Monday, August 20, 2018

Shafana: The journalist who believed in Somalia

Al Jazeera contributor, Mustaf Abdi Noor, has been killed in an al-Shabab attack on a hotel in Mogadishu. He was 23.He was sharp and...

Watch: Al Shabaab’s Al-Kataib publishes disturbing images of Leego operation – the fighting, the...

Al-Kataib, the media wing of Al Shabaab published graphic pictures of its invasion of the  AMISOM-manned Leego garrison, a little above 100 kilometres southwest...

Guidelines for a Somalia Maritime Administration Being Drawn Up

A three-day Stakeholders Forum is being held this week (27-29 April) in Mombasa, Kenya to review draft guidelines for the establishment of a Somalia...

Somalia: Differences emerge over electoral budget

Differences continue to linger between Somalia Federal Government (SFG) and foreign donors in Mogadishu over the budget for elections later this year, Garowe Online reports. National...

Found: Drone That Looks Like a Bird Crash-Lands in Somalia

Imagine seeing a black speck high in the air that starts hurtling towards the ground, but finding this when it crashed: Adam A. Omar @adancabdulle An...

Inside Kenya army’s war on al Shabaab in Somalia

Seven years after Kenya invaded Somalia to tame terror attacks in the Coast and Northeastern by al Shabaab, the army is still lodged in...

At Least 6 Killed in Mogadishu Attack on Turkish Foreign Ministry officials Convoy

A suicide car bomber killed at least six people in Somalia’s capital on Thursday, police said, in an attack apparently aimed at a Turkish...

How world leaders are “sleepwalking” through the refugee crisis

“Our leaders are sleepwalking,” that’s how Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International, describes the reaction of world leaders to the refugee crisis. More than...

Mogadishu: AMISOM Barracks Come Under Mortar Attack

At broad daylight, today, mortar shells landed at the AMISOM Halane Compound, near the Adan Adde International Airport, Wadajir District of Mogadishu. Reports say an...

Somalia: Two Security Officers Shot Dead

Suspected armed members of Al-Shabaab yesterday shot dead two revenue collection security officers at Suuq-boo’le in Somalia's Mogadishu Dharkenley neighborhood. Two men armed with pistols...

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Tucson man accused of Somali terror ties lied at every turn, government says

Whether Mohamed Abdirahman Osman is a refugee who lied about terrorist links to get immigration benefits or if he’s been wrongly targeted by a...
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Somaliland: Deputy PAC Chairman Says Committee Corrected Sections of Erroneous Report

MP Abdulkadir Jama Hammud, Deputy Chair of the House of Representatives' Public Accounts Committee (PAC), who is, presently, the Acting Chairman following the unceremonious...
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Somalia: Puntland Rules Out Peace With Somaliland Rebuffing International Efforts

Puntland State of Somalia has on Sunday rebuffed claims that it reached peace pact with  Somaliland over Tukaraq, Garowe Online reports. The denial came as...