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North Western of Somalia Firmly Opposes Somali President’s Ethiopia Port Access Proposal, Declares Interior Minister

North Western of Somalia's Interior Minister Mohamed Kahin Ahmed pointed out that Mogadishu, the solitary port controlled by Somalia, lies a whopping 1,600 kilometers from Ethiopia. He argued that this makes any agreement impractical. He cited the vast distance and the grip of Al Shabaab, which holds sway over most of the expanse between Mogadishu and Ethiopia, as major hurdles. Plus, the shoddy trade routes further complicate President Mohamud's idea.On Monday, President Mohamud remarked that his administration doesn't shun…

Somali and Djibouti Leaders Forge Path to Peace and Stability in the Horn of Africa

Djibouti (AX) - Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud touched down in Djibouti on Wednesday to huddle with his equivalent, Ismail Omar Guelleh. The duo deliberated on amplifying their robust rapport and enhancing collaboration across assorted spheres, including security and the economy. They resolved to invigorate collective efforts to foster peace and stability in the region, echoing the prevalent political and security landscape.President Mohamud lauded President Guelleh for his pivotal role in upholding tranquility in…

Critics Question Somali President’s Frequent Travels: Weighing Diplomatic Gains Against Local Needs

Somali President's Travels: Diplomacy vs. Domestic Duties MOGADISHU, Somalia — Abdirahman Abdishakur Warsame, an outspoken opposition figure, has thrown shade at President Hassan Sheikh over his jet-setting ways. Warsame pointed to the President's frequent globetrotting, hinting it might be a distraction from pressing homefront issues. Warsame pointed out that, while building international rapport is good, the President's excessive travel could be sending the wrong signal, pulling away precious resources from…

Somali President’s Advisor Criticizes Northeastern State Leader’s Failure to Participate in Constitution Negotiations

Somalia's Constitution Adviser, Hussein Sheikh Mohamud, called out Northeastern State's leader Said Abdullahi Deni for prioritizing his own agenda over negotiations. Speaking on a local TV station in Mogadishu, Mohamud pointed out that Northeastern State lawmakers in the federal parliament supported constitution amendments, contrasting with President Deni's opposition. Mocking Deni for allegedly listing MPs’ names on his hand, Mohamud questioned his knowledge of government affairs and challenged him to show any objections…

Hakainde Hichilema, the president’s everlasting opponent

Zambia has a new president. Hakainde Hichilema, 59, married father of 3 children, must be invested head of state next Tuesday. The nickname HH or Bally, the longtime political opponent, was widely elected on August 12 with almost one million votes in advance and a strong turnout over incumbent President Edgard Lungu according to the election commission.…

uncertainty in the menu for the President’s visit

The Nigerian president is spending his first official trip to the insecure Diffa region. After visiting the soldiers, he will go this Friday, July 2, to the village of Baroua, where the people have abandoned their village for six years due to repeated attacks by Boko Haram. as reported from Niamey, Moussa KakaInstead of the No.…

the appointment of the President’s son is “justified

Strong reaction from the Congolese-Brazzaville authorities to the remarks made by Mrs William Bourdon on our antenna. The founder of the Sherpa Association considered the appointment within the new Congolese government of Denis Christel Sassou-Nguesso, son of President Denis Sassou-Nguesso, to be a kind of "legal protection".…

Combating breaks out in Somalia’s capital after the president’s time period is prolonged

MOGADISHU, Somalia - Heavy clashes broke out in Mogadishu between authorities forces and highly effective troopers against the unlawful extension of outgoing President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo. The battle started after the mutineers who left their bases within the Center Shabelle area flocked to the coastal capital final night time and took management of necessary villages within the north, together with Fagah and Sana. Skirmish unfold to most elements of the capital on Sunday night time with opposition candidates…

Emmanuel Macron and the Presidents of the Sahel

Attendance in Ndjamena for the funeral of President Idriss Déby, French President Emmanuel Macron spoke with the Sahel presidents as well as with the President of the Chadian Transitional Military Council. Joint support was given to the ongoing civil-military transition process in the country, but firmness was also shown regarding the duration of the transition.…

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