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Regional Journalist Body Commends Investigative Somali Journalist

Mr Dahir Abdulle Alasow received numerous life-threatening threats. In 2006, he was reportedly sentenced to death by Al-Shabaab but Alasow run away from the country. In 2007, Al-Shabaab terrorist group published Alasow's picture on their website in which they stated that he is their prime target. Full Article 

Motion Against Somali President - Kick out of Damujadiid 25/08/2015 - 22:33:19

- SPONSORSHIP COMMITTEE OF THE IMPEACHMET MOTION (SCIM) We submitted the Motion to impeach His Excellency Hassan Sheikh Mohamud to the Federal Parliament of Somalia on August 12, 2015 and it is still under the custody of the leadership of the parliament.

Dozens of journalists stop reporting following intimidations and censorship

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) backs the protest of journalists working in central Somalia due to increasing pressure, intimidations and censorship by armed religious group. Full Article

Somalia:Warlord Appointed himself as President of Jubaland

Waagacusub.net - The leader of Raskamboni militia in Somalia, Ahmed Mohamed Islam (Madobe) ,which seized power in Kismayo city ,with the support of Kenyan tanks under the AMISOM umbrella, has declared himself as president of Jubaland state of Somalia. Full Article

Somalia:Heavy weight politicians raise their voice in protest against Dahabshiil links with Alshabab.

Waagacusub.net - The former Somalia internal affairs minister and deputy PM Eng. Hussein Mohamed Aideed this week added his voice to the number of Somali public figures that protested against Dahabshiil Transfer Company's involvement of political turmoil in Somalia. Full Article

Somali President has made historical mistake if not worse

Waagacusub.net -Somali President Hasan has made historical mistake if not worse, as he has taken high risk by pursuing legal case to ICJ on so called "dispute on territorial waters". Full Article

Pictures: The minister of finance-FG has built a big storey building in Baidoa with the salary of national army forces and the civil servants

The minister of finance of FG, Mr mohamed fargeti is currently building storey building in baidoa with the stolen salary of the somali national forces and civil servant one. On the same note, reports clearly indicate that he had bought a big mansion in Egypt, which is resided by his wife and children. Full Article

Editorials

SPONSORSHIP COMMITTEE OF THE IMPEACHMENT MOTION (SCIM)

We welcome the joint statement issued by the international community partners of Somalia on August 19, 2015 regarding the political implications of the motion of impeachment submitted to and received by the Somali Federal parliament. Full Article

 

Dozens of journalists stop reporting following intimidations and censorship

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) backs the protest of journalists working in central Somalia due to increasing pressure, intimidations and censorship by armed religious group. Full Article

 

Somalia:Warlord Appointed himself as President of Jubaland

Waagacusub.net - The leader of Raskamboni militia in Somalia, Ahmed Mohamed Islam (Madobe) ,which seized power in Kismayo city ,with the support of Kenyan tanks under the AMISOM umbrella, has declared himself as president of Jubaland state of Somalia. Full Article

 

Somalia: Explaining why Somali people quit listening to BBC and VOA

Waagacusub.net - Most of the Somali people have recently started to quit listening to their long-time news provider, BBC Somali Service and news newly-competitor of Voice of America (VOA) Somali Service. Full Article

 

Somali President has failed to foster political inclusivity that is stipulated in Vision 2016

JOINT STATEMENT BETWEEN THE FORUM FOR UNITY AND DEMOCRACY ( FUD ) AND THE NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC COALITION ( NDC) Full Article

 

A shocking Secret: Wikileaks revealed that Dahabshiil's Somtel spies its phone subscribers to the Somaliland secret services and foreign agencies.

Dahabshiil Group If it has such a deep connection with the government as far as acting as an agent for the state, the question is what sort of access the government has on the financial records of the people? Full Article

 

Somaliland Somtel Dahabshiil Scandal and Violation"Hacking and surveillance may undermine right to privacy"

Although I have been always suspicious of government surveillance, I have never expected a private telecommunication company will act as an agent of the government to seek hacking techniques on its behalf. In many occasions I have encountered with individuals complaining about their communication being intercepted. Full Article

 

Somalia: An Open Letter to the owner of Dahabshiil Group

An Open Letter to the onwer of Dahabshiil Group Mr. Mohamed Said Duale Your company, Dahabshiil Group, through Eversheds Law firm, wrote letters to readyhosting.com in 2009, forcing them to shut down waagacusub.com of Dahir Alasow in five days. That same year was the beginning of Mr. Alasow's trauma, an investigative journalist. Full Article

 

Who is President of Somali Regional Ethiopia - Abdi Ilay?

Abdi Mohamud Omar (Abdi Ilay) is the oldest of three siblings (two sons and daughter) of his mother,Diib and the Lat eMohamud Omar. Although Abdi Ilay belongs to Qabridahar town as his sub-clans' traditional territory, he grew up in the Degahbur as his hometown, probably after his late father got married to Mrs. Deep. Reportedly, Mr. Ilay took his primary school in Degahbur town, where he dropped out grade six (6) in early 1990s and never returned back to schooling; though claimed later of attending distance higher education. Full Article

 

Somaliland:It is impossible to keep this nation under a direct tunnel with no access to the poem of light

In my political observation of Monday extension of silanyos government it was a below against national integrity of Somaliland, it was inhospitable, incredible, illegitimate against the low and constitution of Somaliland that could preload to a drastic political situation which could hurt our prestige and our relation with the international community. It is impossible to keep this nation under a direct tunnel with no access to the poem of light, it is in disposable to make use any opportunity to go forward that deal to our progress, am sorry that prominent officials of government Somaliland counter propagate an awful treatment with the donor countries that raise assistance in democracy and furious developmental projectswhich could humble cooperation with the other parties of the worldwhile we are still seeking recognition, from both regional and overseas countries. Full Article

 

Regional Journalist Body Commends Investigative Somali Journalist

Mr Dahir Abdulle Alasow received numerous life-threatening threats. In 2006, he was reportedly sentenced to death by Al-Shabaab but Alasow run away from the country. In 2007, Al-Shabaab terrorist group published Alasow's picture on their website in which they stated that he is their prime target.

