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Birth of a Homeless President (By:
Dr. Abdishakur Jowhar )
BENAADIR.COM - WAA BAYJKA UGU WACAN (W.Qoray
XAAFADAHA MUQDISHO U TAAG WAAYAY MA CIIDAN QARAN BAY U TAAG
HELI KARAAN? (By:
The Nostalgia of a Former British Colonial Officer
Abdalla A. Hirad )
( Feb 3 2005 ) A
Critique on I. M. Lewis': "Academic View of Somaliland's Recognition"
SHORT & SHARP; SWEET & SOUR
( Feb 3 2005 ) By
News as of
minister rejects Africa "AIDS" troops
( Feb 5 2005 ) MOGADISHU
(Reuters) - African Union troops must not deploy
Ex-Somali Police Vow to Defend Government ( Feb 5 2005 ) MOGADISHU, Somalia - Graying members of Somalia's former
carry a Somali flag,
Women carry a Somali flag, Friday, Feb. 5, 2005, as a
group of Somalian parliament members visit the old parliament
building in Mogadishu, Somalia.
ETHIOPIA: Many still need food aid despite bumper harvest Adis Ababa, Irin - ( Feb 4 2005 ) A bumper harvest is anticipated in Ethiopia in 2005, but many Ethiopians will still need..........
Somali enclave won't cooperate with "warlord" Yusuf ( Feb 4 2005 ) JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The president of Somalia's unrecognised Somaliland
"Somalia looking forward to cordial cooperation with China'', Interview ( Feb 4 2005 ) On February 1, the organs with the Somalia's transitional government
Somalia's govt-in-exile officials visit country since taking office ( Feb 4 2005 ) MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Officials from Somalia's exiled ...
frees 16-year-old jailed for spying
( Feb 3 2005 ) HARGEISA,
Somalia (Reuters) - A 16-year-old girl jailed for ...
CISBITAALKA KAYSANEY OO XUSAY SANADGUURADII 13AAD
(banadir.com) ( Feb 3 2005 ) XAFLAD BALAARAN OO LAGU XUSAAYAY
IGAD leaders agree to deploy peace mission ( Feb 3 2005 ) NAIROBI - The governments of Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan ....
Somalis cheer as lawmakers arrive in Mogadishu ( Feb 2 2005 ) MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A team of Somali lawmakers including a powerful
Madaxweynaha Somaliland Mudane Rayaale oo cafis u fidiyay Samsam Axmed Ducaale ( Feb 2 2005 ) Hargeysa - Wasiirka Cadaalada ee Somaliland Axmed Cali ayaa ...
ILAALADII MUUSE SUUDI OO DHAAWAC KA SOO GAARAY SHIL BAABUUR - BALCAD.COM - WARIYE ASAD N. MAXAME - ( Feb 2 2005 ) WAXAA LA SHEEGAYAA IN GAARI AY LA SOCDEEN ILAALADDA ..
"back to school" plan gets European backing
( Feb 2 2005 ) Nairobi,
Kenya - The European Commission has given a 4.5 million...
MUUSE SUUDI IYO WAFDGII O HOGAAMINAAYAY OO SOO GAARAYA MUQDISHO (balcad.com) ( Feb 2 2005 ) WAFDI LIXAAD LEH OO UU HOGAAMINAAYO WASIIRKA ...
gunmen kill former state security officer
( Feb 1 2005 ) MOGADISHU,
Feb 1 (Reuters) - Gunmen shot
kale oo lagu toogtay Magaaladda Muqdisho
( Feb 1 2005 ) Warar
aan ka helnay Magaaladda Muqdisho ayaa ...
Government denies split over peacekeepers ( Feb 1 2005 ) A member of Somalia's Transitional Federal Government, currently based ....
Regional peacekeeping force to assist Somali government relocation ( Feb 1 2005 ) (AFP) - A regional peacekeeping force, backed ..
EC and UNICEF join hands to support education in Somalia Nairobi, 31 January 2005 - Education prospects for Somali children are to benefit
Mission of mercy: Three Somali doctors will visit their homeland with medicine, supplies and hope ( Jan 31 2005 ) ST. PAUL, Minn. - (KRT) - Three Minnesota Somalis ....
