Monday, May 27, 2019

Kenya: Somalia National Found Guilty Of Assaulting Kenyan Politician

Somali national has been found guilty of assaulting a Kenyan politician and causing him permanent disability. Makadara Law Court Resident Magistrate Eunice Kimaiyo ruled that...

Somaliland: When Moral Values Beat Material Interest

Back in 2013, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) hired me from Baltimore, Maryland, USA and posted me to Hargeisa to help the Somaliland...

Raila Odinga Hosts Somaliland Delegation Days After Somalia Minister, MPs Blocked Entry

This was days after three members of Somalia delegation were denied entry at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, raising questions about Nairobi's relationship with Mogadishu. Those...

Three in four children in Puntland face acute food shortages, warns Save the Children

Just one in four children in Puntland, Somalia, has access to sufficient food, a new assessment by Save the Children reveals today (Thursday). These...

AFRICOM Executes an Airstrike in Puntland

The United States military said on Thursday "two terrorists" were killed in a drone strike against pro-Islamic State fighters in northeastern Somalia. The US Africa...

UN Official Asks International Partners to Energize Somalia ‘Upward Trajectory’

...encouraged by ‘Somaliland’ President Muse Bihi's remarks on 18 May expressing his readiness to promote peace with Puntland, including through the exchange of prisoners,...

Other Countries Stow Row Behind Kenya, Somalia Dispute

The oil and turf disputes are boiling over amid a surge in the activities of foreign countries in Somalia, which Kenya flagged as a...

Somalia: Ex-Minister Elabe Among 9 Killed in Mogadishu Suicide Bomb

Militant group Al Shabab exploded a suicide car bomb and killed at least nine people, including Somalia’s former foreign minister, near the presidential palace...

US Court Jury Finds Somalia’s Colonel Tukeh Guilty as Torturer

A jury has found a northern Virginia man who once served as a colonel in the Somali Army responsible for torturing a man more...

Kenya Honors Somaliland Delegation, Turns Away Somalia Minister, MPs

The government of Kenya, Monday, turned away a member of the Somalian Cabinet of Ministers and two MPs at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport while,...

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As Amal Clooney brings charges against the Islamic State to the French courts, her husband, George Clooney, is opening up about the frequent security risks...

Somalia: Farmaajo Gives JKIA A Wide Berth Fearing Humiliation

Following the latest incident where three top government officials from Somalia were blocked from entering Kenya, President Mohammed Farmaajo on Friday avoided Nairobi on...

Israelis Protest Against PM Netanyahu, Proposed Immunity Legislation

Tens of thousands of Israelis gathered in the central city of Tel Aviv on Saturday, protesting proposed legislation granting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu immunity...