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Somalia: Al-Shabaab's Leader Was Shot by His Body Guards

Waagacusub.net - Al-Shabaab leader, Ahmed Abdi Godane's body guards opened fire on each other at the outskirts of port town of Barawe in the southeastern Lower Shabbelle region of Somalia on Sunday, following after Godane executed his long time inmate,Bashir Liqaye. Full Article 

NUSOJ Condemns new wave of Journalists' Arrests in Somaliland 28/07/2014 - 04:59:55

- The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) today accused the Somaliland authorities of waging a renewed campaign of intimidation against media after the police arrested two journalists.

Somaliland:Liyu Police Execute 8 Somalilanders

Waagacusub.net - An Ethiopian -Paramilitary force slaughtered 8 men during a June Operation 2014 in the immediate vicinity of a little village near Rabaso in the district of Aware, the province of Degehabur neighboring Somaliland, about 150 kilometers of South-west of Hargeisa. Full Article

Somalia:Who is Behind the Assassination of Saado Ali warsame ? 

Waagacusub.net - Critical questions to be asked before you read this article : Does Al-Shabaab carry BKM with her in Mogadishu? Is there a collaboration between the killers and the government? Why do many people believe that this incident is nothing to do with Al-Shabaab? Full Article

Somalia 10 Years Later : The Story of the Waagacusub Media and its Founder, Dahir Alasow

Waagacusub.net - An Imaginable beginning started in 2004, with Dahir Abdulle Alasow's internet site of Waagacusub Media. Full Article

PM Sends His Heartfelt Condolences to MP Saado Ali Warsame

His Excellency Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed sends his deepest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of MP and veteran Somali artist Saado Ali Warsame and Parliament Secretary Abdullahi Hussein Yabarow who were gunned down in Mogadishu by heinous murderers today. Full Article

DAHIR ALASOW"Markaan daawaday Isir raac Somali Channel - Cabdi Good nin amaan mudan oo aqoonta ka aradan?"

Waagacusub.net- Wuxuu isku dayay inuu bulshada fahamsiiyo qiimaha Suugaanta Somalida hasse yeeshee wuxuu noqday Cabdi Good nin la hadlaya Magaalo uu ka soo jeedo halkii looga baahnaa inuu bulshada Soomaaliyeed si guud ula hadlo. Full Article

Editorials

NUSOJ Condemns new wave of Journalists' Arrests in Somaliland

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) today accused the Somaliland authorities of waging a renewed campaign of intimidation against media after the police arrested two journalists. Full Article

 

Somali president's aides 'sent arms to militants'

The United Nations has accused two advisers to the Somali president of sending arms to al-Shabaab in a shipment which arrived just weeks after the Islamist militant group's fighters stormed a shopping mall in Nairobi last September and killed at least 64 people. Full Article

 

Dukaankii 2004 Dahir Alasow furtay ! 10 sano kadib Jumlo iyo tafaariikh?

Waagacusub.net - Wuxuu ahaa dukaan lagu iibiyo tafaariikhda oo aan furtay sanadkii 2004-tii xilligaas oo 10 sano laga joogo. Dukaankeeyga waxyaabaha laga helo waxaa ugu muhiimsan farxad iyo naxdin . Full Article

 

Ethiopia: The Crime of Extraordinary Rendition

Waagacusub.net - Last week, the regime in Ethiopia announced its abduction of Andaragatchew Tsgie, General Secretary of the Ethiopian opposition group known as Ginbot 7 Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy, with smug delight. According to the regime, the "Ethiopian national security service coordinating with its Yemeni counterpart had detained and transferred to Ethiopia [Andaragatchew Tsgie] as he tried to enter Eritrea through Sanaa [Yemen]." Andargatchew is a British national of Ethiopian origin. Yemeni officials denied Adargatchew access to British consular officials, legal representation and contact with family members before subjecting him to extraordinary rendition to the regime in Ethiopia. Full Article

 

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

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. Full Article

 

Ethiopia: ONLF officials wary of the new tensions between brotherly nations of Afar and Ogaden region

Waagacusub.net - Ogaden National Liberation Front's Official, Rayal Hamoud, urged the two brotherly nations of Afar and Somalis from Ogaden region to take more precautions on the Tigray People's Liberation Front's old tactics of turning one nation against another. Full Article

 

UN and international partners call for resolution of Somali political crisis

27 May 2014 – The United Nations, the European Union and the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) today issued a joint appeal for a resolution of the political crisis in Somalia, adding that they stand ready to hold to account anyone who poses an obstacle to progress in the Horn of Africa nation. Full Article

 

Endless Chaos from Poor Leadership in Somalia

Waagacusub.net- Somalia is in the brink of falling back to a complete anarchy after the Somali public realized that their expectations were not met by the government of President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. Full Article

 

Weekly briefing on the current situation in Somalia

Mustaf Duhulow, the Minister of Information, today held press conference in Mogadishu. The Minister spoke the progress of the government as well as the current situation in Somalia and said that the government is committed to action and delivery in order to hold fair and free elections by 2016. Full Article

 

Ethiopia: Should Jigjiga University Students defy Order to Halt Protest?

