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Somalia Regional Security Report  ( Puntland and Central State)

Somalia Regional Security Report ( Puntland and Central State)

Faarax May 17, 2015 Comments Off on Somalia Regional Security Report ( Puntland and Central State)

Free lance Report Security and Stability Status of Puntland   Puntland government was the role model of the newly establishing   states in Somalia that should be part of the Somali Federal Government, but currently

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Kenya extends curfew on northeastern towns

Kenya extends curfew on northeastern towns

General May 16, 2015 Comments Off on Kenya extends curfew on northeastern towns

Despite public frustrations, the Kenyan government has extended a curfew it imposed on Mandera, a northeastern town for one more month after numerous deadly attacks by the Al-Qaeda linked group in Somalia which killed

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SOMALILAND ELECTIONS – The International Community is seriously concerned over the decision by the House of Elders to extend the terms of office

SOMALILAND ELECTIONS – The International Community is seriously concerned over the decision by the House of Elders to extend the terms of office

Faarax May 15, 2015 Comments Off on SOMALILAND ELECTIONS – The International Community is seriously concerned over the decision by the House of Elders to extend the terms of office

PRESS RELEASE ON BEHALF OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY AND DEMOCRATISATION STEERING COMMITTEE   SOMALILAND PARLIAMENTARY AND PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS       The International Community is seriously concerned over the decision by the Somaliland House

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AU’s investigations on sexual exploitation and abuse in Somalia:  HRWG calls for action

AU’s investigations on sexual exploitation and abuse in Somalia: HRWG calls for action

Faarax May 14, 2015 Comments Off on AU’s investigations on sexual exploitation and abuse in Somalia: HRWG calls for action

Nairobi: The Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) on Somalia, consisting of EU member states, the EU, Norway, Switzerland and the United States has been following closely the developments surrounding the publication of the Human Rights

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Somali-American back in prison after ‘deradicalization’ attempt

Somali-American back in prison after ‘deradicalization’ attempt

General May 14, 2015 Comments Off on Somali-American back in prison after ‘deradicalization’ attempt

WASHINGTON – A Somali-American teenager whose case was a test for efforts to deradicalize Islamist extremists has been sent back to prison after apparently violating an agreement that put him in a “halfway house,”

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Somalia launches new military academy, integration program

Somalia launches new military academy, integration program

General May 14, 2015 Comments Off on Somalia launches new military academy, integration program

Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has launched a military academy in a bid to develop the country’s military defense after over two decades of a disintegrated military force. Mohamud said the opening of the

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Obama’s One Day Visit To Kenya Will Cost Sh5.7 Billion

Obama’s One Day Visit To Kenya Will Cost Sh5.7 Billion

General May 11, 2015 Comments Off on Obama’s One Day Visit To Kenya Will Cost Sh5.7 Billion

PRESIDENT Barack Obama’s July trip to Kenya will cost US taxpayers a staggering Sh5.7 billion, almost equivalent to the Kenya government’s annual allocation to Nakuru county. The cost of the trip has been worked

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Kerry failed to address Somalia’s remittance crisis, says Oxfam

Kerry failed to address Somalia’s remittance crisis, says Oxfam

General May 9, 2015 Comments Off on Kerry failed to address Somalia’s remittance crisis, says Oxfam

An aid group is unhappy that Secretary of State John Kerry did not discuss Somalia’s remittance crisis when he made a brief, unannounced visit to Mogadishu this week. Scott Paul with the charity Oxfam

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Norway: Three men convicted for terrorist ties

Norway: Three men convicted for terrorist ties

General May 8, 2015 Comments Off on Norway: Three men convicted for terrorist ties

A court in Oslo convicted three young Norwegian citizens on Friday for their ties to the brutal extremist group that calls itself The Islamic State (IS). The men were sentenced to prison terms of

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3,000 men trained by Kenya Defence Force missing

3,000 men trained by Kenya Defence Force missing

Faarax May 8, 2015 Comments Off on 3,000 men trained by Kenya Defence Force missing

An association from Northeastern wants the whereabouts of 3,000 people given paramilitary training in Manyani and Archers’ Post established. The Northeast Professionals Association said the attacks in Mandera, Wajir and Garissa counties could have

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