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Omar Wardere

Omar Wardere is a Somali researcher, reporter and editor. He is a committee member of National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) and member of Foreign Correspondents Association of East Africa.

Dilemma of Two Dangerous Words In Somalia (interview)

Chairman of Somali Independent Media Houses Association connents on Somali government directive for journalists to call alshabaab UGUS or the group that massacres the Somali people.

US Secretary of State, John Kerry’s Lost Opportunity in Mogadishu

Human Rights Watch said US secretary of state John Kerry missed three major issues during his unannounced surprise visit to the Somali capital Mogadishu on 5th May.

Who Can Say Alshabaab!

The Somali government wants media outlets to refer to Alshabaab as UGUS, meaning the Group that Massacres the Somali People, further endangering journalists.

Somali Media Marks Press Freedom Day

Somali media marked world press freedom day on Sunday in Mogadishu, to give recognition for the sacrifices made in the struggle for freedom of the press.

A Missile Kills 30 Somali Refugees In Yemen

More than 30 Somali refugees traveling in a convoy from their refugee camp to the port city of Aden were killed when a missile struck the vehicles they were in.

Somali Radio Journalist And His Wife Killed In Baidoa, Somalia

Sometimes the reports Somali journalists make that put them at risk. Stories on politics, the security situation or other sensitive issues are the most dangerous.

Strange Crimes Revealed on Investigation Discovery

Dr Mike Dow, addiction specialist and expert in the field of relationships, food and behavior explains how unhealthy habits turn to uncontrollable addictions

Nine UN Staff Killed in Somalia Terrorist Attack

Witnesses said more than nine were killed but this has not been confirmed yet. The UN staff were being driven in a 3 minute commute from their guest houses to work.

Somalia Remains Deadliest Place for Journalists

Abdulfatah Kalgaal who is a well-known visual impaired radio journalist in Mogadishu was arrested on Tuesday from his house in Wadajir district.

Kenya Gives UN Three Month Ultimatum to Relocate Somalian Refugees

The UNHCR raised concerns over the rising number of Somalis forced to leave their country.