Saturday, September 21, 2019

It’s Time the Pentagon Finds an Alternative to Djibouti

The United States need not leave Djibouti, but it is time to consider a Plan B for otherwise a single whisper from Beijing to...

Somalia Spurns AU Commission Call on Briefing on Maritime Row with Kenya

Somalia has rejected the Commission of the African Union invitation to a briefing on the maritime row with Kenya. Instead, it has expressed confidence in...

Somalia: Kenya Accused of Blowing Up the 12th Hormuud Telecom Station

Hormuud Telecom, a leading telecommunications company in Somalia, accused Kenya of repeatedly targeting its relay stations along or near the border between Somalia and...

Jubaland Election Results Mired by Conflicting Regional Interests

Regional interests shaped Thursday’s elections in Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Jubaland, with two people claiming to have won the presidency. On Thursday, Jubaland’s politicians held...

Kenya: Fire Razes Githurai Furniture Shops

Traders are counting losses after property of unknown value was destroyed in an early morning fire that started at a furniture shop at Githurai...

Somalia: AU Moves to Plug Security Loopholes at Mogadishu Airport

Spotlight Turns To Firms Operating In The International Airport As Government Closes In On Moles The African Union mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the government...

Al-Jazeera Re-Opens in Sudan

Sudan has allowed Qatari broadcaster Al-Jazeera to reopen its Khartoum office, which they had shut down in May, the channel's director in the Sudanese...

Terrorism survivors: ‘The terrorists killed many people in front of us’

To mark the International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, on 21 August, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region...

Egypt hosts Sudan protest leaders ahead of landmark deal

Egypt wrapped up a two-day summit with Sudan's main protest leaders Tuesday, its foreign ministry said, days before they are due to sign an...

Deyda Hydara’s daughter: ‘I am still crying’ for murdered Gambian journalist

At Gambia’s Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission(TRRC) on July 22, army officer Lieutenant Malick Jatta named former President Yahya Jammeh as the mastermind behind the murder of prominent editor Deyda Hydara...

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Did President Farmajo of Somalia Cancel Planned Visit to U.S.?

Somalia President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, has cancelled his planned trip to New York this week as the Horn of Africa nation faces political crisis...

The UAE Will Triumph Over Iran in the Next Middle Eastern War

As Iranian bluster again increases, it could very well be Abu Dhabi that teaches Tehran a permanent lesson. The eleventh annual Council on Foreign Relations’...

Somaliland: Frankincense Dates Back to Biblical Days

Franincense was as good as gold im ancient times Early civilizations used camels to transport frankincense along the global trade routes. It was one of...