Sunday, January 19, 2020

Somalia: 16 of the More Critical Blast Cases Airlifted to Turkey

Again, Turkey came to the aid of the critically wounded at yesterday's VBIEM blast at the ex-Control Checkpoint at Mogadishu west. It did not only...

Somalia Elections: Qatar Plans to Keep Its Team in Power

Director of Somalia’s Intelligence agency has already hatched a plot to rig the upcoming elections in favor of the man the State of Qatar...

Somalia: Mogadishu Governor Makes Insensitive Comment Over 200+ Killed, Injured

The Benadir regional governor, who doubles up as the Mayor of Federal Somalia capital, Mogadishu, Omer Mohamed Mohamoud 'Finish' was reported as saying that...

Somalia: British Risk Advisory Investigates HornConnect Contract

According to our information, the British firm Risk Advisory Group (RAG), whose founder and CEO is Bill Waite, is conducting an audit of the media company HornConnect's contract...

Somalis Fight Worst Locust Invasion in Decades by Eating Them

Somalis battling the worst invasion of locusts in 25 years have resorted to eating the insects to stop them from destroying crops. Local media reports have shown...

‘We Were Able to Secure Debt Relief for Somalia’ – Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Announces

Somali-American Congresswoman Ilhan Omar has announced a deal was reached Tuesday to cancel Somalia’s debt but it remained unclear if the cancellation is on...

Worst Desert Locust Invasion in 25 Years Hits Areas in Somalia, Somaliland

Desert locusts are destroying tens of thousands of hectares of crops and grazing land in Somalia in the worst invasion in 25 years, the...

Somalia: How One Man’s Covert Mission Faulted US Strategy Towards Somali Military

From the beginning, the well-coordinated US-led efforts to rebuild a strong army for post-war Somalia appeared to be more promising than it could have...

Somalia: Ambassador Madeira, AMISOM Commander Visit Wounded Peacekeepers at Nairobi Hospital

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) senior leadership on Monday visited peacekeepers receiving treatment at various medical facilities in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi. The officials...

Somalia’s Farmajo Maneuvers to Carve Up Somaliland to Shore Up Waning Popularity

The Somalian president Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo is doing everything it takes to hold on to power. On 10 December, he invited his most loyal MPs to...

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Somalia: President Deni Sidelines VP Karaash Curtailing His Powers

Rumours are surfacing that the flamboyant, ex-career army officer of Somalia, Ahmed Elmi Osman 'Karaash', currently serving as the Vice President of the Federal...

Somaliland: Ambassador Fender Sees Wide Support for VMC Proposals

Ambassador Ben Fender of the United Kingdom to Somalia and Somaliland, concluding a visit to the Republic of Somaliland, expressed hope that support for...

Somalia: Al Shabaab Keeps up Pressure in Bold Raids on UN-Backed Villa Somalia Government

The militant Qaeda-linked group, Al Shabaab, keeping up the pressure on the weak, UN-backed federal government at Villa Somalia attacked Afgooye on Friday evening,...