Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Joyous return for Stadium Mogadishu after 16-year wait

A long 16-year wait has finally came to an end with a sparkling new Stadium Mogadishu reopened in the Somali capital on Tuesday evening. Civil...

Ethiopia’s democracy is phantom and out of lexicon!

Since Abiy become the prime minister of Ethiopia in April, 2018, Ethiopian politics has changed dramatically. He has promoted media freedom. He has unleashed...

Iran issues arrest warrant for Trump, asks Interpol to help

Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining US President Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried...

Federal elections and Political consensus building

Somalia’s international partners (listed below) followed the address to the House of the People on 27 June by the Chairperson of the National Independent...

Somalia’s Parliament: Honorable Members or Horrible Members?

Somalia is one of pioneers of democracy in Africa as it applied snippet-democracy between 1960-1969. Regrettably, the blossoming democracy was obliterated and depleted by...

One Man One Vote Elections in Somalia: An impossible Task That Could Lead to...

The political, security, socio and economic situation in Somalia is evolving, transitional and fragile. The country has experienced one of the longest civil conflicts...

Suicide bomber attacks Turkish military academy in Mogadishu

A suicide bomber who disguised himself as recruit has blown himself up in an attack at the Turkish-run military training academy in Mogadishu on...

Looking into the lives of rural women in trying times

By Abisola Alaka Senior Administrative Officer FAO Subregional Office for Eastern Africa It is a known fact that rural women in Africa are at the heart of...

Universal suffrage Challenges in Somalia

Since 2000, Somalia has adopted 4.5 formula means clan –power sharing in Arta city of Djibouti country after reconciliation conference was held there. However,...

Bolton Says Trump Impeachment Inquiry Missed Other Troubling Episodes

John R. Bolton, the former national security adviser, says in his new book that the House in its impeachment inquiry should have investigated President...

LAST WEEK NEWS

Amnesty calls for U.S. to compensate civilian victims of airstrikes in...

Human rights group Amnesty International called on the United States to compensate civilian victims and families affected by military airstrikes in Somalia. Amnesty made the...