News and press statements

SADC ignores media in Vision 2050

SADC ignores media in Vision 2050

MISA writes to the Chairperson of the Southern Africa Development Community, President Filipe J. Nyusi of the Republic of Mozambique regarding the safety and security of journalists and the implementation of contentious cybersecurity laws in the SADC region.

Journalist Moyo granted bail

Journalist Moyo granted bail

Jeffrey Moyo was granted bail on 15 June 2021 after spending 20 days behind bars on charges of contravening the Immigration Act.

New Lesotho regulations violate right to privacy

New Lesotho regulations violate right to privacy

The Government of Lesotho recently gazetted the Communications (Subscriber Identity Module and Mobile Device Registration) Regulations of 2021, which, are a violation of the right to privacy.

MISA mourns Zambia chairperson

MISA mourns Zambia chairperson

MISA mourns the passing of MISA Zambia National Governing Council (NGC) Chairperson Father Benedict Mwelwa Ng’andwe.