Friday, December 14, 2018

Somalia intelligence say Sahafi Hotel attack plotter apprehended

The National Intelligence and Security Agency said on Thursday that it has apprehended a suspect in a deadly attack in Mogadishu on 9th...

Somalia Media Associations Demand End to Government Intimidation On Journalists

  Active media associations and practicing journalists ask the Federal Government of Somalia to refrain from constant harassment and intimidation targeting journalists. Media practitioners released the...

President Bihi concludes tour in Erigavo, Puntland’s Gass takes it from there

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, concluded his tour of the eastern regions in Erigavo without attempting to...

Somalia: At least 10 soldiers killed in al-Shabab ambush

At least 10 Somali soldiers have been killed in an ambush carried out by the armed extremist group al-Shabab in the country’s south on...
Hormuud

Somalia: 1500 Hormuud staff in fear for their lives after 10 die in targeted...

Two employees of Somalia’s leading telecommunication company Hormuud were on Wednesday shot dead in Mogadishu’s Bakara Market area in the latest killings targeting staffs. 10...

Kenya Aviation Agency probes why unlicensed planes fly Miraa to Somalia

The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) is investigating three local airlines for operating miraa (khat) cargo business on the Nairobi-Somalia route. This comes barely a...

Puntland’s Garacad benefits from UAE-spurred port development in Somaliland

Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region on Friday unveiled a $40 million project for a rickety port’s reconstruction plan aimed at benefiting communities in the country’s northeastern...

US says VOA Somali reporter misquoted Amb Yamamoto on Mogadishu Mission ‘relocation’

The US Embassy made clarifications after sections of the media reported that the U.S Mission to Somalia located at the U.S embassy in Nairobi, Kenya would be...
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BBC reporter openly attacks Somalia MP, Ambassador for objective views on Somaliland-Somalia stalled talks

Abdinor Sheikh Mohamed Ishaq (Isaac), a veteran BBC-Somali reporter was not able to conceal his partiality over the issue of Somalia-Somaliland talks, openly crowding Ambassador Bashe...

$42M Missing from Somalia’s Ministry of Finance Accounts

Why do African governments keep saying funds disappeared from their bank accounts and vaults? What do our leaders take us for? In September this...

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Maka-al-Mukarrama Avenue: The Mogadishu street Al-Shabaab loves bombing

Maka-al-Mukarrama Avenue easily passes for the stretch in Mogadishu that has absorbed the most violence unleashed by the Al-Shabaab jihadists in the past decade. On...

President Kenyatta reiterates pledge on housing, healthcare, food security, manufacture

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday outlined the progress made so far in his Big Four agenda for economic growth, which he unveiled a year...

Somaliland: The Little Country That Could

Somaliland was an independent state for five days in 1960 before it merged with the former Italian Somalia. Since the Somali Democratic Republic became...