Saturday, September 19, 2020

Kenyan Somali refugees claim they are denied citizenship rights

In a restaurant in Eastleigh, a noisy Nairobi suburb, Shariff Omar, a Kenyan Somali, reaches for a brown folder. "I have managed to get some...

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The largest chunk of the Sh34.7 million that was withdrawn from Diamond Trust Bank (DTB) was sent to Syria and Jilib in Somalia, the...

Somalia releases jailed ex-minister and government critic

Somalia has released without charge a former minister and critic of the government who spent two days in jail after being arrested for alleged...

Heathrow passengers saved a Somali man from deportation – his victim says she’s re-traumatised

A convicted rapist and refugee from Somalia was due to be deported before well-intentioned passengers on a Heathrow flight to Turkey intervened. Now his victim,...

Somalia: Troop drawdown risks reversal of AMISOM gains

Security and the planned elections in Somalia in 2020 could be in jeopardy as the country continues to face increased terror attacks blamed on...

Kenya-Somalia tensions: Uhuru sends Matiang’i to meet Farmaajo

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday agreed to send a delegation of security chiefs to meet his Somali counterpart Mohamed Farmaajo, in a move that...

Somalia’s capital returns to an unpredictable new normal

Earlier this year, President Trump declared parts of Somalia a warzone. Since then, the U.S. has conducted dozens of drone strikes trying to stop...

Turkish NGO builds educational complex in Somalia – Anadolu Agency

A Turkish-based aid agency built an educational complex for orphans in Somalia, according to a statement on Tuesday The Deniz Feneri Association said the complex...

Top Al-Shabaab commander surrenders

SNA commander Ahmed Mohamed Tredishe said Bishar Mumin Afrah surrendered at Hiran in Central Somalia. Gen Tredishe told the Somali National News Agency (Sonna) that...

Al Shabaab fighters seize town in central Somalia – residents – Reuters

Somalia’s militant Islamist group al Shabaab has retaken a small town in the centre of the country after it was abandoned by government troops,...

LAST WEEK NEWS

The intermittent meeting among the FG and FMS made the nation...

Before we undertake the gist of the topic, it is vitally important to elucidate what we mean when we discuss about “federalism”. In defining...