Monday, January 21, 2019

Somalia ‘Tightens’ Security of Mogadishu ahead of East Africa summit

Mogadishu (AFP) - Somali soldiers put large parts of the capital Mogadishu under lockdown Friday ahead of the first meeting of a regional east...

AMISOM troops change war tactics in Somalia

KAMPALA (Xinhua) -- African Union (AU) peacekeeping troops in volatile Somalia have changed war tactics after their enemy — 'Al-Shabaab' militants — have gone...

The Mogadishu Root cause of Conflicts between Presidents and Prime Ministers

By Mohamed Hagi Mohamoud Years of warlord rule and physiognomies of an anarchical system based on fraudulent and political ailment between tribal warlords, the international...

Somali security forces arrest five journalists in two days

Nairobi, Somali security forces arrested five journalists in two separate cases over the weekend in the capital, Mogadishu, according to news reports. Three of...

Al-Shabab kills ‘CIA and Ethiopian spies’ – BBC News

Somalia’s militant Islamist group al-Shabab has killed by firing squad four men accused of spying for the CIA and other intelligence agencies. The men, who...

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...

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Will The EAC Hold Or Loose Mere Anarchy On East Africa?

There is an old story, probably apocryphal, that shines a light on the way the East African Community (EAC) and its interstate relations have...

Amidst Brexit drama, UK takes a stand against conflict-related sexual violence

Kicking off what is guaranteed to be a watershed year for British foreign policy, an event held in the British Parliament on Wednesday revealed a glimmer...

Somaliland: SOLJA Slams SAAB owner’s Malicious Rhetoric

Chairman Huuto describes SAAB owner rhetoric as quite besmirching and befitting the profession The chairman of Somaliland Journalists Association, SOLJA, Mr. Mohammed Abdi Jama a.k.a. Huuto...