Friday, April 26, 2019

Somalia: Galmudug detains journalist for spreading ‘false news’

Authorities in the Somali state of Galmudug should immediately release broadcast journalist Mohamed Abdiwali Tohow without charge, the Committee to Protect Journalist said today....

The Making of ‘Black Hawk Down: The Untold Story’

A fierce battle involving Fort Drum soldiers in Somalia began on Oct. 3, 1993, with a radio transmission -- "black hawk down." The majority of...

APO Group launches enhanced press release monitoring service for Africa and the Middle East...

New features include advanced PR value metrics, a detailed summary page and extra information about the websites covering each press release – making APO...

Report: Google suppressed an explosive memo about its Chinese search engine

Google's prototype may have been designed to track citizens. Every time we hear a new report about Google's alleged censored search engine for China, it...

A rising threat to the internet: water

Undersea internet cables are sensitive at the coastlines, and as our study found, cables for New York and New Jersey are particularly at risk. Despite whimsical...

Somalia: VoP journalist stabbed to death in Galkayu

Unknown assailants have killed a journalist in Somalia's central town, Galkayo. Abdirizak Said Osman who was a newscaster and reporter for Radio Codka Nabadda  (Voice...

Kenya:  15 Chinese arrested in South C ‘brothel’, Nairobi

Immigration Department says its officers have arrested 15 Chinese nationals for allegedly engaging in prostitution in Nairobi. The suspects, who were allegedly found in a...

Bobi Wine named among 100 most influential young Africans

Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu popularly known as Bobi Wine and Humphrey Nabimanya, a television presenter and team leader at Reach A Hand-...

Mark Zuckerberg: Protecting democracy is an arms race. Here’s how Facebook can help.

YWhen you build services that connect billions of people across countries and cultures, you’re going to see all of the good that humanity can...
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Sajid Javid: 80,000 paedophiles target children online in the UK

At LEAST 80,000 British paedophiles are posing a sexual threat to children online, shocking figures will show today. In a speech laying bare the...

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UAE to Step in to Safeguard Somaliland-UAE Security Interests

Somaliland disclosed that the issue of security dominated discussions it had held with its United Arab Emirates counterparts. "The security issue has been central to...

Somalis to Benefit from UAE-Somaliland Livestock Export Bureau

On a shuttle working visit to the United Arab Emirates mid last week, His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland left for...

More Gold Than Reported Filched Out of Africa on a Regular Bases

Billions of dollars’ worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab Emirates in the Middle East –...