Monday, October 14, 2019

Somalia: 26 Dead, 56 Injured, Hotel Extensively Damaged After Shabaab Siege – Jubbaland President

Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton (a Canadian) and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city...

Hodan Nalayeh of Integration TV and Husband Die In Kismayo Hotel Raid

The latest information emerging from a hotel which the Al Qaeda-linked, Al Shabaab militants raided late afternoon in the coastal Somalia city of Kismayu...

Somalia Executes 3 Over Deadly Hotel Bombing

Somalia's military says it executed three men convicted of carrying out a deadly attack on a hotel in the capital in 2017. A statement issued...

Phillipines Police Nab A Kenyan Terrorist Suspect

Philippine police have detained a Kenyan man suspected to be a member of the Al-Shabaab terror group, police announced on Tuesday. The Philippine National Police...

Ethiopia: 250 Rounded Up in After-Coup Security Sweep

More than 250 people have been arrested in Ethiopia suspected of being involved in violence last weekend described by the authorities as a failed...

ICJ Sets Kenya-Somalia Border Case Hearing To Start In September

The hearing of the maritime dispute between Kenya and Somalia will start on September 9 and run through to September 13 at the International...

Ethiopia Loses A Regional State President and Army Chief

Ethiopian army chief killed by bodyguard and regional leader dead in coup attempt. General reported as being behind armed attempt to seize power in Amhara...

Somalis Who Joined Islamic State in Syria, Iraq Want to Return to Somalia

Dozens of European citizens of Somali origin who joined the Islamic State terror group in Syria and Iraq want to go to Somalia due...

Somalia Media Unites for ‘National Interest’ Citing Dispute with Kenya

Along the lines which the few but powerful, independent media outlets in Somaliland adopted to safeguard national interests, promote peace, encourage an exchange of...

ISIS Picks Up Recruiting Activities as US Airstrikes Continue

Islamic State militants holed up in northern Somalia are recruiting fighters fast enough to offset battlefield losses despite an uptick in U.S. airstrikes in...

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Kenya: Roadside-Planted IED Kills 10 GSU Officers Near Kenya-Somalia Border

Ten police officers died Saturday evening after a police van they were traveling in ran through a suspected Improvised Explosive Device (IED) along Damajare...

Somaliland to Metamorphose to Full e-Government Functionality

In an effort to keep up to systemic ultra-modern communication, the government of Somaliland is going electronic. In being set to establish the E-Government technology...

Somalia: SRSG Appalled By Mortar Attack on UN, AMISOM Mogadishu Compounds

PRESS STATEMENT Mogadishu –The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia, James Swan, condemned today’s indirect fire attack on the United Nations and AMISOM compounds...