Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Somalia: As-Assey Hoetl Raid A Demonstrative Inghimasi Attack Bearing a Political Signature

Event Insight The Al-Qaeda branch in Somalia, Harakat Shabaab Mujahideen terrorist organization, issued a statement claiming its cells had orchestrated a complex Inghimasi attack targeting...

Somalia: 26 Dead, 56 Injured, Hotel Extensively Damaged After Shabaab Siege – Jubbaland President

Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton (a Canadian) and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city...

7 reasons why Somaliland deserves its long-overdue recognition by the world

Somaliland gained its independence from Great Britain on 26 June 1960 and became a sovereign state.  Despite being one of the most stable...

Somalia-Somaliland: The Perils of Delaying New Talks

Somalia and Somaliland have been at odds since the latter’s 1991 declaration of independence, which the former rejects. The dispute has cooled after heating...

Birmingham City Leaders Petition UK Government To Recognise Somaliland

Pressure is mounting from within the United Kingdom to recognize its former colony Somaliland as an independent state. Birmingham City is leading the way after...

Hodan Nalayeh of Integration TV and Husband Die In Kismayo Hotel Raid

The latest information emerging from a hotel which the Al Qaeda-linked, Al Shabaab militants raided late afternoon in the coastal Somalia city of Kismayu...

Omar hits back at ‘racist fool’ Tucker Carlson after Fox News host’s on-air rant

Fox News host railed against Democratic congresswoman in monologue full of anti-immigrant rhetoric and personal insults The Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar has called the Fox News presenter...

IS Corruption in Africa Getting Worse? Where are Africa’s Billions Going?

Foreign companies and financial centres aiding corruption in Africa Africa is the world’s second fastest-growing region, and yet 100 million more Africans live in extreme poverty today compared...

One in Four People In Africa Pay Bribes To Access Services, Corruption Day Survey...

Corruption Day by Transparency International in partnership with Afrobarometer, reveals that more than half of all citizens surveyed in 35 African countries think corruption...

Somalia Executes 3 Over Deadly Hotel Bombing

Somalia's military says it executed three men convicted of carrying out a deadly attack on a hotel in the capital in 2017. A statement issued...

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Somaliland Politicians Call For Massive Demonstrations Against The Saudi Kingdom, Switch to Iran, Qatar

Two Somaliland politicians, both of them top ex-leaders of the national armed movement which brought down the brutal military regime of General Siad Barre...

Viral FaceApp challenge ‘forbidden’, Muslim scholar says

An Islamic scholar has condemned a social media trend that has swept the Middle East and much of the world, arguing it goes against...

Somalia: Al Shabaab Picks Up Operations, Visibility

Determined to re-emerge as the only credible force to reckon with in business, in social activities and in security, the Al-Qaeda affiliated Somalia-based Al-Shabaab...