Ethiopia Warns News Outlets Not to ‘Mischaracterize’ Tigray | Voice of America

Ethiopia’s media regulator is warning foreign news outlets that publishing specific references that it says mischaracterize the country’s war-torn northern Tigray region will be met with legal consequences. “In reviewing…

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Ethiopia Shutters News Outlet With Scant Explanation | Voice of America

Ethiopia’s media regulator on Thursday revoked the license of the Addis Standard’s publisher, forcing the monthly magazine and news website to cease operations immediately. The outlet’s publisher, JAKENN Publishing, said…

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David Dungay Jr’s family take their fight for justice to the United Nations | Australia news

David Dungay Jr’s name has become a frequent rallying cry at Black Lives Matter protests across Australia. Now the family of the Dunghutti man, who died in custody in 2015,…

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Somali Journalists Launch ‘Disinformation Lab’ to Combat Spread of Fake News | Voice of America

MOGADISHU, SOMALIA - The Federation of Somali Journalists has launched a campaign to combat the spread of false information, fake news, hate speech and propaganda. The federation says Somalia is…

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