After the long struggle by Somali Football Federation to get Stadium Mogadishu back into its hands, the president of the federal republic of Somalia, professor Hassan Sheik Mohamud, has now announced that AU troops will vacate the national facility, although he didn’t mention which date. Addressing the nation on Friday evening, the Somali president, professor […]
BAARDHEERE Somalia — Baardheere town, recently liberated by the Somali National Army and troops from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), is teeming with activity after years of subdued life under the ‘al Shabaab’.
Kenyan authorities stated Sunday they’ve arrested suspected terrorists in Garissa County, the location of quite a few assaults in recent times by al Qaeda-linked members of Somalia’s al-Shabab militant group. “At the very least two suspected terrorists have been arrested in Garissa in [a two]day safety inter-agency led operation,” Kenya’s Inside Ministry.
MOGADISHU: President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud of the Federal Republic of Somalia has received Mohammed Ahmed Al Osman, UAE Ambassador to Somalia, at the Office of the President.
Mogadishu, 19 August 2015: As concerned partners of the Somali people, the envoys of the United Nations, the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU), the United States of America and the United Kingdom express their deep concern that the parliamentary motion to impeach President Hassan […]
NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine — Six-foot stalks of corn crowd a small rise at Intervale Farm, a 19th-century spread of rolling fields that lead to the Royal River. It’s a picture of vintage Maine, but there’s something new: farmers clad in swirling, vibrant, dazzling colors rather than grass-stained denim and John Deere caps.
The African Union’s Special Representative for Somalia, Maman Sidikou has one of the toughest jobs on earth — to bring peace and stability to country that has been rocked by war for more than two decades. He told Jeff Otieno about his ‘Mission Possible’
GRAND FORKS — Fathia Garad has a full plate as it is with four young children, one of whom is deaf.
KISMAYU, Somalia – A former Islamist warlord won re-election on Saturday as president of Somalia’s southern region of Jubbaland, a territory partly controlled by al Shabaab militants and at odds with the central government of the Horn of Africa country.
MOGADISHU — Somali lawmakers have a filed a motion to parliament to dismiss President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, accusing him of abuse of office, one of the authors of the motion said.