Sunday, August 25, 2019

Somalia: Awdhegle Again Changes Hands in Favor of SNA

In a fresh military thrust, Somali forces recently liberated strategic town of Awdhegle from al-Shabaab At least 21 al-Shabaab militants are reported killed in Somalia’s...

Somalia: AU Moves to Plug Security Loopholes at Mogadishu Airport

Spotlight Turns To Firms Operating In The International Airport As Government Closes In On Moles The African Union mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the government...

Somalia: Family of a Kenyan Killed in Puntland Seek Justice

A family in Bondo, Siaya County is in grief after learning of the death of their son in Bosaso Port, the commercial capital of...

Somaliland: President Bihi Falls Afoul of His Own Rules

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, stepped into a trap Somalia Ministers laid for him and his delegation...

Somalia Report Blames Blind Woman Employee on Mayor’s Death, Municipality Explosion

The Somali government says the recent explosion that fatally injured the mayor of Mogadishu was carried out by a female suicide bomber with special...

Save the Children Reports ‘Somali’ Children Face High Rates of Abduction, Sexual Violence

Children in Somalia suffer from one of the highest rates of abduction, recruitment, and conflict-related sexual violence in the world, analysis from Save the...

Somalia Soccer Clubs Participate in African Tournament after 29 Years

Somalia clubs return to African competition for the first time in 29 years this weekend as they play in first round, first leg matches. Dekedaha...

Briton Fined $7,000 for Security Breach at Somalia Airport

A British man has been fined $7,000 for a security breach at Mogadishu airport after failing to disclose tear gas canisters, a bullet-proof vest...

A Foreign Hand in Somalia’s Terror Attacks?

The New York Times published an expose claiming it had obtained an audio recording from a phone conversation between the Qatari ambassador and a...

Somalia: Mogadisho Lays Slain Mayor/Governor to Rest Amid Fresh Speculation

The late Engineer Abdirahman Osman 'Yarisow' was laid to rest today at the grounds of the Police Academy, Mogadishu, Somalia. https://twitter.com/HarunMaruf/status/1157944000634134529?s=20 The body of the Ex-Mayor...

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Somalia Spurns AU Commission Call on Briefing on Maritime Row with Kenya

Somalia has rejected the Commission of the African Union invitation to a briefing on the maritime row with Kenya. Instead, it has expressed confidence in...

Somalia: Kenya Accused of Blowing Up the 12th Hormuud Telecom Station

Hormuud Telecom, a leading telecommunications company in Somalia, accused Kenya of repeatedly targeting its relay stations along or near the border between Somalia and...

Americans Began Moving to Ghana to Escape Racism at Home

African American Obadele Kambon has never looked back since moving to Ghana in 2008. He vowed to quit the US for West Africa after being...