Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Presence of Non-Amisom Troops in Somalia of Grave Concern to Opposition Parties

Somalia opposition parties have issued a statement in which they expressed grave concern over the increasing presence of non-AMISOM troops from the Ethiopian National...

Somalia Coronavirus Situation: 1 Hospital for 15 Million in Worst Prepared Country

With only one dedicated COVID-19 hospital for 15 million people, Somalia is bracing for a catastrophic coronavirus outbreak, doctors warn. The single hospital equipped for...

The UN’s FAO and USAID Illegally Move DLCO-EA Headquarters from Hargeisa to Mogadishu

The federal government of Somalia has announced a Anti Desert Locust operations to start in what it called Somalia’s regional member states, including the...
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Covid-19: Kenya Closes Tanzania, Somalia Borders

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday ordered the closure of borders with Tanzania and Somalia as cross-border Covid-19 infections continued to rise. The President also extended...
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Somalia: Top Two Puntland Leaders at Loggerheads Over Admin Issues Again

A disturbing administrative schism has again surfaced between the President and Vice President of the Somalia Federal State of Puntland, Saeed Abdullahi 'Deni' and...

No Airstrikes in Somalia for Five Weeks, but AFRICOM Says al-Shabab Fight Continues

U.S. Africa Command hasn’t launched an airstrike in Somalia in five weeks, the longest halt in more than a year, as torrential rains complicate...

Dealing with COVID-19 in Somalia and Somaliland Amidst an Ongoing Humanitarian Crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented global crisis. Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is doing all it can to respond in Somalia and...

14 May Coronavirus Update for Somaliland and Somalia

The two ministries of health of the Republic of Somaliland and Somalia have both, today, updated status of coronavirus in their respective countries. Somaliland made...

Somalia: ‘We Are Used to a Virus Called Bombs’

The coronavirus will ravage a resilient Somalia—with ripples far beyond its borders. For close to three decades, Somalia has been spinning on a crisis carousel:...

Somalia May 12 Coronavirus Update Records Highest Incidences

The Somali health ministry on Tuesday confirmed 81 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours bringing the total number of...

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Somalia: Puntland’s Minister for Agriculture Dies of Coronavirus in Mogadishu

Puntland minister has succumbed to Coronavirus, the Federal State confirmed on Monday, amid escalating cases of the disease in the Horn of Africa country. Ismail...

Somalia: President Deni Accuses Federal Somalia of Undue Interferences in Somaliland Republic

President Saeed Abdullahi Deni of Federal Somalia State of Puntland accused federal Somalia leaders of undue political interferences inside the unrecognized but sovereign state...
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Somaliland: General Foohle laid to Rest in State Funeral

Hargeisa (Somtribune) - Brigadier-General Abdirahman Liban Ahmed 'Foohle', was laid to rest at the Rawda cemetery on the eastern suburbs of Hargeisa Monday. A state...