Jailed for life: a reporter's prison notes

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Heinemann Educational Books Nigeria, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 213 pages
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Wole Soyinka provides a foreword to this visceral account of a prominent newspaper editor's arrest, interrogation and imprisonment between 1995 and 1998 under the regime of Nigeria's military dictator Sanni Abacha. The author captures the loneliness and betrayal of political imprisonment and calls for collective responsibility to guard against tyrannical rulership. Both contemporary political, and journalistic issues are taken.

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Contents

The Wiles of Vultures
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Facing the Inquisitors
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Copyright

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