Showing posts from December, 2008

Leave Maumoon alone and mind your own business.

It's been a little while since I have not been able to blog. Today I just felt to make a post after watching the Majlis . During these two weeks I got a chance to watch almost every session of the Majils . I found it more disturbing than interesting. Every member seems to be more interested to make a bit of campaign for the upcoming election and if any time left, to promote the party they support. Then comes the interesting part. Almost every member who does not belong to DRP seems to be very much keen to attack the former president Maumoon . In every sitting I saw waves of attacks on Maumoon and his 30 year regime, the corruptions of Maumoon , the expensive government, the family government and anything and everything about Maumoon . Let me make it very clear that I am not a supporter of Mr. Maumoon . Indeed I too was looking forward to see a day this country gets a new and fresh leader. And I am glade we got a leader like Mr. Nasheed (Anni) who sacrificed so much to bring democ

Eid Mubaarak

I wish all the muslims a very happy Eid, and pray God for mercy to all muslims.

smell of democracy

Now I think I do am getting the smell of democracy after so much of hoping. Just few hours back the first home minister of Mr. Nasheedh cabinet has resigned. First of all I have nothing personnel about Mr. Gasim. Yet, I do believe that this was a right turn in the Maldivian politics. Reason is very simple. It is we who have been claiming that the business people getting involved with the government senior jobs is not in real interest of the people who are very much in need of a democracy. In the first place itself I never believed that Mr. Gasim becoming the home minister was a good idea. Maybe this was a setback for Mr. Gasim in his dream to become the head of this nation. However it is true that his resignation should come after the events that had folded. There is no single means to accept the "improper behaviour" either from the Police or the MNDF. And there should be no excuse to allow it either. I welcome this move of resignation as a step taken in the path of democracy