Thursday, June 4, 2020

Somalia: Mogadisho Lays Slain Mayor/Governor to Rest Amid Fresh Speculation

The late Engineer Abdirahman Osman 'Yarisow' was laid to rest today at the grounds of the Police Academy, Mogadishu, Somalia. https://twitter.com/HarunMaruf/status/1157944000634134529?s=20 The body of the Ex-Mayor...

Somalia: Burundi Looses 6 More Peacekeepers to Al Shabaab

At least six soldiers from East African country of Burundi, were killed in an attack near Somali capital Mogadishu, an official said. The soldiers were...

Somalia: President Farmajo More of an Ally to Terrorism Than Against It

Somalia's president is no ally against terrorism When Somalia’s largely appointed Parliament and Senate elected Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, or Farmajo as he is better known, president, there...

Somalia: Puntland Wants to Find Out How Complicit Qatar Was in Bosaso Bombing

Puntland government has called for “credible” investigation over New York Times report on Qatar’s role in a terrorist bomb attack in Bosaso city, the...

Somalia: Suicide Bomber Targeting UN SRSG Swan Misses, Injures Mayor, Kills DCs, Directors

According to a statement issued by Al Shabaab Spokesperson, Abu Mus'ab, this afternoon's suicide bomber raid on the Municipality seat, the Mayor/Governor's office, of...

Qatar Denies Hand in Somalia Bombing, Accuses UAE of Manipulation, ‘Control in Exchange for...

Qatar, in an attempt, to deny that it had been behind destabilization, bombing incidents in Somalia, and especially in the Somalia Federal State of...

Somalia: Over 20 Confirmed Dead at KM4 Suicide Bomber Explosion

Reports emerging from reliable sources now confirm that over 20 people have lost their lives at and around the first security checkpoint to the...

Inner City Press Blows Alarming Whistle on UNCDF, UN Agencies Recruitment, Dispensation Practices

Typical of UN and international agencies working in Somalia, Somaliland, presently, all top positions are run by foreign nationals: Head of Mission, Country Director,...

Somalia: Al Shabaab Picks Up Operations, Visibility

Determined to re-emerge as the only credible force to reckon with in business, in social activities and in security, the Al-Qaeda affiliated Somalia-based Al-Shabaab...

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...

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New Charges for Former Minneapolis Police Officers as Protests Persist for the killing of...

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The three Minneapolis police officers who failed to intervene while George Floyd was killed were charged on Wednesday with aiding...

Somaliland: Covid19 Update for June 3

The Ministry of Health Development of the Ministry of Health Development of the Republic of Somaliland has, today, Wednesday, made it known that 18...

Somalia: Puntland Rejects Clan-based Election Model

The much-anticipated polls in Somalia suffered yet another blow on Monday, with Puntland President Said Abdullahi Deni rejecting the popular clan-based electoral model, which...