Alerts – Freedom of Expression Tracker

The government temporarily shut down some Online publications deemed to be carrying dissenting views. The government officially denied this but applauded 'well wishers' for successfully shutting them down. 

Investigations by forensic IT experts showed that the shut-down was linked to the government. later, MISA produced a research report titled 'An Assessment of Online Media Freedom".

MISA Stance:

MISA condemned this as urged the government to embrace online media through the creation of polices that would provide a favourable environment for online publishing. 

MISA commissioned a study on online Media Freedom in that Particular year.