Analysis

Somalia: Puntland Forces Seize a boat Carrying Illegal arms

0 Visits: 598 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 01:02:19
BOSASO, (Horn Observer) Puntland Maritime security on Saturday seized a boat carrying illegal fire arms at areas close to Bosaso, Puntland's Bari region, officials said.

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Somalia: Mogadishu Mayor Fires Municipality Finance Chief

0 Visits: 398 | Thursday September 14, 2017 - 20:31:42
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) The Governor and the mayor of Mogadishu Thaabit Abdi Mohamed fired the municipality finance chief Abdikarim Iiman Jimcale over what the mayor described as mismanagement and turning down orders, official document obtained by Horn Observer reads.

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Ethiopia aims to Distort Somalia's Pubic Image on the Handover of the ONLF Rebel Leader, Ethiopian Diplomat hints

0 Visits: 2886 | Sunday September 03, 2017 - 23:15:18
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) Ethiopian Diplomat, Gen. Gabre who is Senior Political Advisor to IGAD took to the social media this week praising the Somali National Intelligence Agency (NISA) while accusing the Somalia President and Prime Minister for aiding terrorists, an act that many analysts…

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Somalia: 12 Year old Somali Boy Accidentally Kills himself in Mogadishu, after Playing with real Handgun

0 Visits: 377 | Sunday August 20, 2017 - 01:31:56
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) A 12 year old boy shot himself to death on Friday with a handgun owned by his father, local media reported citing residents and witnesses

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Somalia: Senator Farole Travels to Kismayo to Drum up Support, After Resigning from Constitutional Review Committee.

0 Visits: 318 | Tuesday August 15, 2017 - 00:15:05
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Senator Abdirahman Mohamed Farole traveled to Kismayo a day after he resigned from the Joint Parliamentary Constitutional Review Committee (CRC), in a bit to boost his support among the senate members who hail from Jubbaland, sources said.

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Somaliland Considers Clerics Fatwa, Retracts Decision to Open the Catholic Church in Hargeisa

0 Visits: 426 | Saturday August 05, 2017 - 09:29:15
HARGEISA (Horn Observer) The Somaliland government has retracted its decision to open the Catholic church in Hargeysa this week, after the clerics here in Somaliland issued Fatwas calling for the closure of the church.

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Somalia: Blast at Maka Mukarama Road Kills 2 in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 327 | Friday August 04, 2017 - 21:59:09
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least two people were confirmed dead and several others wounded, after a suspected suicide car bomber detonated explosives at the Maka Mukarama road in Mogadishu, witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: Violent Protests In Bosaso lead Maritime Security and the Police to Turn Each other, Several Wounded

0 Visits: 544 | Wednesday August 02, 2017 - 22:36:55
BOSASO (Horn Observer) Puntland Maritime security forces clash with the police on Wednesday at the Laanta Hawada village in the port town of Boosaaso, witnesses said, among the wounded is the Port security chief, meanwhile violent protestors continue in the town over the dismissal of the Somali shillings…

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Somalia: Radio Station Interacts with Audience to better serve the Public

0 Visits: 323 | Monday July 24, 2017 - 19:51:16
MOGADISHU - Somalia's Danan-FM- Radio become one of the leading radio stations whose audience use the SMS messaging service provided by Hormuud telecom, Somalia's Danan radio reported

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Somalia Warns Traders against Financing to Al-Shabaab

0 Visits: 412 | Sunday July 23, 2017 - 21:40:34
MOGADISHU, July 23 (Horn Observer) Somalia government on Saturday said it deems serious crime to offer any sort of support or finance to Al-Shabaab whether it is on business, politics, giving shelter, contacting and moral support, officials said in a joint press briefing.

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Somalia: Businesses in Bosaso Oppose Government Tax Over Shabab Pressure

0 Visits: 556 | Saturday July 15, 2017 - 09:28:15
BOSASO, Somalia, July 15 (Horn Observer) A stand off between the Puntland authorities and Businesses in Bosaso enters the second week, after the government introduced tax, Horn Observer reports.

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Aftermath of the Attack, Somali Youth Mobilize to Clean up at Pizza House

0 Visits: 242 | Sunday June 18, 2017 - 21:37:12
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer Online) Somali youth organized themselves to clean up Pizza house restaurant, which was destroyed by the recent Shabab attack, an act widely welcomed by the Somalia Federal government, reports said.

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What kind of Nation do we want to Be, the Challenges of Nation Building in Somalia.

0 Visits: 976 | Saturday March 18, 2017 - 14:53:53
The referendum is all about the kind of nation we want to be, do we want to be a nation that is willing to build on the values we share with our global; that is open to partnership, and that has a contribution to make that is Somalia, its neighborhood and rest of the world? Or do we want to be limited,…

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FAALLO : - Daqarada Ka Muuqda Guryaha,Kuwa Dadka Ku Yaalaa Ka Daran.!!

0 Visits: 491 | Thursday December 08, 2016 - 21:41:41
Dalka Soomaaliya waxa uu ahaa Sanadihii dowladnimada dal Awood ahaan, dhisma ahaan iyo Bulsha ahaanba u soo korayay,marka loo fiiriyo dalalka asaageen ah, dadkuna waxa ay ahaayeen dad dhawaan gumeysi ka xoroobay oo si weyn u xasuusta Halgankii loo soo maray Xoriyadda iyo Gobanimada iyo weliba isku duubnidii…

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Somalia: Contribution Of Public Infrastructure Towards Community Development.

1 Visits: 1084 | Thursday December 08, 2016 - 18:58:21
The issue of providing public infrastructure has been important in the Somalia in order to reconstruct the country in the context of Somalia; it was faced with a massive challenge of infrastructure deficit, which limits country's addition initiatives. Integration influences the rate of development…

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Sunatimes Editor Exposed in a Major Investigation

0 Visits: 4971 | Sunday October 23, 2016 - 14:16:57
Nairobi –KENYA (Horn Observer) The Editor in Chief of the Sunatimes.com, a site popular with launching smear campaign against the Public officials, has been exposed.

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Alternative options: Recommendations for peace-building in Somalia.

1 Visits: 2015 | Wednesday May 04, 2016 - 19:23:41
Hope and optimism accompanied the election in 2016, but the administration today appears to be drifting toward failure once again. Al-Shabaab is far from defeated, social fragmentation within Somalia is on the rise, and political infighting continues unabated. Despite considerable international support…

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Analysis: Is Dahir Alasow linked to Terror groups in Somalia?

0 Visits: 1739 | Saturday April 02, 2016 - 19:12:47
By: Dahir Geeddi: A Somali national, Dahir Alasow, with residence in Breda, Holland, who many believed to have links with the terrorist organizations in the horn of Africa region for a long time proved reality. after he published in his blog on March 25 that Shabab will carry out suicide bombings and…

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Opinion; Nationalism, State Formation and Peacebuilding in Somalia.

0 Visits: 1007 | Wednesday March 30, 2016 - 18:42:38
By: Garad Yusuf Mohamud Nationalism and state formation in Somalia from the perspectives of history and identity politics this article argue that while nationalist movements have at times, when faced with a common enemy, generated temporary cooperation among Somalis, they have been unable to integrate…

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Amisom struggles with resources in Somalia

0 Visits: 558 | Wednesday March 30, 2016 - 16:54:42
KAMPALA – Al-Shabaab militants are on the run from the African Union peacekeeping force in Somalia (AMISOM) in some parts of the country, but these successes are being challenged by funding cuts by the European Union (EU), stretched resources and a shortage of essential military equipment.

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