ECPMF Supports Journalist Artan Rama in Lawsuit

The European Centre for Press & Media Freedom has pledged to support Artan Rama in the €100,000 lawsuit filed by construction company Edil Al-It.

ECPMF Supports Journalist Artan Rama in Lawsuit

In the latest instance of persecution against his media work in Albania, Artan Rama has been hit with a civil lawsuit demanding that he pay thousands of euros over a text published on his news programme’s Facebook page. On 17 November 2016, the shareholders of construction company Edil Al-It filed a defamation lawsuit against Rama […]

Director of the Publicús Program Sued by Construction Company

Director of the Publicús Program Sued by Construction Company

Construction company Edil Al-It has sued Artan Rama, a distinct public voice and collaborator of Exit. Representatives of the company have accused the director of the program Publicús for slander and defamation because of an article published on Facebook : “Chiaroscuro in the hall of the Theater.” In t the lawsuit, Edil Al-It demands 15 million lekë (~€110,000) from Rama […]

Ardit Gjoklaj’s Death Continues to Haunt Veliaj

Ardit Gjoklaj’s Death Continues to Haunt Veliaj

The portrait of Ardit Gjoklaj, the 17-year-old worker killed at the landfill in Sharra in August 2016 can now be found all over Tirana. A group of anonymous artists and activists, known as Çeta, have pasted the portrait of the young man on the doors of the Municipality, on the Reja pavilion, on the children’s playground at […]