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Gov't Tasked on Exorbitant Fees Charged to Access Public Information

18 Sep 2021 · Journalists and organizations promoting access to information have asked Government to prevail over Public offices charging exorbitantly for access of information in Public interest.

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Journalists and organizations promoting access to information have asked Government to prevail over Public offices charging exorbitantly for access of information in Public interest.
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