Sunday, November 29, 2020
Wardheer News

War in Tigray: Beyond the veil of “Law and Order”

“For all his promises of a swift victory, Abiy now faces a protracted civil war that could suck in other ethnic groups — or, to quote from his acceptance speech in Oslo last December, “brothers slaughtering brothers on the battlefield.”  Bobby … Continued

Rape: A Rising Crisis and Reality for the Women in Somalia

By SIDRA Background Somali women are the economic backbone in Somali society and in recent years have assumed more prevailing position as breadwinners of many families. They are the bond that holds families together. They are, however, marginalized and underrepresented … Continued

Manifesto II: Somalia 20/21 Election

Public Statement: Somalia Election 20/21 To: The UN Representative of Somalia, James Swan Cc: International Community and All Diplomatic Friends Somalia is going through a tumultuous stage of transition. After a long period of stalemate between the Federal Government and … Continued

Somali Elections: The HirShabelle Conundrum

By Hassan M. Abukar The Somali federal government, the leaders of the federal member states, and the federal parliament have agreed to hold indirect elections in 2020/2021 instead of following the one-person-one vote principle. The coming elections will resemble the … Continued

Bullying the Muslims

By Abubakar N. Kasim Just think for a second: a person has a mountain of gold in his back yard and he goes out to beg everyday, senseless as this statement is , it is a true picture of Muslims today. … Continued

In Memoriam and a Call to Action

By Warsame A K Galaydh Earlier this week, Dr. Ali Khalif Galaydh passed away in Jijiga, the capital of Somali region in Ethiopia. For many Somalis, he was a methodical statesman, a brilliant orator, and a champion of Somali nationalism. … Continued

Understanding the Importance of Forensic Evidence

By Yasin S. Farah & Abdirashid M. Shire PhD These days, it is a rarity in the developed world that a criminal case is brought to court of law without being accompanied by forensic evidence. Therefore, safeguarding a crime scene … Continued