HQs: Hargeisa
Coverage: Hargeisa
Website: www.waaheen.com - [Pro-opposition Outlet]

Waaheen is daily newspaper that was founded in 2007. This printing outlet is located in Hargeisa and is published six days a week in Somali. Waaheen Media Group is a pro-opposition daily that is very critical to the government.

Waaheen is owned by Dr. Ahmed Hussein Issa, the former foreign secretary of Kulmiye party and challenger of Silanyo during the last the presidential race. The editor is Mohamud Abdi Jama “Huuto”.

Waaheen has a popular online radio service with links to BBC and VOA Somali service programmes on its website.

Somali Media Mapping report