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Benin: Is the press living up to its promise?

Categories: Sub-Saharan Africa, Benin, Governance, Ideas, Media & Journalism

Babilown posts an article that asks whether the Beninese press is living up to its responsibility [1] (Fr) to act as the “fourth branch” of government. “Whether the executive, the legislative, or the judicial branch…in all spheres of public life, too often we are content to wallow in mediocrity, in the so-so and minimum service becomes the rule. The press should not limit itself to this “classic” model.”