Monthly Archives: May 2016

(L-R)Daily Monitor Lawyer James Nangwala, company Secretary Timothy Ntale, Alex Atuhaire (victim) and HRNJ-Uganda National Coordinator Robert Ssempala outside the CIID headquarters/ Photo: Alex Sagala

HRNJ-Uganda Alert; Police quiz associate Daily Monitor Editor over a news story on Western Uganda Killings

HRNJ-Uganda Alert; Police quiz associate Daily Monitor Editor over a news story on Western Uganda Killings

Kampala, 05th/May/2016; The Criminal Investigations Directorate (CIID) on May 4th 2016, interrogated Daily Monitor’s Associate Editor, Alex Atuhaire for about three hours over a news story published in the daily paper on April 5, about the mass killings in the Rwenzori sub-region, in Western Uganda. This was after the Defence Minister, Dr. Crispus Kiyonga reported

Access to Information in Africa- AFEX Urges Governments to do more Read more at: http://www.africafex.org/access-to-information/access-to-information-in-africa-afex-urges-governments-to-do-more

This statement was originally posted on africafex.org on 3rd May 2016. As the World marks Press Freedom Day today under the theme, “Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This is your Right!”, the African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX) network wishes to highlight the situation of Access to Information (ATI) on the continent. Access to Information

HRNJ-Uganda Media Rights Awards, 2015

Human Rights Network for Journalists-Uganda is slated to present awards of excellence to two (Male and Female) media rights reporters for the year 2015, a media house which has given more coverage to media rights issues. Other five journalists will be recognised for their exceptional reporting on the subject matter. This inaugural event will take

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