7 November 1997
CONCERT FOR JUSTICE, WEB SITE LAUNCH, SHELL BOYCOTT, AND CHURCH SERVICE
Launch of MOSOP Canada website
The new MOSOP Canada website will be launched officially on 10 November. The address is www.mosopcanada.org. The site will contain up to date reports from Nigeria, news about refugees and information about how users can help in the Ogoni struggle.
Monday 10 November - Concert for Justice
The Ken Saro-Wiwa Concert for Justice, doors open at 7:30 p.m. at The Guvernment, 132 Queen's Quay East, Toronto
In a region of Africa not known for tolerating independent minded journalists, the Canadian Committee to Protect Journalists (CCPJ) is delighted to announce a unique achievement. A long and traumatic experience for Mohammed Bangura, a Sierra Leone journalist, ended on October 7 when he arrived at Pearson International Airport in Toronto after more than one year in self-imposed exile after fleeing government persecution in his homeland.