Sunday, August 19, 2018

EU announces €145 million in humanitarian aid for seven countries in the Sahel

Today the European Commission has announced over €145 million in humanitarian assistance for Africa's Sahel region in 2016 to address the basic needs of...

ICC issues four new warrants of arrest in Ruto’s case

The ICC has issued more sealed arrest warrants against Kenyans – this time four of them, three of whom sources say are close to...

Land Battles Between Islamic State, Al-Shabaab Threaten Kenya

Police have reportedly warned that the Somalia-based terror group Al-Shabaab may be heading towards Kenya.The warning comes after the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF), backed...

Kenya: Mandera prison warder threatens residents with gun

A prison warder caused panic when he entered a kiosk in Mandera brandishing a Ceska pistol, claiming one of the customers had conned him. Jockatan...

5 deadly African Presidents still colonizing people of Africa

Aseas Afewerki: (Eritrean President) The first President of the State of Eritrea, a position he has held since its independence in 1993. The 30-year Eritrean...

Soldier Who Survived Somalia Al-Shabaab Attack Kills Himself After Developing Mental Problems

A KDF survivor of the brutal Al-Shabaab attack on Kenyan forces in El Adde has committed suicide. The 52-year-old soldier Joash Ochieng Magar took his...

Dubai Opens Door for Ethiopia in Somaliland

The global giant in port operations takes a 30-year lease on Port of Berbera, SomalilandDP World’s landmark deal with authorities in Somaliland to jointly...

15 Facts about Ethiopia

Ethiopia is landlocked country located in Eastern Africa. It borders Kenya, South Sudan, Somali, Djibouti and Sudan. Here are interesting facts about this African...

Journalists arrested without charge in Djibouti

Officials in Djibouti should immediately release two journalists arrested this week, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Police arrested Kadar

Kenya: Al-Shabaab Military camp attack fuels Somalia pullout talk

Kenya was plunged into mourning yet again by another attack from the Somalia-based Al-Shabaab terrorist group. This time, however, the dead and injured were not...

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Zakia Hussein: Somalia’s First General and Deputy Police Commander

Somali President Abdullahi ‘Farmajo’ Mohamed, has appointed Zakia Hussein to the position of general and deputy chief of the Somali Police Force. Zakia becomes the first...

Chief Guterres Says UN Budget Is In Deficit, Warns of Consequences

Letter sent to member states by António Guterres reveals $139m deficit in core budget António Guterres, the UN secretary general, has warned that the organisation...
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Somaliland: PORT OF BERBERA RECEIVES NEW EQUIPMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY – Press Statement

Somaliland economy to benefit from an increase in cargo volume and speed of operations Global trade enabler DP World has expanded its strategic presence at the Port...