Saturday, December 14, 2019



World news

Archeologists Unearth Lost Town from Little-known Ancient East African Empire

The international team of archeologists conducted excavations at the site in 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2016. The Kingdom of Aksum ruled over the region between...

Opinion & Analysis

The various Layers to the Somaliland-Puntland Discord

Tensions between Somaliland and Puntland have increased over the past two years, with risks of further instability and militarisation if not adequately addressed. The...


U.S. Bureaucratic Blunder Could Cost Somalia Desperately Needed Debt Relief

U.S. ambassador considers resigning over the issue, which could harm U.S. anti-terrorism mission and aid programs there, officials say. An international push to secure sorely...

Social Issues

Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

“Liver cancer is increasing in Somalia. The liver is very vulnerable to these toxins... The danger is even worse if the person was suffering...


Somalia: Somtel Telecom executive shot dead in Galkayo

A pistol-wielding middle-aged man has shot dead the General Manager of Telecommunications Company Somtel in central Galkayo city, officials have confirmed to Garowe Online. Late Omar Mohamed Abdulle was killed in front of...


Somalia FESOJ Welcomes Somaliland Journalist Turncoats to Mogadishu

Federation of Somali Journalists (FESOJ) welcomed to Mogadishu three journalists working for the privately-owned Hadhwanaag online media who had fled their station in Hargeysa...




Ethiopia Set to Launch First Satellite into Space

Ethiopia is set to launch the very first micro-satellite into space on 17 December 2019 at 6:01am (EAT) in the morning. The launching of...