Thursday, July 29, 2021

ICJ judge James Richard Crawford dies aged 72

James Richard Crawford, one of the judges who heard the case between Somalia and Kenya at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has died. Crawford,...

Baseless Claim of Presidential Powers Hastens the Demise of the Fragile Federal Republic of...

The Somali people have been hoping to heal from the painful experience suffered in ousting the military dictatorship that ruled the country for 21...

John Mahama withdraws acceptance as African Union Envoy to Somalia

Former President John Dramani Mahama has in a letter to the Chairperson of the African Union Commission withdrawn his acceptance of the continental body’s...

Kenya and Somali to equally split disputed oil blocks proceeds

Kenya and Somalia will equally share proceeds of oil and gas sales within the disputed maritime triangle in a deal brokered by Qatar. A redacted...

Don’t Blame Me for Delaying Somalia’s Elections

To avoid a power vacuum after my four-year mandate as Somalia’s president ended on Feb. 8, Somalia’s House of the People passed legislation in...

Mohamed Roble and Mohamed Madar: Two-Prime Ministers in critical-moments!

In this piece, I juxtapose two-prime ministers who share plenty of characteristics. Namely, the incumbent PM Mohamed Hussein Roble and former PM Mohamed Hawadle...

Garissa elders welcome state’s move to close refugee camps The Star

Garissa elders have  welcomed the move by the government to close Kakuma and Daadab refugee camps. They said they are concerned by the political intrigues...

Somali PM invites regional state leaders for talks to finalize the 17 Sep agreement...

Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble has officially invited the Presidents of the Federal Member States (FMS) and the Governor of the Benadir Regional Administration...

Family mourns loss of teenage brothers killed in shooting late Friday night Fox4

KASNAS CITY, Mo. — Family and friends of the teenage brothers are mourning their loss and remembering their legacies. Abdulwahid Abdulazi and Abdirahman Abdulaziz were...

Somalia’s parliament votes to cancel presidential term extension Reuters

Somali lawmakers voted unanimously on Saturday to cancel a two-year presidential term extension they had approved last month, after clashes in the capital Mogadishu...

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Ethiopia’s Conflicts: Ethnocentrism Vs Cultural Relativism

During the second scramble for Africa in 1885-1914, the three European powers Britain, France and Italy were competing in Africa, and the Horn of...

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