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15. Radio Gaalkacyo

15. Radio Galkayo, 
     Radio Galkacyo,
                Radio Galkaacyo,
                           Radio Gaalkaacyo, 
                     Radio Galcaio. 



Welcome to Somalia!
Sam VK2BVS, 6O0A from Australia (sleeping on the left) and Filip ON4TA, 6O0F from Belgium (right).
 
Hassan Mohamed Jamma 6O0XJ (right centre).
Hassan started as a radio student in 1993 and in 2009 is the Director of Radio Galkayo.

Mohamed Yasin Isak 6O0MY (left centre).
Mohamed started as a radio student in 1993 and in 2009 is the Assistant Director of Radio Galkayo and
President of the Somalia Amateur Radio Friendship and Emergency Network (SARFEN).
 
 At the office for the director of Radio Galkayo, 
Radio Galkayo Amateur Radio club and training room.
April 2007.
Photo 1.


 
 

Meeting Radio Galkayo staff.
Filip Rogister, Belgium ham radio call sign ON4TA.
 Filip is holding his Somalia visitor amateur radio license, call sign 6O0F.
Left to rightUbax Abdi Adood (Ubah, Program Presenter),
Filip Rogister ON4TA, 6O0F from Belgium,
Abdirisak Mohamed Muse (Bashaq, Radio Galkayo staff manager, in Kenya in 2009) and
Farxiyo Mohamed Osman (Farhiyo, Program Presenter). 
April 2007.
Photo 2.

 

 
 Visitors at Radio Galkayo.
Filip Rogister ON4TA, 6O0F from Belgium next to Sam Voron VK2BVS, 6O0A from Australia (right).
Visitors often get together at Radio Galkayo, Somalia.
April 2007.
Photo 3.

 
 
 
Radio Galkayo, Somalia.
Street view 
 September 2007
Photo 4.
 
 
 
 
 
Radio Galkayo headquarters, Somalia.
View inside the Radio Galkayo compound.
 September 2007
Photo 5.
 

 

 

 

Radio Galkayo Antenna system.

FM broadcast antenna on top.

Short Wave broadcast antenna in the centre.

Amateur Radio two way communications antenna lower. 

September 2007.

 

 

 
  

Abdullahi Hersi Mahamud 6O0HX

In Radio Galkayo since its beginning in 1993.
Abdullahi started as a radio student in 1993 and today is an experienced broadcaster.
Entry to Radio Galkayo broadcast and program production rooms.
Galkayo, Somalia 2007.  
Photo 6.

 
 
 
 
Former and current staff of Radio Galkayo
welcome Filip Rogister ON4TA, 6O0F from Belgium.
 
Top row left to right-
1. Sahra Mohamed Aldulahi,
2. Ayan Ali Abdi,
3. Nasteho Abdirizak,
4. Farxiyo Mohamed Osman (Farhiyo),
5. Bashir Ali,
6. Mohamed Abdi Ali (Qaldan, Galdan, Radio Galkayo technician),
 
Bottom row left to right-
1. Abdulkadir Warsame Yusuf, 
2. Filip Rogister,
3. Abdikayr Mohamed Jama,
4. Abdisamad Mohamud Said,
5. Abdirahman Warsame Yusuf (student of amateur radio and now a student of Petroleum Engineering in China).
 
Radio Galkayo, 
Galkayo, Somalia.
August 2007.
Photo 7.
 
 
 
 
 
Abdirisak Mohamed Muse (Bashaq)
Staff manager of Radio Galkayo.
(In Kenya in 2009)
 Audio equipment (left) and radio equipment (right).
Radio Galkayo control room.
Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 8
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Mahad Jama Koronto.  
Radio Galkayo current world affairs program producer on the mouse.
Standing left is Said Abdi Gumbe,
Standing right is Abdirsak Ali Abdi.
Radio Galkayo program production room.
Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 9.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Farah Abdulkadir Geylan (Geylan). 
News broadcaster
Radio Galkayo program production room.
Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 10. 
 
