Saturday, September 21, 2019

Somali protesters urge India to release 119 ‘pirates’

Somali protesters have expressed outrage over reports emerging in India that 50 out of 119 detained Somalis suspected of being pirates could face the...
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Somalia: NISA Director Boots His Two High-ranked Deputies Out

The Somalia Director of Intelligence, Hussein Osman Hussein, today, booted out both Deputy Directors of the National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA). The Director asked...

Somalia: Al Shabaab destroys second district office in as many weeks

A suicide car bomb rammed into a local government office in Somalia’s capital on Monday, killing at least six people in an attack claimed...

Somalia: Senior Universal Somali TV Reporter Killed in Mogadishu Blast

The Somali-owned Universal Satellite Television interrupted its programmes to announce the death of veteran journalist Awil Dahir Salad. The announcement stated that the senior reporter died...

How do you solve a problem like Somalia?

This Thursday, the great and the good will descend on London to discuss Somalia, a country that has topped the Fragile States Indexfor eight...

A history of Diego Maradona’s epic use of cocaine and other drugs

Diego Maradona always finds a way of grabbing the headlines and he did so once again with his performance in the stands as Argentina...

Somali pirates take over Somali vessel to use as floating base – police

Pirates have seized control of a Somali fishing boat to use as a base from which to attack larger ships, police said on Friday,...

Over 100 arrested, shops vandalized in Leipzig amid PEGIDA wing birthday demonstrations (VIDEO)

Demonstrations attended by hundreds of people celebrating the one-year anniversary of right-wing PEGIDA’s local Leipzig branch were marred by violence, as dozens of hooligans...

Kenya charges four people over recruitment for al Shabaab

Kenya charged four men on Monday over recruitment of youths to join the Somali Islamist militant group al Shabaab that has been carrying out...

Villa Somalia Claims Al-Shabaab Spends $100K Per Mogadishu Explosion

The government is now questioning who funds Al-Shabaab attacks. Questions are now emerging as to where and who has the financial muscle and the what...

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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...

Global gateway: Somaliland upgrades its window to the world

 Since declaring independence from Somalia 28 years ago, Somaliland has struggled with a lack of investment, poverty and poor infrastructure. But a project to expand...