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AFRICA:LONG NROAD TO FREEDOM

0 Visits: 1075 | Monday December 09, 2013 - 05:35:02
Waagacusub.net- Nelson Rolilahla Mandela was born in a village near Umtata in the Transkei on the 18 July 1918. His father was the principle councillor to the Acting Paramount Chief of Thembuland. After his father's death, the young Rolihlahla became the paramount Chief's ward to be groomed…

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REMEMBRANCE OF NELSON MANDELA LEGACY

0 Visits: 2457 | Saturday December 07, 2013 - 09:33:25
Son of Africa, Father a Nation and Winner of Nobel Peace Prize

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The Spiritual President of Somaliland

0 Visits: 1603 | Thursday December 05, 2013 - 20:12:25
By:- Abdirizak Yusuf Ali "Terra" Chairman of Sanag Media Group, Reporter, Writer and Independent free journalist who wrote many publications and reports from different issues concerning the wellbeing of Somaliland community and for the public interest

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Somalia:The Tragedy in Taleh!

0 Visits: 1962 | Monday December 02, 2013 - 10:46:10
On November 27 2013, Puntland Presidential Guard forces attacked a Khatumo delegation on their way to Taleh to attend the Khatumo III Conference

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Teachable Moments for the Ethiopian Diaspora?

0 Visits: 1392 | Monday December 02, 2013 - 10:37:22
Stop the violence against Ethiopian migrant workers in Saudi Arabia now!

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Somalia:Yussur Abrar and Thuli Madonsela: Africa's Female Whistleblowers

0 Visits: 2219 | Thursday November 28, 2013 - 14:30:03
It was always my belief that if Africa were to change its bad reputation as the citadel of corrupt politicians and a haven for mismanaged foreign aid; it would have to be the continent's women that lead the way.

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Somalia:The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their proper name

0 Visits: 2286 | Monday November 25, 2013 - 04:16:28
NAME THEM! SHAME THEM - For Ussur Abrar

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"New Deal for Somalia" Donor projects undo the

0 Visits: 2986 | Thursday November 21, 2013 - 10:35:40
Donor projects and practices are undoing the principles and goals of the New Deal for Somalia, a partnership Compact intended to consolidate the "national political settlement" spelled out in the "Provisional Constitution" as a foundation for the Somali State.

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Somalia:Poor Leadership Crisis

0 Visits: 1161 | Wednesday November 20, 2013 - 09:55:41
Tyranny is among one of the bad skills in poor leadership. A leader has no vision when he has no practical mission that moves the country to a positive change. The current Somali leader is insensitive to the public concerns and as a result remains distrusted from the hearts and minds of the Somali people.…

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Yussur Abrar resignation letter -Leaks

0 Visits: 2433 | Wednesday November 20, 2013 - 09:35:53
Yussur Abrar, who was one of the world's few female central bank ... One donor official said Ms Yussur was "scared for her life and so unlikely".this is leaks of her Email resignation

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Chairman of Somalia's anti-piracy agency arrested in Belgium

0 Visits: 2013 | Monday November 18, 2013 - 10:47:51
The last two years, Afweyne was leading a successful-locally established antipiracy effort, which partially succeeded to release hostages, hijacked boats and disengaged nearly one thousands pirates from the dangerous business they were in the coastal areas in central Somalia regions.

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Somalia government fell in the hands of a small religious group

0 Visits: 2656 | Friday November 15, 2013 - 01:00:25
Somali Peoples Party says -"Falling into habits of the past, the current government fell in the hands of a small religious group who overpowered the state house at Mogadishu. The outcome; a failed UN facilitated attempt to create a democratic government"

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World Leading Global Ageing Scientists Visit Gold Mercury

0 Visits: 1092 | Thursday November 14, 2013 - 14:07:02
Dr Craig Willcox and Dr Giovanni Scapagnini explore the impact of global population ageing with Gold Mercury President, Nicolas De Santis One of the world's leading gerontology scientists, Dr Craig Willcox, and top neurology/brain ageing scientist Dr Giovanni Scapagnini visited Gold Mercury's…

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Cabinet endorses plans to reopen Somali National University

0 Visits: 1019 | Thursday November 14, 2013 - 14:03:54
"Now that peace is returning to Somalia, we urgently need to re-establish our education system, which has been devastated by two decades of fighting. The Ministry for Human Development and Public Services has already launched the ambitious Go 2 School campaign, which will see $117 million invested…

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Somali governor Bank resignation Email and Leaks

0 Visits: 1047 | Thursday November 14, 2013 - 13:59:46
Your Excellent I have read both the Agreement and Power of Attorney which your office instructed the former governor to sign with the law firm

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Friday's attack will only make Somalia even stronger, declares Prime Minister

0 Visits: 1118 | Thursday November 14, 2013 - 13:51:38
"I praise the commitment of staff at Hotel Makkah Al-Mukarama to repair and re-open the hotel as soon as possible. Their commitment demonstrates that Somalis will not be beaten by these senseless killers even in adversity.

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AMISOM and Partners conclude a three-day Workshop on Gender Mainstreaming Strategy

0 Visits: 913 | Thursday November 14, 2013 - 13:48:43
"I have great expectations and I am confident that your discussions on Gender and its mainstreaming across the mission will lead to a concrete Gender Strategy that will guide the mission in current and future operations," he added.

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Somali President welcomes progress on establishment of local administration in Hiiraan

0 Visits: 749 | Thursday November 14, 2013 - 13:39:15
"We have had a high-level team from the Ministry of Interior working hard in Beledweyne for the past six weeks and I congratulate all parties for the progress"

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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