Italy to act on Somalia graves ( Jan 28 2005 ) Italy says it is considering bringing home the human remains
Freed Cuban Recounts His Saga of Imprisonment in Somalia Las Tunas, Jan 28 .- He was barely 20 years old when he was taken prisoner
UN team to visit Somalia on tsunami fact-finding mission NAIROBI, Jan. 27 (Xinhuanet) -- The United Nations independent expert on the ...
DOOD KA TAAGAN HEESHIIS DHEXMARAY DOWLADDA ITOOBIYA IYO MAAMULKA PUNTLAND (balcad.com) ( Jan 27 2005 ) QAAR KA MID MUDANAYAASHA BAARLAMAKAN FEDERALIGA EE ...
Tons of SA aid going to Somali victims ( Jan 27 2005 ) South Africans have not forgotten the suffering Somali ...
Aid agencies pull out of volatile Somali town NAIROBI, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Clan fighting has forced humanitarian
Gunmen want mosque at desecrated cemetery (Mogadishu, Somalia) ( Jan 26 2005 ) Members of a heavily armed Somali gang occupying
MUUSE SUUDI " CID HUBKA IGA QAADI KARTO MAR JIRTO ...." (balcad.com) ( Jan 25 2005 ) SHIR AY KU KULMEEN XUKUUMADDA UU MADAXDA KA ....
Relocation plans going ahead despite killing of police chief in Mogadishu NAIROBI, 25 January (IRIN) - The Interim Somali government, which is based in
Somalia murder,Govt. in crucial meeting ( Jan 25 2005 ) Somalia's exiled government is meeting to discuss the security
WFP says Somalia exagerated tsunami casualties ( Jan 23 2005 ) The World Food Programme (WFP) says it believes that the Somalian
prime minister Saturday condemned the recent desecration
of Italian graves in the capital,
( Jan 23 2005 ) Somalia's
prime minister Saturday condemned the recent
Talking Point: THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY - PART THREE
Toronto Jan 23 - 2005 - TALKING POINT BY M. M. Afrah
© 2004 -(A Short Story in Simplified English for our
younger visitors)-The Webmaster. This episode took
place between 1991 and 1994 during the US and UN debacle
in Somalia and the Author was there...
Mogadishu police chief shot dead (bbc) ( Jan 23 2005 ) Gunmen in Somalia have shot dead the police chief
Somali Leader Condemns Desecration of Italian Graves In Somalia ( Jan 23 2005 ) Somalia's prime minister Saturday condemned the recent desecration of Italian graves in the capital
African Peace Facility to support war-torn Somalia ( Jan 22 2005 ) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - War-devastated Somalia may benefit from the
generation may be doomed to live in 'global Somalia'
( Jan 21 2005 ) An
environmental collapse that would transform the world into
Italy outrage at destroyed graves ( Jan 21 2005 ) The Italian government has condemned the destruction of
West must engage Somalia to avert terrorism: ICG ( Jan 20 2005 ) NAIROBI: Somalia’s role as a launchpad for militant violence
Government relocation to last two to three months NAIROBI, 19 January - The new transitional federal government ...
COMMENTARY: SENDING ETHNIC MINORITIES TO THEIR DEATH IN SOMALIA (By M.M. Afrah©) ( Jan 19 2005 ) “Refugee” defines as any person who is unable or unwilling to return to his/her home country because
'Soft landing' for Somalia's interim govt ( Jan 18 2005 ) Officials in Somalia's capital on Tuesday urged the country's interim government ...
Somali fighting kills 33, residents say ( Jan 18 2005 ) MOGADISHU, (Reuters) Thirty-three people were killed in clashes between
Somali leaders demand security to relocate (The Standard) ( Jan 17 2005 ) The Somalia government will not relocate from Nairobi unless
of Somalis are facing ouster (Star
( Jan 15 2005 ) The
Minnesota office of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Talking Point: THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY - PART TWO
Toronto Jan 17- 2005 - TALKING POINT BY M. M. Afrah
© 2004 -(A Short Story in Simplified English for our
younger visitors)-The Webmaster. This episode took
place between 1991 and 1994 during the US and UN debacle
in Somalia and the Author was there to observe ...
