Sunday, May 26, 2019

Update: At least 7 dead in suicide bombing in Somalia’s Baidoa – AP

A suicide bomber detonated in the middle of a restaurant in the Somali town of Baidoa, leaving at least seven people dead, police said...

President Uhuru chairs Cabinet meeting on maritime dispute with Somalia

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday chaired a Cabinet meeting at State House, which discussed a roadmap for resolving the maritime border dispute with Somalia...

Kenyan Public Prosecutions office says Sh34.7m wired to terrorists in Somalia, Syria Public Prosecutions

The largest chunk of the Sh34.7 million that was withdrawn from Diamond Trust Bank (DTB) was sent to Syria and Jilib in Somalia, the...

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...

Ethiopian Airlines frustrating open skies deal – Mikosz – The Star

Kenya Airways has accused Ethiopian Airlines of protectionism and government backing to become largest transfer hub for long-haul travel to Africa. KQ chief executive Sebastian...

AU mission trains medical staff on life-saving skills in combat zones – AMISOM

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Thursday it has ended a two-day course to equip military medical officers with life-saving skills in...

320,000 Somalis fled conflict and insecurity in 2018, highest in 4 years

Number of civilians who fled their homes up 50 per cent from previous year “We’re alarmed at the sharp increase in the number of civilians...

WHO seeks to contain cholera outbreak in Somalia amid decline in cases xinhua

The World Health Organization (WHO) is stepping up measures to contain cholera outbreak in Somalia amid decline in the number of cases and deaths...

At least four dead in Al Shabaab assault on Somali capital Mogadishu Reuters

Al Shabaab stormed a Somali government building in Mogadishu on Saturday, with at least four people killed in the suicide car bomb attack by...

Somali-Australians condemn ‘scourge’ of terrorism

Somali-Australians have spoken out after Friday's Bourke Street Mall incident, strongly denouncing the actions of Hassan Khalif Shire Ali. In what is being treated as...

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