Dhammaadkii bishii Maarso 2023, Golaha Wasiirada ee Xukuumada Federaalka Soomaaliya ayaa soo saaray amarro dhowr ah, oo ay kamid ahayd dib-u-diiwaangelinta dhammaan bajaajta islamarkaana loo qeybiyo labo qeybood oo ku kallareysan jaalle iyo buluug oo kala leh sumadaha A iyo B. Amarka xukuumadda ayaa sidoo kale lagu hakiyay dhammaan mootooyinka – oo ay ku jiraan bajaajta iyo sidoo kale mootooyinka labada lug leh – in lagasoo dejiyo dekadaha dalka guud ahaan gaar ahaan dekadda Muqdisho.
At the end of March 2023, the Council of Ministers of the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) issued a series of directives, which included a directive on re-registration of all tuk-tuks (three-wheeled passenger motorcycles, also known as bajaj) and dividing them into two-color groups – yellow and blue – with the labels A and B respectively. The directive also suspended the importation of all motorcycles – including bajaj as well as two-wheeled motorbikes – from the ports throughout the country and particularly Mogadishu.
In this commentary, I contend that Somalia’s public sector continues to be crippled by a lack of creative ideas and initiatives that are needed to undertake much-needed reforms and address the country’s many policy challenges.
Marginalization and Social Cohesion among Minoritized Clan Groups and Dominant Groups, Aid Actors, and Local Authorities in Mogadishu
This commentary examines the issue of clan-based marginalization experienced among internally displaced people (IDPs) from minority and marginalized groups in Mogadishu. These clan groups mainly hail from the Bay, Middle, and Lower Shabelle regions of Somalia and settle on territory dominated by a different clan that most of the time perceives them as outsiders and not residents with rights. Stronger inter-clan group relations need to be forged to support sustainable integration of these minority and marginalized clan groups – especially those that choose to call Mogadishu home.
Inta badan ka qeybgalayaasha oo ahaa dhallinyaro, waxa ay horay dhibaatooyin kala kulmeen helaanka adeegyadan aasaasiga ah ee dowladda. Waxa ay dadka kale la wadaageen dhacdooyinkii xanuunka badnaa ee ay kala kulmeen xafiisyada dowladda ee bixiya adeegyadan, dhibaatooyinka jira ee u muuqday waxa ayna soo jeediyeen xalal macquul noqon kara si arrintan wax looga qabto.
The vast majority of the participants, who were youth, had experienced difficulties accessing these basic government services. They shared the harsh experiences they had with the government offices that provide these services, what they thought the problems were and suggested some possible solutions.
Waxyaalaha sababay caqabadaha isu-socodka magaalada Muqdisho waxaa kamid ah amni darro iyo qaraxyo kusoo noqnoqda magaalada, iyo sidoo kale kaabayaasha gaadiidka oo liidata.
Several factors contribute to the challenges of human and traffic mobility in Mogadishu. These include, inter alia, a lack of services and entertainment centers in the peripheral districts; a lack of traffic rules and regulations, and youth unemployment.
Arrimo badan ayaa sababa qiimaha sarreeya ee kirada guryaha Muqdisho. Arrimahaas waxaa kamid ah amni-xumo ka jirta xaadafaha qaar ee magaalada, halka xaafado kalena ay haystaan xoogaa amni ah, tirada dadka oo sii kordhaysa iyo magaaleynta Muqdisho oo si xowli ah ku socota.
Many factors cause the high rent rates in Mogadishu. These include insecurity in some parts of the city, relative security in other parts, and the increasing population and rapid urbanization of Mogadishu.