ILO rules in favour of Somali journalists’ trade union
Saturday November 11 2017
Journalists Ahmed Hassan and Abdimalik Mahmud (right) after a Mogadishu court freed them on bail on October 21, 2014. PHOTO | AFP
The ILO’s Committee on Freedom of Association asked the federal government to institute “independent judicial inquiries” for serious violations of freedom of association and persecution of trade unions, identify those responsible, punish the guilty, and prevent repetition of such acts.