Tuesday, December 11, 2018

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...

Why only politics?  Let us take a break! What does reading...

Why only politics? I mean, despite the fact that there are numerous subjects worth to be discussed by my fellow citizens. Here I am...

Middle East Power Struggle Plays Out on New Stage

BERBERA, Somalia—The battle for hegemony in the Middle East is playing out at an ancient African port where traditional dhow fishing boats now share...

Turkey and Africa are Building a Solid Partnership

As Turkey marks the annual Africa Day, I take the opportunity to celebrate Africa’s achievements and rejoice in our developing partnership. Africa’s ascendancy makes...

Experts in fresh calls for joint efforts to end illegal trade...

Sacks of charcoal, stacked as high as 10-storeys, are a common sight in Somalia’s port city of Kismayu. The city, which lies some 485...

EU’s pledge of direct budgetary Support to Somalia is another sign...

Following the Mogadishu Security Conference of 4 December 2017, H.E. Hassan Ali Khaire and EEAS Deputy Secretary General Pedro Serrano co-chaired the Somalia High-Level...

Why everyone is interested to the politics?!

According to the developed countries the people run to the politics in order to get popularity, reputation and lead the citizens to the right...