September 4, 2017

Human Rights Centre calls on the Attorney General to drop the criminal case against journalist Ibrahim Osman Ahmed

18th July 2016- Somaliland Attorney General charges Ibrahim Osman Ahmed, editor-in-chief of Hangoolnews website. Ibrahim is accused of “publication of false news, false-accusation and defamation”. On […]
September 4, 2017

Somaliland: Four people detained for expression of opinion

Between 6th and 8th June 2016, four people, Mohamed Sidiiq Dhame, Mohamoud Ahmed, Nuradin Ibrahim and Mohamed Duale, were arrested after they expressed their opinion on […]
September 4, 2017

Somaliland: The Chief Justice Reinstates Guleid Ahmed Jama’s License to Practice Law

Today, 11th June 2016, the Chief Justice issued a decree annulling previous ministerial decision that revoked Guleid’s license to practice law. The ruling of the Chief […]
September 4, 2017

Somaliland: Foore newspaper journalist in detention

30th May 2016 – On 29th May 2016, Abdirashid Abdiwahaab Ibraahim, chairman of the independent Foore newspaper, was taken into custody in the Criminal Investigation Department […]