Monday, August 3, 2020

Leaders fear Galmudug-Somalia federal govt row could escalate

Politicians in Somalia say the government’s decision to “cancel” a power-sharing agreement with moderate militia group Ahlu Sunnah Wal Jama’ah (ASWJ) is a threat...

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...

Second iteration of US-led, Somalia Train and Equip mission ends Defence Web

US soldiers with the 10th Mountain Division, based out of Ft. Drum, New York, recently completed training with soldiers from Somalia’s Danab (Lightning) Advanced...

President Farmaajo assures support to Somali drought victims

The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, has assured increased urgent support to drought victims across different regions following...

Locust plague spells catastrophe for millions living in underfunded East Africa

Grossly underfunded humanitarian responses across East Africa are tipping towards breaking point as a result of the recent desert locust invasion. “A humanitarian catastrophe is...

Study: Dadaab shrinks as violence, hunger declines in Somalia – Daily Nation

The number of Somalis in urgent need of food assistance has dropped by almost half, while terrorist-related deaths linked to al-Shabaab have fallen by...

UN chief regrets Somalia envoy expulsion, will send replacement

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will appoint a new envoy to Somalia, a U.N. spokesman said on Friday, after failing to convince the country...

KAMAU: United Nations linked to Al Shabaab payments

The United Nations has been accused of pouring billions to Somalia’s Al Shabaab. Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Macharia Kamau has said the UN was giving...

Cairo follows Somali developments with concern

Following reports that the United Arab Emirates cancelled a military training programme in Somalia, Egypt’s political parties have called for Cairo to pursue “aggressive”...

Joyous return for Stadium Mogadishu after 16-year wait

A long 16-year wait has finally came to an end with a sparkling new Stadium Mogadishu reopened in the Somali capital on Tuesday evening. Civil...

LAST WEEK NEWS

Save Somalia from Mohamed Farmajo, rogue MPs

Somalia is on the brink of civil war once again. The Horn of Africa nation seems to be cursed with unrealistic and vengeful a diaspora-thinking...