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A few months ago, an important development took place in the Somali North, namely the area that spans in the east of Somaliland and in the west of Puntland.
On July 1, at a ceremony that took place in the city of Badhan, representatives from the predominant Warsangali and Darod Somalis met and declared the autonomy of the State of Maakhir. This came atop of many complaints about the disregard of the inhabitants of the area by both the authorities of Hargeysa (Somaliland) and Garowe (Puntland). Read the rest of this entry »
Wasiirka Macdanta iyo Tamarta ee Dowlada Federalka ee Somalia Mudane Eng. Mohamud Ali Kaanje oo ka waramay xaalada wasiiraha cusub ee dowaan soo magcaabay Raysal Wasaare Nuur Xasan Xuseen (Nuur Cade).
Warasi dhinacyo badan taabanaya oo Xildhibaan Caasha Cabdalle kaga hadlayso xaalada golaha wasiirada cusub ee dowlada federalka ah oo maanta lagu dhaariyey magaalada baydhabo ee fadhiga u ah golaha xildhibaana somalia iyo kaalinta maamul goboleedka Maakhir state, Xil caasha oo hada ku sugan magaalada baydhabo. Dhegeyso
The harbour development and the promotion of Laasqoray as trade and navigation center in Northern Somalia has become a major preoccupation of the Maakhiri administration that launched a series of ambitious projects in this regard.
The following text is a fascinating insightful into the Laasqoray sightseeing and the burgeoning activities of the local people who all seem to have been engaged in the reconstruction and rehabilitation work that the Maakhiri leaders evangelized ever since they proclaimed the autonomous state in Sanaag, part of Northern Somalia between Somaliland and Puntland.
A first piece of good news for the new, leap, year 2008 comes from the autonomous state of Maakhir that has been seriously engaged in environmental protection. As deforestation has advanced much in all parts of Somalia, the way to re-forestation passes through the elimination of the charcoal trade.
Before bringing natural catastrophe to Somalia, charcoal trade was a curse for various countries allover the world. Read the rest of this entry »
BADHAN: Wasiirka Amniga Maakhir State, Axmed Xuseen Yuusf (Doonyaale) ayaa nooga waramay xaaladaha Amniga Gobolku uu marayaan iyo jawaab uu ka bixiyay hadalkii uu Riyaale ka jeediyey VOA. DEGEYSO
MOGADISHU, Somalia: Violence in Somalia’s war-ravaged capital has killed 5,960 civilians this year, the country’s oldest human rights group said Sunday.
Sudan Ali Ahmed, chairman of Elman Human Rights, also said 7,980 people were wounded and more than 700,000 displaced from their homes as the country’s government has struggled to contain a bloody Islamic insurgency. Government officials, who have accused Elman of exaggerating death tolls, were not immediately available for comment. Read the rest of this entry »
Magaalada Muqdisho caawa waxa dagaal uu ka dhacay goobo ku dherersan wadada sodonka ee magaalada Muqdisho, halkaasi oo fariisimo ay ku leeyihiin ciidamadda Ethiopia.
Kooxo hubaysan ayaa weeraro gaadmo ah ku qaaday fariimahan ay wadadaas ku lahaayeen ciidamada Ethiopia ee ku yaala xaafadaha Cali Kamiin ilaa laba dhagax, iyadoo weerarku socday ilaa muddo sodon daqiiqo ah. Read the rest of this entry »
The Ethiopians are not popular in Somalia
Ethiopian-backed Somali government forces have launched an offensive against insurgents after simultaneous attacks in the capital, Mogadishu. At least six Ethiopian bases in the city were targeted on Tuesday night by Islamists. Three civilians have died.
Correspondents say rocket-propelled grenades, hand grenades and machine guns were used in the attacks.