UNITED Nations Secretary General António Guterres says threats to the freedom of journalists and media workers are growing day by day. In a statement to commemorate World Press Freedom Day, Tuesday, Guterres observed that journalists and media workers faced increased politicisation of their work and attempts to silence them from many sides. “On World Press Freedom Day, we shine a spotlight on the essential work of journalists and other media workers who seek transparency and accountability from those in power, often at great personal risk. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, many…...

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