Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Somalia: Al Shabaab Shells Mogadishu’s Fortified Halane

Mogadishu (Somtribune) - The Somalia-based, Al-Qaeda affiliate, Al Shabaab, has today, shelled the heavily fortified Halane Compound adjacent to the capital's Turkey-managed international airport,...

Somaliland Cautions International Partners of ‘Intervention’ Against ‘Legitimate Sovereignty’

The Republic of Somaliland took umbrage of a recent statement the international development partners for Somalia and Somaliland released to express re-affirmation of '..their...

Is China Harvesting Muslim Prisoners’ ‘Halal’ Organs for Rich Saudis?

A new witness report confirms the "slaughter on-demand" of China's Muslim prisoners to provide "Halal" organs for rich Saudi customers. Shopping just got a new meaning: Welcome to death...

Somaliland ‘Will Not Delegate Its Territorial Waters to Any Other Country’

The Republic of Somaliland decried exclusion from the Saudi-driven Red Sea council despite the fact that it has the second-longest coastline along the Gulf...

Looming Impeachment Puts Trump in Company of Corrupt Mideast Leaders

Only because the masses turned against their guy did military elites step in to insist they step down. Think about that. If we think about...

Recruiters Lure Kenyan Tutors to Exploitative Labour in Somaliland

It came disguised as a once-in-a-lifetime job opportunity: a teaching job at a prestigious international school in Hargeisa, Somaliland, with a salary of Sh50,000...

Labour poised to kill off Boris Johnson’s plan for December 12 electio

Labour will whip its MPs to abstain on the vote on Monday Labour were set to kill off Boris Johnson's plan for December 12 election...

Jamaica’s Fraser-Pryce Makes History at 4th Athletics World Win

DOHA (Reuters) - Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce powered her way to 100 meters gold on Sunday to become the first person to win four gold...

Some of the Most Memorable Witty Gaffes of the Late Zimbabwean President

The Zimbabwean ex-President, Robert Mugabe, will be remembered for his great wit and his colourful language. These are some of the raw, hilarious and unforgettable...

Somalia: Charwomen from IDP Camps in Mogadishu Suffer Frequent Rape

Kaltumo Abikar (not her real name) has been raped on two separate occasions this year while seeking domestic work in houses in Mogadishu. The single...

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Somaliland Confirms 2 Covid-19 Cases

The National Preparedness Committee against Covid-19, Tuesday, confirmed two cases tested positive of the illness. The Committee announced that a national who recently came back...

Somalia Becomes 182nd Member of Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency – Press Release

Amid global uncertainty, the country’s membership is a key part of accessing international private investment capital. WASHINGTON DC, March 31, 2020 – The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency...

Khat Traders, Farmers Take a Hit Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Halima Ali Mohamud, a widow, depends on a red-stemmed, chewable green shrub to support herself and five children. “Selling khat is the only job I...