Sunday, December 15, 2019

Saudi, UAE recruiting 1000s of African mercenaries: Report

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are reportedly recruiting thousands of African mercenaries to serve in their military adventurism overseas, including the...

DFL endorses State Rep. Ilhan Omar for U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison’s congressional seat

State Rep. Ilhan Omar won the DFL Party endorsement on Sunday in the crowded race to fill U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison's seat in Congress. Omar,...

US forces accused of complicity in Somalia raid that left five civilians dead

US special forces have been accused of complicity in the deaths of civilians after five unarmed men were killed during a raid by Somali...

Despite violence, Somalia eyes a clean energy future: U.N.

Providing clean energy to Somalis, including those uprooted from their homes in the conflict-torn country, could both improve lives there and provide new opportunities...

Somalia, US and UAE relations telltale of suspicions

In February this year, Somali judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf was elected the president of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). A few weeks later, the...

Meet the founder: Mohamed Jimale from Ari.farm, Somalia Tech in Africa

We are happy to introduce you today to Mohamed Jimale, the founder of Ari.Farm, an agri / financial tech startup from Mogadishu, Somalia. 1. First of...

DP World should rethink port deals in Somalia: foreign minister

Somalia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Dubai state-owned port operator DP World DPW.DI should reconsider its contract with the breakaway region of Somaliland...

Mother and her five children killed in House fire in Mogadishu

Five children and their mother were killed in an early morning fire on Monday in Somali capital, Mogadishu. The inferno reportedly broke out at about 3am local time in Yaqshid...

Model school opened in Somalia – Gulf Times

Qatar Charity (QC) has said its office in Somalia has opened a model primary school in the town of Hudur, located in the southwestern...

Cairo follows Somali developments with concern

Following reports that the United Arab Emirates cancelled a military training programme in Somalia, Egypt’s political parties have called for Cairo to pursue “aggressive”...

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