Press Freedom

Supreme Court ruling over ''NUSOJ leadership'' is a deliberate stab to the nation's media fraternity and offers impunity to spoilers, warns MAP

0 Visits: 396 | Thursday February 11, 2016 - 19:46:35
Garowe, Puntland Somalia, FEB 11TH 2016– The Media Association of Puntland - MAP robustly condemns the appalling verdict announced on Feb 10th 2016 by the Somali Supreme Court over the ''leadership'' of the National union of the Somali journalist (NUSOJ) in favor of Omar Faruk.

Read More »

NUSOJ Condemns Acts of Threats and Intimidation Against Union officials in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 1138 | Wednesday February 10, 2016 - 01:09:45
Mogadishu, February 10, 2016 The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) strongly condemns the act of threats and intimidations against the Union leaders, amid Somali media stakeholders continue their solidarity protests against the recent Somali high court decision.

Read More »

Somali Media fraternity Stage Country wide Protest Against Somali High Court Verdict,

0 Visits: 819 | Tuesday February 09, 2016 - 21:17:18
Mogadishu - At least 100 Reporters, Editors and Media Directors have staged public protest against the recent High court verdict against their union (NUSOJ) in Mogadishu on Monday to show and stand with solidarity, saying the verdict goes against the constitution and hinting irregularities in the that…

Read More »

Tanzania imposes permanent ban on weekly newspaper

0 Visits: 312 | Friday January 22, 2016 - 18:56:53
By: Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)

Read More »

Dispatches: Somalia Should Make Concrete Pledges at Rights Council

0 Visits: 288 | Thursday January 21, 2016 - 17:17:19
By Laetitia Bader Abdiaziz Abdinur Ibrahim, a passionate Somali journalist, was sentenced in February 2013 to one year in prison. His crime? Interviewing a woman alleging rape by government security forces. The woman was also convicted of "tarnishing" state institutions. Both were eventually…

Read More »

Somali Government orders the suspension of 35 Somali news websites Over allegations of Ethics

0 Visits: 285 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 19:21:02
Mogadishu – Official letter from Somali attorney general office that was addressed both to the ministry of information and the ministry of posts and telecommunication to immediately suspend over 35 Somali news websites in the country, pending investigations.

Read More »

NUSOJ Applauds the Passage of the Press Law by the Somali Parliament

0 Visits: 304 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 17:31:53
Mogadishu – The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has today welcomed the passage Media Bill by the Federal Parliament of Somalia and the called the endorsement "landmark achievement for the Somali media".

Read More »