Last week, Combined Task Force (CTF) 152 invited legal representatives from countries within the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to discuss security issues in the Gulf with a specific focus on the smuggling of charcoal from Somalia. Captain Mubarak, Commander of CTF 152 said: “This was an excellent legal conference highlighting… Continue reading Commander CTF 152 Hosts Legal Conference On Somali Charcoal Smuggling.
It’s been 50 years since Somalia last conducted a “one-person-one-vote” election. With the support of the African Union, the electoral commission is hoping for polls in 2020. But there is still much that needs to be done. “I request parliamentarians in this workshop to advocate for ‘one-person-one-vote’,” Halima Ismail Ibrahim, chairperson of the National Independent… Continue reading Is Somalia Read For A One-Person-One-Vote Election.
June 23, 2019 Los Angeles, CA On the eve of June 22, 2019, Ethiopians woke up to what appears to be a failed coup. So far, the dead include chief of staff of the armed forces, Zeare Mekonnen, advisor Ezez Wassie, President Ambachow Mekonnen, President of the Amhara region, and several other high-ranking officials in… Continue reading Failed Coup and its Aftermath
The African Union Peace and Security Council (AU PSC) endorsed the Somalia Transition Plan (STP). Since then, the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has continued to register progress in implementing its mandate, guided by the transition plan. The Somalia Transition Plan is a comprehensive guide developed by the Federal Government of Somalia and its… Continue reading Somalia is making progress: Transition plan is on track.
The Willmar Somali Culture committee (Minnesota) will showcase a Somali history and culture exhibit that opens today at the Willmar Public Library and Saturday at the Kandiyohi County Historical Society community room. Told through immersive settings, artifacts, photos and firsthand accounts, the exhibit tells the story of Somali immigrants, their arrival in their newly adopted… Continue reading New Exhibit Features Somali History, Stories And Culture.
There is a Somali phrase, says Nimko Ali, that sums up the paradox of her status both as a survivor of female genital mutilation (FGM) and an activist seeking to eradicate it. “‘Bilaa xishood’. It means ‘Do you have no shame?’ Since the age of seven, when I started talking about my vagina after FGM, I was… Continue reading Nimko Ali: ‘Orgasms and sexual pleasure are a human right. I guard these things with my life’
Idiris’s situation is improving from the last incident. the teams defense player Idriss Amin Ali suffered a concussion last night while undergoing training with his team. Dekedda team has been training hard at the Hodan University Stadium as they prepare for the Somali Premier League season which will reopen on 07 June. Idris was pulled… Continue reading Dekedda Team player Idiris Amin Ali collapses during training session.
In Mogadishu this morning, the event was held at the Marathon Trail, organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Somalia and Benadir Regional Administration. Hundreds of youths competing for the names of the districts of Banaadir region participated in the competition, together with girls and boys, and jointly opened with the Minister of… Continue reading The short Marathon race held in Mogadishu this morning
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Taliye ku-xigeenka ciidanka booliska Soomaaliyeed Sareeyo Guuto Zakiya Xuseen Axmed ayaa tilmaamtay in howlgallada amniga lagu xaqiijinayo ay qeyb ka tahay qorshe balaaran oo lagu sugayo amniga caasimadda iyo guud ahaan dalka. Zakiya oo shir jaraa’id ku qabatay xarunta Taliska ciidanka booliska ayaa sheegtay in ciidamada amniga ay saddexdii maalin ee la soo dhaafay caasimadda… Continue reading Dowlada Federalka oo faahfaahin ka bixisay howlgalada ka socda Muqdisho