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Trends observed this week in Somalia

0 Visits: 3520 | Friday March 28, 2014 - 04:42:40
Waagacusub.net- 1-Shabab, a Somali insurgent organization, has attempted, without much success, to impose embargo upon towns that they have lost, by blocking necessary supplies to them.

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Wide gulf between Somalia's leader and UNSOM's Head

0 Visits: 4218 | Friday March 28, 2014 - 02:54:44
Waagacusub.net- The post transitional Somali leaders elected in 2012 were entrusted with the special duty to lead a full-fledged state of Somalia with its sovereignty, unity, economic recovery, security, and institutional capacity restored and to conduct a free and fair national political election in…

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Ogaden region is working towards Independence,say Ogaden Community

0 Visits: 4837 | Thursday March 27, 2014 - 23:18:30
waagacusub.net- The Somali Ogaden Community in South Africa concluded its fourth day conference on Thursday electing new leadership and condemning atrocities being committed by Ethiopian security forces in Ogaden region .

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Somalia:Stop Killing Somali Young Boys

1 Visits: 6224 | Thursday March 27, 2014 - 22:03:06
AMISOM and Somali Government Armies killed More Than 4000 Somali Children Soldiers (boys) Waagacusub.net - Recently, in Somalia, four thousands of soldier children (boys) under the age of 17 have killed in war between Al-shabaab and AMISOM. In 2012-2014 alone, they numbered as many as 3000 boys under…

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"We must show Somalis they are not alone," President tells key international partners

0 Visits: 2375 | Wednesday March 19, 2014 - 13:23:27
Somali communities in newly liberated areas devastated by Al Shabaabmust receive immediate humanitarian assistance, His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said today in a high-level meeting with Somalia's most important international partners.

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Somalia:Dahabshil Staffers Appraised on International Legislations Governing Remittance Services

0 Visits: 11355 | Wednesday March 19, 2014 - 00:14:55
Employees of Dahabshil Group have undertaken a one day workshop with general objective of equipping tellers, cashiers, supervisors and departmental heads of the giant financial institution with the desired knowledge of understanding the scope, nature, loopholes & penalties associated with international…

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Somalia:Amisom convoy's runs over a victim leaving him dead in the Street of Mogadishu

0 Visits: 23120 | Monday March 17, 2014 - 14:55:28
On the fateful morning of the 28thof January 2014 at exactly 9 o'clock an innocent life was claimed by a speeding convoy of AMISOM's armored vehicles on one of the busiest roads in Mogadishu; Makka Al Mukarama. The victim of the plight is the deceased Salah Noor Mohamed, a taxi driver with 9…

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Rise of the Daughters of Ethiopia!

0 Visits: 18671 | 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

1 Visits: 8474 | 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: 1644 | 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: 2185 | 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: 49534 | 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: 4708 | 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: 3367 | 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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0 Visits: 19482 | 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: 4636 | 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

1 Visits: 2530 | 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: 2927 | 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?

1 Visits: 3325 | 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: 2862 | 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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Somalia:Terrorists receive 52 million dollars in Mogadishu annually.

Waagacusub.net - It has been known that Al-Shabab receives 52 Million dollars annually from Mogadishu. It gets from commercial companies, and public as taxes (zakawat)

Chinese oil companies behind unlawful "extradition" of a Somali to Ethiopia

Waagacusub.net - A Chinese oil company was involved in the smuggling of a former Somali rebel officer, Colonel Abdikariim Sheikh Muse, to Ethiopia because his organization of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) was against oil and mineral exploration in Ogaden of the southeastern Ethiopia by China.

Journalist Alasow "Somalische Minister houdt Amsterdamse rechter vals bewijs Voor"

Volgens de rechter zou de minister hebben aangetoond dat afpersingspraktijken van Somalische journalisten een bekend probleem zijn en stelde de bewindsman daarmee een ernstige misstand aan de kaak. Dat is een kwestie van algemeen belang en de minister moet daarover in de openbaarheid kunnen treden, overwoog de rechter.

Somalia:List Document retrieved from house of AlShabaab leader

Waagacusub.net– An American unmanned drone launched a missile attack on one of Alshabab's most cold-blooded leaders on Sunday, 30 July 2017 in southern Somalia. The drove attack killed a man, who is dubbed the cruelest terror mastermind in the Mogadishu's history.

Somali President true scandal "violation of law"

Waagacusub.net - The presidency of Somalia's Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo is only eight months old but already his administration faces its first crisis - and it is one of their own making.

Mogadishu to Host Somalia Inter-State Football Tournament

The second edition of Somali Inter-State football tournament has been shifted from would-be hosts, The Jubba land state to the capital Mogadishu, Somali Football Federation confirmed. Full Article


UAE funds media "propaganda" to destabilise Turkish, Qatari development missions

Waagacusub.net - The operation of the UAE into Somalia has taken a new turn when the wealthy gulf country, desperately seeking to influence Somalis over the gulf crisis, came up with new strategy, by using Somali media to mount pressure on the Somali government and its main ally Turkey. Full Article


The UN and Genocide by Starvation in Somalia

According to just released information sourced from the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the FSNAU between October 2015 and April 2016, a period of only six months, upwards of 400,000 Somali's, two thirds of whom were children, died of starvation. Full Article


Somalia:Terrorists receive 52 million dollars in Mogadishu annually.

Waagacusub.net - It has been known that Al-Shabab receives 52 Million dollars annually from Mogadishu. It gets from commercial companies, and public as taxes (zakawat) Full Article


Which is more important ,US Passport or Somali Nation ?

Waagacusub.net - Many Somalis are asking why President Farmaajo didn't attend the United Nations General Assembly last week? Here's the answer: Farmaajo is a US citizen and therefore he's not entitle to get a diplomatic protection – very important for world leaders. 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


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


Ethiopia and Kenya's secret plan to subvert Somalia

Waagacusub.net - The transparency website WikiLeaks late on Tuesday disclosed a secret plan to annex and divide Somalia between Kenya and Ethiopia. Full Article