PPF concerned over detention of Al Jazeera journalist in Egypt

Pakistan Press Freedom (PPF), in a letter to President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt, expressed concern over the arrest and detention of Al Jazeera journalists Mahmoud Hussein in Cairo on December 25. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali urged the government of Egypt to properly investigate the case and bring specific charges against the Al […] … Read More >PPF concerned over detention of Al Jazeera journalist in Egypt

Former police commander faces charges for assaulting journalist

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of Uganda welcomed the charges brought against the former police commander of Kampala District, Joram Mwesigye for assaulting a Wavah Broadcasting Services (WBS) TV journalist, Andrew Lwanga. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Uganda to serve […] … Read More >Former police commander faces charges for assaulting journalist

PPF is concerned over the blocking of two radio stations in Congo

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister Democratic Republic of the Congo to express concerned over the blocking of Radio France Internationale (a French station) and Radio Okapi (a station operated by the United Nations mission in Congo. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the […] … Read More >PPF is concerned over the blocking of two radio stations in Congo

PPF is concerned over the killing and harassment of media personnel in South Sudan

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of South Sudan expressed concern over the killings and constant harassment of journalists in South Sudan. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of South Sudan to end the high rate of impunity and book the perpetrators. Aslam […] … Read More >PPF is concerned over the killing and harassment of media personnel in South Sudan

PPF is concerned over the assault of Madiinah for covering a court case in Uganda

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of Uganda expressed concern over the assault of a female journalist Madiinah Ssebyala in Uganda. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Uganda to take action against Kassaga for assaulting and intimidating a female journalist who was […] … Read More >PPF is concerned over the assault of Madiinah for covering a court case in Uganda

PPF is concerned over the murder of Mohamed Ali reporter of Radio Shabelle in Somalia

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke, Prime Minister of Somalia expressed concern over the murder of Abdiasis Mohamed Ali reporter of Radio Shabelle. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Somalia to order for the swift action against investigating the reason of murder […] … Read More >PPF is concerned over the murder of Mohamed Ali reporter of Radio Shabelle in Somalia

Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the closure of newspaper in South Sudan

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in a letter to Salva Kiir Mayardit, President of South Sudan express concern over the closure of The Nation Mirror English daily newspaper by the South Sudan National Security. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of South Sudan to take action against shutting down of […] … Read More >Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the closure of newspaper in South Sudan