Monday, January 20, 2020

Rewriting the narrative of women in Somali community

For decades, the highly patriarchal Somali community has locked out many women from participating in practically all fields of life, shoving them into the...

Shabab militants from Somalia may have received help from Kenyans for deadly Manda Bay...

U.S. Africa Command officials believe that al-Shabab militants from Somalia crossed the border into Kenya to conduct an attack on U.S. and Kenyan forces earlier...

East Africa: Civic Space Shrinking

Clear patterns of government repression against peaceful protesters, activists, and journalists emerged across the East and Horn of Africa region during 2018, Human Rights...

New York man charged with threatening to kill Muslim U.S. lawmaker Ilhan Omar

A 55-year-old New York man has been arrested and charged with threatening to assault and murder Democratic Representative Ilhan Omar, a Muslim U.S. Congress...

Suicide car bombing in Somalia’s capital wounds at least 4

A Somali police officer says at least four people are wounded after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle outside the compound of a...

Joint Communique Following The State Visit By President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed To Burundi

1. At the invitation of His Excellency Pierre Nkurunziza, President of the Republic of Burundi, His Excellency Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (Farmajo), President of the Federal...

Kenya Airways puts off direct flights to Mogadishu indefinitely

Kenya Airways has postponed the launch of its direct flight from Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) to the Somali capital Mogadishu indefinitely. The national...

Ethiopia humiliates Somalis one more time!

Abiy’s nefarious actions against the credulous Somalis is overwhelming and becoming intractable. The prime minister of Ethiopia tends and maintains downgrading and belittling the...

UN condemns brutal murder of Somali girl after rape, torture Xinhua

The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) on Wednesday condemned the brutal murder of 12-year-old girl Aisha Ilyes Aden after being kidnapped, raped and tortured in...

Cagjar and Shide Exhilarate Amhara and Fizzle out Somalis!

The Somali region has been bemoaning decades and decades for marginalization, ransacking, oppression, meddling from the Ethiopian federal government. Ethiopia tends and insists to...

LAST WEEK NEWS

Turkish workers wounded in deadly al-Shabab car bombing

At least four people have been killed and 15 others wounded in a suicide car bomb attack claimed by the al-Shabab group near the...