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Point Reporter Still Detained

Jun 24, 2009, 7:16 AM

Augustine Kanjia, a reporter and columnist with this paper who was on Monday afternoon arrested for trying to snap photograph of the crowd outside the Kanifing Magistrates' Court during the trial of fellow journalists, who are standing trial on three counts of seditious publication is still being held by the police.

At the time of going to press, he was still detained at the Serrekunda Police Station.