Monday, August 20, 2018

More than two million Muslims begin hajj pilgrimage

More than two million Muslims from around the globe on Sunday started the hajj pilgrimage at Islam's holiest sites in Saudi Arabia, one of...

Muslim pilgrims flock to Mecca ahead of haj – Reuters

Hisham Mostafa briefly forgot the war in Syria and his financial worries as he looked upon Islam’s holiest sites for the first time, standing...

UNCHR assists 2,000 Somalis in voluntary return from Yemen – Info Migrants

The UN Refugee Agency (UNCHR) said it has facilitated the voluntary return of more than 2,000 Somali refugees from Yemen, through a program called...

Transformation Euphoria in the Horn of Africa

The political transformation in the Horn of Africa is arguably the most counterintuitive development in the 21st century so far. Ethiopia has steered away from...

Applause and Paramount Journey of Farmajo to Djibouti!

His Excellency President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is travelling today to Djibouti in order to thaw the diplomatic ties and bounce back the diplomatic relation...

Somali government’s decision to side with Saudi Arabia against Canada backfired.

As they say politics does not have a permanent friend but it actually has a permanent interest. Today’s world politics is unpredictable and getting...

Relentless and audacious Ethiopian outpost becomes blowback and the Somali Region takes the ash

When Abiy was elected as the new prime minister of Ethiopia earlier April this year, he embarks to immerse profoundly unprecedented and slash reform...

SOMALIA: RESPECT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS VITAL FOR FUTURE ELECTIONS – UN REPORT

GENEVA / MOGADISHU – A UN report has urged Somalia to build on the significant gains made in its peace process in the last...

Somali Prime Minister welcomes high-level Eritrean delegation in Mogadishu

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire received a high-level delegation from Eritrea including foreign minister, H. E. Ahmed Saleh and adviser to President of...

Brief Background information of National Economic Council Advisory Members

The National Economic Council, which Government has officially launched on Saturday consist of nine Advisory Members including five Somali nationalities  Somali members: Dr. Ali Issa Abdi...