Saturday, December 16, 2017

The Mogadishu Root cause of Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers

By Mohamed Hagi Mohamoud Years of warlord rule and physiognomies of an anarchical system based on fraudulent and political ailment between tribal warlords, the international...

Somali security forces arrest five journalists in two days

Nairobi, Somali security forces arrested five journalists in two separate cases over the weekend in the capital, Mogadishu, according to news reports. Three of...

Al-Shabab kills ‘CIA and Ethiopian spies’ – BBC News

Somalia’s militant Islamist group al-Shabab has killed by firing squad four men accused of spying for the CIA and other intelligence agencies. The men, who...

Uganda Expresses Dissatisfaction of Compensating Families of Soldiers Lost in Somalia

By Pascal Kwesiga and Faith Amongin Uganda has expressed dissatisfaction about the delay in compensating the families of soldiers killed and military assets lost under...

Somalia’s President accused of Stealing Overseas Assets

By Ahmed Abdi and Abdullahi Nur Millions of dollars of assets belonging to the Somali nation have been seized by President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud’s party...

Somalia, Somaliland leaders agree on Turkey meet in Jan

Leaders of the Somali and Somaliland government, currently in Djibouti, have agreed to continue their talks next month in Turkey, a source close to the...

Somaliland: The CDI Twisted Essence of Talks with Somalia

The insinuations of Somaliland rejoining a federated Somalia proliferated by Conflict Dynamics International-CDI are set to misguide the donor community as a prelude to...

Floating arsenals: The boats full of guns for hire against pirates

The MNG Resolution may not immediately catch the eye but it is one of many floating arsenals, moored in the Gulf of Oman. The...

Somalia Appoints New Prime Minister after Damaging Spat

By AFP Somalia’s president on Wednesday appointed a new prime minister, 11 days after the war-torn nation’s previous premier was ousted amid bitter infighting. President Hassan...

Somalia’s Shabaab Claims To Collect $9mn in Zakat

The militant group have claimed to have collected $9 million in alms in areas that it controls in the central and southern parts of...

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Exclusive – United States suspends aid to Somalia’s battered military over graft

The United States is suspending food and fuel aid for most of Somalia's armed forces over corruption concerns, a blow to the military as...

Somaliland President Fields New 23-Ministry Government

His Excellency the newly inaugurated President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, today, released his government's first roster of ministers and vice...

Somaliland hailed as it swears in new president

The self-declared republic of Somaliland has sworn in its fifth president, Muse Bihi Abdi. There was excitement and optimism on social media as citizens relished...