Sunday, April 22, 2018

Refugees stranded in Somalia after Kenya eviction

Somalis are returning to Kismayo (Somalia) in a "voluntary" process to a homeland still stricken by war, drought, and hardship. The camp sprawls across a...

Somalia Lost $1 billion to Graft – Fartaag

A former top financial manager in the Somalia government has released a report detailing how over $1 billion was diverted from the national budget...

EU contributes €1 million EUR to IMF Somalia Trust Fund – Press Release

The EU has contributed €1 million EUR to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Somalia Trust Fund as part of its long-standing commitment to support economic governance...

Six killed in attack on Somalia town

At least six people were killed and seven others injured when militants attacked Afgoye town, southwest of the Somalia capital, Mogadishu, on Thursday night. Residents...

Somaliland quest ‘not attainable’ says former Puntland President

Former Puntland President Abdurahman Sheikh Mohamed Farole has said that the current Somaliland government could potentially be regarded as a regional Somali state in...
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Somaliland: President “Cheese” rebuffed by Saudi Arabia on bid to stop UAE base in...

Sources close to the delegation of the newly elected president of Somalia in the Saudi Kingdom revealed that Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo ("Mr. Cheese") tried and...

With A Game Of Basketball, Girls Dribble Around Extremism In Somalia

When al-Shabab controlled Mogadishu, women could be punished for playing sports. As part of our “Women and Jihad” series, we meet the young female...

How do you solve a problem like Somalia?

This Thursday, the great and the good will descend on London to discuss Somalia, a country that has topped the Fragile States Indexfor eight...

The war for grazing lands in Africa

Nomadic cattle farming in Africa is often imagined as picturesque and idyllic. In reality, present-day nomadic cattle herders in the East and West of...

Somalia ‘plans to file legal complaint against UAE’ over Somaliland base

Somalia’s internationally-backed government is reportedly planning to file a legal case against the rulers of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for setting up a...

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DP World should rethink port deals in Somalia: Foreign Minister

DP World’s agreement “bypassed the legitimate authority” of Somalia Somalia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Dubai state-owned port operator DP World DPW.DI should reconsider its...

How African governments try to control what is said online

Some governments are muzzling social media—except when it supports them. IN THE West, when celebrities post revealing videos on Instagram, they may find themselves mocked...

Malawi can eradicate HIV infections says U.S. doctor who discovered AIDS virus

REUTERS: Malawi, which has one of the highest rates of the deadly HIV/AIDS infections, is on course to eradicate the virus, Jay Levy who...