Somalia: Journalist Case Adjourned Again

Photo: This Day
Symbol of justice.

The court of appeal reopened the case which was laid against a journalist who was in prison Abdiaziz Koronto and Luul Ali Osman who were accused of false statement.

The court of appeal started its hearing again and at last it accepted the journalist to provide his evidence tomorrow at the court of appeal.

The case which is placed against Abdiaziz koronto and Luul Ali Osman was last week postponed to Wednesday in order the hearing to be proceeded and then the court of appeal will decided their fate today.

Mohamed Bashir Haashi the leader of NUSOJ who spoke with shabelle radio said that there are hopes that the journalist will be hard again.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2013 Shabelle Media Network. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.

InFocus

Somali 'Rape' Victim Freed, Journalist Jailed

Symbol of justice.

The woman who accused government forces of rape has been set free, but a court has convicted the journalist who interviewed her. Read more »