Sunday, February 18, 2018

Somaliland Independence: How to Save Lives and Create Peace

Imagine that you are in a nice, grassy park, sitting on a bench, looking out at a river. There’s bustling shipping economy, and within...

Letter between Tony Blair and Colonel Gaddafi revealed as part of documents seized following...

Tony Blair wrote to then Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to thank him for the co-operation between the two nations’ counter-terrorism services, at a time...

Boko Haram Attacks Cameroon for Supplies

On Cameroon’s northern border with Nigeria, reports say Boko Haram fighters have been stealing food and animals from farmers for the past few weeks. Most of...

Nigerians turn out in numbers for crunch election

Voters head to polls to choose their president against a backdrop of violent attacks by armed group Boko Haram. http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1 Polling stations have opened in Nigeria,...

Egypt’s Sisi pardons 100 prisoners, including Al Jazeera journalists

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pardoned 100 prisoners including three Al Jazeera television journalists on Wednesday, a day before he plans to head to...

The horrors of modern slavery, in numbers

Modern slavery is a hidden crime, yet it’s happening right under our noses, in every part of world. In fields, factories, building sites, brothels...

Mexico captures most wanted drug kingpin ‘La Tuta’

Mexican authorities have captured the top leader of a major drug cartel, who has been wanted for years, Al Jazeera has learned. Servando Gomez Martinez,...

US halting UAV flights from Djibouti?

The United States has inactivated its only General Atomics MQ-1 Predator unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) squadron in Africa, raising doubts over the ongoing use...

Putin announces Russia will pull most of its military from Syria

President Vladimir Putin announced Monday that Russia would begin withdrawing the “main part” of its military from Syria, a surprise potential end to a...

General Assembly awards first-ever UN Nelson Mandela Prize to nationals of Namibia and Portugal

The President of the United Nations General Assembly announced today that the first-ever United Nations Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize will be awarded to Dr....

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Ethiopia’s leadership race: Lemma Megersa at the front

The surprise resignation of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has got some people looking at Oromo leader Lemma Megersa as a potential successor Until recently,...

Ethiopia vows no military takeover amid latest emergency

Ethiopia’s defense minister on Saturday ruled out a military takeover a day after the East African nation declared a new state of emergency amid...
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Dahabshiil Group CEO calls on Somali Youth Empowerment at 1st Somaliland International Marathon Run

Mr. Abdirashid Mohamed Said Dualeh, CEO of Dahabshiil Group of Companies has called on fellow businessmen, community leaders and members of the general public...