Saturday, February 24, 2018

Turkish president visits Somalia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan arrived in war-torn Somalia on Jan. 25 amid tight security, a rare visit by a foreign leader to the...

Somalia: Auditor General complains of receiving death threats from President’s staff

The Auditor-General of Somalia has revealed that he has received death threats from senior officials of the President’s office while in auditing process. Speaking to...

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...

UN, international partners call for resolution of Somali political crisis

The United Nations and its international partners today voiced concern over delays in the resolution of Somalia’s long-standing political crisis and in the implementation...

Erdogan postpones Somalia trip to attend Abdullah funeral

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday postponed a planned trip to Somalia to attend the funeral of The Custodian of the Two Holy...

Somalia president hails Turkey’s ‘remarkable support’

"Turkey showed remarkable support to Somalia during a time when the world seemed to have forgotten about us." MOGADISHU: Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has hailed...

Bomb explodes near Turkish delegation in Somalia day before president’s visit

A suicide car bomb exploded at the gate of a Mogadishu hotel where Turkish delegates were meeting on Thursday, a day ahead of a...

23 killed in central Somalia clan violence

At least 23 people been killed in Somalia in clan-related violence caused by a land dispute, officials and elders said. The clashes between armed militia...

Somalia Did not Operate As An Equal Partner of IGAD

Somalia did not operate as full member and equal partner of IGAD: No one should be fooled by the holding of the 53rd Extraordinary...

US sending MRAPS to Somalia for African Union mission

The U.S. will transfer 20 mine resistant vehicles, commonly known as MRAPS, to African Union forces taking part in military operations in Somalia, Combined...

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Twin car bombings kill nearly 30 in Somalia’s Mogadishu

At least 27 are dead in two car bomb blasts, claimed by al-Shabab, reported near presidential palace in Somali capital. Twin car bombings and subsequent...

Who will be Ethiopia’s next prime minister?

Will the appointment of a new Ethiopian prime minister only act to save the ruling party or usher in deeper reform? Hailemariam Desalegn's snap resignation as Ethiopia's...

Ethiopian Prime minister’s resignation part of EPRDF’s ongoing reform to address legitimate public demands...

The Consular-General of the Ethiopian Government to Somaliland, General Berhe Tesfaye released the below-copied statement to the local press Wednesday. It reads: Hargeisa: In the last...