5 Multi-Millionaires From Somalia You Should Know

Somalia, a failed state in East Africa, has an extremely hostile political and business environment. But its people, the Somalis, are...
Monday, October 19, 2020

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Mali President Keita arrested by mutinying soldiers

Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was arrested on Tuesday by mutinying soldiers in the capital Bamako, two security sources told the Media.

Ethiopia reads mischief in Egypt plan for Somaliland military base

Ethiopia on Monday warned Egypt against establishing any military base that would pose a security threat to the East African region.

Uganda’s Museveni seeks re-election to extend rule to four decades

Uganda’s long-serving President Yoweri Museveni has collected papers to seek nomination as the ruling party’s candidate in next year’s presidential election, the...
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Surprise Qatar visit signals Turkey may employ Somalis ahead of Libya attack

A surprise visit by Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar to Qatar at the weekend may signal that Turkey is seeking to bolster...

Kenya’s Amina Mohamed vows to help reform WTO if given top seat

Kenya’s candidate for top post at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has said she will push for reforms in the global trade...

Donkey blamed for crash of Kenyan plane in Somalia

A plane belonging to Bluebird Aviation company that crash-landed in Beletwein, Somalia on Tuesday 14 July 2020.

Al-Shabab militant killed by own bomb in Kenya border town

Kenyan police have confirmed that an al-Shabaab terrorist was killed on Monday by a bomb he was assembling to carry out roadside...

Al-Shabaab destroy communication mast in Garissa

Al-Shabaab militants attacked and destroyed a communication mast in Korakora area, in Garissa County.  Locals said about 20 gunmen staged the attack...

US soldier killed in Kenya is identified after Alshabab attack that left 3 Americans dead

 A U.S. Army specialist killed with two other Americans in an attack Sunday by al-Qaida-aligned militants in Kenya has been identified by...

3 Americans killed in Al-Shabab attack at Kenyan military base

One U.S. service member and two American Department of Defense contractors were killed in a terror attack on a military base in Kenya that...

Al-Shabaab jihadists attack US-Kenya military base

 Jihadists from Somalia's Al-Shabaab group on Sunday attacked a military base used by US and Kenyan forces in Kenya's coastal Lamu region,...

Kenya: Names of seven police officers killed by Al Shabab in Mandera bus attack revealed

Seven police officers returning from leave were among the eleven people killed on Friday evening by a contingent of Al Shabab militants...
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October 14 tragedy: Why Somalia needs a national biometric system

By Thabit MohamedFormer Mayor of Mogadishu and Governor of Benadir Region
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Trump Demands Plan to Pull Hundreds of U.S. Troops From Somalia

President Donald Trump has told top advisers he wants to withdraw U.S. troops from Somalia, according to people familiar with the matter,...

Feared Shabab Exploit Somali Banking and Invest in Real Estate, U.N. Says

The Shabab, the Somalia-based militant group that is Al Qaeda’s most powerful ally in Africa, is not only collecting millions of dollars...

Former Islington mayor Rakhia Ismail quits Labour party over racism

The UK’s first hijab-wearing mayor has resigned from the Labour party citing racism and a “system that allows white men to have what they...