Saturday, November 23, 2019

Al-Jazeera Re-Opens in Sudan

Sudan has allowed Qatari broadcaster Al-Jazeera to reopen its Khartoum office, which they had shut down in May, the channel's director in the Sudanese...

Deyda Hydara’s daughter: ‘I am still crying’ for murdered Gambian journalist

At Gambia’s Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission(TRRC) on July 22, army officer Lieutenant Malick Jatta named former President Yahya Jammeh as the mastermind behind the murder of prominent editor Deyda Hydara...

Viral FaceApp challenge ‘forbidden’, Muslim scholar says

An Islamic scholar has condemned a social media trend that has swept the Middle East and much of the world, arguing it goes against...

Amnesty International Accuses Somaliland Government of Arbitrary Arrests, Censorship

In Somaliland censorship, harassment and prosecution of government critics is escalating Over the past three months the authorities in Somaliland appear to have stepped up...

Somalia Media Unites for ‘National Interest’ Citing Dispute with Kenya

Along the lines which the few but powerful, independent media outlets in Somaliland adopted to safeguard national interests, promote peace, encourage an exchange of...

Somaliland: Ministry of Information Suspends Operation of Eryal and Horyaal24 TV Stations

On orders from the Ministry of Information of the yet-to-be-recognized Republic of Somaliland, police clanged the gates of premises from which two independent TV...

Ethiopia: Did PM Abiy Keep His Pledge to the Media? A Situational Analysis

It's been one year since East Africa's most populous country - Ethiopia - experienced a political transformation; a change in leadership, after years of social unrest...

Al-Jazeera Edits Out Defamatory Report Against Dahabshiil

Al-Jazeera Arabic language channel has omitted false and discriminating clip from its documentary “War of Ports in the Horn of Africa” after Dahabshiil Group...

Somaliland: Fourth High Exec Leaves Ministry of Information

Dr. Osman Hussein Warsame, the Director General of the Ministry of Information, Culture and National Guidance, tendered his resignation to His Excellency the President...

Somaliland: Weji Takes Helm of National TV

Veteran broadcaster and author, Mohamed Hassan Ali 'Weji' takes over the helm of the national television from another long-time media man, Musa Farah Ibrahim...

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Dahabshiil Provides Vital Service for African Community

The CEO of money transfer service speak exclusively to African Business Review on why his company means more to him than just making money. The...
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Somaliland: Waddani Appoints an Avowed War-Monger, Somalia Unity Advocate as Party Reps

qFor the first time in the history of the Somaliland political parties, the Chairman of the Waddani opposition party, Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi, appoints a...

Karabakh Establishing Contacts with Somaliland

The Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) is establishing contacts with Somaliland. "On November 19, I had a very interesting and important debate with prominent Somaliland politician...