Tuesday, March 19, 2019

ICC ASKED ‘NOT TO TEST AFRICA RESOLVE’ AS WORLD CRIMES COURT MEMBERS MEET

The African Union blasted the world’s only permanent war crimes court Wednesday for its unrelenting focus on the continent, as it called for a...

EXCLUSIVE: Deportations steer Kenya, Somalia to conflict

THE ruling by a Somali court to deport more than 20 Kenyans found to be in the country illegally is the latest episode in...

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...

NGOs tell lies to get funds, says DP Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto has said the “thirst” for donor funding has made some civil society groups “compile falsehoods” to please donors.He said some...

Burundi opposition asks U.N. to send peacekeepers quickly

A prominent Burundi opposition politician urged the United Nations on Friday to send peacekeepers quickly to help deal with rising violence, after the Security...

Can $2bn for Africa stem the refugee crisis?

A new trust fund for African leaders has been set up to stop migrants leaving for Europe. Tell us if you think it will...

Little Djibouti, the ‘Gate of Tears’; why it’s the hottest African address for big...

CHINA has made a move. It wants a piece of the action in a tiny country in the Horn of Africa. It’s a long and...

Seven nations gather in Djibouti, honor the fallen during Armistice Day ceremony

Troop formations from seven nations march around the perimeter of the barren square. Commands are called in French, and hundreds snap to attention in...

Kenya: Ombudsman asks Uhuru to sack Lands PS Maawy over inefficiency

The office of the Ombudsman wants the Lands PS fired over what it termed improper conduct through inaction, unresponsiveness, inefficiency and ineptitude. Citing 165 pending...

7 African entrepreneurs to watch out for!

In Africa today there is an entrepreneurial boom taking place – a steadily rising number of young businessmen and women who are building successful, fast growing...

Latest article

Somaliland: High-level Eritrean Delegation Arrives to Boost Bi-lateral Cooperation

His Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Somaliland, Abdurahman Abdullahi Ismail "Zeil'i", today, received a high-level delegation from Eritrea, led by Foreign...

Somalia Federal Government Expects to Sacrifice Army Lives and Not Pay Them at All

The Somalia national army (SNA) has not paid for the last four months. Not at all. The Federal government through its ministry of defense justifies...

Somaliland: Horrible Accident Denied Hodan of Her Day

Hodan Abdullahi Muhumad was to have wed on Thursday, this week. Hodan, a sister, and another bridesmaid, together with her husband, called Abdinasir (Shamsuddin) Mohamed...