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Ethiopia: Fears for Safety of Returned Opposition Leader

0 Visits: 1327 | Monday July 07, 2014 - 18:31:41
Yemen Unlawfully Deported Andargachew Tsige, Concerns over Possible Mistreatment

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Uganda:Monitor journalist beaten as he traces sorcery criminals

0 Visits: 1098 | Sunday July 06, 2014 - 19:16:01
Waagacusub.net - Kabulengwa is about four kilometres from Nansana-Masitoowa Town. It is on the Kampala-Hoima road, off Nansana-Kyebando road. On the densely populated hill are many bungalows in their final stages of construction and the owners have just moved in to some of them.

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Uganda: 60 killed in tribal clash

1 Visits: 1098 | Sunday July 06, 2014 - 17:04:34
Waagacusub.net - Over 60 people have been killed in what security agencies referred to as tribal clashes in Western Uganda.

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Uganda:Gunmen kill six in Kasese, Bundibugyo

0 Visits: 922 | Sunday July 06, 2014 - 17:01:53
Waagacusub.net - Six people have been confirmed dead in two surprise and separate attacks in Kasese and Bundibugyo towns by unknown armed people on Saturday afternoon.

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Somalia Information Minister: Weekly update on Government Progress

0 Visits: 916 | Saturday July 05, 2014 - 22:14:01
H.E. Mustafa Duhulow today spoke to the media in Mogadishu to provide an update on government progress over the last week. The Minister spoke on various issues: the re-launch of Radio Mogadishu, the Voice of the Somali National Army,

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Uganda:Avoid cheap courses, Mbabazi tells UCU

0 Visits: 870 | Saturday July 05, 2014 - 16:11:50
Waagacusub.net- Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi has urged universities to be dynamic in addressing the country's economic needs by avoiding cheaper-to-run courses which are irrelevant to strategic development requirements.

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Somalia: Pm Abdiwali and IGAD's Afey call on all Darood MP's to Relocate to Kismayo and Garowe 

1 Visits: 1739 | Saturday July 05, 2014 - 16:00:19
Waagacusub.net- Somalia's Prime Minister, Abdiwali and the Eastern Regional bloc, IGAD's envoy to Somalia, Mohammed Abdi Afey wages a campaign against Hawiye,requesting all Parliaments from Darod to get out of Mogadishu.

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Uganda:If irony could be mined, Africa would be a major exporter

0 Visits: 4711 | Saturday July 05, 2014 - 13:20:07
Waagacusub.net - Earlier this week, I was advising a good friend and successful member of Africa's Diaspora about land ownership issues in Uganda. I told him that since he is not a Ugandan, neither he nor any corporate vehicle that he chose to use for investment into Uganda, can own land in perpetuity.

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President Salva Kiir hails Museveni for intervening in S. Sudan conflict

0 Visits: 820 | Saturday July 05, 2014 - 13:10:58
Waagacusub.net -Southern Sudan President Salva Kiir has hailed his Ugandan counterpart, Yoweri Museveni for his intervention in the country's conflict that helped save millions of lives and property.

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Suspected terrorists arrested at Kampala

0 Visits: 1811 | Friday July 04, 2014 - 16:17:16
Waagacusub.net - Police in Kampala is holding two people suspected to be terrorists planning attacks in Uganda.

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Minister of Information Seeks Clarification from former Mayor of Mogadishu

0 Visits: 1861 | Friday July 04, 2014 - 12:46:43
Mogadishu, 04 July 2014 – H.E. Mustaf Duhulow, the Minister of Information today issued a statement in response to the recent interview with Mohamud Ahmed Nur (Tarzan) on the BBC Hard Talk programme: "The Federal Government of Somalia is committed to the fight against al-Shabaab, an al-Qaeda affiliated…

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Security agencies deployed in Kampala as terror threats increase

0 Visits: 2143 | Thursday July 03, 2014 - 18:56:48
Waagacusub.net - Today, counter terrorism police and military officers manned the city centre and all major entrances to the capital. They erected barriers and closed some roads before carrying out searches.

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Al-Shabab Hijacks Somaliland Ministerial ,Somaliland head of Intelligence Officer

1 Visits: 2352 | Thursday July 03, 2014 - 16:14:55
Waagacusub.net -The former head of Somaliland's Intelligence General. Mohamed Nur Hirsi, called on the Silanyo administration to release the deputy security minister in bid to investigate ministers in the Silanyo cabinet that allegedly have links with Al-Qaeda's affiliated with Al-Shabab.

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Journalist Guled dismisses email claims as "false and malicious"

0 Visits: 1766 | Thursday July 03, 2014 - 13:35:42
Waagacusub.net - Abdi Adan Guled has denied email claims of the National Union of Somali Journalists merged with Mohamid Ibrahim Bakistan, Radio Galkayo reported.

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Disguising media development Finland promotes State-controlled unionism

0 Visits: 2406 | Thursday July 03, 2014 - 13:28:51
Not long ago it has surfaced Finnish Journalist Union expending taxpayers fund to the Ministry of Information of Somalia in the pretext of transforming Radio Mogadishu and Somali National TV to public service broadcasting.

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BBC Somali's Careless Writing and Lack of Word Choice Create Confusion and Irritating 

0 Visits: 2949 | Wednesday July 02, 2014 - 03:12:07
Waagacusub.net- To err is human but there are many ways to avoid embarrassing mistakes with the World.Killing stories in favor of the strong horse is grossly unfair, either.There are many things to remind the BBC Somali Service.

