Strong reservations expressed over Somalia’s new media law
Recent articles in Somalia

The two journalists were arrested after they were lured with a promise of an interview with judicial authorities over a story on the acquittal of men convicted of raping and murdering a woman.

Positive elements of Somalia’s amended 2016 Media Law are invalidated by sections which violate freedom of expression and criminalise the work of journalists.

The African Freedom of Expression Exchange condemns the killing of Said Yusuf Ali and expresses concern at the relentless attacks on journalists.