Stella Dimoko Korkus.com: Trump Wins Award For " Overall Achievement in Undermining Global Press Freedom"

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Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Trump Wins Award For " Overall Achievement in Undermining Global Press Freedom"

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), a Journalists’ and press freedom campaign organisation basedin the U.S., has named President Donald Trump as the winner of its award for ‘Overall Achievement in Undermining Global Press Freedom’.




The CPJ said Trump emerged the overall winner at the award on Monday night in New York after he also emerged ‘Runner-Up’ to President Recep Erdoğan of Turkey, winner of the ‘Most Thin-skinned’ award.


Other awards were ‘Most Outrageous Use of Terror Laws Against the Press’won also by Erdoğan; ‘Tightest Grip on Media’ – excluded countries with noindependent media, such as North Korea and Eritrea -won by President Xi Jinping of China; and ‘Biggest Backslider in Press Freedom’ won by State Counsellor and de facto leader Aung Suu-Kyi of Myanmar.


President AbdelFattah al-Sisi of Egypt emerged ‘Runner-Up’ to Erdoğan for ‘Most Outrageous Use of Terror Laws Against the Press’; President Vladimir Putin of Russia emerged ‘Runner-Up’ for ‘Tightest Grip on Media’ award won by Xi; while President Andrzej Duda of Poland was‘Runner-Up’ for ‘Biggest Backslider in Press Freedom’ won by Suu-Kyi.


The award was in response to Trump’s fake news awards, which he hinted on Tuesday last week that he would be announcing this week Monday, which he later shifted to Jan. 17.




Reuters

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

This award should have gone to Stella Korkus for suppressing people's comments and only publishing the ones she likes. Press freedom indeed.

Proudly Anonymous said...

The DOTARD is in a good company,he has a thing for dictators and strongmen.
Thank goodness for America's system that has managed to tame him,this man would have gone totally out of control

Chidinma Grace said...


Trump Trump. Americans will never forget this man...

Cynhams Cakes, Abuja. 07034794947 said...

That man is something else. He is always in the news for not-so-nice things.

lami said...

Lol, nice

Anonymous said...

Anoy 17:05. God bless you, any comments against her goons on this blog goes to her pot but the likes of Linda Eze is free to insult others even a whole tribe and will be regarded as drama loading.. Rubbish.

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