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UK excludes Somaliland from donor meeting over postponed elections

0 Visits: 1208 | Friday March 24, 2017 - 10:27:37
A top British official said on Tuesday that Somaliland would not be invited to a donor conference on Somalia in May because it had repeatedly postponed Presidential elections.

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Kenya to Reopen Border With Somalia

0 Visits: 872 | Friday March 24, 2017 - 06:46:34
NAIROBI — The Kenyan government says it will open the border with Somalia to boost trade and allow the flow of people between the two countries. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta also pledged to help Somalia in the fight against al-Shabab militants and support and train government workers. His remarks…

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Saudi Arabia Airstrike Kills Dozens of Somali Migrants Off Yemen's Coast

0 Visits: 2096 | Saturday March 18, 2017 - 07:55:08
SANA, Yemen — More than 30 Somali migrants, including children, were killed in the Red Sea on Friday when a military helicopter opened fire on their boat, according to Yemeni and United Nations officials.

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Turkish Airlines steps in to help famine-hit Somalia

0 Visits: 6583 | Friday March 17, 2017 - 07:02:34
Turkish Airlines have responded to a call to help send aid to famine-struck Somalia.

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As Parliament argues over the National Insurance U-turn, Boris Johnson rides an armoured vehicle in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 1917 | Thursday March 16, 2017 - 05:21:48
As Philip Hammond and Theresa May were torn into by the Labour party over the National Insurance U-turn - though not, in some people's opinion, by Jeremy Corbyn - Boris Johnson rode an armoured vehicle in Mogadishu.

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Far-Right Dutch MP Geert Wilders FAILS to make inroads in general ...

0 Visits: 651 | Thursday March 16, 2017 - 05:13:09
Far-Right Dutch MP Geert Wilders FAILS to make inroads in general election and accuses victorious PM of treating his populist supporters like 'semi-Nazis' as Merkel and co celebrate

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Dutch PM Rutte's VVD emerges top in first exit poll

0 Visits: 985 | Thursday March 16, 2017 - 04:57:51
Dutch PM Rutte has claimed victory in elections in the Netherlands that saw his party beat out far-right challenger Wilders. Some see the Dutch poll as a litmus test for populists ahead of French and German elections.

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First Hijacking of a Merchant Vessel by Somali Pirates in Five Years.

0 Visits: 734 | Wednesday March 15, 2017 - 03:27:19
This attack reinforces the need for vessels to follow Best Management Practices (BMP) within the High Risk Area.

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My meeting with a forgotten terrorist in Somalia

0 Visits: 1445 | Sunday March 12, 2017 - 05:12:00
Once an Al Shabab leader, Sheikh Hassan Dahir Aweys now lives in legal limbo, a case study in Somalia's stumbling search for stability.

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Qatar paid corruption master forming the Somali cabinet.

0 Visits: 2625 | Monday March 06, 2017 - 10:19:27
Waagacusub.net -The new Somali government under the president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is loosing credibility after high expectation that the new administration will be free from corruption or radical religious grouping that destroyed the furtive of Somalia.

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ICC President meets with President of Uganda

0 Visits: 1146 | Sunday March 05, 2017 - 03:49:01
The ICC President held bilateral discussions with H.E. the President and reiterated the Court's commitment to listen to concerns raised by Uganda.

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Kenya: Why daily nation Newspaper is becoming "car for hire"?

0 Visits: 1051 | Wednesday March 01, 2017 - 04:30:08
Kenya major newspaper the Daily Nation was faulted for violating media ethics and biased reporting on an issue concerning a court case between famous investigative Somali journalist and money remittance company known as hawala, the Dahabshiil company.

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Somali media organisation urged US to respect freedom of press

0 Visits: 747 | Wednesday March 01, 2017 - 04:08:27
Asoj.org - A Somali media group called the president of United States, Donald Trump, to respect the freedom of expression which is enshrined by US constitution and Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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IMF to help Somalia print first banknotes in a quarter century

0 Visits: 925 | Wednesday March 01, 2017 - 03:04:25
[NAIROBI] The International Monetary Fund is backing Somalia's plans to replace tattered currency notes that were printed before the Horn of Africa nation plunged into civil war almost three decades ago.

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Somalia:The Next Oil Superpower?

0 Visits: 1849 | Tuesday February 28, 2017 - 05:34:38
Last month, Soma Oil and Gas, a London based energy company, searching for hydrocarbon deposits off the coast of Somalia, announced that it had completed a seismic survey to ascertain the potential for recoverable oil and gas deposits. Although further details have yet to be released, chief executive…

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Ethiopian professor writes about Ethiopia's policy of destabilizing Somalia

0 Visits: 2155 | Tuesday February 28, 2017 - 05:17:52
Ethiopian foreign policy and the Ogaden War: the shift from "containment" to "destabilization," 1977–1991

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New somali Premier is unwelcome a political novice with ambiguous background.

0 Visits: 14713 | Thursday February 23, 2017 - 17:32:57
Waagacusub.net - Somali president appointed a political novice as prime minister contrary to advice of politicians and elders.

