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Somalia: 1500 Hormuud staff in fear for their lives after 10 die in targeted...

Two employees of Somalia’s leading telecommunication company Hormuud were on Wednesday shot dead in Mogadishu’s Bakara Market area in the latest killings targeting staffs. 10...

Overcome Recurring Droughts, Not Postpone Them in Northeastern Horn of Africa – de Clercq

The head of United Nations humanitarian efforts in Somalia today underlined the importance of improving communities’ resilience to better withstand the effects of recurring...

Hawala shutdown nearly crippled our economy – Somalia minister

THE closure of informal money transfer companies, commonly known as Hawala earlier in the year, locked out an estimated $ 5.4 million (Sh562.8 million) daily...

Security Council extends African Union mission in Somalia

Reauthorizing the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) until 31 May 2017, the United Nations Security Council today set out key objectives for the...

President Bihi concludes tour in Erigavo, Puntland’s Gass takes it from there

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, concluded his tour of the eastern regions in Erigavo without attempting to...

Al-Shabaab takes control of strategic town in southern Somalia

Islamist militants Al-Shabaab seized control of a strategic town in the southern Somali region of lower Shabelle on Sunday night after government forces vacated...

Somalia: Al-Shabab shuts down football pitches in Mogadishu

More than 30 football fields in the Somali capital have been closed down by the al-Qaeda linked group. It's late on Wednesday afternoon, and the...

Breaking News:Death toll rises to 10 in militants attack in Baidoa

Somali officials say the death toll from an attack by Al-Shabab on the headquarters of a local administration in Baidoa town has risen to...

Somalis Need to Have a Candid Conversation About Mogadishu

There is an emerging consensus among Somalis that there cannot be political equality in Mogadishu as long as a group of elders and politicians...

American Refugee Committee Recognizes Dahabshiil for exemplary role in Somali business development

The Dahabshiil operations in the Horn of Africa especially among refugee communities are not only commercially oriented but help dire livelihoods as well.This acknowledgment...

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Somalia Falls Into The Chinese Debt, Resources Drain Net

Fishing is one of the most highly profitable sectors across the globe and, the tuna industry alone is worth about $10 billion globally. Surveys...

Puntland Closes Somalia’s Wadajir Opposition Party Offices

The Federal Somalia State of Puntland locked up the regional offices of Somalia's Wadajir political party, Monday, on gubernatorial orders. The Governor of Nugal region...

Spectrum Says No Oil Blocks Auctioned on 7 Feb London Conference

The multi-client, seismic imaging  company, Spectrum, in a letter it addressed to the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of the federal Government of...