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Hassan Ali Gesey

Hassan Ali Gesey

Hassan Ali Gesey is an experienced correspondent in Mogadishu, Somalia.

SYAO Organizes Peace Tournament in Hagardher Camp

Mohamed Ibrahim Ali, the chairman of SYAO, who organized the open tournament said on the phone that this sports campaign is important for all young Somalis. He promised that SYAO will continue to boost the awareness of youths in the refugee camps.

Journalist Detained Overnight Was Released On Bail In Central Somalia

Bulhan's arrest comes days after the radio he was working for was banned by the Ahlu Sunna Administration. It is believed that his arrest is associated with the ban.

NUSOJ Replaces Corrupt Leaders in Somalia

The former Secretary General of the union, Omar Faruk Osman has been accused of extreme fraud, obtaining money from the International Federation of Journalists' (IFJ) Safety Fund and other donors belonging to wounded or killed journalists on 2009 S

Al Shabab Extremists Attack Somali Govermnet Forces in Mogadishu

Al Shabab extremists attacked Somali government forces during the night between Wednesday and Thursday in the Somali capital Mogadishu. The militia used a hand grenade in their attack.

170 Somali Refugees Released From Kenyan Prisons

Shabelle, a local radio station in Mogadishu, reported that the Somali ambassador in Kenya made extraordinary efforts in order to achieve the release of the many Somali prisoners in Mombasa.

Somali Parliament to Extend Mandate for Another Three Years

The meeting was chaired by Sharif Hassan, the speaker of parliament. More than 435 lawmakers attended the vote and 421 voted in favour of the extension of the mandate.

Somali Businessman Shot in Nairobi

Kenyan bandits frequently kill and rob Somali people in Eastlight village in Nairobi.

Somaliland Editor Sentenced to Three Years in Prison

Mohamud Abdi Jama, the editor of the private daily Waheen, guilty on charges of defamation and 'spreading false news,' local journalists told CPJ. The judge who issued the ruling on Saturday also fined Jama six million shillings (US$900).

New Political Alliance Aims to Oust Current Somali President

Ali Gedi has put a lot of effort in a campaign against the current Somali President. He has already been working with Somali MP's located in Nairobi, Kenya, to make them support the Gedi's rise to power.

Osama Bin Laden Threatens to Kill French Hostages in Somalia

In the message Bin Laden said that if France does not withdraw its troops from Afghanistan, the French hostages held by Al Qaeda will be killed.

Al Shabaab Kills Two Somali Women for Their Patriotism

Reports say that the two women were killed on Monday after they refused to hand over the national Somali flag to Al Shabaab members. All of this took place in Shalambod district in the lower Shabelle region of Somalia.

Somali Women and Youth Launch An Angry Protest Against Al Shabaab

Mohiyadin Hassan Afrah, chairman of the Banadiir region elders committee, addressed the protesters and denounced Al Shabaab leaders who are not behaving in the best interest of civilians by refusing humanitarian aid.

Al Shabaab Bomb Makers Die in Explosion

The explosion took place on Saturday afternoon according to Radio Mogadishu, the government controlled radio station. The five members of Al Shabaab are said to be the very same specialists that always prepare explosives for the bomb attacks agains

Somaliland-U.S. Joint Operation Apprehend Al Shabaab Members

The Al Shabaab members were apprehended in a joint operation involving the authority of the breakaway state of Somaliland and the United States of America according to intelligence sources. The operation took place early on Saturday morning.

Somali Military Executes Three Soldiers

A Somali military court under the Transitional Federal Government has conducted the execution of three soldiers on Saturday after they had been found guilty of murder charges.

Zimbabwean Killed in Mudug Region By Unknown Militia

Unknown militia gunmen have shot and killed a Zimbabwean citizen who was working with a foreign company in the Mudug region of central Somalia.

SYAO Celebrates Return of The Somali Embassy in Kenya

The Somali Youth Advocacy Organization, SYAO, organized a soccer tournament to celebrate the return of the Somali embassy in Kenya on December 7th last year.

Extremist Group Attacks Old Port of Mogadishu

A heavy fight broke out in the old port in North Mogadishu on Saturday. Al Shabaab militia attacked AMISOM troops in the Somali capital.

Somali Journalist Imprisoned By Al-Shabaab Extremists

Mohamed Ali Mohamud, nicknamed 'Madka' has been in jail for two months now after Al Shabab militia forces raided his house in the Karan district of north Mogadishu.

Somali Youth Concert Kept Nairobi Awake

The musical concert which was showcased by the popular musician named Salad Darbi in Nairobi on Saturday night to usher in the New Year was one that many fans of music from all walks of life attended with gender parity.