Have you noticed lately that Mr. Daher Ahmed Farah, alias DAF, self-exiled and sectarian Politician has been exposed to what he really stands for: helping to destabilize the
We have not heard him publicly condemn Eritrea’s aggression of
The Djiboutian people remember when he used to just criticize President Ismail O. Guelleh, army General Zakaria and the Interior Minister, Yacin E. Bouh, based on their clan affiliation, not on their policies.He never criticised the Minister of environment, Mr. Johar and Former Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Hassan Farah. He praised the illegal action taken by the former head of the Djiboutian Police(then), the late General Yacin Yabe (Allah bless his soul) of taking over the Djiboutian Radio Station back in 2000, dispatching troops to block the roads and ordering the of arrest the elected President, Mr. Ismail O. Guelleh.
What some call an attempted but failed coup-detat, Mr. DAF in his article, calls la colere du general, that is Just an angry General. He excuses the late General’s mal-a-droit simply because of his clan affiliation and turns out to be the public relations representative for bandits of the North. Does he not know that’s not a good politics?
While I thought Mr. DAF was politically skillful or astute, I was wrong if he thinks this will help him gain few Djiboutian Afars. He blew it! Is he aware that 99% of Afars oppose using arms to solve the current political crisis? They know this route will not bring a sensible result. It will only exacerbate the suffering of the people. Or he is only telling us: “If I can’t take over power - let the country be doom.”
If Mr. Daher managed to get his family out of the country, he should remember there are over nine hundred thousand Djiboutians that he left behind. A civil war is not a wise solution. We must learn from
After failing to convince the Djiboutian Citizens, he has begun to spread unfounded-rumors about
By Mohamed Awaleh,
Awale Consulting Co.