Sunday, November 28, 2021

Editorial

It’s Never Too Late to Act: Further Fissures, Possibly Implosion, in the Offing for Ethiopia —with the Potential to Wreck the Horn Region

It’s never too late to act in Ethiopia and the Horn

After being embroiled in all-out war against apart of itself, troubles could be just compounding for Ethiopia afresh. Being bogged down in an aimless...
Captives of Human Folly: Protagonists’ Ego Trips, Tigray’s Tragic Aftermath, Analysts’ Gymnastics and a Curse that Leaves on

Captives of Human Folly: Protagonists’ Ego Trips, Tigray’s Tragic Aftermath, Analysts’ Gymnastics and a...

First thing first: before discussing the contours of the Tigray conflict and the egos, hubris and man’s propensity for primitive scavenging for, acquisition and...
Deni: “ Puntland si adag ayey uga soo hor jeedaa xilka qaadistii sharci darrada aheyd ee Kheyre, Farmaajo wuxuu cadeeyay inuusan diyaar u aheyn doorasho”

Public Outcry Over Puntland FGM and Abortion Projects

The Puntland government led by Said Abdullahi Deni recently passed a bill banning female genital mutilation (FGM), sparking a heated debate in Puntland society...
The Enemy Within: Puntland Claims of Gains Against Alshabaab, More Than Meets the Eye

The Enemy Within: Puntland Claims of Gains Against Alshabaab, More Than Meets the Eye

A dozen times too many and too frequently Puntland state of Somalia pushed and sponsored news reports about its security forces’s operations and victories...

Deislamization of Puntland-Abortion, FGM, what’s next?

Shame on you Abdulqadir Mohamed Muse, Saredo Mohamed Hassan Jayte and Dr. Yusra Mohamed Yasin for willingly breaking the laws of Puntland and Somalia...

Rashid Abdi, stop fooling yourself!

It’s great if you did, as you say, for the “ordinary people of Tigray.” But they say where there is smoke there is fire,...
Kenya cut its nose to spite its face, in flights ban that never was

Kenya cut its nose to spite its face, in flights ban that never was

I recently came across a word that aptly describes what I felt for years about those responsible for Kenya’s foreign policy on Somalia. Clueless! In...
Farmaajo oo caqabad ku ah doorashada Soomaaliya

EDITORIAL: It is time to craft a long-term plan for Somali’s future

Mogadishu is back in the news this week for the potentially transformative move by President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, popularly known as Farmaajo, to break...
How a protracted political battle led to the extension of the Somalia president’s term?

How a protracted political battle led to the extension of the Somalia president’s term?

Somalia’s president, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, has extended his stay in office for two years. His four-year term expired after the country postponed its presidential...
Why Somalia is important for Egypt in Nile dam crisis?

Why Somalia is important for Egypt in Nile dam crisis?

Political relations are rapidly changing in the Middle East and Africa — including Egyptian-Somali relations, which seem to have chilled with the neutral Somali...