Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Somalia’s politics: Dislodging predecessors and supplanting sycophants!

As denoted in the provisional constitution, Somalia is a federal, sovereign and democratic republic founded on inclusive representation of the people, a multiparty system...

Somali people are also good and trustworthy, says Nasra The Star

Churchill Show comedian Nasra Yusuf says stereotypes that Somali people are bad people is a great problem in the industry. "As a comedian, I like...

US No Longer Announcing Deaths, Damage in Somalia Airstrikes AP

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA — The U.S. military says it has carried out two new airstrikes in Somalia against the al-Shabab extremist group but will...

Al Shabaab bribing elders to have an MP in 2020 polls

As bizarre as it might sound, al Shabaab militants seem to now find a short cut to legally take over reins of power secretly...

The role of the youth towards peace-building, development and security.

More than 70% of the Somali population is youth as declared different research institutions at different times and published different places, which means they...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey ‘called Ilhan Omar personally’ to explain why the site would...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey called Rep. Ilhan Omar personally after President Donald Trump posted a video harshly criticizing her remarks on 9/11, prompting death...

African Union Peace & Security Council delegation on an assessment mission in Somalia –...

A twenty-seven-member delegation from the African Union Peace and Security Council (AU-PSC) arrived in Somalia to assess the political and security situation in the...

Suicide car bombers kill at least 17 near hotel in Somali capital city

Suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel near the headquarters of Somalia’s Criminal Investigations Department in Mogadishu on Friday, killing at...

Kenya-Somalia border dispute on UN agenda

Kenya has sought the intervention of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on the maritime border dispute with Somalia. UN Secretary General António Guterres is...

U.S. commander orders new probe into Somalia raid

WASHINGTON – The head of U.S. Africa Command has asked for an additional investigation into whether civilians were killed during a deadly August raid...

LAST WEEK NEWS

Ethiopian Airlines to start building new $5 bln airport this year...

Ethiopian Airlines will start constructing a new $5 billion airport later this year, its chief executive officer was quoted as saying on Wednesday, as...