Somali government preparing to resume authority Nairobi, Jan. 14 (CWNews.com) - The Somali parliament ....
Three Somalis killed in grenade blast ( Jan 14 2005 ) AP - A Somali apparently angered by a dispute over British
Somali cabinet wins crucial vote ( Jan 13 2005 ) MPs voted by 168 to 79 to approve Prime Minister Ali Mohammed Ghedi's team
Somali Parliament to Debate Five-Year Agenda (voa) ( Jan 12 2005 ) A Somali presidential spokesman says the country’s Nairobi
Judge stays deportation of Somali man ( Jan 12 2005 ) TORONTO — A Somali man in Canada for 15 years won
Somalia fears lack of attention
( Jan 11 2005 ) THEY
ARE chilling lines spoken by actor Don Cheadle in the new movie
U.S. Reps. Gregory W. Meeks and Donald M. Payne Joint Statement: Let's Not Forget Somalia ( Jan 11 2005 ) WASHINGTON - U.S. Newswire -- U.S. Reps. Gregory Meeks and Donald Payne, members ....
Deporting Somali man after 15 years puts him and family at risk, lawyer says ( Jan 10 2005 ) TORONTO (CP) - Forcing a Somali man to leave his wife and four children in Canada
Interim government to relocate from Nairobi ( Jan 10 2005 ) The interim Somali government is to start relocating from the Kenyan
Somali activist convicted of lying in an attempt to stay in US ( Jan 9 2005 ) MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A Somali political activist from Minnesota
Protest Peacekeeper Deployment
( Jan 8 2005 ) MOGADISHU,
Somalia - Thousands of Somalis on Friday marched
WASIIRO CUSUB OO LAGU DHAWAAQAY
( Jan 8 2005 ) Gole
Wasiiro cusub oo ka kooban 91 ayaa Raiisul Wasaaraha Somaliya
Prof. Cali Maxamed Geedi kagga dhawaaqat maanta Magaaladda
Nairobi. iyadoo Maantana la magacabay 42 Wasiir,42 Wasiir
kuxigeen iyo 5 Wasiire Dowle ...
New exiled cabinet for Somalia (bbc) ( Jan 8 2005 ) Somali Prime Minister Ali Mohammed Ghedi
Somalia: Reality Check! by Muhiadin M Ahmed “Abaas” ( Jan 7 2005 ) How long does a Somalia have to wait a functional government?
Somalia's P.M. should exercise his constitutional executive
powers or lose respect
( Jan 7 2005 ) Article
48 of the new transitional federal constitution of Somalia stipulates
cabinet to be named Friday: spokesman
Jan.7 (Xinhuanet) -- Somali Prime Minister Ali Mohammed Ghedi
Talking Point: THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY
Toronto Jan 05- 2005 - TALKING POINT BY M. M. Afrah ©
2004 -(A Short Story in Simplified English for our younger
visitors)-The Webmaster. This episode took place between
1991 and 1994 during the US and UN debacle in Somalia
and the Author was there to observe ...
