September 13, 2017
Abdullahi Osman Moallim

Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Central Somalia

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is deeply saddened to learn that journalist Abdullahi Osman Moallim of Jubaland TV succumbed to serious head wounds sustained from […]
September 11, 2017
Journalist Abdishakur Mohamed Hassan

Three journalists among victims in devastating suicide bomb blast in Central Somalia

Three local journalists were caught up yesterday, Sunday 10 September 2017, in a suicide bombing in Beledweyne town of Hiran region in Central Somalia, the National Union […]
August 24, 2017
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Training Seminar for Journalists on international standards of freedom of expression

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has delivered a training seminar in Mogadishu, Somalia, on International Standards of Freedom of Expression for 30 journalists from […]
August 7, 2017
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Puntland arbitrarily arrests an independent journalist

The National Union of Somali Journalist (NUSOJ) has today condemned the arbitrary arrest and detention of an independent journalist in Puntland. Journalist Omar Saed Mohamed, known […]
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
Omar Serbia

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 […]