media freedom

Legal threats against media houses a concern - John Nakuta

by editor1 / Feb 23, 2021 / 0 comments

Media Ombudsman John Nakuta says threats by some companies and individuals to sue media houses for issues of public interest is a cause for concern.

Outgoing British High Commissioner commends Namibia for media freedom and democracy

by editor1 / Oct 13, 2020 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-Outgoing British High Commissioner Kate Airey says her country can learn a lot from Namibia in terms of media freedom and democracy.

Stakeholders say media freedom rating drop a cause for concern

by editor1 / May 08, 2018 / 0 comments
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The Namibian

Media Stakeholders say Namibia's drop in media freedom rating is a cause for concern for the country.

High ranking officials warned against abusing their powers to suppress media freedom

by editor1 / May 03, 2018 / 0 comments

The Media Ombudsman has warned high ranking officials against the misuse of their powers to suppress access to information and media freedom.

President Geingob says media freedom is guaranteed under his administration

by editor1 / May 10, 2017 / 0 comments

As media freedom in Namibia remains a source of local pride, President Hage Geingob says this freedom is guaranteed for as long as he is in office.

Not government's plan to control media-President Geingob

by editor / Sep 10, 2016 / 0 comments

President Hage Geingob says it is not Government policy to control media freedom in Namibia.

Reports of alleged threats against media freedom dismissed

by editor / Sep 05, 2016 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Information and Communication has dismissed as untrue reports of alleged threats against media freedom.