Remote Somali village reels from latest hardship (voa) ( Jan 7 2005 ) FOAR, Somalia — When the wave first swept through Foar, a village of 1,000 on Somalia's Indian Ocean
African union to provide troops for Somalia ( Jan 6 2005 ) ADDIS ABABA: The African Union agreed in principle
Somali community appeals for aid to Africa ( Jan 5 2005 ) OTTAWA – Ottawa's Somali community wants Canada and the world
UN appeals for $13 mn aid for Somalia tsunami survivors (Associated Press) ( Jan 5 2005 ) The United Nations is appealing for US$13.1 million (euro9.8 million) to provide urgent relief to
government urged to go home
Jan. 04 (CWNews.com) - Kenya's President Mwai Kabaki is voicing
to be named, new gov't to plan relocation
4 Jan 2005 (IRIN) - Somalia’s new leaders are to reconstitute
trial begins for Minnesota Somali advocate
( Jan 4 2005 ) One
of Minnesota's sharpest critics of the deportation process
fighting leaves nine dead in Somalia
( Jan 3 2005 ) Mogadishu
- At least nine people were killed and 15 others wounded
Somalia appeals for post-tsunami help ( Jan 3 2005 ) NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Somalia appealed Monday for international aid to victims
Somalis not ready to leave Kenya (bbc) ( Jan 3 2005 ) Somali leaders say they are not ready to end their exile in Kenya because it is not
Somali raiders kill eight Kenyan villagers (East Africa) ( Jan 3 2005 ) Nairobi - Armed men crossed the border from Somalia and
Somalia Seeks Aid for 50,000 Victims ( Jan 3 2005 ) NAIROBI, Kenya - Somalia appealed Monday for international aid to victims of the
PROF. GEEDI OO KA BAAQDAY BOOQASHADII UU KU TAGI LAHAA PUNTLAND (balcad.com) ( Jan 1 2005 ) WARAR LAGU KALSOON YAHAY O AAN KA HELNAY MAGAALADDA NAIROBI
Kenya celebrates Sudan deals, urges Somali leaders to return home ( Jan 1 2005 ) NAIROBI (AFP) -- Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki used his New Year
A letter to the Prime Minister, Mr. Gedi (banadir.com) ( Dec 31 2004 ) By Abdirahman D. Beileh
Relief reaches Somali Tsunami victims ( Dec 31 2004 ) The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) on Thursday
ITALIAN-SOMALI FORUM CALLS FOR AID TO SOMALIA (AGI) - Rome, Dec. 30 - Angelo Masetti, spokesperson of the ...
Schroeder Seeks Debt Relief for Somalia, Indonesia (Update5) ( Dec 30 2004 ) (Bloomberg) -- German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder said the Paris Club of 19 creditor nation
30 000 Somalis in need of Aid ( Dec 30 2004 ) About 30 000 to 50 000 people in Somalia are ...
President of Somalia concludes visit to Sudan KHARTOUM, Dec 30, 2004 (SUNA) -- The President of Somalia, Abdalla Yousif, has concluded
Saleh calls Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia to join Sana'a Forum KHARTOUM, Dec 27, 2004 (Saba)- President Saleh confirmed that Sana'a
Waves kill 38 Somalis, UN fears toll may rise MOGADISHU, Dec 27 (Reuters) - At least 38 people, including three children
Somali premier denies Ethiopian interference MOGADISHU, Dec 26, 2004 (Radio HornAfrik) -- Somali Prime Minister Ali Mohamed Gedi has vehemently
Somali prime minister approved after sacking (Nairobi, Kenya) ( Dec 23 2004 ) The Somali Parliament on Thursday overwhelmingly approved
Somalis mad as hell at Ethiopia
By Abdi Dirshe
( Dec 23 2004 ) Toronto
- Allegations of threat and intimidation of Ethiopian
government of national unity, transitional leaders urged
( Dec 23 2004 ) NAIROBI,
An international think-tank has warned that
Amnesty demands retrial of girl convicted of spying
( Dec 21 2004 ) Amnesty
International (AI) has demanded that authorities in
Focus on Somali refugees
21 December (IRIN) - "I tried to get on deck and I was beaten.
New Somali Government Falls Short on Gender Equity
Dec 17 (IPS) - For women in Southern Africa, it’s 30 percent.
POLITICS: New Somali Government Falls Short on Gender Equity NAIROBI, Dec 17 (IPS) - For women in Southern Africa, it’s 30 percent.
ship docks at Somalia port
( Dec 17 2004 ) A
cargo ship has docked at the main port in the Somali capital,
Mogadishu, for the first
donates office equipment to Somalia
( Dec 17 2004 )Guo Chongli (L), Chinese ambassador to
Kenya, shakes hands with Somali President Abdullahi Yusuf
Ahmed during a donation ceremony in Nairobi, capital of
leader attempts talks with parliament
( Dec 15 2004 ) Nairobi
- Somali President Abdulahi Yusuf Ahmed has asked his prime
president reappoints Gedi as prime minister
Dec. 13 (Xinhuanet) -- Somali President Abdullahi Yusuf on Monday
Commentry: Hawiya should say no to disarmament ( By A. Dirshe ) ( Dec 13 2004 ) The right political environment must be created first
to save Somali peace process
( Dec 13 2004 ) Somalia's
new president may placate the MPs who sacked his prime minister
Talking Point: THE DRUG KHAT CAUSES MAJOR THREAT TO
Dec 08- 2004 - TALKING POINT BY M. M. Afrah © 2004
-For decades I have been agonizing the unprecedented
profusion of the narcotic drug Qaad or Khat. It also
carries a series of other names such as kat, miraa,
kangetti as well as its Latin name Katha Edulis.
