Monday, May 29, 2017

In Cameroon, Ahmed Abba sentenced to 10 years in jail

A military court in Cameroon today sentenced Ahmed Abba, a correspondent for Radio France Internationale's (RFI) Hausa service, to 10 years in prison and...

Benjamin Netanyahu sues journalist for £69,000 in damages over claim wife pushed him out...

Israeli prime minister and wife Sara Netanyahu accuse prominent columnist of ‘disgusting, cynical, low, mean and inordinate attempt’ to embarrass them. Israeli prime minister Benjamin...

Somaliland civil society release statement on Justice, Media, Human Rights and Elections

The Somaliland Civil society held a meeting yesterday 23th February 2017 at SONSAF office, the objective of the meeting was to discuss on the...

China’s state broadcaster accidentally recognized the breakaway state of Somaliland

When a car bomb ripped through a market in Mogadishu on Sunday, killing at least 30 people, China’s state broadcaster in Africa, quickly covered...

Alex Jones Suggests Jennifer Lopez Go To Somalia Where She’ll “Be Gang Raped So...

ALEX JONES (HOST):  Get into some of the people freaking out and flipping out at the Grammys. Here it is. JENNIFER LOPEZ (VIDEO):  This is...

CHIEF STRATEGIST STEVE BANNON LABELS MEDIA ‘OPPOSITION PARTY,’ SAYS IT ‘SHOULD KEEP ITS MOUTH...

President Donald Trump has repeatedly denounced the press for what he calls "fake news." President Donald Trump’s chief strategist Steve Bannon has labelled the media...

Two Radio Bilal journalists sentenced in Ethiopia on terror charges

The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned the prison sentences handed down to two journalists from the Ethiopian faith-based station Radio Bilal. Khalid Mohamed...

WILL TRUMP TRY TO ERODE DIGITAL FREEDOMS?

Freedom of the press, net neutrality and freedom from surveillance all could be under assault during Trump's presidency. As Donald Trump assumes the presidency, our...

With False Claims, Trump Attacks Media on Turnout and Intelligence Rift

President Trump used his first full day in office on Saturday to unleash a remarkably bitter attack on the news media, falsely accusing journalists...

Money transfer firm Dahabshiil mulls court action against blogger

Leading Money transfer company Dahabshiil plans to launch a criminal complaint against a blogger who has been publishing fake news stories about the company. The...

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HISTORY REPEATING ITSELF IN THE HORN OF AFRICA: IS THE CRIME IN DARFUR BEING...

It is saddening to witness repetitions of similar tragic events in history. Recurrences of such dreadful events can even sound farcical when they happen...

Turkey to feed Somalia’s hungry during Ramadan

Turkey will deliver around 15,000 tonnes of food to Somalia during the holy month of Ramadan, as East Africa continues to edge closer to...

Trump considers major changes amid escalating Russia crisis

President Trump and his advisers, seeking to contain the escalating Russia crisis that threatens to consume his presidency, are considering a retooling of his...