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Ugandan government imposes curfew on Kampala

0 Visits: 1804 | Wednesday December 11, 2013 - 17:41:19
Kampala {Waagacusub.net} Ugandan government has imposed curfew on Kampala, the capital last and ordered business centers to be closed according to Waagacusub's correspondent, Mahir Walayo there.

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Somalia:After the oust Somali prime minister, Shirdon ?

0 Visits: 1862 | Wednesday December 11, 2013 - 04:10:39
Mogadishu {Waagacusub.net} Somali people and the International Community realized that the Federal Republic of Somalia has no sovereign state representing the nation at the moment.

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Somalia:High level delegation from the Somali government visit Beledweyne city

0 Visits: 3139 | Wednesday December 11, 2013 - 04:10:39
Mogadishu {Waagacusub.net} High level delegation headed by minister of defense of the Somali federal government, H.E. Abdihakin haji Fiqi reached Beledweyne city, the capital of Hiiraan province according to the officials there.

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Somali Government statement on Mogadishu trial

0 Visits: 1069 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 13:13:46
Responding to the Mogadishu court verdict on the trial of a woman and two journalists, Government Spokesperson, Ridwaan Haji, today said:

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Somali President receives credentials from Germany and Egyptian ambassadors to Somalia

0 Visits: 3421 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 02:08:00
Mogadishu {Waagacusub.net} President of the Somali Federal government, Hassan Mohamud has received diplomatic documents from the new ambassadors of Germany and Egypt to Somalia and discussed historic ties Somalia had with those nations earlier.

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Somalia:State minister of foreign affairs says Gulf States to hold conference for Somalia

0 Visits: 1926 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 02:02:15
Mogadishu {Waagacusub.net} Acting State minister of Foreign Affairs of the Somali Federal Government, Mohamed Nor Ga'al has today on Monday returned home back after paying official tours to most of Arab states in the Gulf region recently.

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Somalia:Peace talks between two clans is due to be held in Jowhar city

0 Visits: 2150 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 01:56:00
Jowhar {Waagacusub.net}Peace talks between two neighboring clans in middle Shabelle region is expected to be held in Jowhar city after officials from ministry of national security and home of the Somali federal government reached there in attempt to mediate the two sides.

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Humanitarian negotiations with Al-Shabaab

0 Visits: 1243 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 01:48:28
Somalia is one of the most dangerous environments in the world for aid workers and humanitarian organisations. A formidable obstacle to reaching people in need of humanitarian assistance is the militant group Al-Shabaab.

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Somalia: Constitution isn't to blame for leaders falling out

0 Visits: 1856 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 01:42:56
The no confidence vote of the Federal Parliament of Somalia for incompetence in the Council of Ministers (Cabinet) of Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon "Saa'id" on December 3, 2013 has ended seven-month-long leaks and speculations about imminent dismissal or reshuffle and expansion of the…

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The African Union Mission in Somalia holds a Leadership Capacity Building Conference for Somali Youth

0 Visits: 1007 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 01:39:46
Kampala, 09 December 2013:-In the context of its continuous support to the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS), the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has today launched a leadership capacity building conference for the Somali youth.

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Countries continue to restore diplomatic relations with Somalia

0 Visits: 1041 | Tuesday December 10, 2013 - 01:30:55
The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today accepted credentials from the newly appointed German Ambassador, Andreas Peschke, and the newly appointed Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Mahmoud M. Auf, in Villa Somalia.

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Nelson Mandela: Farewell, My African Prince!

0 Visits: 1661 | Monday December 09, 2013 - 05:52:46
Waagacusub.net - The Sinner-Saint who never stopped trying NelsonRolihlahla Mandela finally finished his long walk to freedom in the last month of the Year 2013.

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0 Visits: 1236 | 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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OYSU Condemns Ethiopian Regime's Propaganda & Calls for Humanitarian Action in Ogaden

0 Visits: 8052 | Monday December 09, 2013 - 05:35:02
Press Release:Monday, December 9, 2013 Ogaden Youth and Student Union condemns the Ethiopian governments recent propaganda campaign aimed to mislead the international community and misrepresent the crisis taking place in the Ogaden.

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Jigjiga celebrates nationalities and People's day in Ethiopia

0 Visits: 3276 | Monday December 09, 2013 - 00:46:35
Mogadishu {Waagacusub.net} A Very colorful occasion is held today on Sunday in Jigjiga city in Somali State about the nationalities and People's day of federal republic of Ethiopia displaying traditions of every community there in attendance with large guests across the region.

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Somalia:Abrar and Madonsela: Celebrating Africa's female whistleblowers

0 Visits: 1758 | Sunday December 08, 2013 - 21:20:30
Abuse of public office by the ruling class to enrich themselves remains a major governance problem in Africa. Two recent examples of women in high office determined to end this vice are quite inspiring

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Somali elder killed in Elbur district under Al-Shabab control

0 Visits: 2159 | Sunday December 08, 2013 - 21:11:45
Mogadishu {Waagacusub.net} Al-qeada linked group of Al-Shabab has killed an elder last night in Elbur district in Galgadudud province central Somalia after refusing the group's demand of collecting charities his own people according to the residents.

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Somalia:Dam Jadid makes Special Forces operating like Al-Shabab style in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 2849 | Saturday December 07, 2013 - 19:53:20
Mogadishu {Waagacusub.net} Dam Jadid Islamist group made specially trained forces who are over 500 soldiers and were named Ruhanta according to the reports.

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Somalia: Prime minister attends national funeral made for killed Lawmaker

0 Visits: 1146 | Saturday December 07, 2013 - 19:53:20
Somali premier attends national funeral made for the lawmaker killed in bomb blast yesterday in the capital

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0 Visits: 2632 | Saturday December 07, 2013 - 09:33:25
Son of Africa, Father a Nation and Winner of Nobel Peace Prize

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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