Wednesday, July 18, 2018

DP World denies out of court settlement on Djibouti Doraleh port

A company spokesperson said the concession agreement remains in place Dubai-based DP World has denied media reports stating that the company was looking for an...

Somalia: Museveni puts death toll of UPDF soldiers in Al-Shabab attack to 8

President Museveni has put the death toll of Ugandan soldiers killed in the Sunday al-Shabab attacks on UPDF camps in Somalia to eight. In a...

Here’s Why Russia Might Set Up a Red Sea Base in Sudan

Long-serving Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir invited the Russian military into his country during his historic visit to Moscow last week, stating that Sudan needs protection from an...

2015 Cecafa: Uganda and Ethiopia advance

Uganda and hosts Ethiopia will meet in the semi-finals of the 2015 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup on Thursday. The Cranes saw off guest side Malawi...

Communique of the 753rd PSC meeting on the political stabilization process in Somalia and...

The Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU), at its 753rd meeting, held on 15 February 2018, adopted the following decision...

Kenya Starlets drawn to face champs Nigeria in AWCON

Kenya’s Harambee Starlets will take on the might of champions Nigeria in the 2016 CAF Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Group B...

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Select Advisory Offices On Renaissance Dam

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan selected on Thursday two European advisory offices to carry out technical studies on Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam and its effects on...

Kenya seeks to restrict political commentary on social media ahead of elections

Kenyan authorities should ensure that proposed social media guidelines do not prevent journalists from reporting critically or close the space for public debate ahead...

Somalis tell Duale to keep off Mombasa politics, back Joho

The Somali community in Mombasa has asked Aden Duale to stop meddling in politics in the county led by Hassan Joho. Chairman Abdulrahman Yusuf said...

HISTORY REPEATING ITSELF IN THE HORN OF AFRICA: IS THE CRIME IN DARFUR BEING...

It is saddening to witness repetitions of similar tragic events in history. Recurrences of such dreadful events can even sound farcical when they happen...

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Safaricom in ‘advanced talks’ to take M-Pesa to Ethiopia

Kenya’s telco giant Safaricom is in “advanced talks” with the Ethiopian government to introduce its popular M-Pesa mobile money service to neighbouring Ethiopia, a market...

Are Somaliland, Puntland ready for war over land?

Somaliland and Puntland’s dispute over land stretching from the Gulf of Aden to the Ethiopian border risks escalating into open war. The self-declared republic of...

Somalia: Federal Government faces stiff criticism at Brussels forum

President Farmajo and EU's Foreign Affairs Chief Federica Magherini are jointly chairing Somali Partnership Forum in Brussels which entered its second and final day,...