Tag Archives: Somalia

Mogadishu resurfaces?

    By Staff Reporter Mogadishu used to be hell. Now it’s coming back to life’ A man loads blocks of ice onto a cart i [...]

Kenyan mosque in Garissa briefly taken by al-Shabaab

By Staff Reporter Al-Shabab militants have been battling African Union forces in Somalia Militants from the Islamist group al-Shabab briefly [...]

Kerry makes historic Somalia visit in bid to show American support

  Secretary of State John F. Kerry meets with Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohammed, second from right, and Prime Minister Omar Abdir [...]

Laughing Somali gunmen taunted victims in Kenyan university massacre

View image | gettyimages.com 0 View image | gettyimages.com   By Staff Report Piles of bodies and pools of blood running down the corri [...]

Uganda foils Shabaab cell plotting ‘imminent attack’

By Staff Reporter Police spokesman Fred Enanga said forces had “made arrests” but gave no details of how many people had been de [...]

al Shabaab leader killed in US drone attack?

By Staff Reporter ©AP Dozens were killed when al-Shabaab gunmen attacked an upmarket mall in Kenya in September 2013 US military forces hav [...]

“Journalist” turned al Shabaab killer arrested in Kenya

By Staff Reporter This file photo shows relatives and fellow journalists praying over the body of Somali journalist Mohamed Mohamud Timacade [...]

The Islamic leaders Kenya has assassinated in Mombasa #WaronTerror?

By Staff Reporter Youths clash with police outside the militant Masjid Musa Mosque after the death of Sheikh Aboud Rogo in 2012, accused by [...]

al Shabaab assassinates Somalian Musician MP

By Staff Reporter Saado Ali Warsame, who spent much of the civil war in the US, continued to perform after becoming an MP Popular Somali mus [...]

Kenyatta and Odinga division- a gift to al Shabaab?

By Staff Reporter People cheer during a rally organized by the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy in Nairobi, July 7, 2014. (Siegfried Mod [...]

Al-Shabaab besiege Somalia’s presidential palace

By Staff Reporter Print Somali soldiers stand guard around the presidential palace in Mogadishu on February 21, 2014. Somalia‘s Islami [...]

Al Shabaab hits Kenya at will as two attacks in 48 hours kill close to 70

By Staff Reporter Kenyan security chiefs under fire as Islamist threat grows Family members wait to collect bodies of their relatives at Mpe [...]

Djibouti is on the verge of starvation

By Staff Reporter Quarter of Djibouti Population Desperate for Drought Aid – United Nations Nearly a quarter of the population in Djib [...]

Al Shabaab attacks Lamu (Kenya), kills 48

By Staff Reporter Dozens killed after Islamists strike Kenya town close to tourist resort of Lamu Attackers flying flags of Somalia’s [...]

Al-Shabaab planning attacks in Djibouti-UK

By Staff Reporter Somali insurgents linked to al-Qaida said to be preparing to attack targets including ‘western interests ‘ Al- [...]

East Africa braces for World Cup terror attacks

By Staff Reporter . Somali and Ethiopian nationals arrested as part of a crackdown on terrorism by Kenyan national security officers sit in [...]

Al-Shabaab leader denounces violence & surrenders to Somalian government

By Staff Reporter A senior Al-Shabaab militant commander, Sheik Mohamed Said Atom, on Saturday gave himself up to Somali government authorit [...]

Britain to help Somalia organize presidential polls by 2016

By Staff Reporter UK’s minister for Africa Mark Simmons said Tuesday that his government was committed to helping Somalia organize public [...]

Prominent Islamist ‘Makaburi” is assassinated in Mombasa.Is Kenya government eliminating terror suspects?

By Staff Reporter A prominent Kenyan Islamist, accused by the United States and United Nations Security Council (UNSC) of supporting the S [...]

Al Shabab is increasing in strength-UN Envoy

By Staff Reporter The United Nations warned Monday of an increased threat of attacks from Somalia‘s Al-Qaeda-linked Shabab as a major [...]

Somalia committed genocide in Somaliland?

by Staff Reporter Somaliland Khadar Ahmed Like, 64, inspects the site of a mass grave on the edge of Hargeisa [James Reinl/Al Jazeera] Harg [...]

One Diaspora Somali’s effort to put out Mogadishu’s fires

                Mogadishu, Somalia On New Year’s day at 7:39pm, a call came through for Abdula [...]

US using NGOs to destabilise Africa?-globalresearch

There is a developing pattern in which NGOs linked to US intelligence are accused of stirring ethnic disputes in Africa.  By Carla Stea [...]

Ghana, the most improved African state on Corruption Index 2013

CPI figures for 2013 show that Ghana is most improved on fighting corruption in Africa. Nations at strife as expected have ranked worse , wi [...]

Somalia leads on Cholera cases in Africa-WHO

By Edmund Smith-Asante A report published by the World Health Organisation (WHO), says by the end of 2011 a total number of 589,854 cholera [...]

Times are changing-#Somaliland is ready for investors

By Editor #Hargeisa’Somaliland As a sign of times changing, the government in Somaliland is doing all they can to present to the world [...]

Why did #Tanzania boycott East #Africa single visa deal?

Tanzania is threatened by this pact.Threatens to set up rival pact with Burundi & DRC. NAIROBI Tanzania was not represented in a single [...]

Somali Money Transfer Service Wins U.K. Reprieve

Mogadishu needs to rebuild.Will part of the remittances fund Al Shabaab operations? Barclays could face hefty fines for money launderin [...]
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