Mia Alberti

Mia Alberti

Mia Alberti is a Portuguese journalist, filmmaker and producer at Al Jazeera’s interactive news hour #AJNewsGrid. She has reported from across Europe. 

Social media

Venezuela media law: 'Threat to freedom of expression'?

Human rights groups fear a law passed to curb hate in social media will silence anyone critical of Maduro's government.

Venezuela media law: 'Threat to freedom of expression'?

Education

University of Nairobi closes after violent clashes

Student protests draw anti-riot police, disturbing normal functioning of one of the country's oldest institutions.

University of Nairobi closes after violent clashes

Latin America

Venezuelan violinist detained over anti-Maduro protests

Violinist Wuilly Artiaga is facing years in prison after he was arrested and charged with instigating violence.

Venezuelan violinist detained over anti-Maduro protests

Africa

Nigerians tell absent Buhari: 'Resume or resign'

President under growing pressure after spending more than 90 days abroad seeking treatment for an unspecified illness.

Nigerians tell absent Buhari: 'Resume or resign'

Latin America

Olympian plea: 'Don't slash my dreams' after budget cut

Colombian sports fans and athletes took to social media to criticise government plans to slash national sports budget.

Olympian plea: 'Don't slash my dreams' after budget cut

Asia Pacific

Protests in Japan as anti-conspiracy bill passed

Government claims bill is necessary to tackle crime ahead of 2020 Olympics, but critics say it threatens human rights.

Protests in Japan as anti-conspiracy bill passed

Donald Trump

Donald Trump: Making Doonbeg great again

A village on the west coast of Ireland will be celebrating Trump's inauguration - and its own economic revival.

Donald Trump: Making Doonbeg great again