Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Why Somalia cannot unite with Kenya

I was intrigued by the title of an article written by a certain Karanja Kabage, a Kenyan, who is an Advocate of the High Court...

UNMAS, AMISOM to collaborate on elimination of IEDs in Somalia – Press Release

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) have pledged to strengthen their collaboration to effectively counter...

Somalia Needs a Cogent Foreign Policy Agenda

Introduction After decades of being a backwater failed nation largely defined by civil wars, famine, piracy and terrorism, Somalia is suddenly finding itself at the...

Middle East proxy war ratchets up Somalia-Somaliland tensions

Shortly after U.N., IGAD, and U.K. defused a potential armed conflict between Somaliland and Puntland in Sool province of Somaliland, Puntland vows to reignite...

Somalia: Al Shabaab destroys second district office in as many weeks

A suicide car bomb rammed into a local government office in Somalia’s capital on Monday, killing at least six people in an attack claimed...

Somalia: Five presidents GO AGAINST one!

Five presidents of the federal states of Somalia have come together to put pressure on the president to deliver on his promises. They have formed...

Somalia: Fahad Yassin under Kenyan security microscope

Fahad Yassin, the man President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo appointed as the Intelligence Chief of the Western-backed federal government of Somalia, only recently, has come under...

Somalia: Ammey, Gass reignite clan war in Sool to create a tactical diversion

According to a report published today by caasimada.net - the No. 1 Somali-owned website on the Internet, the two top leaders of the Puntland federal state of...

Ethiopia: Somali State adopts flag combining Somalia, Somaliland colors

The Somali regional state parliament re-instated a flag that bears colours which had been changed about 8 years ago by the now-imprisoned head of...

Somali Regional States Suspend Ties With Federal Government

The leaders of Somalia's federal member states said Saturday that they had suspended all ties with the central government in what was likely another...

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Gass shuffles cards as Puntland security undergoes unpredictable shifts

As Puntland inches nearer to the December presidential 'elections', security issues seem to be dominating attention more than should be the case in similar circumstances. Not...

Somalia: Assailants hit Puntland President where it hurts most killing one of his guards

A witness says assailants killed a member of Puntland Presidential guard unit and injured another in a shooting in the commercial city of Bossasso...

Somalia regional states’ leaders fail to turn up for meeting with Farmajo

Leaders of Somalia’s regional states did not turn up to a meeting with the country’s president which was scheduled to take place in the...