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Mogadishu’s Lido beach: Sun, surf and… grenades?

Mogadishu’s Lido beach: Sun, surf and… grenades?

Abdullah Mohammed Hassan climbed down from his perch, and strolled purposefully into the sea to rescue yet another bather who appeared to be struggling against big waves and a rocky, barbed-wire-infested shoreline at Lido beach, on the northern edge of the Somali capital, Mogadishu. BBC | Andrew Harding | Africa correspondent | 22 May 2015 […]

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War-torn Somalia opens 2nd bank in capital

MOGADISHU, May 21 (Xinhua) — Locally-owned Premier Bank launched banking services on Thursday in Somali capital Mogadishu, becoming the second operating commercial bank in the war-torn Horn of African country. In the past two decades, insecurity in Somalia of civil war shattered economic institutions and public service sectors. However, the gradual improvement of security ushers […]

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Somalia: Meeting maternal and child health needs in a complex operating environment

IFCR | 18 May 2015 | By Aradhna Duggal, IFRC Health Communications “About two months ago a teenage girl committed suicide. She was pregnant. Pregnancy before marriage is not acceptable in this society. Even if the girl was to go to a clinic, she would have been turned away. She simply would not have been able […]

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D.F. waxey aad uga xuntahay in Puntland ay SNTV ka joojiyaan howlaheeda

Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliya  Wasaaradda Warfaafinta, dhaqanka iyo Dalxiiska Mogadishu, 19 May 2015 – Mudane Cabdirisaaq Cali Yusuf (Bahlawi), Agaasimaha Guud ee Wasaaradda Warfaafinta, Dhaqanka & Dalxiiska ee Dowladda Federaalka ee Soomaaliya ayaa ka hadlay go’aankii Puntland ay ku joojiyeen in SNTV ay ka howlgasho deegaanada Puntland. Agaasimaha Guud ayaa yiri “Dowladda Federaalka waxay aad uga xuntahay […]

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Where there is oil and gas there is Schlumberger

It’s ubiquitous in fossil fuel operations across the world, has more staff than Google, turns over more than Goldman Sachs, and is worth more than McDonald’s – yet you won’t have heard of it. Meet the oil world’s most secretive operator James Ball and Harry Davies | Monday 18 May 2015 | In the dying hours […]

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WAR-MURTIYEED 15 Maajo 2015, Muqdisho – Somaaliya – Madasha Midnimada iyo Dimoqaraadiyada (MMD) waxey guud ahaan soo dhaweyneysaa magacaabidda guddiyada madaxa-banaan sida Golaha Adeega Garsoorka, Guddiga Xuduudaha iyo Federaalka iyo Gudiga Qaranka ee Madaxa-banaan ee Doorashooyinka. Guddiyadaas sida waafaqsan Dastuurka KMG waxaa iney ka madax banaanyihiin xukuumada iyo xakameyn siyaasadeed, waana iney karti iyo hufnaan […]

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PRESS RELEASE (For Immediate Release) 15 May 2015, Mogadishu, Somalia – The Forum for Unity and Democracy (FUD), in principle, welcomes the formation of the Judicial Service Commission, Independent National Electoral Commission and Boundary and Federation Commission. These commissions, according to the Provisional Constitution must be independent of government or political control and must be […]

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The Road to Independence SYL

May 15, 2015 | by Muxsiin Nadiif | No wonder each generation knows less of its origin and history than the preceding one. Yet as many Authors and writers say knowing the past is part of your future; “If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday” Pearl Buck. “If you don’t know […]

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Refugee Elders Escape Somali Strife–Now Struggle to Survive U.S. Bureaucracy

News-Sentinel/New America Media  | May 14, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.–Since arriving in the United States in 2004, Sugow Said, a Somalian refugee, has desired to become a U.S. citizen. But the Saids, who fled Somalia’s murderous militias and famine in 1994, endured a decade in Kenyan refugee camps, and finally were resettled by the U.S. State […]

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Madaxweynaha oo Munaasabadda 15 May awgeed socod ku marey waddooyinka magaalada Muqdisho

Muqdisho, 15 May 2015: Madaxweynaha Jamhuriyadda Federaalka Soomaaliya, Mudane Xasan Sheekh Maxamuud ayaa hambalyo u direy shacabka Soomaaliyeed meel kasta oo ay joogaan, sannadguuradii 72-aad ee ka soo wareegtay munaasabadda 15-ka May oo ah markii la aasaasey dhaqdhaqaaqii xornimadoonka ee ay horkacayeen dhalinyaro Soomaali ah. Munaasabaddaasi awgeed ayaa Madaxweynaha oo ay wehliyaan kumanaan qof waxaa […]

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