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 »
Thirty-two countries attend US ceremony to relocate its embassy to Jerusalem, says Israel’s foreign ministry.
Israel’s foreign ministry said all 86 countries with diplomatic missions in Israel were invited to the embassy opening, and 33 confirmed attendance. However, the Nigerian and Thai representatives did not attend. Most countries say the status of Jerusalem – a ...Read More »
A one-week training to enhance communication skills of Somali Police officers opened in the capital, Mogadishu, yesterday. The training, organized by the police component of African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), is being attended by officers drawn from Mogadishu and ...Read More »
The Kenyan government has warned that the activities of foreign powers seeking to undermine the government in Mogadishu are a threat to regional security. It was Kenya’s first direct comment on a raging battle between Gulf powers, led by the ...Read More »
Reports from a village known as Dhobley,in Lower Jubba territory say,there occurred a heavy clash today between Al-Shabaab fighters and the residents who settle there. Some sources say the inhabitants who fought Al-Shabaab were pastoralists. The exact casualty of the ...Read More »
Ten journalists including Agence France-Presse’s chief photographer in Kabul, Shah Marai, were among dozens killed in multiple attacks across Afghanistan Monday, in the deadliest day for the country’s media since 2001. Two suicide blasts in Kabul killed 25 people including ...Read More »
A new Parliament Speaker is powerfully elected by the Somali Legislators today after skillful election.
Mr Mohamed Mursal Shaik Abdul-Rahmaan who was the former Defense Minister of Somalia and an ambassador to Turkey from Somaia confidently won the position of the Speaker of the Lower House of Somali Parliament. The majority of the votes cast ...Read More »
Representatives from Somali government and United Nations will meet next week in Mogadishu to discuss ways of stopping illegal charcoal trade in the country. Charcoal exportation was prohibited by the UN Security Council resolution and the Somali government in 2012 ...Read More »
The House of Representatives are assembling today to elect the new Speaker of Somalia’s Parliament. The number of candidates for this vacancy is 11 members who have separate supporters and confidence. The Somali lawmakers are enormously busy today to strive ...Read More »
At least 25 people, including five journalists, died in two explosions on Monday morning in the Afghan capital Kabul, according to government officials. The first blast took place at around at 8 a.m. local time in the Shashdarak area of ...Read More »