Sunday, May 27, 2018

Media: Report accuses Kenya government of abetting abuse of journalists

A newly released report has accused the Kenyan government of failing to fulfill its obligations to protect freedom of expression and media freedoms. The report by...

Getachew Shiferaw: Ethiopian high court convicts editor of inciting subversion​

The Ethiopian Federal High Court's conviction of Getachew Shiferaw, editor of the news website Negere Ethiopia, on charges of inciting subversion is a further blow to press...

CARTOONS FOR FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION: images combine humor, satire & tragedy

CELEBRATE FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AND ARTISTIC FREEDOM To mark World Press Freedom Day 2017, UNESCO and Cartooning for Peace, an international organization founded by Kofi...

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...

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Djibouti: Attractive but Risky

As countries across the Horn of Africa embark on ambitious programs to attract foreign investment, Djibouti seems a stable option in a volatile region....

Somaliland Paging Mr Michael Keating!

The defined territory is one of the physical elements of the state enshrined in the Montevideo Convention on the Rights and Duties of States...

Qatar, Farmajo Attempt to Tear Somaliland Apart in War

Qatar and Farmajo feed terrorism to ignite war in Somaliland. Troops from the Puntland state of Somalia's federal government, led by Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo, launched...