Home / NEWS IN ENGLISH (page 3)

NEWS IN ENGLISH

US, Canada and Mexico to host football World Cup 2026

USA, Canada and Mexico will host football’s World Cup 2026 after it saw off a challenge from Morocco at the FIFA Congress. The joint bid won 134 votes (67 percent) out of the 203 entitled to vote with Morocco bagging ...

Read More »

UN Warns That Somalia’s Political Unity at Risk

The U.N. Security Council warned Thursday that “internal and external pressures risk undermining Somalia’s political unity” and expressed serious concern at the ongoing threats posed by the al-Shabab Islamic extremist group. A presidential statement approved by the 15-member council calls ...

Read More »

Giant Mosque Slated for Construction in Sweden‘s ‘Little Mogadishu’

At 5,000 square meters, the new mosque in one of Stockholm’s immigrant districts that is a fixture on the government’s list of “extremely vulnerable areas,” rife with crime and urban blight, will have 18 domes and cost SEK 100 million ...

Read More »

46 migrants drown, 16 missing, off shore of Yemen

Forty-six migrants drowned and 16 are missing after their boat capsized off the shore of Yemen on Wednesday, the United Nations Migration Agency said. At least 100 migrants were crammed into a smuggler’s boat that left the port of Bossaso ...

Read More »

SOMALIA’S INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS GRAVELY CONCERNED OVER CLASHES NEAR TUKARAQ, CALL FOR CEASEFIRE

Somalia’s international partners are gravely concerned over the latest armed clashes taking place today near the Tukaraq area of the Sool region between Puntland and ‘Somaliland,’ and are urgently calling for an immediate ceasefire. According to reports, heavy fighting broke ...

Read More »

Pakistan and Somalia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has witnessed the signing ceremony of an agreement between Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the Federal Republic of Somalia for a grant of US$ 10.500 million and provision of technical assistance for the development of ...

Read More »

Iran says Israel’s Gaza massacre was pre-planned

Iran’s envoy to the United Nations has said that Israel’s killing of scores of Palestinian protesters on May 14 was a pre-planned measure. Gholamali Khoshroo made the remarks on Tuesday while addressing the UN Security Council Open Debate on the ...

Read More »

Saudi Arabia ‘to release 1,000 Ethiopian prisoners’

Saudi Arabia has agreed to release 1,000 Ethiopian nationals who have been in prison in the Gulf state for a variety of offences, Ethiopian state-affiliated media said. The decision was made after a request by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, ...

Read More »

Somalia has taken Kenya to the International Maritime Court. Where do you stand? Mrs Monica, Kenya’s Foreign Minister has been asked.

The most fights happen in a family scenario. Because you are close to each other, you are more likely to be in dispute with your brother than your cousin, who is more distant. But it is not the scenario we ...

Read More »

British Embassy honors Chevening scholars from Somalia

The British Ambassador to Somalia, H.E. David Concar, hosted a welcome home event for young Somali alumni who had spent a year studying in some of the UK’s top universities, with support from the prestigious Chevening scholarship scheme. During the ...

Read More »