Maldives in still mode

Taking a nap at work

Posted in Daily Life, People, Photojournalism by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on May 4, 2015

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sleep2A rare scene from Male’.
Location: Buruzu Magu

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Found these from Maldives Capital City walls!

Posted in Photojournalism by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on August 8, 2014

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MDP Celebrates 8th anniversary

Posted in News, Photojournalism, Politics by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on June 27, 2013

mdp3Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) held colorful parade on Male’ streets to mark their 8th anniversary, 26th June 2013.

MDP mass protest

Posted in News, Photojournalism, Politics by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on February 18, 2012

Maldives Democratic Party (MDP)’s Mass protest calling for the resignation of President Dr. Waheed and to hold early presidential elections at Lonuziyaaraih Kolhu. Large numbers of people have gathered at the protest. 17th February 2012.

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“Maldivians protecting Islam”

Posted in News, Photojournalism, Politics by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on December 23, 2011

Supporters of religious organizations and opposition political parties gather at the Male’ Tsunami Monument area on today 16:00hrs to 24:00hrs, for what they claim to be a protest aimed at “protecting Islam”

“Calling for moderate Islam”

Posted in News, Photojournalism, Politics by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on December 23, 2011

Supporters and members of the ruling Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) gathers at the Male’ Artificial Beach on today 16:00hrs to 17:30hrs, for what they claim to be a protest “calling for moderate Islam”.

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World Press Freedom Day

Posted in Daily Life, History, Photojournalism by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on May 3, 2011

The United Nations General Assembly declared 3 May to be World Press Freedom Day to raise awareness of the importance of freedom of the press and remind governments of their duty to respect and uphold the right to freedom of expression enshrined under Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and marking the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek, a statement of free press principles put together by African newspaper journalists in 1991.

“21st Century Media: New Frontiers, New Barriers” is the theme of this year’s World Press Freedom Day.

It’s by me, Not from Haveeru archive!

Posted in History, Photojournalism by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on April 10, 2011

From Archive: Ibrahim Hussain Zaki

Posted in History, Photojournalism, Politics by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on April 3, 2011

From my archive pictures of Ibrahim Hussain Zaki, who is on campaign for president of Maldivian Democratic Party.

From Archive: Mohamed Aslam

Posted in History, Photojournalism by Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg on March 31, 2011

From my archive pictures of Mohamed Aslam (Aslantey), who is on campaign for vise president of Maldivian Democratic Party.