Thursday, May 24, 2018

Somaliland wants Uganda recognition

The state of Somaliland, which seeks to attain international recognition has opened talks with Uganda about a consulate in Kampala. Somaliland, a tiny country in...

Guarding Somalia: UPDF tales from frontline

The battle successes registered by UPDF against al-Shabaab militants in Somalia is at a higher cost than officials previously disclosed, Daily Monitor has learnt. The...

UAE extends military reach in Yemen and Somalia

Military transport planes from the United Arab Emirates landed on the sleepy Yemeni island of Socotra last week, unloading tanks and troops as part...

Sudanese teen Noura Hussein to die for killing ‘rapist husband’

KHARTOUM Rights group Amnesty International on Thursday slammed a Sudanese court's sentencing of a teenager to death for killing her rapist husband in self-defence. Noura Hussein...

Explosion in Somalia town near Mogadishu kills seven soldiers: official

n bomb targeting soldiers in southern Somalia killed seven on Thursday, a government official said, the second such incident in two days. The incident took...

Video: Ten years on, what remains of Somalia’s ‘Pirateland’?

A decade ago, Somali pirates were frequently in the headlines for hijacking boats and holding their crews for ransom. The epicentre of the piracy crisis...

Somaliland Must Be Free

The U.S. wastes blood and treasure propping up Somalia while denying its neighbor's sovereign aspirations. Why? In 1991, following the collapse of the authoritarian Somali...

Kenya, Djibouti sign four pacts to deepen trade and bilateral links

Kenya and Djibouti have signed four agreements aimed at boosting trade and deepening bilateral links. The agreements were signed at State House, Nairobi, where President...

Analysis: Islamic State ramps up attack claims in Somalia

Over the last month, the Islamic State has conducted several assassinations inside Somalia, representing an increase in the number of attacks emanating from its...

Uhuru says Kenya cannot be safe if Somalia is unstable

Kenya last week took an indirect jab at countries engaged in military or trade deals with Somaliland and Puntland The Kenyan government has warned that...

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Somalia: PM names new ministers to complete cabinet

Somalia prime minister, Hassan Ali Khaire has appointed 6 new ministers, deputies and State ministers on Tuesday night to complete his cabinet, Garowe Online...

Turkey distributes 4,000 mosquito curtains in Djibouti

Aid is part of efforts to prevent malaria outbreak in tiny African nation Turkey’s state-run aid agency distributed 4,000 mosquito curtains in southern and northern...

US has almost reduced its reputation to zero: Erdogan

UN vote on President Donald Trump’s Jerusalem decision shows us his action was rejected worldwide, says Turkish president The decision by the U.S. to move...