The UN Special Representative urged members of the Federal Parliament to resume their deliberations over an amended version of Somalia's 2016 Media Law and give due consideration to a list of recommended changes to the law submitted by the country's leading media associations a year ago.
President Uhuru Kenyatta administration has been categorical that it champions for media freedom in the country and following the switch off it came out strongly defending its action saying that it was necessary at the time.
The world is celebrating World Press freedom day.
"It is important to call the attention of all on a day like this that a nation whose economy does not and can not support the economy of its media industry can not thumb its chest that its press is free".
It also presents an opportunity to empathise and pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the course of performing their constitutional responsibility, as well as those in different prisons all over the world.
"The 2018 theme of WPFD is "Keeping Power in Check: Media, Justice and The Rule of Law", covering issues of media and the transparency of the political process, the independence and media literacy of the judicial system, and the accountability of state institutions towards the public". "It is vital for sustainable development".
The Nokia 7 Plus is priced at Rs. 25,999 in India, and the company is offering multiple launch offers for the phone. Apart from online stores, these phones are also available from Nokia Shop and other offline retail stores in India.
The Golden State Warriors have officially listed Curry as probable to play in game 2 against the New Orleans Pelicans . In the Western Conference, the Warriors and Rockets remain the top teams to beat in the odds and on the court.
The Great Barrier Reef is a critical national asset, contributing $A6.4-billion (R60billion) a year to the economy. Turnbull said part of the money would be used to mitigate the impact of climate change, but gave no details.
He's not our "most likely to succeed", because, let's be honest: It will take a miracle to make Cleveland good again. So, while many don't agree with or understand the Browns' plan, it sounds like they at least do have a plan.
Rangers parted ways with Graeme Murty earlier today following Sunday's embarrassing 5-0 defeat to Old Firm rivals Celtic. Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard says that he has spoken to Ibrox club Glasgow Rangers about becoming the Gers' manager.
Al Jazeera's reported that "Thousands of people stood right at the border, then we heard the Israeli forces opening live fire". More than 10,000 people were protesting when soldiers shot live ammunition and tear gas into crowds, Reuters reported.
The Eagles needed to get a good tight end in this draft after losing Trey Burton , and Goedert is an effortless playmaker. They also grabbed an Australian NRL rugby player in OT Jordan Mailata in the seventh round as a flier.
The most common tick-borne diseases in 2016 were Lyme disease and ehrlichiosis, a serious illness that infects white blood cells. CDC officials said the United States is unprepared for a rise in illnesses caused by the bites of mosquitoes, ticks and fleas.
Coach and his staff are really excited about the way we can utilize him. "It's exciting to have a pick like this to add". The Eagles traded the 52nd and the 169th overall picks to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for the 49th overall pick.
Cowboys draft Texas tackle Williams
The Cowboys drafted Boise State LB Leight Vander Esch with their first round pick - the 19th overall - on Thursday night. He started only five games last season because of a left knee injury, and missed the bowl game to prepare for the draft.
Vikings exercise CB Waynes' 5th-year option
The nickel corner, who can also play some safety, played in all 16 games for Minnesota last season and started in seven of those. They took Mike Hughes out of UCF in the first round (No. 30 overall) and also added Holton Hill as an undrafted free agent.
Cool Tonight; Sunny and Pleasant Sunday
Temperatures this morning, bottoming out in the low-mid 40s under clear skies so don't forget to grab your jacket or sweater. A northwest wind of 11 to 13 miles per hour can be expected with gusts up to 23 miles per hour .
New royal baby named; how do you pronounce prince's name?
'Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 1101hrs, ' read a statement from the royal family. For one thing, one of Prince William's middle names is Louis - Prince William Arthur Philip Louis.
Apple cuts down iPhone X orders due to of lack of demand
There's no question this new combination is decidedly better and it actually helps that vibrant red colour stand out even more. According to 9to5Mac, the Eurasian regulatory database has registered 11 filings for iterations of a mystery Apple device.
Lea Michele shows off ginormous engagement ring
A rep for the " Glee " star confirmed she'll be tying the knot with Zandy Reich , the president of women's clothing brand AYR . In November 2017, she spoke to People about her relationship, saying: "I'm very happy and I think that you can tell".