 
 
 
 
Mohamud Abdinor Adan.
Radio Galkayo Financial manager and
Galkayo Regional Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Management Agency (HADMA) at work.
Radio Galkayo administration office,
Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 11. 
 
 
 
Mohamud Abdinor Adan.
Radio Galkayo Financial manager and
Galkayo Regional Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Management Agency (HADMA).
At home in Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 12. 
 
 
 
 
 
The Adan family.  
Wife and daughter of Mohamud Abdinor Adan,
Radio Galkayo Financial manager and
Galkayo Regional Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Management Agency (HADMA).
At home in Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 13.
 
 
 
 
 
Falastin Bile Ali (Falastin). 
Radio Galkayo Program Producer.
I am dressed to go home after a day at work.
 I like this dress when I am walking outside.  
Photo 15 shows my work dress.
 
Gathering the daily news from around Somalia on the telephone is
Mahad Jama Koroto (left) and Ubax Abdi Adood (right)
 
Radio Galkayo program production room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
   Photo 14.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Falastin Bile Ali (Falastin).    
Radio Galkayo Program Producer.
Do you recognise me?
 
Radio Galkayo Program recording and broadcast room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 15.
 
 
 
 
 
Program production room.

Left to right.
1. Mahad Jama Koronto (holding the mouse),
2. Jamal Abdi Ali,
3. Yasin Ali Aar,
4. Sheikh Nor Abdiqani
(Radio Galkayo religious program presenter).

 Radio Galkayo Program production room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
 Photo 16. 
 
 
 
 
 
Mohamed Abdi Ali (Qaldan, Galdan)
Radio Galkayo Technician.
Radio Galkayo repair room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
 Photo 17.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Faisel Mohamed Sheikh.
Radio Galkayo control room operator.
Radio Galkayo control room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 18.
 
 
 
 
 
Farxiyo Mohamed Osman (Farhiyo).  
Radio Galkayo broadcaster takes details about a missing child (Bafin).
Radio Galkayo compound.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 19.
 
 
 
 Ayan Ali Abdi.
Radio Galkayo trainee.
Radio Galkayo compound.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
  Photo 20.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ayan Ali Abdi. 
Radio Galkayo trainee.
Radio Galkayo program production room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 21.
 
 
 
 
 
Abdulahi Abdinor Adan (Gentleman). 
Radio Galkayo garden.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 22.
 
 
 
 
  Abdisaid Ali Abdi (Abdou).
Radio Galkayo gardener.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 23A.
 
 
 
 
 
Yasin Ali Aar.
Radio Galkayo announcer.
Program production room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 23B.
 
 
 
 
 
Ahmed Awil Mohamud (Boston).
Radio Galkayo News editor and News broadcaster.
Program production room.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
September 2007.
Photo 23C.
 
 
 
 
 
Ahmed Abdulkadir Nor.
Radio Galkayo garden.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 23D.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ahmed Mohamed Ali (Gaardi).
Radio Galkayo garden.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 23E
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Radio Galkayo antenna repairs.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
November 2007.
Photo 23F
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Radio Galkayo headquarters 
(West side of the outside front enterance).
 Galkayo, Somalia.
October 2007.
Photo 23G
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Radio Galkayo compound 
(in the early morning).
 Galkayo, Somalia.
October 2007.
Photo 23H
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Mohamed Farah Guray & his son Da`ud.
They visit Radio Galkayo almost daily as a result of frienship created
when Faosia Mohamud Osman (his wife) worked at Radio Galkayo in 2005.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
October 2007.
Photo 23i.
 
 
 
 
 
Mohamoud Abdulkadir Nor.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
2007.
Photo 23J
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16 years in Radio Galkayo 1993 to 2009.
 
Radio Galkayo started in 1993.
Some and those involved in the radio station from its beginnings include -

 

1. Hassan Mohamed Jamma 6O0XJ.
Hassan started as a radio student in 1993 and in 2009 is the Director of Radio Galkayo.
See him in photo 1 above.

