Le pays de moins de 1 million de personnes accueille la seule base permanente de l’armée américaine en Afrique, Camp Lemonnier. La base abrite des forces conventionnelles, mais aussi des forces spéciales et des drones soupçonnés de mener des attaques en Yémen et en Somalie.
La Maison Blanche a dit qu’Obama attend avec impatience de discuter de diverses questions avec Guelleh, y compris la sécurité et la lutte antiterroriste, le commerce, le développement et la coopération énergétique.
ASOJ.ORG - Associated Somali Journalists (ASOJ) condemns the arbitrary incarceration of a Somali journalist, Roble Mohamed Dirir, who is currently in the notorious Gabood prison in Djibouti city. Full Article
Delegates from 140 countries voted on Friday, 10 June 2016, to elect Omar Faruk Osman, Secretary General of the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ), to the all-powerful 21-member Executive Committee of world journalists' ruling body, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ). Full Article
Daawo Omar Faruk oo bahdilay Wasiir Maareye Afdameere Full Article
Djibouti held its presidential election on Friday, and with a fractured opposition party, President Ismail Omar Guelleh was expected to win his fourth term. Full Article
Notes the commitments made by the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) towards an inclusive electoral process within the constitutional mandated timeline of 2016, especially the efforts made in reaching a consensus agreement on a model for the 2016 elections and stresses the need for the Government to build on this important foundation, in order to fully achieve an inclusive and credible electoral outcome, representative of all Federal Member States. In this respect, welcomes the efforts made by IGAD in its establishment of a Ministerial team to support the FGS engagement with Puntland in order to ensure the smooth and timely implementation of the agreed electoral model. Full Article
Djibouti's current president, Guelleh, succeeded Hassan Guoled Aptidon in office in 1999. Guelleh was sworn in for his second six-year term after a one-man election on 8 April 2005. He took 100% of the votes in a 78.9% turnout. Full Article
Somaliland Journalists Association (SOLJA) on Sunday apologized to head of the National Union of Somali journalists (NUSOJ) and the Secretery General of Somali Investigative Journalists Association (SOMIJ), whose its name used to tarnish the reputation of these two predominant and well-respected journalists. Full Article
Ururka Suxufiyiinta Somaliland ee SOLJA oo raaligelin siiyay Wariyeyaasha kala ah Omar Faruk Osman iyo Dahir Abdulle Alasow iyagoo sheegay inuusan ururkooda aheyn mid lagu difaaco Shirkad gaar loo leeyahay ama lagu aflagaadeeyo Suxufiyiinta Soomaaliyeed . Full Article
Waagacusub.net - In Mid-January, Doctors from French Military hospital in Djibouti recommended Abdurahman Mohamud Turyare to quit his government business, as commander of the National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA), until he almost fully heals. Full Article
Waagacusub.net - Djibouti govt makes high court apology in controversial case against successful businessman Full Article
Waagacusub.net - A group of boys raped a young underage girl from minority subclan by cutting her with knife and threatening her to kill.
PRESS RELEASE The Netherlands, 6 January 2017
ADADO, Somalia- The President of Somalia's Galmudug state, Abdikarim Husain Guled has lost no-confidence vote at the state Parliament on Tuesday, after MPs criticized him of poor leadership, Garowe Online reports.
Waagacusub.net - The transparency website WikiLeaks late on Tuesday disclosed a secret plan to annex and divide Somalia between Kenya and Ethiopia.
ZAAD becomes the most used Money transfer service to deliver Donations to Drought affected families.
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Waagacusub.net - A group of boys raped a young underage girl from minority subclan by cutting her with knife and threatening her to kill. Full Article
Somalia's landmark electoral process has dominated discussions in public places across the Horn of Africa country over the past few months, as Somalis examine the democratic progress the country has made after years of civil war. Full Article
The United Nations, African Union, European Union, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development, Ethiopia, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States are concerned about the unfolding dispute within the Galmudug regional assembly and between members of the assembly and President Abdikarim Guled. Full Article
A well-attended thanksgiving ceremony organized by Togdheer Regional and Traditional leaders at Hotel City Plaza, to convey a unison gratification to the leading telecommunication Company Telesom. Full Article
The so-called Islamic State received some modest good news recently from Somalia, in what has otherwise been a dismal stretch of losses for the jihadi group. In October Full Article
UNHCR Special Envoy Mohamed Abdi Affey (second, right) listens to a Somali refugee in Dadaab, Kenya, who has opted to return home under a voluntary repatriation programme. Photo: UNHCR/Modesta Ndubi Full Article
Waagacusub.net - The transparency website WikiLeaks late on Tuesday disclosed a secret plan to annex and divide Somalia between Kenya and Ethiopia. Full Article
A major Tory donor has warned that he will stop funding the party if Theresa May's Brexit plans involve the UK coming out of the single market. Full Article
Police in Florida have questioned a suspected gunman after five people were killed and eight injured in a shooting at Fort Lauderdale airport. Full Article