Kanani, was arrested last week Wednesday. Konopo confirmed in an interview with Botswana Guardian that they met Bayford this...

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Published By: botswanaguardian - 3 days ago