Thursday, February 25, 2021
Muslim women and children in Lamu in northeast Kenya. Al-Shabaab’s recruitment of female members is most evident in coastal and northeastern counties. Photo by Eric Lafforgue/Art in All of Us/Corbis via Getty Images The direct involvement of women and girls...
Somaliland, through its ties with Kenya and like minded nations in Africa, will push for international recognition. In Summary • Through stronger ties with Kenya, Somaliland will not only benefit from the mutual friendship, but it will also strengthen our resolve...
Kenya, Somaliland teams move to tie-up plans for a consul in Hargeisa. A strong delegation from Somaliland held discussions with the Kenya Head of Public Service in Nairobi as efforts to solidify diplomatic relations between the two countries went a notch higher. The Somaliland...
Suspicion as President Uhuru Kenyatta sent Suna East Member of Parliament Junet Mohamed to the Republic of Somaliland to lead a delegation in a high profile meeting. The outspoken Suna East lawmaker and the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) Director of...
Somaliland, which has restored its independence from the Union with Somalia, is on a mission to initiate relationships with regional states as it pushes for recognition at the African Union and the United Nations. Last year, Somaliland held a conference...
Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta (left) shakes hands with the opposition leader Raila Odinga in March, 2018 Simon Maina/AFP via GettyImages On March 9, 2018 Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta and the leader of the main opposition, Raila Odinga, surprised their supporters when...
By AGGREY MUTAMBO Kenya has won the UN Security Council seat after beating Djibouti in second round of voting  Thursday. The contest between Kenya and Djibouti headed to the second round of voting Thursday after the first phase saw Nairobi’s victory...
In August 2018, Somaliland President Musa Bihi appointed me to come and head the Liaison office in Nairobi. My previous mission was in the United Arab Emirates where I played a similar role as head of the embassy in Dubai. In...
In just under a month, Kenya will be on the ballot for one of the five vacant slots reserved for non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council. Kenya’s bid follows a resounding endorsement by the African Union in...
A woman walks past a police armed vehicle in Eastleigh - Nairobi’s “little Mogadishu” Photo by Billy Mutai/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty The economic impact of COVID-19 is being felt across the world. This also applies to refugees. For about eight years a team of...