Details of the proposed spending are contained in the 2017 budget, which was submitted to a joint session of the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari on December 14, 2016. Full Article
In late May 2016 a video was widely circulated on Somali social media which purported to be footage taken of two officials of the Mogadishu based NISA interrogating Hussein Hirsi, an official of the Yaqshid district administration, on his links with Al-Shabaab and a named businessman.453 The NISA officers are shown beating and insulting the prisoner in what appears to be a "safe house", an unofficial detention facility. One of the senior officers is heard saying to Mr Hirsi: "if you refuse to tell what we want from you, your life is not more valuable than others we kill every day." Full Article
Waagacusub.net - Thousands of stakeholders of the Qaran Express shocked when they heard the news that the post of the deputy foreign minister of Somalia had been named Ahmed Ali Kadiye, who was one of those looted their money. Full Article
The officers of the Somali National Intelligence and security agency (NISA) have denied traditional elders access to hold a meeting at a hotel in Mogadishu on Thursday. Full Article
The International Federation of Journalists and its affiliate the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has called on the authorities to immediately free the journalists and lift the ban on City FM, a radio station in the Middle Shabelle region. Full Article
Waagacusub.net -A ship carrying unknown consignment but purportedly been told its humanitarian aid has been forced to return from Hudeida, Yemen when intercepted by the Saudi navy. Full Article
A high-level trade union delegation from Somalia, headed by Omar Faruk Osman, General Secretary of the Federation of Somali Trade Unions (FESTU) had arrived in Geneva, Switzerland to attend the 105th session of the International Labour Conference, which started this morning at the United Nations Palais de Nations and will continue until 10th June, under the banner, "Building a future with decent work". Full Article
Saado Ali Warsame - a Somalian parliamentarian and singer of socially relevant songs who was gunned down by Al Shabaab in 2014. Karima Bennoune reads as Saado Ali Warsame (Somalia) RIP Karima Bennoune is a professor of international law at the University of California–Davis School of Law. Remembering the late, great Somali singer Saado Ali Warsame ! Full Article
Somali agents abducted a powerful Somali opposition member from his hotel in Kenya, Waagacusub media reports, citing different sources. 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