Saturday, June 19, 2021

How Al Shabaab infiltrated Garissa University before attack

Failure to act on prior warnings about an impending infiltration and attack of Garissa University College by terrorists facilitated the 2015 raid by Al...

Man arrested while seeking directions to Somalia detained

A man who was asking for directions to Somalia has been arrested in Mandera on suspicion that he was on his way to join...

As Ilhan Omar endures anti-Muslim racism, most lawmakers in Congress remain silent Thinkprogress

An Islamophobic display at the West Virginia statehouse Friday has drawn little outrage from her fellow House members. The West Virginia statehouse on Friday allowed...

Kenya and Somalia row over offshore rights is rooted in the carve up of...

The borderlines separating Kenya and Somalia were first drawn in the late 19th century. Like everywhere else on the continent, this was the work...

Why grassroot reconciliation can speed up rebuilding of Kenya’s neigbour Somalia

I was at a restaurant in Mogadishu in 2014 when a man approached me and unexpectedly confessed to having been part of the gang...

NGOs call upon the government to take stern measures to protect women and girls...

Garowe-03 March 2019: National and International Civil Society Organizations operating in Somalia have expressed concerns on increased incidents of sexual violence in Puntland, calling the newly...

Somalia Militia Claims 47 Soldiers Killed in Army Bases Attack Bloomberg

Al-Shabaab, the Somalia-based al-Qaeda-linked extremist Islamist group, claimed its fighters killed 47 government soldiers during a Saturday attack on two Somali army bases, the...

Political consensus in Somalia must be “preserved and indeed deepened,” says UN envoy Xinhua

UNITED NATIONS, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- The "broad political consensus" reached in September that ended a two-year stalemate in Somalia, an impoverished, war-torn eastern...

AU, IGAD AND UN SENIOR REPRESENTATIVES ENGAGE WITH STAKEHOLDERS ON JUBALAND’S ELECTORAL PROCESS

Senior representatives of the African Union (AU), the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the United Nations (UN) travelled to Kismayo today to engage...

Somalia’s Debt Relief: a perfect pathway to sustained poverty reduction 

The history of Somalia's debt can be traced back to the revolutionary government led by Mohamed said Barre in the period 1970s to 1980s....

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At least 15 killed in Somalia suicide bombing claimed by militants

At least 15 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide bombing in the Somali capital that targeted recruits who were lined up outside...

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