Friday, January 18, 2019

Maersk Line to start serving to key Somali port Anadou Agency

The Maersk Line, one of the largest shipping companies in the world, is expected to start serving to Somalia’s Mogadishu Port, according to the...

AU trains security officers to curb conflict-related sexual violence in Somalia Xinhua

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Saturday it has launched an intensive training program on conflict-related sexual violence for security officers in...

Islamic State expanded operations in Somalia in 2018 – Long War Journal

Over the course of 2018, the Islamic State in Somalia (ISS) significantly expanded its operations since its first claimed attack in April 2016. In...

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...

Somalia tells UN not to interfere after expelling envoy

Somalia on Thursday told the UN Security Council not to interfere in its national affairs after expelling a UN envoy who questioned the government’s...

3 injured in mortar attack on UN compound in Somalia

Two United Nations staff members and a contractor were injured on Tuesday after seven mortars landed inside the UN compound in the Somali capital,...

Somalia says kills 30 al-Shabab militants CGTN Africa

The Somali National Army (SNA) on Sunday killed 30 al-Shabab militants, including two foreign nationals, in the southern town of Jilib, an official said. Ali...

2019 forecast: Somalia – small improvements, big challenges

Somalia has a significant year ahead, with subnational elections looming and security and economic woes likely to continue. President of the Puntland region Abdiweli Mohamed...

Grand Island Man & Woman Dead In I-80 Crash

Two people from Grand Island died in a crash on Interstate 80 near the Utica exit Friday. According to the Seward County Sheriff’s Office,...

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...