Somalia is witnessing the revival of political parties, which vanished from the political landscape about fifty years ago when a coup d’état led by General Mohamed Siyad Barre took power in 1969. The coup prompted the demise of the established liberal multiparty system that had animated the scene since the 1940s and set the tone for the first 9 years of post-independence politics. This liberal experiment was considered highly democratic by some, and corrupt and unscrupulous by others. Read more
Soomaaliya waxaa dib uga curanaya nidaamka xisbiyada badan kuwaa oo kamaqnaa saaxadda siyaasadeed ku dhowaad konton sano (50 sano) kadib afganbigii uu Jeneeral Maxamed Siyaad Barre hormuudka ka ahaa oo ay militariga hoggaanka dalka kula wareegeen sanadkii 1969-kii. Afganbigaas wuxuu soo afjaray nimaadkii xisbiyada badanaa oo ka bullaalay gayiga Soomaaliya lagasoo bilaabo 1940-aadkii gundhigna u ahaa siyaasadii sagaalkii sano ee xoriyadda ka danbeysay. Dadka qaar waxa ay u arkaan sagaalkaas sano xiligii dimuqraadiyadda halka kuwa kalana u arkaan xili musuq iyo dhaqan xumo ku habsatay wadanka. Read more
Somalia is due to undertake nationwide parliamentary and presidential elections in late 2020 and early 2021 respectively. Despite the enormous political, security and financial challenges, politicians have already started to prepare. Political parties are expected to compete for seats, and the National Independent Electoral Commission has already registered over 20 political parties. Read more
Soomaaliya waxaa la qorsheynayaa in ay ka dhacdo doorasho qaran oo lagu doorto xildhibaannada iyo madaxweynaha federaalka dhamaadka sanadka 2020 iyo horaanta sanadka 2021. Inkastoo ay jiraan caqabado siyaasadeed, kuwo amni iyo kuwo dhaqaale oo aad u badan, haddana siyaasiyiinta ayaa bilwaabey in ay isku diyaariyaan doorashooyinka. Xisbiyo siyaasadeed ayaa la filayaa in ay u tartamaan kuraasta, Gudiga Madaxa Banaan Ee Doorashooyinka Qarankana waxa uu diwaangaliyay in ka badan 20 xisbi siyaasadeed. Read more
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
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
The Federal Government is planning to print a new currency for Somalia. In early June 2018, the Minister of Finance of the Federal Government of Somalia introduced the design of 5,000 and 10,000 Somali Shillings. A press conference held by the governor of the Central Bank of Somalia in late June 2018 further elucidated the division of the currency. The governor stated that the currency will consist of 1,000, 2,000, 5,000 and 10,000 Somali Shillings. Read more
Dowladda Federaalka Soomaaliya waxa ay qorsheyneysaa in ay lacag cusub daabacdo. Horraantii bishii Juun ee sanadkan 2018, Wasiirka Maaliyadda ee Dowladda Federaalka Soomaaliya ayaa soo bandhigay naqshado 5,000 iyo 10,000 Shillin Soomaali cusub ah. Shir jaraa’id ee uu qabtay guddoomiyaha Bangiga Dhexe ee Soomaaliya dhamaadkii bishii Juun ee 2018 ayaa lagu sii caddeeyay inta ay ka koobnaan doonto lacagta cusub. Guddoomiyaha waxa uu sheegay in lacagta ay ka koobnaan doonto 1,000, 2,000, 5,000 iyo 10,000 Shillin Soomaali. Read more
For the public sector to remain relevant and trusted in the eyes of the citizens, the Somali government and its international partners have to respond to the evolving and often high expectations of the citizens in terms of overall political direction, and more importantly, in service delivery or the way in which services are delivered in the federal context.
Si hay’adaha dowladda u noqdaan kuwo ay shacabku aaminaan kalsoonina ku qabaan, dowladda Soomaaliya iyo taageerayaasheeda caalamka waa in ay ka jawaabaan baahida shacabka ee dhinacyada jiheynta siyaasadda iyo gaarsiinta adeegyada aasaasiga ah.