Hajooj Kuka

In August 2020, authorities raided a cultural center in Khartoum where Kuka and other artists were rehearsing a play at a threater workshop, following a reported noise complaint. Kuka,… More

Yasir Elsir Ali

Human rights defender Ali was shot by a sniper while at a December 2018 protest in Khartoum. The bullet punctured his lung and is resting in his spinal cord.… More

Mass Arrests of Journalists; Fears for Safety

A wave of journalists have been arrested during recent pro-democracy street protests in Sudan, resulting in the incommunicado detention of at least 12 journalists, 11 of whom were arrested… More

Journalists Detained, Fears for Safety

Jaafar Alsabki Ibrahim, a Darfuri journalist working for the opposition newspaper Al-Sahafa, was reportedly arrested on November 3, 2010, amid a wave of arrests of Darfuri media workers and… More

Darfuri Journalist Detained Since May 14

PEN protests the two-week detention of Al-Ghali Yahya Shegifat, 32, freelance journalist for the privately owned daily Ray Al-Shaab and president of the Association of Darfur Journalists, who has… More

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