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INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER DEVELOPMENTS IN GALMUDUG

0 Visits: 1713 | Friday January 13, 2017 - 05:01:21
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…

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Somaliland:Traditional leaders express their gratitude to Telesom for donation and awareness towards drought calamity

0 Visits: 1475 | Friday January 13, 2017 - 04:56:50
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.

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

0 Visits: 1960 | Thursday January 12, 2017 - 06:30:16
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

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

0 Visits: 2808 | Wednesday January 11, 2017 - 07:20:51
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

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Dutch Court of Appeal does not clear Dahabshiil of Terror and Criminal Allegations

0 Visits: 7203 | Wednesday January 11, 2017 - 02:52:33
PRESS RELEASE The Netherlands, 6 January 2017

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Somalia: Galmudug President voted out of office by state Parliament

0 Visits: 2422 | Wednesday January 11, 2017 - 02:29:47
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.

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Ethiopia and Kenya's secret plan to subvert Somalia

0 Visits: 4638 | Monday January 09, 2017 - 07:55:22
Waagacusub.net - The transparency website WikiLeaks late on Tuesday disclosed a secret plan to annex and divide Somalia between Kenya and Ethiopia.

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Somalia:Video TELESOM Donates the Hefty Sum of $500,000 to the Somaliland Drought Relief Committee

0 Visits: 1716 | Sunday January 08, 2017 - 12:29:55
ZAAD becomes the most used Money transfer service to deliver Donations to Drought affected families.

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CES 2017: Amazon's virtual aide Alexa shouts above rivals

0 Visits: 1319 | Saturday January 07, 2017 - 10:44:38
Virtual assistants are everywhere at CES this year - but one speaks louder than the rest. Amazon's Alexa has popped up in a bewildering list of devices including fridges, cars and robots.

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Tory donor threatens to stop funding over Brexit plans

0 Visits: 1538 | Saturday January 07, 2017 - 10:42:32
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.

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Fort Lauderdale airport shooting: Suspect Santiago held

0 Visits: 1114 | Saturday January 07, 2017 - 10:39:36
Police in Florida have questioned a suspected gunman after five people were killed and eight injured in a shooting at Fort Lauderdale airport.

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HH the Emir Holds Telephone Conversation with Somali President

0 Visits: 2854 | Friday January 06, 2017 - 12:51:19
Doha, January 03 (QNA) - HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani on Tuesday held a telephone conversation with President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud.

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Nigeria:Accidental discharge in Aso Rock villa leaves staff wounded

0 Visits: 1012 | Friday January 06, 2017 - 11:58:43
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.

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Nigeria: Boko Haram bomb-maker from Sambisa arrested in Ibadan

0 Visits: 2072 | Friday January 06, 2017 - 11:53:31
The source said: "The man was arrested on Sunday night by security agents from the Iyaganku Division of the Oyo State Police Command.

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Niger Delta leaders condemn FG's 'harassment' of Jonathan's family

0 Visits: 1256 | Friday January 06, 2017 - 11:39:13
- Niger Delta leaders have condemned President Buhari for what they described as an attempt by his govt to humiliate the family of former president Goodluck Jonathan

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Somalia launches regional league as national plan takes shape

0 Visits: 1378 | Thursday January 05, 2017 - 10:56:44
January 4 – The Somali Football Federation has inaugurated its first ever regional football league in the port city of Kismayo, about 500 kilometers south of the capital Mogadishu.

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136 Nigerian policemen get medals in Somalia

0 Visits: 1226 | Thursday January 05, 2017 - 10:36:51
A total of 136 policemen from Nigeria were awarded medals to mark the end of their duty in Somalia, a statement by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said.

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The United States Urges Momentum in Somalia's Electoral Process

0 Visits: 1033 | Thursday January 05, 2017 - 10:12:38
The United States welcomes the inauguration of Somalia's new Federal Parliament and congratulates the people of Somalia on yet another step toward political stability. Parliament must now prioritize transparency and timeliness in the election of Speakers for both houses and the subsequent election…

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Somalia ends 2016 with gloomy record of repression against journalists, says NUSOJ

0 Visits: 1839 | Tuesday January 03, 2017 - 03:20:42
Deadly attacks on reporters and their news outlets as well as a government campaign of repression under a new media law marked 2016 in Somalia, reinforcing a dangerous climate of impunity toward the news media, says the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ).

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Somalia:Welcoming new Federal Parliament, Ban urges completion of electoral process

0 Visits: 2370 | Friday December 30, 2016 - 11:10:50
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the inauguration of the new Federal Parliament of Somalia on 27 December and warmly congratulated the people of Somalia on this historic achievement in their quest for universal suffrage by 2020.

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Somali MP Duhulow "A self proclaimed faulty political tour guide"

MP Duhulow undermining the Somali PM credibility ?

Somali People's dream was lost in thin air

Somali president is overrated by con artists '

President of twitter and facebook not of Somalia.

Waagacusub.net - Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo who was elected by Somali parliament after vote buying is becoming "master of showoff" who ignores the reality on the ground.

Somali president's honeymoon is over after failed promises, and lies, observers

Waagacusub.net - The Somali president made huge promises based on emotional patriotism that could not be fulfilled by clannish element like him.

Somalia:"flagrant violation of free expression" after sentencing of an independent journalist in Somaliland

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has strongly condemned a court verdict against independent journalist Abdimalik Muse Oldon in Somaliland's capital Hargeisa who was today sentenced to two (2) years of prison.

US doesn't need Ethiopia in its war on terror in the Horn of Africa

Earlier this month, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visited the Middle East and Africa to "reaffirm key U.S. military alliances" and engage with strategic partners." Mattis only visited the tiny nation of Djibouti in the Horn of Africa where the U.S. maintains its largest military base. Ethiopia was conspicuously absent from the "strategic partner" lineup. Full Article

 

Dutch arrest suspected Shabaab extremist

Dutch police have arrested a suspected member of the Shabaab extremist group following a tip-off from anti-terror authorities, prosecutors said on Tuesday. Full Article

 

Somalia celebrates Workers' Day

Workers in Somalia today join the rest of the world in celebrating Workers' Day amid growing concern over their welfare as the economy continues on its downward spiral and workers are getting poverty salaries. Full Article

 

Somali MP Duhulow "A self proclaimed faulty political tour guide"

MP Duhulow undermining the Somali PM credibility ? Full Article

 

Somali People's dream was lost in thin air

Somali president is overrated by con artists ' 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