Sunday, September 23, 2018

The ailing Muslim conscience: It’s time to reclaim the Islam of inclusivity

A volcanic schism dominates the landscape in the Islamic world. Sectarian civil wars rage in Syria, Iraq, and Libya. Yemen is the worst humanitarian disaster...

Somalia voices support to Turkey’s Afrin campaign

Ethiopia - Somalia on Friday expressed its support for Turkey's military operation in Syria's Afrin. Foreign Minister Ahmed Awad spoke to Anadolu Agency on the...

Prime Minister Khaire: Somalia’s Return to Global Stage is Inevitable

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire today called for an accelerated debt relief to help Somalia to implement its ambitious reforms, noting that Somalia’s...

Somalia set to establish regulatory body for telecom industry

The Somali government said on Wednesday it will establish the first-ever ICT body, the National Communications Authority (NCA), to help regulate the country's telecommunication...

Somalia lures defectors in new push against insurgents

As an undercover operative for Somalia’s al Shabaab militia, Nasteh spied on the insurgent group’s senior commanders to ensure their loyalty and planned bombings...

Al Shabaab attacks in Lamu diverting KDF’s attention from Somalia, experts warn

On June 5, 2014, about 50 heavily armed militants stormed Mpeketoni Town in Lamu County and killed 60 people, the massacre was then linked...

US sees link between Kenyan male identity and Shabaab recruitment

The US State Department is offering to fund a nearly USD600,000 (Sh61,600,000) programme which seeks to address a perceived link between Kenyan male identity...

Security agents grapple with increased Shabaab attacks in Lamu

Security agents are grappling with the resurgence of Al-Shabaab attacks in Lamu County. The militants have turned the county into a playground, often launching explosives...

Al-Shabaab destroys telcom mast in Mandera – Daily Nation

Al-Shabaab militants destroyed a Hormuud Telecom communication mast located in Elwak, Mandera County, on Saturday at 2am, disrupting communication in the area. The town is...

Bring Kenyan troops home from Somalia

On January 15, 2016, Kenyans reacted with anger and horror at the news that Al-Shabaab militants had attacked Kenyan troops at a military outpost...