president accepts parliament's decision to nullify cabinet
Dec. 12 (Xinhuanet) -- Somali President Abdullahi Yusuf
Cabinet Meets Over Vote to Oust PM
( Dec 12 2004 ) Somalia's
newly appointed cabinet held an emergency session in Kenya's
PROF. GEEDI : " BARLAMANKA WAX AAN HOR GEEYAY MA JIRTO ... " (banadir.com) ( Dec 11 2004 ) RAIISAL WASAARAHA DOWLADDA KU MEEL GAARKA AH PROF. CALI MAXAMED GEEDI OO
Somali parliament votes no confidence ( Dec 12 2004 ) NAIROBI, Kenya (CNN) -- Somalia's transitional parliament passed a no-confidence
DOLWADII PROF. CALI MAXAMED GEEDI OO CODKA KALSOONIDDA LOO DIIDAY (BALCAD.COM) ( Dec 11 2004 ) DOLWADII PROF. CALI MAXAMED GEEDI OO CODKA ....
Somalis Killed in Fresh Factional Fighting
( Dec 10 2004 ) MOGADISHU
(Reuters) - Militiamen involved in a new round of factional
refugees could return home in 2005 - UNHCR
( Dec 10 2004 ) ADDIS
ABABA, 10 Dec 2004 - Somali refugees who have lived in Ethiopia
Post helps launch paper for the Somali community (Bristol ) ( Dec 10 2004 ) A free monthly newspaper for the Somali community ...
Interview with Jan Egeland, UN USG for Humanitarian Affairs
9 Dec 2004 (IRIN) - The UN under-secretary-general
Warsaxaafadeed oo ay soo saareen 35 xildhibaano oo ka tirsan Digil iyo Mirifle (Nairobi) ( Dec 9 2004 ) Anagoo ah xildhibaanada Baarlamaanka Federaalka Soomaaliyeed ee
Somali organization in Owatonna shuts its doors ( Dec 9 2004 ) OWATONNA, Minn. - A Somalian center in town has closed its doors
quit Somali government
( Dec 9 2004 ) A
Somali minister and four deputies have resigned from the
US Renews Travel Advisory Warning on Burundi and Somalia ( Dec 9 2004 ) The US State Department renewed its existing travel advisory ...
Rule of law or rule of war? (BBC News, Mogadishu ) (By Joseph Winter ) ( Dec 8 2004 ) Somalia is ruled by the gun," I was told by Bashir, a militiaman.
SOMALIA: Somali political leaders urged to support peace HARGEYSA, 8 December (IRIN) - The UN under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs
Key warlords join Somali cabinet (bbc) ( Dec 7 2004 ) Powerful Somali warlord Hussein Mohammed Aideed has been named
UN needs 'triple the money' ( Dec 7 2004 ) The United Nations needs triple the money it has if it is to work effectively in Somalia
PROF. CALI M. GEEDI OO DHAMAYSTIRAY GOLOHII WASIIRADDA (banadir.com) ( Dec 6 2004 ) Kulan ay ka soo qayb galeen Col. Cabdulaahi Yuusuf Axmed, Prof. Cali Maxamed Gedi iyo wakiilo
About 100 die in spreading Somali clashes-residents MOGADISHU, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Factional fighting in central Somalia killed an estimated
Humanitarian situation in Somalia a forgotten crisis: top UN official NAIROBI, Dec. 6 (Xinhuanet) -- The humanitarian situation in war-torn Somalia has become
A glimmer of hope for Somalia's battered people ( Dec 6 2004 ) NAIROBI A small miracle is in the making in Somalia. Amid the preoccupation with
Can Somalia ever be normal? ( BBC News, Mogadishu) ( Dec 5 2004 ) After 13 years of clan warfare and lawlessness, Somalia once more has a government
Tropical cyclone heading for Somalia: UNDP ( Dec 5 2004 ) NAIROBI (AFP) - A tropical cyclone is racing towards the shores of ....
