Sunday, December 05, 2021
Wardheer News

Somali commandos arrive home after training in Turkey

Gorgor commandos to fight al-Shabaab terrorist group Mohammed Dhaysane  MOGADISHU, Somalia, Over 100 Somali Gorgor (Eagle) commandos trained by the Turkish Armed Forces arrived home on Saturday. The Somali National Army’s (SNA) infantry forces commander Mohamed Tahlil Bihi and senior … Continued

Mogadishu Book Fair Resumes after COVID-19 Lockdown Postponement

Mohamed Kahiye MOGADISHU, SOMALIA — Somalia’s annual Mogadishu International Book Fair has resumed following the suspension of the event last year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Restrictions were applied to the invitation-only event this year in order to prevent the … Continued

UN renews anti-piracy ships off Somalia for only 3 months

UNITED NATIONS (AP) – The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Friday to allow international naval forces to continue using all necessary means to fight piracy off the coast of Somalia – but only for the next three months because the … Continued

Ethiopia’s war in uncertain phase after Abiy’s advance

By AFP Ethiopia’s military this week regained control of territory previously claimed by Tigrayan rebels, a potential validation of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s decision to join soldiers to conflict-hit areas. Yet how the government scored its wins and what they … Continued

Ethiopia closes schools to boost civil war effort

Ethiopian authorities have closed all secondary schools so pupils can harvest crops for those on the frontline of the civil war, state-affiliated media says. The closure will last for one week, according to the education minister. More than 2 million … Continued

Declaration of the Congress for Somali Cause (CSC)

Editor’s Note: Below is Press Release by the Congress for Somali Cause (CSC) that not only reflects back on the historical pains of the Somali people under Ethiopia but also provides a vision for their legitimate aspirations. About 70 years … Continued

Somalia vote rocked with claims of rigging

When former Speaker of the Somali Lower House Mohamed Osman Jawari protested “plans to rig me out” last week, he sounded like a sore loser. Delegates are selected by local electoral agencies, the federal electoral organisation and clan elders.  These delegates … Continued