Friday, May 20, 2022

Somalia’s sham election may trigger post-election violence

The intermittent and amorphous election in Somalia dumfounds everyone, at least the public, the rank-and-file politicians and the international community as well. The mandate...

International partners call for credible house of the people elections

 International partners* urge the completion of inclusive and credible House of the People elections acceptable by all electoral stakeholders and the Somali people according...

Reconciliation agreement between Abdalla Arone and Celi Omar

Office of the President of Hirshabelle state, under Reconciliation for its engagements with social reconciliation throughout the two regions that the state is composed...

‘Extremely Worrying’, Severe Drought Grips Most of Somalia as Seasonal Rains Fail a Third...

Somalia is enduring its third consecutive poor rain season since late 2020 according to the latest Drought Bulletin issued by FAO’s Somalia Water and...

Famous Somali journalist killed in suicide attack in Mogadishu

An al Shabaab suicide bomber in the Somali capital killed himself and a well-known Somali journalist on Saturday, al Shabaab and the journalist's family...

International Partners welcome conclusion of Somalia’s upper house elections

Mogadishu – Somalia’s international partners* welcome the conclusion of the Upper House elections following the 11 November National Consultative Council meeting and leaders’ commitment to conclude...

Ethiopians denounce U.S. at rally to back military campaign

Tens of thousands of Ethiopians rallied in Addis Ababa on Sunday to support Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's government as federal troops fight rebellious forces...

UN in Somalia welcomes holding of direct elections in Puntland

Qardho, 25 October 2021 – Representatives from the United Nations today visited Qardho in a show of solidarity with the people of Puntland as citizens...

Somali drama wins Pan-African film festival grand prize

 Somalia's entry "The Gravedigger's Wife" by Finish-Somali writer-director Khadar Ayderus Ahmed won the prestigious Stallion of Yennenga grand prize for best film at the...

The Ballot or the Bullet: The Case of the Somali region

Ethiopia is notorious with authoritarian rulers who isomorphically mimic their predecessors with iron fist rule. Ethiopia as a hegemonic state in the region has...

News in English

Joe Biden Approves Plan to Redeploy Several Hundred Ground Forces Into...

President Biden has signed an order authorizing the military to once again deploy hundreds of Special Operations forces inside Somalia — largely reversing the...

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