Monday, September 20, 2021
Wardheer News

US threatens new sanctions over northern Ethiopia war

US President Joe Biden on Friday signed an executive order allowing for sanctions against the warring parties in northern Ethiopia if they fail to commit to a negotiated settlement. In a statement, Biden called the 10-month-old war in the Tigray … Continued

ONLF withdraw from the delayed 2021 election

ONLF Press Release The Executive committee of ONLF held its ordinary meeting in Jigjiga, Somali state, between September 7-10, and 16, 2021 and pondered on the dire situation that is developing in Horn of Africa, Ethiopia, and the Somali state. … Continued

Somali regional leaders urge end to power struggle amid crisis

Somalia’s regional leaders on Friday called for the president and prime minister to end their damaging feud which has stoked deep concerns about the stability of the Horn of Africa nation. Somalia’s regional leaders on Friday called for the president and prime … Continued

Somalia’s first biogas plant provides jobs for IDPs

Fadumo Nur Mohamed, a widowed mother of seven, has a fulltime job in Mogadishu collecting cow dung for Somalia’s only natural gas and fertilizer factory. Working six days a week, she is among 135 internally displaced people hired at JikoBioGas … Continued

Somalia’s Politicians Play with Fire – Again

After bubbling for weeks, tensions between Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble and President Mohammed Abdullahi Mohamed “Farmajo” have burst into the open, nearly triggering another clash between rival branches of the federal forces, in scenes that echoed confrontations in … Continued

UN encourages new negotiations in dispute over Ethiopian dam

UNITED NATIONS (AP) – The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday encouraged Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to resume negotiations on the contentious issue of water availability from the dam that the Ethiopians are building on the main tributary of the Nile … Continued