Wednesday, February 20, 2019

FACT CHECK: HAVE US AIRSTRIKES IN SOMALIA TRIPLED SINCE 2016?

Warren Bass, a senior editor at the Wall Street Journal, claimed that U.S. airstrikes in Somalia against the militant group al-Shabab have tripled since...

The Forgotten Heroes of Empire: Reports States UK Neglected Colonial-Era African Soldiers It Led...

People & Power investigates the UK's scandalous neglect of its colonial-era African soldiers. During World War II, Britain mobilised a huge, now-forgotten, army of African...

Why Somaliland Could Where Others Failed: A Call to the Democratic World!

The Freedom House has recently issued its annual report about democracy in the world with a world map, where a clear distinction between democratic...

Nigeria’s Election Is Shattering Political Taboos

The issue of restructuring the country’s delicate federal system has long been off limits. Both candidates have now put it front and center, ensuring...

The Ilhan Omar Controversy Reveals a Larger Struggle Over Israel

The controversy that swirled around Congress this week after Rep. Ilhan Omar insinuated that politicians only support Israel because of donations from wealthy Jews...

AMISOM To Reduce Forward Operating Bases in Somalia

The African Union troops in Somalia will close some of their forward operating bases (FoBs) at the end of the month when further reduction...

South Sudanese Politicians’ Homes Get Renovated On Peace Deal Funds

Guardian investigation reveals government allocated money for home improvements while appealing for support from international community South Sudan’s cash-strapped government is spending almost half of...

World Leaders Own Up To Shared Responsibility On Tainted Food Deaths

‘Shared responsibility’ to stop 420,000 needless deaths from tainted food each year, UN, world leaders warn https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONkKy68HEIM Each year, food contaminated with bacteria, viruses, parasites, toxins...

Somalia Borrows On Both Hands But Wishes Debts Stricken Out

Somalia lobbies AU Summit for international debt cancellation Somali government officials, international development partners, and civil society organizations engaged in humanitarian operations in Somalia met...

Somaliland: Three Ex-Members of the Ministerial Cabinet Join Mogadishu’s Villa Somalia Side

As Mogadishu is concentrating more and more on dismantling the unified Somaliland pursuit of sovereignty restoring an independence the nation sacrificed for a 'Greater...

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Somalia Falls Into The Chinese Debt, Resources Drain Net

Fishing is one of the most highly profitable sectors across the globe and, the tuna industry alone is worth about $10 billion globally. Surveys...

Puntland Closes Somalia’s Wadajir Opposition Party Offices

The Federal Somalia State of Puntland locked up the regional offices of Somalia's Wadajir political party, Monday, on gubernatorial orders. The Governor of Nugal region...

Spectrum Says No Oil Blocks Auctioned on 7 Feb London Conference

The multi-client, seismic imaging  company, Spectrum, in a letter it addressed to the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of the federal Government of...