July 13, 2017
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New Media Bill represents major impediment for media freedom, NUSOJ condemns “harsh” media legislation

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is deeply concerned about the new media bill which was today endorsed by Somalia’s council of ministers. The effects […]
July 9, 2017
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NUSOJ condemns detention of journalist, demands freedom of movement for journalists

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) today condemned the measures by Somaliland authorities against journalist Omar Ali Hassan who was arrested after returning from Mogadishu. […]
June 27, 2017

Media law: NUSOJ condemns chilling effect on media freedom

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) today expressed grave concerns over hastily prepared revised media law as it is creating a chilling effect and undermining […]
May 30, 2017
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Attorney General Office Summons NUSOJ Secretary General Over Farfetched Accusations

The Federal Government of Somalia must demonstrate full respect for the rights to freedom of association, expression and peaceful assembly, and end attacks on independent trade […]
May 16, 2017
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Thousands back petition to protect human rights of journalists and trade unions

Thousands flocked to online petition addressed to Somalia’s President, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo, and Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire to Stop attacks on journalists and other […]
April 8, 2017
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NUSOJ condemns “flagrant violation of free expression” after sentencing of an independent journalist in Somaliland

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has strongly condemned a court verdict against independent journalist Abdimalik Muse Oldon in Somaliland’s capital Hargeisa who was today […]
April 1, 2017

NUSOJ demands immediate and unconditional release of abducted journalist

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has today demanded the immediate and unconditional release of a local journalist, who was kidnapped in the fringes of […]
March 19, 2017
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Government must apprehend soldiers who wounded a radio journalist, says NUSOJ

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has today demanded the Federal Government of Somalia to take swift action and apprehend the soldiers who wounded a […]
March 8, 2017
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International Women’s Day: NUSOJ Affirms the Rights of Women with the Right to Media Freedom

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) joins the global community, particularly the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), on International Women’s Day to celebrate the leadership […]