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World Bank: Falling Short on Rights

0 Visits: 1266 | Tuesday July 01, 2014 - 23:20:13
World Bank President Jim Kim has taken some steps to advance the bank's respect for human rights but hasn't put in place adequate checks to guard against funding rights abuse, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today on his second anniversary as World Bank president.

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Stop sabotaging Somali media

0 Visits: 1021 | Tuesday July 01, 2014 - 19:30:38
Waagacusub.net- The intervention by Finnish NGO Vikes in collusion with Journalist Union of Finland by exploiting money from Finland Ministry of Foreign Affairs to sabotage, divide, conquer, destroy and abate Somali media is none other than supporting and practicing empire-building. Not preoccupied…

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RSF"SOMALI GOVERNMENT URGED TO REVISE PROPOSED MEDIA LAW"

0 Visits: 831 | Tuesday July 01, 2014 - 19:14:04
Reporters Without Borders cautions the Somali cabinet against adopting an incomplete and overly restrictive media bill, which it is to examine tomorrow. Reporters Without Borders is also disturbed by the information ministry's sudden decision to submit the bill to the cabinet before the start of…

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IFEX Call on the Somali government not to endorse controversial draft media law

0 Visits: 834 | Tuesday July 01, 2014 - 18:56:12
Waagacusub.net - Stand with Somalia's journalists and send an email to the Prime Minister of Somalia today!

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Somalia:Welcoming new Federal Parliament, Ban urges completion of electoral process

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the inauguration of the new Federal Parliament of Somalia on 27 December and warmly congratulated the people of Somalia on this historic achievement in their quest for universal suffrage by 2020.

New legislators sworn in in Somalia

Somalia has sworn in its new legislators to form the tenth Parliament, in what could kickstart the country's long road back to full democracy by 2020.

Somaliland No More Paramilitary Forces To Oppress The Freedom Of Speech

Enough Is Enough And No More Paramilitary Forces To Oppress The Freedom Of Speech. Written by an elected member of Parliament Abdirahman Mohamed Jama (Awxoog) MP

Somalia makes landmark historic victory at the UN General Assembly

On 18 November 2014 the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly overwhelmingly passed a historic draft resolution tabled by Somalia. The resolution is about declaring 13 June of each year as International Albinism Awareness Day.

ASSESSING MINISTERIAL HLPF COPENHAGEN CONFERENCE ON SOMALIA

There were no attempts to subject the PM's action (reshuffle without consultation with the President), the President's action (nullification of PM reshuffle decree and instruction to the cabinet), and the Parliament's action (no confidence motion on "all-purpose allegations") to independent expert opinion or judgment. This would have established good governance practices.

Somalia:Welcoming new Federal Parliament, Ban urges completion of electoral process

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the inauguration of the new Federal Parliament of Somalia on 27 December and warmly congratulated the people of Somalia on this historic achievement in their quest for universal suffrage by 2020. Full Article

 

New legislators sworn in in Somalia

Somalia has sworn in its new legislators to form the tenth Parliament, in what could kickstart the country's long road back to full democracy by 2020. Full Article

 

SOMALI PARLIAMENT TO DEBATE ON NO CONFIDENCE MOTION

Waagacusub.net -Somali Federal parliament is having an extra-ordinary meeting today,they debate on the no confidence motion against Prime minister of Federal Government of Somalia Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed . Full Article

 

Somaliland No More Paramilitary Forces To Oppress The Freedom Of Speech

Enough Is Enough And No More Paramilitary Forces To Oppress The Freedom Of Speech. Written by an elected member of Parliament Abdirahman Mohamed Jama (Awxoog) MP Full Article

 

Somalia makes landmark historic victory at the UN General Assembly

On 18 November 2014 the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly overwhelmingly passed a historic draft resolution tabled by Somalia. The resolution is about declaring 13 June of each year as International Albinism Awareness Day. Full Article

 

Somalia:Welcoming new Federal Parliament, Ban urges completion of electoral process

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the inauguration of the new Federal Parliament of Somalia on 27 December and warmly congratulated the people of Somalia on this historic achievement in their quest for universal suffrage by 2020. Full Article

 

International's Position to President Of Somalia

As things stand there are inherent tensions in the constitution between the offices of Prime Minister and the Presidency. 10 Prime Ministers over the last 10 years suggests this turbulence will not disappear with a change of personalities. The roles and responsibilities of the respective offices should be re-examined during the constitutional review process. Full Article

 

Topnews:-Wiil uu dhalay Ganacsade Xaaf oo falkii ugu xumaa ku sameeyay Gabar Maskiina +Sawiro?

Bredanews.com – Wiil uu dhalay Ganacsade Axmed Ducaale Geelle xaaf ayaa falkii ugu xumaa ku sameeyay Gabar u dhalatay Beesha Sheekhaal oo lagu magacaabo Miski Xaaji Axmed Gaaboow Nuur. Full Article

 

UK-Somali links raise concern as UN alleges corruption and arms deals

Questions raised about Britain's relationship with Somalia as UN alleges misappropriation of funds and exploitation of loopholes in an arms embargo Full Article

 

Leaked Conversation between Somali President and Minister Farah Topaz

SOMALI AGENDA has received and verified the authenticity of series of SMS messages between Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and his powerful Justice and Constitutional Affairs minister Farah Sheikh Abdulqadir. Full Article