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U.S. STRATEGIC INTEREST IN SOMALIA: From Cold War Era to War on Terror

0 Visits: 16653 | Saturday February 18, 2017 - 21:58:37
Thesis written by: Mohamed A. Mohamed | 01 June 2009 Nominated as TFG Prime Minister on October 14, 2010. Contact: Office of the Prime Minister TFG Somalia Email: [email protected]

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Ethiopian spy is the most hated person in Somalia.

0 Visits: 19553 | Saturday February 11, 2017 - 00:08:06
Waagacusub.net - Somali elected president Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo" was requested by many people and political groups to declare Ethiopian secret service official Hailu Gabre persona non grata for intermingling in the internal affairs of Somalia and masterminding renewed hostilities.

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Turkish President congratulates new Somali president

0 Visits: 3303 | Thursday February 09, 2017 - 07:03:46
Turkish president makes call shortly after Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo elected

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UK excludes Somaliland from donor meeting over postponed elections

A top British official said on Tuesday that Somaliland would not be invited to a donor conference on Somalia in May because it had repeatedly postponed Presidential elections.

Saudi Arabia Airstrike Kills Dozens of Somali Migrants Off Yemen's Coast

SANA, Yemen — More than 30 Somali migrants, including children, were killed in the Red Sea on Friday when a military helicopter opened fire on their boat, according to Yemeni and United Nations officials.

As Parliament argues over the National Insurance U-turn, Boris Johnson rides an armoured vehicle in Mogadishu

As Philip Hammond and Theresa May were torn into by the Labour party over the National Insurance U-turn - though not, in some people's opinion, by Jeremy Corbyn - Boris Johnson rode an armoured vehicle in Mogadishu.

Far-Right Dutch MP Geert Wilders FAILS to make inroads in general ...

Far-Right Dutch MP Geert Wilders FAILS to make inroads in general election and accuses victorious PM of treating his populist supporters like 'semi-Nazis' as Merkel and co celebrate

Dutch PM Rutte's VVD emerges top in first exit poll

Dutch PM Rutte has claimed victory in elections in the Netherlands that saw his party beat out far-right challenger Wilders. Some see the Dutch poll as a litmus test for populists ahead of French and German elections.

UK excludes Somaliland from donor meeting over postponed elections

A top British official said on Tuesday that Somaliland would not be invited to a donor conference on Somalia in May because it had repeatedly postponed Presidential elections. Full Article

 

Kenya to Reopen Border With Somalia

NAIROBI — The Kenyan government says it will open the border with Somalia to boost trade and allow the flow of people between the two countries. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta also pledged to help Somalia in the fight against al-Shabab militants and support and train government workers. His remarks followed a meeting he had in Nairobi with his Somali counterpart, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed. Full Article

 

Topnews:- Madaxii Waaxda Gaadiidka Alshabab Gobalada Baay & Bakool oo Ka Mid Noqday Xildhibaanada Cusub

Xildhibaan Idiris Cabdi Dhaqtar oo ka mid ah Xildhibaanada lagu soo doortay Magaalada Baydhabo ee Xarunta KMG u ah Maamulka Koonfur Galbeed ayaa' dadka wax ka yaqaanno ku tilmaameen in uu yahay Shaqsi u shaqeeya Kooxda al Shabaab asagoo xilal kala duwan kasoo qabtay kooxdaasi. Full Article

 

Saudi Arabia Airstrike Kills Dozens of Somali Migrants Off Yemen's Coast

SANA, Yemen — More than 30 Somali migrants, including children, were killed in the Red Sea on Friday when a military helicopter opened fire on their boat, according to Yemeni and United Nations officials. Full Article

 

As Parliament argues over the National Insurance U-turn, Boris Johnson rides an armoured vehicle in Mogadishu

As Philip Hammond and Theresa May were torn into by the Labour party over the National Insurance U-turn - though not, in some people's opinion, by Jeremy Corbyn - Boris Johnson rode an armoured vehicle in Mogadishu. Full Article

 

Ethiopian professor writes about Ethiopia's policy of destabilizing Somalia

Ethiopian foreign policy and the Ogaden War: the shift from "containment" to "destabilization," 1977–1991 Full Article

 

Ethiopian military and political backing for sale by a corrupt officer called Gabre Part 1

The most Ethiopian corrupt military officer who is called Haile Gabre known by Somalis as General Gabre becoming extremely wealthy from the huge sums of money that he is getting from opportunistic Somali politicians who want to buy the sympathy of Addis Ababa, one of his juniors told Waagacusub anonymously. Full Article

 

Suspected Shabab Security officer elected by Somali senate.

Sunatimes.com - The vast majority of the Somali people were dismayed by the selection of Abshir Mohamed Bukhari who is well known for his radical views and unlimited support for the terrorist group Al-Shabab, a Somali based terror group that have links to Al-Qaeda and newly founded ISIS. Full Article

 

As ISIS Struggles for Influence in Somalia, al-Shabab Remains the Main Threat

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

 

Amid dwindling donor support, one million displaced Somali refugees grow hopeless, UN agency warns

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