Wednesday, August 15, 2018

FDS President opens conference on Somalia vision 2016 in Garowe

Federal Government of Somalia’s President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has opened a consultative conference on the country’s 2016 benchmarks in Puntland capital of Garowe on...

Somalia: UN Security Council extends mandate of UNSOM

The UN Security Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted Resolution 2408 extending the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) until March...

Explosions heard outside Villa Somalia after power transfer ceremony

President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has taken the reigns of the presidency on Thursday after ceremony his predecessor, former President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud vacated Villa...

Obama vows to keep up pressure on Somalia’s al-Shabab

U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday praised recent advances by Somali and African Union troops against al-Shabab militants, but said it was important to...

Ethiopia, Somalia consider launching joint infrastructure projects: PM

In recent years, the neighboring Ethiopia and Somalia have been trying to fix their once strained relations, with Ethiopian army is helping Somalia to...

Drone strikes hit Al Shabaab hideouts in Somalia

Unknown drones have carried out airstrikes on two Al Shabaab hideouts in Southern Somalia, a regional governor has confirmed to the media. According to Abdulkadir...

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...

In Somalia, Schools Are a Bulwark Against Recruitment: Study

Conflict and crisis disrupt the education of more than 80 million children worldwide. But access to high school education in war zones could help...

Somalia: U.S. AFRICOM arming Ex Somali warlord to fight Al-Shabaab

United States Africa Command (U.S. AFRICOM) is reportedly giving arms and military equipment to former Somali warlord to fight against the Somalia-based Al-Shabaab.Col Barre...

Somalia: President’s aide opposes outcomes of national Conference on 2016 vision

Former Somalia’s interior minister and right-hand man of the Somali President Abdikarim Hussein Guled has opposed one of the outcomes of the recent second...

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The spectre haunting Ethiopia: Unbridled torture, impunity in Somali region

This past week, Ethiopian defence forces clashed with the notorious paramilitary Liyu police in the Somali region of Ethiopia. The fighting led to the burning...
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The Central Bank of Somaliland dismissed rumors that it planed to bring new bank notes at a time the country was still reeling under...
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Somaliland: 4 Die, Six Injured in Appalling Car Accident

Traveling from the border custom town of Wajaale to Hargeisa, a NOAH van driving in high speed flips over and over killing four and...