Dahabshiil Advertisement Telesom
Tag archive for ‘freedom’
By MGoth On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

Somali security forces arrest five journalists in two days

Nairobi, January 5, 2015–Somali security forces arrested five journalists in two separate cases over the weekend in the capital, Mogadishu, according to news reports. Three of them are still being held. On More...

By MGoth On Friday, May 9th, 2014

Ethiopia:’You are screwing up my speech’- President Obama

‘You are screwing up my speech’: President Obama almost loses his cool with angry heckler at $32,400 a ticket Democrat fundraiser in California President interrupted during address to tech-leaders More...

By MGoth On Monday, March 24th, 2014

Top TV presenters unite to help free detained Al Jazeera staff

Some of the world’s most prominent presenters from multiple news organisations have highlighted the importance of journalism by asking their viewers to “imagine a world where reality is distorted; imagine being More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, December 16th, 2013

Djibouti:Arbitrary arrests and detentions become recurrent Djibouti

Article 19: Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression , which implies the right to not to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart considerations impart information and More...

Universal TV reporter killed in Las Anod
By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
1 Comment

Reporter killed in Somaliland, bomb rocks Sool region

A television news reporter was shot and killed by unknown gunmen on Tuesday night in the relatively lawless and volatile region of Sool. Authorities in Las Anod said Ahmed “Sakin” Farah, a reporter for More...

Somali delegates read the book of the constitution during the National Constituent Assembly meeting in Mogadishu. A special assembly is tasked with voting on a new constitution for war-torn Somalia as the corruption-riddled government approaches the end of its mandate next month. (Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images)
By Hassan Ali On Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

After 21 years Somalia adopts New Constitution – abortion, Islam, FGM

Somali delegates read the book of the constitution during the National Constituent Assembly meeting in Mogadishu. (Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images) MOGADISHU — Somalia’s National Constituent Assembly More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

CPJ calls on Somaliland president to end press crackdown

June 13, 2012 President Ahmed Mohamoud Silyano Office of the President Hargeisa, Somaliland (transmitted via email) Dear President Ahmed Mohamoud Silanyo, We are writing to express our alarm over deteriorating conditions More...

By Hassan Ali On Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

Somaliland: Time Of Trial

The Horn of Africa’s unsought status as one of the most volatile regions in the world is underlined by the deep-rooted conflict in Somalia and the endemic tension between Ethiopia and Eritrea. This makes even More...

By Hassan Ali On Thursday, September 24th, 2009

IFJ Concerned by Degradation of Freedom of Expression in Somaliland

HARGEISA, 24 September 2009 (Somalilandpress) – The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today expressed its concern over the continuous degradation of freedom of expression in Somaliland, following the More...

By Hassan Ali On Monday, August 10th, 2009

Iran should release protesters

HARGEISA, 10 August 2009 (Somalilandpress) — This is not about who won the Presidential election which took place in Iran on 12 June 2009. Probably, it was President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad who won the election More...