Friday, January 19, 2018

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...

Somalia & Turkey: The Unlikely Love Affair between Two Countries

By Mary Harper, BBC News The chaos and conflict that once consumed the port of Mogadishu are now gone and a few foreign investors are...

Somalia: Al Shabab Kill 10 Somali Soldiers in Attack on Base

Mogadishu, (Reuters) – Rebels from the Islamist al Shabaab group attacked a military base in southern Somalia early on Monday, killing at least 10...

SOMALIA: Kangaroo Parliament

By Abdullahi Elmi You have probably heard about kangaroo courts but have you heard of kangaroo parliament? If not, look at Somalia’s parliament and you...

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Trump gives out his ‘Fake News Awards’ to CNN, N.Y. Times, Wash Post, others

The president highlighted negative coverage he said showed bias. President Donald Trump tweeted out the winners of his “Fake News Awards” on Wednesday night, proclaiming, “And...

United States: ‘New California’ movement seeks to divide the Golden State in half

Two men have launched a campaign to divide rural California from the coastal cities, motivated by what they referred to as a “tyrannical form...

President Behi Discusses Bilateral Relations with Prime Minister Dessalegn

His Excellency Musa Behi Abdi, President of the Republic of Somaliland, embarked on a three-day visit to neighboring Ethiopia, on his second foreign visit...