Somali Public Agenda

Options for political reconciliation in Somalia

Somalia’s federal and regional leaders have been in intense political friction recently. At the peak of these tensions, the regional presidents and their aides – who met in Kismayo in early September 2018 – decided to suspend their relationship with the federal government until their concerns were negotiated and addressed via the mediation of a third party. The regional presidents justified this position by citing a number of political and security concerns with the government in Mogadishu. Read more

Somali Public Agenda

Siyaabaha heshiis siyaasadeed looga dhalin karo Soomaaliya

Madaxda Soomaaliya heer federal iyo heer maamul goboleed waxaa muddooyinkii danbe ka dhex jiray jahwareer siyaasadeed. Xiisadda ayaa gaartay meeshii ugu sarreysay markii ay madaxweynayaasha maamul goboleedyada – oo kulan ku yeeshay magaalada Kismaayo horraantii bisha Sebteembar 2018 – ay go’aansadeen in ay hakiyaan xiriirka wadashaqeyn oo ay la lahaayeen dowladda federaalka ilaa iyo inta cabashooyinkooda laga wada xaajoonayo heshiisna laga gaarayo iyada oo ay gacan saddexaad dhexdhexaadineyso. Madaxda maamul goboleedyada waxa ay sabab uga dhigeen go’aankooda arrimo dhowr ah oo isugu jira kuwo siyaasadeed iyo kuwo amni oo ay kaga cabanayaan dowladda fadhigeedu yahay Muqdisho. Read more