December 31, 2016

Somalia ends 2016 with gloomy record of repression against journalists, says NUSOJ

Deadly attacks on reporters and their news outlets as well as a government campaign of repression under a new media law marked 2016 in Somalia, reinforcing […]
December 10, 2016

NUSOJ statement on International Human Rights Day

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) today joins journalists, human rights advocates and citizens around the world in celebrating International Human Rights Day. December 10 […]
November 27, 2016

Concerns over intimidations against media and unethical practices

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is concerned with the non-conducive media environment characterized by bias and intolerance by some sections of the media, violations […]
November 10, 2016

Historic Victory for Somali Trade Unions at the ILO

The Governing Body of the International Labour Organisation (ILO), at its 328th Session in Geneva, Switzerland, has today collectively approved powerful recommendations made by the ILO […]
November 10, 2016

IFJ welcomes historic victory for trade unions at the ILO

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), together with its affiliate, the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ), welcomes the recommendations approved today by the International Labour […]
November 2, 2016

Touching Testimonies by Journalists over Impunity of Crimes Committed against Journalists

As part of series of activities carried out by the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) on the International Day against Impunity of Crimes against Journalists, […]
November 2, 2016

New report exposes pervasive culture of impunity in Somalia

Somali authorities have failed to successfully prosecute 92 percent of the cases of journalists murdered, revealed a new report, “Unseating Impunity: Justice for Somali Journalists”, released […]
October 31, 2016

Authorities must work to combat endemic impunity, NUSOJ roundtable participants say

Somali authorities, both at Federal and State levels, must take responsibility for ending the growing threat to journalist safety, avowed speakers at today’s roundtable discussions on […]
October 26, 2016

Plea to respect rights of journalists in election reporting and safeguard their physical safety

For the media to be able to play their role successfully in ensuring credible and transparent election, the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) appeals to […]