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Rise of the Daughters of Ethiopia!

0 Visits: 18272 | Monday March 17, 2014 - 07:53:20
"We can't take it anymore!"Semayawi Party in Ethiopia has done it again! This time it is the young women of Semayawi Party who took to the streets of Addis Ababa during the 5k run held as part of the International Women's Day celebrations on March 9. They spoke; no, they cried out the…

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Kenya Police force raided Ahlusunah base in Mombasa

0 Visits: 8020 | Sunday March 16, 2014 - 06:10:31
Kenya police force has raided a well-known Sufi center at MacKinnon Road, a town in Kenya. The city is famous for its Sufi saint's burial places. The prominent 20th century Sufi saints and shiekhs buried at MacKinnon include Seyyid Baghali Ali Shah who is the first saint buried in MacKinnon in 1902;

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Somali Pm hosts religious leaders and announces creation of government office for religious scholars

0 Visits: 1422 | Saturday March 15, 2014 - 17:09:25
His Excellency Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, today hosted a meeting with Somali religious leaders to announce the creation of a government office for religious scholars and condemn the actions and ideology of Al-Shabbab telling them "you have a big role in defending our religion, our people…

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Somali Government delivers food aid to liberated areas

0 Visits: 1927 | Saturday March 15, 2014 - 16:59:21
Following the liberation of seven key towns from Al-Shabaab by the Somali National Army with support from AMISOM the government has begun the delivery of food aid to the liberated towns.

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PWYP members respond to Clare Short's open letter on Ethiopia candidacy to EITI

0 Visits: 49277 | Friday March 14, 2014 - 06:25:30
Ethiopia's application to join EITI was not on our agenda at the regional PWYP meeting in Pointe Noire, although the issue did come up when we held our session on the enabling environment.

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Tribal Federation: The Balkanization of Somalia!!??

0 Visits: 3832 | Friday March 14, 2014 - 06:07:11
Somalia has long been a country with political troubles. It is a widespread idea amongst political scientists that the divisions and conflicts that exist on the country are a result of the European colonization in the 19th-20th Centuries, when Somali state colonial boundaries were drawn by the colonizers.…

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AMISOM, Somali National Army capture the sixth town from Al-Shabaab

0 Visits: 3043 | Thursday March 13, 2014 - 22:40:47
Mogadishu 13th March 2014-The Somali National Army (SNA) backed by African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops this evening captured an Al-Shabaab stronghold, Buula Burde town in Hiraan region, bringing to six the number of towns liberated from Al- Qaeda –linked terrorists in the past two weeks,…

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TOPNEWS:- SECURITY COUNCIL DELETES AHMED NUR JIM'ALE FROM ITS SANCTIONS LIST

0 Visits: 18569 | Thursday March 13, 2014 - 21:14:01
Famous Somali Business man Ahmed Nur Ali Jim'ale have been removed List of individuals and entities subject to the travel ban, assets freeze and targeted arms embargo imposed by paragraphs 1, 3 and 7 of resolution 1844 (2008):

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Somalia:Damujadiid prince found at the hand over ceremonial in Mogadishu

1 Visits: 4271 | Monday March 10, 2014 - 21:40:23
Waagacusub.net -The prince of the Damujadiid Islamist party of Somalia Dr. Mohamed Haji has participated a handover ceremonial of the mayor of Mogadishu. This outlines of how the Damujadiid group took over the country's administration.

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Mining Corruption in Ethiopia: A Reply to Clare Short

0 Visits: 2250 | Monday March 10, 2014 - 08:56:15
Open letter or open pandering to corruption? "As I look around the EITI implementing countries, I do not accept that the situation for civil society in Ethiopia is worse than a great many of them."

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Somali President "Women are the backbone and breadwinners of Somali society."

0 Visits: 2688 | Sunday March 09, 2014 - 00:01:08
H.E. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, today joined celebrations on the occasion of International Women's Day, praising Somali women as the "backbone and breadwinners of Somali society".

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Somali Warlord Cirfo misuses the title and the name of Habargidir -? Ogaden ONLF?

0 Visits: 2990 | Friday March 07, 2014 - 18:13:20
Hussein Ali Weheliye who is one of the people who committed the widespread crimes against humanity in Mogadishu during the the Ethiopian invasion has just handed over 3 individuals to the government of Ethiopia. These men were among the Ogadenia rebels and their original clan is Ogaden tribes.

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The Race to Save Ethiopians Damned by the Dam

0 Visits: 2558 | Monday March 03, 2014 - 10:36:39
Exactly two years ago to the month, I wrote a commentary entitled, "The Dam and the Damned: Gilgel Gibe III Ethiopia" focusing on the impact of "development" in the Omo River Basin (ORB) in southern Ethiopia. In that commentary, I echoed the deep concerns voiced by various international…

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UNDERSTANDING THE NATURE OF ETHNIC CONFLICT IN NORHERN SOMALIA

1 Visits: 5931 | Saturday March 01, 2014 - 01:28:18
Social conflict and political violence in Northern Somalia "Somaliland" is a complex subject, and it will be useful to note a few trends in its recent history. Many politicalcommentators suggest that underlying ethnic cleavages are the source of domestic instability. Political parties are organized…

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Somaliland Who Won, Who Lost The Executive Initiated Attempt Coup Against

0 Visits: 1759 | Saturday March 01, 2014 - 00:12:32
The act to buy unconscionable members as to unseat the chairman of the legislature was idiotic and unwise act, however our tradition of resolving our problems organically locally, prevailed and saved the day.

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The Reason Behind Creating Tribal Federal States in Somalia!!

2 Visits: 14802 | Thursday February 27, 2014 - 23:52:41
For some Neighbor States like Ethiopia and Kenya it is a Strategy for defeating the Pan-Somalia Dream. "The smaller pieces of a pie are easier to eat it"

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At least seven killed by bomb blast next to Somali capital airport

0 Visits: 4862 | Thursday February 13, 2014 - 16:56:42
Seven people were killed when a car bomb exploded on Thursday near the entrance of Mogadishu's heavily guarded international airport where many foreign diplomats are based, police said.

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'My struggle for an independent Kashmir', autobiography of Dr. Shabir Choudhry, book review, by Junaid Qureshi

0 Visits: 16053 | Wednesday February 12, 2014 - 04:47:29
In my early twenties while studying Law, I read Karl Marx's 'Das Kapital', although it was not part of my studies and after reading it, I went back to one of my professors saying that I think I failed to understand Marx's vision.

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President leads the nation in prayers for "a great lion of Somalia"

0 Visits: 6387 | Friday February 07, 2014 - 15:23:50
His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today led the nation in prayers for the late Prime Minister of Somalia, Abdirizak Haji Hussein, whose body was returned from the US for burial in Mogadishu.

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Al Shabaab arrests Hormud manager and staff in Jilib

0 Visits: 1853 | Sunday February 02, 2014 - 15:55:04
Al Shabaab militant group has on Saturday night arrested Mohamud Haji Salad, the manager of Hormud Telecom Company in Jilib in Middle Jubba region along with other 15 staff members.

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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