 

2. Mohamed Yasin Isak 6O0MY.
Mohamed started as a radio student in 1993 and in 2009 is the Assistant Director of Radio Galkayo.
See him in photo 1 above.

 

3. Abdullahi Hersi Mahamud 6O0HX.
Abdullahi started as a radio student in 1993 and in 2009 is an experienced broadcaster.
See him in photo 6 above.
 
 
 
Abdikarim Nur Mohamud 6O0W
Abdi made Radio Galkayo a reality in 1993 when
 he organised the radio project with the Melbourne Somalia community in Australia and 
Sam Voron in Sydney, Australia.

Galkayo, Somalia 2007. 

 Photo 25.
 
 
 
Warsame Yusuf Ahmed.

In Radio Galkayo since its beginning in 1993.

Galkayo, Somalia 2007.

Photo 26.

 
 
 
 
Jamal Abdi Ali. 

In Radio Galkayo since its beginning in 1993.

Galkayo, Somalia 2007.

Photo 27.

 
 
 
 
Hasan Mohamed Kafi. 
In Radio Galkayo since its beginning in 1993.
Galkayo, Somalia 2007.
Photo 28.
 
 
 
 
 
Ali Ahmed Abdi (Ali Hashi).  
In Radio Galkayo since its beginning in 1993.
Galkayo, Somalia 2007.
Photo 29. 
 
 

 

 
 
Ali Ahmed Abdi (Ali Hashi) with Sam Voron VK2BVS, 6O0A (right) from Australia.  
Both in Radio Galkayo since its beginning in 1993.
Galkayo, Somalia 2007.
Photo 30.
 
 
 
 
 
Sam Voron VK2BVS, 6O0A.  
Radio Galkayo transmitter room. 
Galkayo, Somalia.
November 2007.
Photo 31.
 
 
 
 
 
Radio Galkayo Amateur Radio club station 6O0Z.  
 Left to right
1. Abdikayr Mohamed Jama,
2. Ahmed Awil Mohamud (Boston),
3. Mohamed Abdi Hussein (now started a family in Sweden),
4. Mahad Jama Koronto,
5. Farah Abdulkadir Geylan (Geylan) standing,
6. Ubax Abdi Adood (Ubah).
 Radio Galkayo amateur radio club room.
Making Worldwide friendship for Somalia using short wave transceivers.
Yeasu FT747 (left) donated from Belgium and Kenwood TS820 (right) donated from Australia.
 Galkayo, Somalia.
April 2007.
Photo 32.
 
 
 
Guled Abdulah Issa 6O0AG (left).
The newest radio amateur in Somalia.
Completed the Somalia Amateur Radio License Qualifying course in August 2007.
Guled requested and received the Somalia amateur radio station callsign 6O0AG.
 
Left to right
1. Guled Abdulah Issa 6O0AG,
2. Abdikayr Mohamed Jama,
3. Nasteho Abdirizak,
4. Mohamed Abdi Hussein,
5. Abdirahman Warsame Yusuf (Abdiraxmaan Warsame Yussuf).
 
Training program at Radio Galkayo.
Radio Galkayo Amateur Radio Club room.
Galkayo, Somalia.
April 2007.
Photo 33.

 
 
 
 
Power Generator.
Radio Galkayo generator room.
Galkayo, Somalia.
2007
 
  
  

Radio Galkayo Directors 1993 — 2009.

1993—1994 Hussain Mohamed Ali.

1994—1997 Abdulkadir Mohamed Wa'ays 6O0AW.

1997—1999 Mohamed Jama Osman.

1999—2003 Burhan Mahamed Abdi 6O0AP.

2003—2009 Hassan Mohamed Jama 6O0XJ.

 

Thank you to Burhan Mahamed Abdi 6O0AP for this great history. 

 

Send Radio Galkayo history to Sam Voron.

 
 

 

Somalia activity in March 2009.

Thank you for the Somalia photo names-

Mahad Jama Koroto, Radio Galkayo, Somalia.

Burhan Mohamed Abdi 6O0AP, Bosaso, Somalia.

