Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Somalia MPs sign move to table motion of no confidence against Hassam Sheikh

Radio Dalsan has learnt that more than 139 members of Somali national assembly have signed a document aimed to table motion of no confidence...

Somalia attack: Al-Shabab ‘kills 30’ at AU military base

At least 30 people have been killed after gunmen attacked an African Union military base in southern Somalia, witnesses say. A suicide car bomber drove...

GCC condemns terror blast in Somalia

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)'s Sectary-General Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani condemned the terrorist exposition yesterday in the Somali capital, Mogadishu which led to killing...

UPDF officer killed in Somalia laid to rest

A former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) Commander turned UPDF officer who was June 17 killed in an ambush in Somalia by Al-Shabaab militants has...

Mogadishu: Suicide Bomber Targets UAE Ambassador near Turkish Embassy, 10 Killed

A suspected suicide car bomber rammed into a military vehicle believed to have been transporting UAE Ambassador and other officials near Turkish embassy in...

Saving Somalia (Again): How Reconstruction Stalled—And What to do About It

In early May 2015, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry made a historic but little noticed visit to Somalia, a country no other U.S....

Gunmen murder traditional elder in central Somalia

Unidentified gunmen have murdered a well-known Somali traditional elder in the central Somali town of Beledweyne Monday, the second elder to be killed in...

Ambassador Wigan sees hope for Somalia on Fragile States Index 2014

Her Majesty's UK Ambassador in Nairobi, Kenya, found solace in that Somalia is second up from the bottom, and not the one to trail...

Somalia leaders, UN develop tough crests against widespread public discontent

Contrary to the ebullient public statements of Ambassador Nicholas Kay, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Somalia like “Somalia is Coming...

Islamist militants say ‘killed many’ in attack on security base in Somali capital

Somali Islamist group al Shabaab claimed responsibility on Sunday for an attack on a compound where Somali intelligence officials train. "We attacked the national security...

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Kenya Finance Minister Henry Rotich Arrested for Corruption

Kenya's finance minister has surrendered himself to the police after the chief prosecutor ordered his arrest over allegations of corruption. Henry Rotich is accused of...

With Guns, Cash and Terrorism, Gulf States Vie for Power in Somalia

When a small car bomb exploded outside a courthouse in the bustling port city of Bosaso in northern Somalia, local news reports chalked it...

Somalia: Over 20 Confirmed Dead at KM4 Suicide Bomber Explosion

Reports emerging from reliable sources now confirm that over 20 people have lost their lives at and around the first security checkpoint to the...