Western media exposed.

Author:Asmerom, Ogbazgy A.
Position:Your views and news - Letter to the editor

It was refreshing to read your cover story "Reporting Africa" (NA, June). You should be commended for an outstanding job in exposing the biased attitude of the Western media towards Africa.

It is now up to every conscious African (both continental and diasporan) to stand up and challenge Western journalists, especially when they write false and biased stories about the motherland.

Instead of depending on the Western media for information on Africa, we should have our own credible media outlets. One good example would be an African Broadcasting Corporation, which must have its main interest of seeing Africa through...

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