Thursday, July 29, 2021

Ethiopia government failing to protect people from ethnic violence: rights commission – reuters

HAWASSA, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Ethiopia’s government is failing to protect its citizens amid escalating ethnic violence that has displaced nearly a million people in...

Somalia executes 3 over deadly 2017 hotel attack

Somalia's military says it executed three men convicted of carrying out a deadly attack on a hotel in the capital in 2017. A statement issued...

AU Special Representative wishes the people of Somalia a happy Eid al-Fitr

Mogadishu, 4 June 2018 - The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, extends his warm...

U.S. conducts air strike in Somalia, says 3 militants killed

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Friday it had killed three militants after launching an air strike in Somalia against al Shabaab,...

Hijab-wearing teacher vows to leave Quebec if secularism bill becomes law

Chahira Battou said she would sooner leave Quebec than remove her hijab, a sign of her Muslim faith, and live and work in a society where her...

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...

Somali officials meet with UN experts on urbanization issues Africanews

Somali local government officials and United Nations experts have met to brainstorm on lasting solutions to the challenges brought about by rapid urbanization in...

AMISOM honours officers for outstanding service – AMISOM

Military staff officers serving in the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have been awarded medals for their outstanding contribution to the restoration of...

UK urges donors to support African Union Mission in Somalia

UK, Somalia, Italy and Ethiopia brought together international partners in support of Somalia’s security, political and economic reforms. Minister for Africa Harriett Baldwin co-hosted the...

AU Mission denies takeover of strategic town by al-Shabab

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Saturday dismissed reports that extremist group of al-Shabab has recaptured the recently liberated town of Sabiid...

News in English

Ethiopia’s Conflicts: Ethnocentrism Vs Cultural Relativism

During the second scramble for Africa in 1885-1914, the three European powers Britain, France and Italy were competing in Africa, and the Horn of...

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