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Djibouti masses protest U.S./French-backed regime


By Abayomi Azikiwe Editor, Pan-African News Wire Published Feb 24, 2011 8:41 PM Anti-government demonstrations have spread to the Horn of Africa nation of Djibouti, where 30,000 people marched on Feb. 18 demanding the resignation of President Ismael Omar Guelleh. Two people were killed when police attacked protesters in this country’s capital, which is also … Continue reading

Djiboutian opposition in Paris demand democracy in their country


NEWS – AFRICA NEWS Paris, France – Djiboutian opposition members on Saturday gathered in front of their embassy in Paris to demand more democracy in Djibouti and the immediate release of all political prisoners. ‘No to presidency for life’, ‘Stop to arbitrary arrests’, ‘Free political prisoners’, ‘Guelleh, dictator’, ‘Ismaël get lost’, read some of the banners … Continue reading

Djibouti’s troubles


Wee but worrisome Foreigners fear for influence and access in a tiny African country WITH only 860,000 souls, Djibouti is a miniature state in a big, bad neighbourhood. Yet the country is vital for the arid region around the Horn of Africa. Its port is a lifeline for its giant neighbour, Ethiopia, which is hemmed in … Continue reading

Djibouti: Abdourahman Boreh Calls for President Guelleh to Leave


The opposition candidate for Djibouti, Abdourahman Boreh, has called for President Guelleh to leave his job in a press release issued through a London communications agency this morning. Using the services of business & brand reputation experts MHP, Abdourahman Boreh to called for justice in the small African nation and announce a fresh round of … Continue reading

Protests against president Guelleh breaking out in Djibouti headquarters of U.S. Africom.


Protests have been going on in Djibouti now for several days. As with Bahrain, Djibouti is key to U.S. military presence in the area. In 2001, the Djiboutian government leased the former French military base Camp Lemonnier to the United States Central Command for operations related to Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA). … Continue reading

Self-declared Somaliland news media downplayed events in Djibouti


The most respected new-media in the self-declared Somaliland has estimated the protestors were just only 300 less than 1/3 of the Piggy’s government under-estimate figure for obvious reason. Self-declared Somaliland is going to lose a lot in the event of Piggy’s departure, even more so the regime itself. The magnitude of the protest caught them … Continue reading

Djibouti opposition slams repression


AFP/Djibouti     Two Djibouti opposition groups yesterday condemned the “violent repression” by security forces of a rally they organised last week to demand regime change. “We condemn the violent repression against Djiboutians who were only expressing themselves at Gouled stadium,” said a statement by the Union for Democratic Change and the Union for Democratic … Continue reading

Opposition leaders arrested in Djibouti after street protests


Reuters/Djibouti Djibouti yesterday detained three leading opposition politicians, its chief prosecutor said, in a move to quash opposition protests triggered by a wave of political unrest sweeping through the Middle East. Earlier, anti-government demonstrators clashed for a second day with riot police who used teargas to disperse the crowds demanding the tiny Horn of Africa … Continue reading

Protests hit Djibouti, Opp leaders held


DJIBOUTI (Reuters) – Djibouti detained three leading opposition politicians on Saturday, its chief prosecutor said, in a move to quash opposition protests triggered by a wave of political unrest sweeping through the Middle East. Earlier, anti-government demonstrators clashed for a second day with riot police who used teargas to disperse the crowds demanding the tiny … Continue reading

We have seen Rambo 1 talking-pictures Produced by RPP and Directed by Piggy


Well we’ve seen the Oscar winner Rambo I movie acted by  A. Hamarayteh , last seen in Mini Hollywood Malkaajabto  few miles west of Ganda-depot the birth place of Piggy. Rambo II actor Rambo II movie produced by Parallel government of Odette de Chihuahua and Directed By Piggy The new actor of Rambo II movie Mohamed  Warsame  Ragueh … Continue reading