Wednesday, September 26, 2018

KENYA: THE GARISSA MASSACRE, AL-SHABAAB AND U.S. IMPERIALISM

Growing regional destabilisation On 2 April, the Somali based al-Qaeda affiliate, al-Shabaab, carried out a horrific massacre of 148 university students in Garissa, Kenya. The...

Awdal Region is a Bastion of Peace and Development in the Country

The people of Awdal region of Somaliland has since 1991 carefully built up a reputation within Somaliland as the home of peace, education, and...

Mediterranean Sea and Frontex: a deadly war against the weakest

In the aftermath of the Lampedusa tragedy of October 2013, more than 360 lifeless bodies were rescued from the waves in what was then...

Is Kenya at war with al-Shabab?

In Kenya, talk of war masks a multitude of sins on the part of the government and security agents. Kenya is at war. This mantra...

Somali Shopkeeper “why Mandela spent 27 years in prison for?”

Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa against black African Migrants. A group of migrants, including a child, are rounded up and burned alive. Malawi says it...

Dahabshiil shopping mall: hub which is whole pile of shops in one place

Dahabshiil shopping mall hub which is whole pile of shops in one place that we can obtain all our requirements under one roof has been...

EU to respect Somaliland sovereignty, rule of law

The Republic of Somaliland is independent, democratic and a religiously Moslem nation and a state that recognizes and acts in conformity with the Charter...

Somalia: The Blurred Line Between Politics of Subjectivity and Women Rights

“Legitimacy is not an assumed right” President Baraka Obama. Since the collapse of the central government in 1991, Somalia has suffered from civil-war, widespread famine,...

A new route to peace: Our enemy’s enemy must be our friend if terror...

The ghost of Osama bin Laden will have been chuckling this month as he watches the movements he inspired conquer swathes of the Middle...

Can Djibouti handle the proxy war in Yemen?

American staff  killed in Yemen as US government and navy in Djibouti advises others to leave. Yemen says Saudi airstrikes hit school, injuring students...

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Monday and Tuesday marked new maturity for  Somaliland politics as they marked the arrival of, respectively, a populous Somaliland clan who lived in the Qardho...
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The latest victim to senseless, wanton killings, some of which are neither politically motivated nor of Al Shabaab nature, was an employee of the...