Sunday, August 19, 2018

Somalia Partnership Forum Issued No-confidence Communiqué in Brussels

The European Union (EU) and Swedish Government hosted the 2nd meeting of Somalia Partnership Forum (SPF) in Brussels, Belgium, on July 16-17, 2018, to...

The ruthless and unripe policy of Abiy Ahmed and its impact...

A brief introduction of Ethiopia : Ethiopia is one of the largest countries in Africa, historically also known as Abyssinia, is Africa's oldest independent country...

A stunning visit of Farmajo to Eritrea!

Today his Excellence Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, the Somalia president is going to Eritrea for three day official visit as declared Eritrea ministry of information...

There is an Immense need for Transitional Justice in Somalia

What do we mean by Transitional Justice (TJ)?   Transitional justice refers to the ways countries emerging from periods of conflict and repression address large-scale...

Foreign Accountability can’t be remedy for Lack of Domestic Accountability in...

After the unprecedented ouster of former parliament Speaker by President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo and Prime Minister Hassan Kheire in last April, the Federal Parliament...

Somalia Vision 2020: One Man One Vote: Challenges and Recommendations

A Brief Political History of Somalia Political parties  Multi-Party Politics: 1940-1969 Somalia’s experience with political parties dates back to the 1940s. In 1947, the Somali...

Mogadishu – Citizens in Despair

In all the advancement in communication technology, there is no invention as effective as the human voice. When we hear the human voice, we...

Security Sector Reform in Somalia: A Disaster in the Making

Between 2013 and 2016, Somalia experienced the hype and disappointment of “Vision 2016,” metaphor for “political reform” that prioritized three tasks: 1. the review...

Somalia must work closely with its neighbours 

The visit of the Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed last week promises to further strenthen the relations between Somalia and Ethiopia. Ethiopia is still misunderstood...

Permanent roadblocks and its damage to the livelihood

Somali people had been suffering hardship situations closely for the last three decades including conflicts, abject poverty, frequented droughts, famine and many others due...