Friday, November 15, 2019

Rep. Ilhan Omar raises $830K for re-election campaign

Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar raised more than $830,000 for her re-election bid in the first three months of 2019, according to a campaign finance...

Al-Shabab Claims Killing of Somali Deputy Attorney General

The al-Shabab militant group claimed responsibility for the assassination of Somalia's deputy attorney general on Wednesday in Mogadishu. Authorities say the attack took place in...

Somalia’s “see and wait policy“towards the maritime melt down with Kenya is commendable

The two neighboring countries have had long-lucrative and plausible relations, whether it’s diplomatic, business, social intermingling, and others. Kenya hosts the largest refugee camps...

Somali Prime Minister meets Sudanese President, discuss bilateral relations

Somali Prime Minister H. E. Hassan Ali Khaire on Tuesday met with the Sudanese President, H. E Omar Al Bashir a day after attending...

Somalia Vision 2020: One Man One Vote: Challenges and Recommendations

Somalia’s experience with political parties dates back to the 1940s. In 1947, the Somali Youth League (SYL), one of the country’s first political parties,...

New UN envoy seeks lasting progress on peace, prosperity in Somalia Xinhua

MOGADISHU, June 25 (Xinhua) -- Newly appointed special representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia, James Swan arrived in Mogadishu on Tuesday, vowing to...

Dr. Habeeb: Raising the standard for mental health care in Somalia

Mogadishu - In 2005, Dr. Abdirahman Ali Awale – or Dr. ‘Habeeb’ as he is commonly known – was walking down a street in...

Dur-Dur Band review: Somalia’s disco stars are back in the groove

Back in the Eighties, when Mogadishu was swinging and Somalia was stable, Dur-Dur Band was the most disco-tastic band in the land. A musical...

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,...

20-year-old victim dies following Etobicoke shooting

A man has died following a Dec. 21 shooting in Etobicoke that sent three victims to hospital. Cimran Farah, 20, of Toronto died on Thursday...

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