Predictable and Unavoidable: The Closure of the African Daily News and Daily News

  • Sylvester Dombo


This chapter compares the closures of the two newspapers and the responses they generated both local and international. It argues that the two regimes were hell bent on silencing the private press for their own political expediency.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Simon Muzenda School of Arts, Culture and Heritage Studies, Department of History, Archaeology and Development StudiesMashava Campus, Great Zimbabwe UniversityMasvingoZimbabwe

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