Jubbaland, a new federal Somali State, is born against the will of the federalism-phobic sectarian government in Mogadishu. The new State comprises of three of the former eighteen regions of Somalia existing regions before the country slipped into chaos. Jubbaland brings together Upper Jubba, Lower Jubba and Gedo regions.
Qarannimada Soomaaliyeed waxay saaran tahay sariirtii dhimashada. Rajo badan kama qabto inay ka kacayso oo mar uun ay biskoon doonto. Qiil bay u haysaa rajo-xumadeeda. Waxay la-hayste u noqotay xoogag shareed oo afar is-kaabaya ah – qabyaalad indho la’, qawlaysato hamuuman, qorsheyaal shisheeye iyo qax dhaqami ah.
As Al-Shabab ebbs away of Mogadishu, it is a sigh of relief for the Transitional Government (TFG), the AMISOM troops and the war-weary inhabitants of Mogadishu, but this is not the end of Somalia’s problems. Al-Shabab has just been one of many insuperable problems that had been agonizing the unfortunate country and its people.