Waagacusub.net- After living with fears for so long,had been oppressed ,terrorized,detained, beaten and gang-raped by the Ethiopian Security forces in Ogaden region,according to rights groups such as: Human rights Watch,Amnesty International and Genocide Watch ,in part of what Somalis from Ogadenia activists do believe ,"forcing them to accept Ethiopian identity" ,Jigjiga University students feel a sense of uprising . Full Article

 

Somalia: Al-Shabaab's Leader Was Shot by His Body Guards

Waagacusub.net - Al-Shabaab leader, Ahmed Abdi Godane's body guards opened fire on each other at the outskirts of port town of Barawe in the southeastern Lower Shabbelle region of Somalia on Sunday, following after Godane executed his long time inmate,Bashir Liqaye.

NUSOJ Condemns new wave of Journalists' Arrests in Somaliland

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) today accused the Somaliland authorities of waging a renewed campaign of intimidation against media after the police arrested two journalists.

Somali president's aides 'sent arms to militants'

The United Nations has accused two advisers to the Somali president of sending arms to al-Shabaab in a shipment which arrived just weeks after the Islamist militant group's fighters stormed a shopping mall in Nairobi last September and killed at least 64 people.

Somaliland:Liyu Police Execute 8 Somalilanders

Waagacusub.net - An Ethiopian -Paramilitary force slaughtered 8 men during a June Operation 2014 in the immediate vicinity of a little village near Rabaso in the district of Aware, the province of Degehabur neighboring Somaliland, about 150 kilometers of South-west of Hargeisa.

Somalia:Who is Behind the Assassination of Saado Ali warsame ? 

Waagacusub.net - Critical questions to be asked before you read this article : Does Al-Shabaab carry BKM with her in Mogadishu? Is there a collaboration between the killers and the government? Why do many people believe that this incident is nothing to do with Al-Shabaab?

Somalia: Al-Shabaab's Leader Was Shot by His Body Guards

Waagacusub.net - Al-Shabaab leader, Ahmed Abdi Godane's body guards opened fire on each other at the outskirts of port town of Barawe in the southeastern Lower Shabbelle region of Somalia on Sunday, following after Godane executed his long time inmate,Bashir Liqaye. Full Article

 

NUSOJ Condemns new wave of Journalists' Arrests in Somaliland

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) today accused the Somaliland authorities of waging a renewed campaign of intimidation against media after the police arrested two journalists. Full Article

 

Somali president's aides 'sent arms to militants'

The United Nations has accused two advisers to the Somali president of sending arms to al-Shabaab in a shipment which arrived just weeks after the Islamist militant group's fighters stormed a shopping mall in Nairobi last September and killed at least 64 people. Full Article

 

Former Somali pirate Chief 'Afweyne' given 20-year sentence

Waagacusub.net - A former Somali Pirate chief Mohamed Abdi Hassan, aka 'Afweyne' or 'Big Mouth', has been charged with piracy for the first time, a charge which carries a 20 year prison sentence, a reliable source told Waagacusub Media. Full Article

 

Somaliland:Liyu Police Execute 8 Somalilanders

Waagacusub.net - An Ethiopian -Paramilitary force slaughtered 8 men during a June Operation 2014 in the immediate vicinity of a little village near Rabaso in the district of Aware, the province of Degehabur neighboring Somaliland, about 150 kilometers of South-west of Hargeisa. Full Article

 

Somalia: Al-Shabaab's Leader Was Shot by His Body Guards

Waagacusub.net - Al-Shabaab leader, Ahmed Abdi Godane's body guards opened fire on each other at the outskirts of port town of Barawe in the southeastern Lower Shabbelle region of Somalia on Sunday, following after Godane executed his long time inmate,Bashir Liqaye. Full Article

 

Somali president's aides 'sent arms to militants'

The United Nations has accused two advisers to the Somali president of sending arms to al-Shabaab in a shipment which arrived just weeks after the Islamist militant group's fighters stormed a shopping mall in Nairobi last September and killed at least 64 people. Full Article

 

Former Somali pirate Chief 'Afweyne' given 20-year sentence

Waagacusub.net - A former Somali Pirate chief Mohamed Abdi Hassan, aka 'Afweyne' or 'Big Mouth', has been charged with piracy for the first time, a charge which carries a 20 year prison sentence, a reliable source told Waagacusub Media. Full Article

 

Somalia:Who is Behind the Assassination of Saado Ali warsame ? 

Waagacusub.net - Critical questions to be asked before you read this article : Does Al-Shabaab carry BKM with her in Mogadishu? Is there a collaboration between the killers and the government? Why do many people believe that this incident is nothing to do with Al-Shabaab? Full Article

 

Somalia 10 Years Later : The Story of the Waagacusub Media and its Founder, Dahir Alasow

Waagacusub.net - An Imaginable beginning started in 2004, with Dahir Abdulle Alasow's internet site of Waagacusub Media. Full Article