December 13, 2017

Somaliland: court gives journalist Dirir one year and a half jail sentence

On 8th October 2017, journalist Mohamed Adan Dirir has been sentenced to one year and six months in jail. A judge at Hargeisa Regional Court heard […]
September 4, 2017

Somaliland: Human Rights Centre condemns the prosecution of journalist Ahmed Sakaro

29 June 2017- Human Rights Centre condemns the criminal charges brought against journalist Ahmed Mouse Sakaro. Ahmed is accused of “insult to a public officer and […]
September 4, 2017

Somaliland: Human Rights Centre condemns imprisonment of opposition politicians

22 May 2017- On 21st May 2017, Hargeisa Regional Court sentenced Yonis Ahmed Yonis, the Sports and Youth Secretary of Waddani opposition party, to one year […]
September 4, 2017

Somaliland: Human Rights Centre calls on the government to release detained opposition politicians

15th April 2017 – Somaliland government should immediately release two detained opposition politicians, Human Rights Centre said today in a press release. On 11th April the […]