Monday, September 21, 2020
A landmine explosion Sunday killed at least 10 people and injured 13 others after it hit a passenger vehicle in the outskirts of Mogadishu. Witnesses told journalists the blast which occurred between Hawa-Abdi and Lafoole near Afgooye town claimed at...
A cleric who claimed to cure COVID-19 infected patients in Puntland is facing prosecution for what authorities said amounted to misleading the public. The prosecutor’s office said Wednesday it is opening investigation with a view to charging the preacher identified...
Press release   27/05/2015   The EU Delegation to Somalia is pleased to announce EU’s first contribution of €5 million ($6.2 million) to the Somalia Stability fund. This contribution will be used to support the Federal Government of Somalia and regional authorities rebuilding...
Rumours are surfacing that the flamboyant, ex-career army officer of Somalia, Ahmed Elmi Osman ‘Karaash’, currently serving as the Vice President of the Federal Somalia State of Puntland, is looking for wider support to hold on to his position. Reports...
The world makes much ado of people and organizations – and even governments – assisting militant, fringe organizations engaged in nefarious schemes against the larger humanity. These include ter  rorists, pirates, drug dealers, and human traffickers.  Among these the...
On Thursday, the leader of the political association (Midnimo) made a call for dialogue with the government, amid heightened tension between the opposition and the Puntland authorities. The call to President Farole’s regime by the newly formed political association (Midnimo)...
NAIROBI- Somali militants linked to al Qaeda urged Muslims to boycott Kenya's presidential election on Monday and wage jihad against the Kenyan military which sent troops into neighboring Somalia in late 2011 to help crush the rebels. The Islamist al...
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The expansion of the Somaliland’s port of Berbera is brewing tension between the Somaliland government and Somalia over the ownership of the territory. But Somaliland president Muse Behi Abdi maintains that Somalia should at all costs keep off his country’s...
Former Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre announced on Saturday that he will run for the presidency in the next year's election. “It is clear that our country has made a progress over the last 2 decades. I have served...