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Corruption in media is 'way of life'

Cameroon | Media Ethics

On World Press Freedom Day 2011, the late minister Rev. Kenji Zephaniah told Bamenda's journalists that it is sinful to twist facts to support journalistic claims, and those who do are likely to be trapped in their own lies. In addition to such religious injunctions on journalists, Choves proposed that journalists take standardized oaths of office, during which process their intellectual faculties, training and talents would be tested and recognized as fit to practice.

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