“Alain Lobognon has been sentenced to 12 months in prison and a fine of 300,000 FCFA reports L’Intelligent d’Abidjan.”

The MP should be released because:

no member of parliament should be arrested for what they say—even when what they say is not entirely true,

there is no politics without lies;

nobody lies more than governments.

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