Monday, April 23, 2018

Joint statement by the UN, AU, EU, IGAD, UK and US Envoys to Somalia

The United Nations, African Union, European Union, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), United Kingdom and the United States of America have welcomed efforts by...

Post-conflict Africa grapples with tensions of returnees from the diaspora

Although the importance to Africa’s diaspora is largely discussed around remittances, many Africans are also coming back to join the public service. SOMALIA’S parliament just approved a...

Al-Shabaab Getting Publicity It Wanted, Somali Leaders Say

Local Somali leaders are worried about reaction to al-Shabaab’s recent video, calling for attacks on western malls such as Mall of America. Jaylani Hussein, executive...

Nasra Sheikh Mohamed (Video): Aggrieved that her Photo and Name used as Suicide Bomber

Nasra Sheikh Mohamed, whose name and photo has been used as identification of female suicide bomebr of Central Hotel on Friday, is alive and living...

Fire engulfs fuel market in Mogadishu

Huge inferno has engulfed a fuel market in the Somali capital, razing petrol shops and fuel depots in a city that lacks proper firefighting...

Intelligence report “Suicide Bombers were Dutch citizens”

The  suicide bombings at a Mogadishu hotel popular with ministers and officials were carried out by Dutch nationals, according to Somali National intelligence sources. Somali intelligence...

Arrests made after Mogadishu hotel bombing

Somalia's security forces arrested dozens of staffers for a hotel bombed by the Al-Qaeda-linked group, killing dozens including top Somali government officials, Somalia's security...

UN condemns ‘cruel and despicable’ Al-Shabaab attack on Mogadishu hotel

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations Security Council have joined the head of the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) in strongly condemning...

Some of the Names of the dead, injured in Mogadishu hotel twin blasts

Yesterday's attack on a luxury hotel in Somalia's capital killed more than twenty people, including two legislators, and stoked fears that the Al-Qaeda linked...

Deadly blasts rocking Mogadishu hotel injure Acting PM, high officials die

It has now been confirmed that Mohamed Omar Arteh , the Deputy Prime Minister and the Acting PM was among the seriously injured in...

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Visiting UAE Delegation Smooth Ruffled Feathers with Somaliland

Following an undiplomatic outburst from the UAE's often rash Minister of State, Anwar Gharghash, alleging that the Emirates' ongoing construction of military base  and takeover of...

US, Somaliland to join Commonwealth? Farage drops BOMBSHELL about Brexit trade: BREAKTHROUGH

NIGEL Farage told listeners there is an "incredible interest" from American officials in joining the Commonwealth as an associate member, after he spoke to...

When it comes to atomic Arabian ambitions, UAE wins the race

Abu Dhabi is punching well above its weight with its recently completed nuclear power reactor and growing engagement in regional politics hile recent debate has...