M. QANYARE OO OLOLE UGU JIRA SIDII GOLAHA BAARLAMAANKA UU CODKA KALSOONIDA UGU DIIDI LAHAA ... (BALCAD.COM) ( Dec 5 2004 ) IYADOO UU RA’IISAL WASAARAHA DOWLADDA KU MEEL GAAR ...
COMMENTRY: GHEDDI ABANDONS THE CHARADE OF UNITED SOMALIA ( By Gulaid Ismail ) ( Dec 5 2004 ) There has been a palpable relief in Hargeisa, the capital of the self-declared republic of
AU hails Somalia's new government ( Dec 5 2004 ) The African Union has welcomed the establishment of Somalia's transitional
Commentry: Political ineptitude or tribal arrogance? President Abdullahi Yussuf failed to pass .... By A. Dirshe - Canada ( Dec 4 2004 ) After almost a month of anticipation, eagerly waiting for the formation ...
CLAN FIGHT IN CENTRAL SOMALIA CONTINUES - REPORTS (banadir.com) ( Dec 4 2004 ) Militiamen firing anti-tank weapons and heavy machineguns fought for ..
EU executive to fund Somalia reconstruction talks NAIROBI, Dec 3 (Reuters) - The European Commission will spend 1.5 million euros
CASHO SHARAF LAGU SOO DHOWEEYAY XAAJI MUUSE SUUDI YALAXOW ! Dubai,UAE - By Banadir.com - ( Dec 3 2004 ) Xaflad casho sharaf ah oo heer sare loo soo agaasimay, laguna soo dhoweynayay Wasiirka cusub ee....
Somali Government Prepares Move to Mogadishu (VOA) ( Dec 3 2004 ) Now that Somalia's newly appointed prime minister has selected
PROF. ISMAIL MAXAMUD "BUUBAA" IYO AADAN SARANSOOR OO XUKUUMADDA CUSUB KU TILMAAAMAAY ... (banadir.com) ( Dec 3 2004 ) WASIIRKA WASAARADDA ISKAASHIGA GOBOLADDA EE DOWLADDA CUSUB EE FEDERALKA SOMALIYA
28 killed in central Somalia ( Dec 2 2004 ) Mogadishu - At least 28 people were killed and 74 wounded on Thursday during heavy
Somalia Cabinet ministers sworn in (Nairobi) (The Standard) ( Dec 2 2004 ) The transitional federal government of Somalia is now complete after the swearing in of
Somali President Talks to VOA (voa) ( Dec 1 2004 ) After years of civil war, Somali warlords and clan leaders have reconciled their differences ..
Somali cabinet named in exile
( Dec 1 2004 ) Somalia's
prime minister has named most of the new cabinet tasked with
WASIIRKA KOWAAD OO MAGACAABAY GOLIHII WASIIRADDA EE JAMHUURIYADDA F. EE SOMALIYA (banadir.com ( Dec 1 2004 ) WASIIRKA KOWAAD OO MAGACAABAY GOLIHII WASIIRADDA EE JAMHUURIYADDA F. EE SOMALIYA
Somalia's angels of mercy (bbc) ( Dec 1 2004 ) An armed security guard sits at the entrance to the Hayat Hospital ...
Talking Point: ORIGIN OF THE SOMALIA CRISIS
Nov 30 - 2004 - TALKING POINT BY M. M. Afrah © 2004
-Mr. William Chapman
and his fellow African-Americans living in Toledo,
Ohio, sees themselves as Somalia buff (Somalia enthusiasts)
but say they do not get accurate information from
the American media giants, especially about ....
Talking Point: OPEN LETTER TO COLONEL ABDULLAHI YUSUF
Nov 05 - 2004 - TALKING POINT BY M. M. Afrah © 2004 -Although
we are in the same age group, give or take (I am seventy),
but we were merely nodding friends in the good old days.
However, people who knew you intimately now tell me that
you had passed the test in Puntland, and that you have
an inner strength possessed by few people..