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Alleged suspects arrested for the death of Somali Police Chief

Alleged suspects arrested for the death of Somali Police Chief

Faarax October 31, 2014 Comments Off

At least 40 people were arrested, including a businessmen and medical doctors, for the death of Somali Police Chief Gen. Mohamed Hassan who suddenly died yesterday. Medical experts at the Digfeer Hospital and AMISOM

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UN Secretary-General’s press remarks in Mogadishu, Somalia

UN Secretary-General’s press remarks in Mogadishu, Somalia

Faarax October 29, 2014 Comments Off

Your Excellency Mr. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, thank you for your warm welcome and hospitality and I highly commend your leadership.   As the President just said, I

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EU confirms support to Horn of Africa ahead of high-level visit of international organisations to the region

EU confirms support to Horn of Africa ahead of high-level visit of international organisations to the region

Faarax October 27, 2014 Comments Off

Today, the EU has confirmed that it will support the wider region of the Horn of Africa with a total of €3 billion until 2020. The announcement comes ahead of a visit to the

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The Guardian:Somaliland independence battle like Scotland or Catalonia, says president Ahmed Siilaanyo

The Guardian:Somaliland independence battle like Scotland or Catalonia, says president Ahmed Siilaanyo

Faarax October 22, 2014 0

The president of the self-declared state of Somaliland, Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo, says his country has been living independently of Somalia for a very long time. We would like recognition, he says, but we

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Somalia wants its pirates in Kenya jails sent home.

Somalia wants its pirates in Kenya jails sent home.

Faarax October 20, 2014 0

MOMBASA COUNTY: The Somalia government now says it hopes Kenya will allow the transfer 122 convicted Somali pirates from Kenyan jails back to Somalia suggesting there are negotiations to this effect between the two

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Agreement Between the Federal  Government of Somalia And Puntland State of Somalia

Agreement Between the Federal Government of Somalia And Puntland State of Somalia

Faarax October 14, 2014 0

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Joint statement by envoys of the UN, the EU, IGAD International partners welcome agreement between the Federal Government and Puntland

Joint statement by envoys of the UN, the EU, IGAD International partners welcome agreement between the Federal Government and Puntland

Faarax October 14, 2014 0

Garowe, 14 October 2014 – The United Nations, the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Ethiopia in its capacity as the Chair of the IGAD Council of Ministers, and the European Union (EU) welcomed the

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Somalia to halt banned charcoal trade at port recaptured from al Shabaab (Reuters)

Somalia to halt banned charcoal trade at port recaptured from al Shabaab (Reuters)

Faarax October 11, 2014 0

(Reuters) – Somalia’s president said on Saturday he would halt charcoal exports from Barawe, a port town recaptured from an Islamist group who U.N. investigators said had benefited from the illegal trade. The U.N.

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Will al shabaab survive from their lastest setbacks in Barawe and elsewhere in the country ? – Analysis

Will al shabaab survive from their lastest setbacks in Barawe and elsewhere in the country ? – Analysis

Faarax October 5, 2014 0

The militant group al-Shabab is losing ground rapidly to Somali government troops and allied Kenyan and African Union soldiers.  Most recently, the group lost the key port town of Barawe Barawe, which served as

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Prime Minister Abdiweli greets the nation on Eid al-Adha

Prime Minister Abdiweli greets the nation on Eid al-Adha

Faarax October 3, 2014 0

Mogadishu, 3 October 2014 -- His Excellency Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed sends his heartfelt congratulations and best wishes to the people of Somalia and all Muslims around world on the occasion of Eid

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