Motion Against Somali President - Kick out of Damujadiid

SPONSORSHIP COMMITTEE OF THE IMPEACHMET MOTION (SCIM) We submitted the Motion to impeach His Excellency Hassan Sheikh Mohamud to the Federal Parliament of Somalia on August 12, 2015 and it is still under the custody of the leadership of the parliament.

Disposition of Impeachment Motion will shape Somali politics

Since 2012, Somalia experienced series of political turmoil: The unforgettable resignation of Former Central Bank Governor of Somalia, Yusur Abrar, for protest against corruption peddling and abuse of power; polarizing and costly "no-confidence" motions against former Prime Ministers Abdi Farah Shirdon and Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed; Call of more than 100 Parliamentarians for the voluntary resignation of President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud for leadership failure and gross violations of the constitution.

Somali journalist blamed to USA govt.

Somali Journalist Mohamed Mohamud Jirow who worked for Sabahi Online Website that was fully funded by the US Africa command has blamed US govt after He was twice targeted by Al Shabab terrorist.

Silanyo's government is isolating Somaliland internationally and drifting towards covert dictatorship

Somaliland is in diplomatic isolation both from it's neighbours, regional and international organizations such as the IGAD, AU and the United Nations. They have alienated the big donors and democracy promoters such as the USA, European Union and other non-EU European countries such as Norway. The European Union are closing their office in Somaliland which was opened in 1991 due to Silanyo government's confrontational, inflexible, and non-conciliatory foreign policy .

Regional Journalist Body Commends Investigative Somali Journalist

Mr Dahir Abdulle Alasow received numerous life-threatening threats. In 2006, he was reportedly sentenced to death by Al-Shabaab but Alasow run away from the country. In 2007, Al-Shabaab terrorist group published Alasow's picture on their website in which they stated that he is their prime target. Full Article

 

Motion Against Somali President - Kick out of Damujadiid

SPONSORSHIP COMMITTEE OF THE IMPEACHMET MOTION (SCIM) We submitted the Motion to impeach His Excellency Hassan Sheikh Mohamud to the Federal Parliament of Somalia on August 12, 2015 and it is still under the custody of the leadership of the parliament. Full Article

 

Disposition of Impeachment Motion will shape Somali politics

Since 2012, Somalia experienced series of political turmoil: The unforgettable resignation of Former Central Bank Governor of Somalia, Yusur Abrar, for protest against corruption peddling and abuse of power; polarizing and costly "no-confidence" motions against former Prime Ministers Abdi Farah Shirdon and Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed; Call of more than 100 Parliamentarians for the voluntary resignation of President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud for leadership failure and gross violations of the constitution. Full Article

 

Somali journalist blamed to USA govt.

Somali Journalist Mohamed Mohamud Jirow who worked for Sabahi Online Website that was fully funded by the US Africa command has blamed US govt after He was twice targeted by Al Shabab terrorist. Full Article

 

Silanyo's government is isolating Somaliland internationally and drifting towards covert dictatorship

Somaliland is in diplomatic isolation both from it's neighbours, regional and international organizations such as the IGAD, AU and the United Nations. They have alienated the big donors and democracy promoters such as the USA, European Union and other non-EU European countries such as Norway. The European Union are closing their office in Somaliland which was opened in 1991 due to Silanyo government's confrontational, inflexible, and non-conciliatory foreign policy . Full Article

 

Somalia:Warlord Appointed himself as President of Jubaland

Waagacusub.net - The leader of Raskamboni militia in Somalia, Ahmed Mohamed Islam (Madobe) ,which seized power in Kismayo city ,with the support of Kenyan tanks under the AMISOM umbrella, has declared himself as president of Jubaland state of Somalia. Full Article

 

Wikileaks reveals Somaliland using Somtel to obtain Commercial Spyware to hack citizen's Smartphones & PCS

Hargeisa, (The Independent) -In more than one million emails from the Italian surveillance malware vendor Hacking Team, published by WikiLeaks on July 8, 2015 revealed that Somtel Company, the second largest telecom operator in the country on behalf of Somaliland government procured the 'flagship' RCS (Remote Control System) software from Hacking team to be used against Somaliland citizens. Full Article

 

A shocking Secret: Wikileaks revealed that Dahabshiil's Somtel spies its phone subscribers to the Somaliland secret services and foreign agencies.

Dahabshiil Group If it has such a deep connection with the government as far as acting as an agent for the state, the question is what sort of access the government has on the financial records of the people? Full Article

 

Somaliland Somtel Dahabshiil Scandal and Violation"Hacking and surveillance may undermine right to privacy"

Although I have been always suspicious of government surveillance, I have never expected a private telecommunication company will act as an agent of the government to seek hacking techniques on its behalf. In many occasions I have encountered with individuals complaining about their communication being intercepted. Full Article

 

Somalia: An Open Letter to the owner of Dahabshiil Group

An Open Letter to the onwer of Dahabshiil Group Mr. Mohamed Said Duale Your company, Dahabshiil Group, through Eversheds Law firm, wrote letters to readyhosting.com in 2009, forcing them to shut down waagacusub.com of Dahir Alasow in five days. That same year was the beginning of Mr. Alasow's trauma, an investigative journalist. Full Article