Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Dahabshiil First to Positively Respond to Mogadishu Blast Recovery Efforts- FGS Health Minister

Dr. Fozia Abikar Nour, the Federal Government of Somalia Health minister, speaking to the Voice of America's Somali Service, Sunday, revealed that Dahabshiil Group...

TIMELINE: Somalia attack toll now 23; baby shot in head

The Latest on explosions in Somalia's capital (all times local): 11:25 p.m. Police say the death toll in a truck bombing at a hotel in Somalia's capital...

Overcoming distrust is hard – Ask the people of Somalia

Ali Mazrui looked at Somalia as a conundrum, a mystery and a peculiar but understandable phenomenon. In Africa, the failure of states has been usually...

Michael Keating Rejects Farmajo’s Strategy to Support Waddani, Destablize Somaliland

Mr. Michael Keating, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia and Head of UNSOM, said in a letter he wrote to President...

The Somalia view: US involvement is not helping to build peace

The progressively less fruitful U.S. involvement in Somalia, in East Africa, has continued in the past week. A visit by the U.S. military commander...
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Waddani Party is to unite Somaliland with Somalia: Video

Presidential election campaigns in Somaliland kicked off this week as is happening smoothly in nationwide. There are three national political parties that are contesting...

Outrage grows over Somali official’s terror allegations against Somaliland

A mean-spirited Twitter post by an official at Somalia’s foreign ministry alleging that the ... republic of Somaliland funds terror attacks in Somalia in...

Reinvigoration of Somali Traditional Justice through Inclusive Conflict Resolution Approaches

As in many other African nations, Somalia exists in a state of legal pluralism where customary law (Xeer), religious law (Sharia) and secular law...

Nation Building or Targeted Killings: Tough Choices for U.S. in Somalia

The truck bomb that devastated the Somalia capital of Mogadishu and killed more than 320 people on Saturday was the deadliest terrorist attack in...

Linda Nchi: Mogadishu terror attack is a reality check

There is a chilling joke in the Somali capital of Mogadishu that a Kenyan head fetches $3,000 (about Sh300,000). The import of this unpleasant taunt...

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Paul Pogba says he rejected Real Madrid before Manchester United transfer

Paul Pogba says he was the subject of interest from Real Madrid before he decided to sign for Manchester United. The former Juventus midfielder, who...

Le Monde: Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...