Friday, April 7, 2017

HRC Quarterly Report on the Situation of Media in Somaliland

This quarterly report on media covers from 10th December 2016 to 31st March 2017. Human
Rights Centre issues a report every four months on the situation of media in Somaliland. In last
four months 11 journalists were detained.

Read the report here

On 19th January 2017, the Minister of Information Osman Sahardid, warned the media not to
report on any issue related to a military base that was granted by Somaliland government to the
United Arab Emeritus. The Minister spoke after the Parliament in a joint session approved the
United Arab Emeritus to establish a military base at the port town of Berbera