Archive for March 29, 2012
The first step is to ensure total control of the kind of information that
people receive – through state television, radio and papers. Make sure
privately owned papers have a difficult time operating, threaten them,
arrest one or two of their leaders – then self-censorship will follow. If
the daily circulation of private papers is small, never mind them, but never
let them operate community radio stations or independent national radio
Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai was warned not to accept the arrangement to acquire a house in Harare which is now the centre of a political storm in Harare, wiki leaks cables have revealed.