Filip Rogister ON4TA, 6O0F, Belgium.

 

Thank you for Radio Galkayo updates from-

Mahad Jama Koroto, Radio Galkayo, Somalia.

Mohamed Yasin Isak 6O0MY, Galkayo, Somalia.

Hassan Mohamed Jamma 6O0XJ, Galkayo, Somalia.

 

Thank you for saying "I like the new Somalia website" -

Silvano Borsa, I2YSB, 6O0CW Italy.

Alfeo Caputo, I1HJT, 6O0HT Italy.

Filip Rogister ON4TA, 6O0F Belgium.

Andrea Panati, IK1PMR, 6O0MR Italy.

Veke OH2MCN, Finland.

 

 

 
 
INDEX-
Click on the yellow links below.

 

NABDAADI RAADIYO HAM SOOMAALIYA. RAADIYOO CAAWINTA AADANAHOO DHAN.

1. Somalia

 

RAADIYAHA AMITARKA SOOMAALIYEED.

2. Somalia ham radio

 

SHATIGA RAADIYAHA AMITARKA AH EE ABIDKIIS KAJIRAYA DALKA SOMALIYA.

3. Somalia ham radio license

 

SHATIYADA SOOMAALIYA AY SIINAYSO AJAANIBTA AMITAR RADIYOWGA AAN XADID NAYN.

4. Somalia visitor ham radio license

 

ISGAARSIINTA EE RAADIYAHA AMITARKA SOOMAALIYEED.

5. Somalia ham radio regulations

 

WAAXDA ISGAARSIINTA SOOMAALIYA.

6. Somalia amateur radio licensing authority

 

KOORSADA RAADYAHA AMITARKA SOOMAALIYA.

7. Somalia ham radio course

 

LAMBARADA WICITAANKA EE RAADIYAHA AMITARKA SOOMAALIYA.

8. Somalia ham radio callsigns

 

HORGALAHA CALAAMADDA WACITAANKA EE AMATEUR RADIO. WAXAY MUUJINAYSAA WADANKA.

9. Ham radio prefixes

 

JIMCIYADA RAADIYAHA AMITARKA EE SOOMAALIYA. 

10. SARFEN

 

WARISGAARSIINTA DEGDEGA AH EE AMITAR RAADYOOWGAEE SOOMAALIYA.

11. Somalia emergency network

 

SHARAX SHAQADA UU QABTO BOTON WALBA OO KAMID AH WARLALIS QABTAHA.

12. Holiday help in Somalia

 

BOOQDAYAASHA USOCDA SOOMAALIYA. 

13. Somalia radio holiday

 

BOOQO SOOMAALIYA.

14. Travel to Somalia

 

RADIO GAALKACYO, RADIO GALKACYO, RADIO GALKAACYO, RADIO GAALKAACYO, RADIO GALCAIO.
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RADIO GAALKACYO 2. 
 

FM IYO SW RAADIYO EE SOOMAALIYA, SOOMAALILAND IYO JABUUTI.

17. Somalia short wave radio broadcasts
 
RADIO HAGE SOOMAALIYA. 
 

KHARIIDADA SOOMAALIYA, KHARIIDADA SOOMAALILAND, KHARIIDADA PUNTLAND, KHARIIDADA GALMUDUG, KHARIIDADA ORGADEN, KHARIIDADA BARI XABASHI, KHARIIDADA WAQOOYI BARI KIINYA, KHARIIDADA KOONFUR ERITREA IYO KHARIIDADA JABUUTI.

 

HALKANI WAA RADIO 1993-2009.

20. Radio broadcasting in Somalia 1993-2009.

 

IDAACAD SW RAADIYO U SOOMAALIYA.

21. SW broadcasting to Somalia.
 
AMITAR RAADIYO EE AFRIKA.
22. Amateur Radio in Africa
 
AMITAR RAADIYO EE BARI DHEX.
23. Amateur Radio in the Middle East 

 

 

Contact: Sam Voron VK2BVS, 6O0A.