Mohamed Bangura says the criminal Libel law is a bad law

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Mohamed Bangura says the criminal Libel law is a bad law

Minister of Information and Communications Mohamed Bangura has said the criminal Libel law is a bad law and must be repealed.

He was speaking at National Symposium on the repeal of part five of the public Order Act of 1965.

A law that criminalizes Libel which many consider limit the operations of the media in the country.

This symposium is in response to campaign by the Founding Fathers of the Sierra Leone Association Journalists SLAJ that has been mounted for over four decades.

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