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Somalia’s politics tends Path-Dependency

The horn of Africa country which is recovering the mayhem and the destruction caused by the civil strife in 1991, is currently encountering political...

A ‘no’ worthy of a setback from Djibouti to Israel

Trump's United States continues its quest for Israel. After Sudan, Washington’s new target is Djibouti. Pressure is on the Djiboutian president to normalize with...

Farmaajo is not the best President Nor are his rivals better than he is!

Who is who? Let us start with the familiar faces who once occupied one of the top political posts in Somalia such as Sheikh...

Somalia: Pr Farmajo Mocks Opposition Leaders Who Protested Against Biased Electoral Committees

The Speaker of the Upper House of the federal parliament, the presidents of the federal member states, the prominent leaders of the political opposition...

Farmajo´s Attempt to steal the Election threatens Democracy and State stability

Somalia has been in civil war for more than two decades. The conflict devastated the entire nation’s public institutions; but, now the nation is...

Abiy’s leadership fallacy drives Ethiopia into Astray!

The youngest leader in Africa, the so-called Abiy Ahmed is engaging a rugged vicious war with his people. Abiy takes the premiership in April,...

Somalia’s intelligence chief worked with an al Qaeda affiliate, so why do we fund him?

Somalia has become a money pit for the United States. In recent years, the U.S. government has pumped hundreds of millions of dollars annually...

Somalia poised for oil-based transformation

Great excitement and interest accompanied Somalia’s recent launch of its first offshore oil and gas exploration licensing round, with more than 250 energy companies...

The key to lasting change isn’t more laws, it is inclusive communication

Legislation and regulations are coming thick and fast from all directions. It is hard to keep up. This Parliament and Upper House are celebrated...

Somalia: The new oil and gas frontier

Somalia’s opportunity as one of the world’s last true oil and gas exploration frontiers may soon be rekindled – creating an industry to deliver...

The upcoming election in Somalia, and the potential exogenous meddling!

Somalia is heading an election despite the enormous challenges that, the country is encountering including but not limited insecurity, political disagreements, and exogenous intervention....

Why do Somali presidents serve only one term in the office?

Since Somalia’s first interim President got elected in Djibouti after the civil war two decades ago, Somali Presidents have never had the pleasure of...

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