Friday, August 12, 2022
Nairobi, March 4, 2021 — Authorities in the Somali semi-autonomous region of Puntland should conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Farah Adan and hold those responsible to account, the Committee to Protect Journalists...
A car bomb exploded at a restaurant near the police academy in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Thursday evening, police said. No group immediately claimed responsibility, though Islamist al Shabaab fighters have launched a string of attacks in the city. “A...
By Mohamed Omar Hashi Electoral processes are at the core of every democratic society. These processes provide an effective mechanism for the peaceful transfer of power and the source of legitimacy for the elected representatives. Without fair and regular elections,...
President Uhuru Kenyatta with Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed at State House, Nairobi on March 23, 2017. PHOTO | PSCU The UN and other Somalia’s partners say the recent decision by Kenya and Somalia to normalise their relations will help...
By: Bazi Bussuri Sheikh Water is said to hit humans at a profoundly different level than other resources. Water experts argue that people are willing to do horrible things to each other, but they do not willingly turn off each...
The Ethiopian forces are pouring en masse in the port town of Kismayo in southern Somalia. Ahmed Madobe, the clan leader of Kismayo backed by Kenya and Ethiopia has recently announced a military operation named “Jubba River’’, which he...
Somalia’s government has imposed a night curfew in the country’s capital of Mogadishu in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus, according to local news outlets. The curfew will commence from 15th April 2020, and will be imposed...
By Hassan Mudane At least one hundred lawmakers converged together to Discuss and demand the removal of the current President Hassan Sheik Mahmoud from office in Mogadishu on Tuesday. The 130 Somali parliamentarians in a signed a statement on Tuesday demanding...
The Italian foreign minister has made a surprise visit to Somalia in an effort to renew ties, news agencies have reported. Giulio Terzi's visit to the capital Mogadishu on Tuesday is the first high-level visit from an official from Rome in two decades. Welcoming Terzi, Somalia's...
The Kenyan decision to shut down the world’s largest refugee camp of Dadab, despite all the outcries from international humanitarian organizations, is a huge favor for the residents of the camp.   Yesterday, The president of Somalia in an interview with...