Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Somalia: AU Forces Linked to Wedding Killings

African Union (AU) forces in Somalia (AMISOM) should impartially investigate the killing by alleged Ugandan army troops of six men at a wedding on July 31,...

Somalia, no ‘political legitimacy’ without genuine reconciliation

Out of context, all concepts and issues find themselves under the mercy of the dimwitted and exploiters. As the old saying goes, the more things...

Heavy Battle Erupts Outside Diinsoor Somalia

Heavy gun battle broke out between government forces, supported by AMISOM peacekeeping troops and Al Shabaab militants outside Diinsoor town in south of Somalia's...

Somalia: Uncomfortable Questions About AU Force in Somalia

ANALYSIS The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has launched a new offensive against al-Shabaab in Somalia. It claims to have had major strategic victories....

Somalia MPs table motion against Somalia President

More than 90 members of parliament has today lodged no confidence motion against incumbent President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. The motion which has so far garnered...

These opaque oil deals and ‘friends’ cannot be good for Somalia’s people

It is estimated that Somalia has as many as 110 billion barrels of oil and gas reserves — about half of what Saudi Arabia...

Somalia’s lone female presidential candidate mulls Finland’s “failed integration policies”

Somali-Finn Fadumo Dayib is looking to make history by becoming Somalia's first female president. Dayib, who holds masters' degrees in health care, public health and...

Coach back on Toronto soccer fields after surviving Somalia militant attack

Amid gunfire, Mohamud Hagi Ibrahim jumped from a fourth-floor hotel window in Mogadishu, Somalia, to escape an attack by the militant group al-Shabaab. Today, still bearing injuries...

KENYA DETAINS A WOMAN DUE TO SOMALIA’S SHEBAB LINKS

Kenyan police are interrogating two suspects two terror suspects who were arrested while en route to Somalia to join the Islamist militants.The country’s anti-terrorism...

Al Shabaab Suspected in Somali Hotel Blast That Killed 4 People

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang calls the attack “shocking”.T he White House condemned the attack and extended condolences to the families of the...

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Somalia: Former President Threatens Incumbent Armed Confrontation If Elections Don’t Happen on Schedule

A former President of Somalia, Ali Mahdi Mohamed, threatened the incumbent, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, that he will rather take up arms against him than...

Somaliland: Using a Solar Minigrid, Villagers Leave Behind Brackish Water

A solar array – complete with battery storage and remote monitoring and control capabilities – has been transforming brackish groundwater into fresh drinking water...

Kenyan Traders Lose KShs 8 Milion as Somalia Turns Away a Miraa Cargo Flight...

Miraa traders are up in arms after another plane ferrying 11 tonnes of the produce to Puntland in Somalia was turned back for allegedly...