Friday, August 12, 2022
Historically throughout all the times; business people were known to exploit and show antics of opportunism during the trying and tough times a certain society is going through; whether it’s during a war, drought, inflation or political instability. Throughout...
Photo: Young girls line up at a feeding centre in Mogadishu, 2017. (Credit: UN Photo/Tobin Jones). International aid in Somalia is going to be crucial in the country’s fight against COVID-19. But in a complex context with a chequered history...
NAIROBI, Kenya — Somalia’s president has promised his Kenyan counterpart a “thorough investigation” into the deadly crash of a Kenyan plane carrying medical supplies in Somalia, while one Somali official asserts that the aircraft was shot down. Six people...
By T. Roble A section of lawmakers booed and jeered at President Mohamed Farmaajo Saturday as he rose to address the last session of the 11th Parliament during its official opening pushing for a universal vote in the upcoming polls. The lawmakers...
The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a $55 million International Development Assistance (IDA)* grant to support Somalia’s economic recovery through continued fiscal and other economic policy reforms. The policies will strengthen fiscal management and promote inclusive private...
Project Up supports young Black Muslim women in Kitchener-Waterloo. By Chelby Daigle Unleashing Potential: Ontario Trillium Foundation Funds Project for Young Black Muslim Women in Kitchener-Waterloo Project Up (Unleashing Potential) was founded in the Kitchener-Waterloo region by a team of young Black...
Al-Qaeda-linked armed group al-Shabab controls large parts of south and central Somalia Villagers took up arms to defend their livestock against the armed group in central Somalia, officials say. Dozens of people have died following clashes between villagers and al-Shabab...
The United States urges President Farmaajo and Somalia’s national leadership to act now to resolve the political impasse that threatens Somalia’s future and find agreement with Federal Member State leaders to allow the conduct of parliamentary and presidential elections...
By Dr. Mohamud Uluso Somali patriots, including moderate Islamists are haunted by how candidate Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo” fooled them when they enthusiastically took to the streets of Mogadishu to celebrate his election in February 2017, and to the media chanting...
Dr Ubah stands in front of the emergency pediatric room in Mogadishu's Banadir Hospital in January 2021. Photo: IOM/Spotlight For Dr Ubah Farah Ahmed, returning to Somalia was not an easy decision to make, but she knew it was the right...