He added that both women were now at the South African embassy in Tanzania's economic capital Dar-es-Salaam.
Tanzanian authorities have released CPJ sub-Saharan Africa Representative Muthoki Mumo and Africa Program Coordinator Angela Quintal in Dar es Salaam.
Former Mail & Guardian editor Angela Quintal is safe and is back at her hotel after being detained by Tanzanian authorities on Wednesday night, the Department of International Relations has confirmed.
The two, a former Nation journalist Muthoki Mumo and South Africa's Angela Quintal, were arrested while in their Dar es Salaam hotel room and detained at an unknown location.
Quintal tweeted before 1am on Tuesday morning that she and her colleague had been released.
The officials - reportedly from Tanzania Immigration authority are said to have searched the pair's belongings and would not return their passports when asked.
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"Further, the journalists' passports and phones need to be immediately returned".
Dirco confirm safety of journalists in TanzaniaAngela Quintal: What happened? "This shows someone is using her account".
Quintal worked for the Guardian as an editor while Ms Mumo worked for the Nation group before shifting to CPJ. "They were in the country on a reporting mission for CPJ".
"We continue to engage with our Government of Tanzania counterparts on a wide range of issues, including those related to human rights", the State Department said in a statement Wednesday.
Recently, Nanjala Nyabola, a political scientist, also raised alarm over the passage of an amendment to Tanzania's national statistics law, imposing criminal penalties for anyone who publishes information that challenges the government's statistics.
The body of a child has been found following an extensive land and air search in a remote part of Central Australia. Further inquiries indicate it is possible another child, the 12-year-old boy, was a passenger in the auto .
Mr Acosta called Mrs Sanders's characterisation of the incident " a lie ", and CNN released a statement defending its reporter. CNN said in a statement after the exchange that "this president's ongoing attacks on the press have gone too far".
The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) minister has demanded that they be cropped from the film. He warned that the state government would be forced to intervene, if the scenes are not removed.
The 2018 edition shows that ozone levels in sections of the stratosphere have been recovering at rates of 1-3 percent since 2000. Montzka said if the source of the new emissions could be identified and contained, the damage to the ozone should be minor.
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She will temporarily step down as chair of Tesla's audit committee until she leaves Telstra, the company said. Tesla has named an Australian executive as its new chairman after Elon Musk was forced to give up the role.
By failing to pick up the two seats needed, it's unclear whether the Democratic caucus's leadership ranks will change at all. Democrats won seats stretching from suburban Washington , New York and Philadelphia to outside Miami, Chicago and Denver.
England play the USA on Thursday, 15 November before hosting Croatia in the Nations League the following Sunday. United, will take in a 120th appearance for his country on November 15 at Wembley Stadium .
Texas is sending its first ever Hispanic women to congress, as Veronica Escobar snapped up Beto O'Rouke's old seat and state Sen. They have won almost a quarter of the available positions. "We see problems as opportunities in our state of Colorado".
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