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US government gives KDF new helicopters to fight terrorism

US government gives KDF new helicopters to fight terrorism

FIVE STAR December 2, 2016 Comments Off on US government gives KDF new helicopters to fight terrorism

The United States government has given six new helicopters to be used by Kenya Defence Forces to fight Al-shabaab in Somalia. Two other choppers are expected to be delivered in May 2017. Kenya’s Defence

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After election delay, Somalia’s first female presidential candidate says she may not run again

After election delay, Somalia’s first female presidential candidate says she may not run again

FIVE STAR December 2, 2016 Comments Off on After election delay, Somalia’s first female presidential candidate says she may not run again

Helsinki, Finland: Fadumo Dayib, Somalia’s first female presidential candidate is so dismayed by the decision this week by Somali’s electoral body to postpone the country’s presidential elections  for the third time that she thinks

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(Photos)-Puntland Government launched on 27th –November-2016 official independent Auditing to investigate JPLG districts.

(Photos)-Puntland Government launched on 27th –November-2016 official independent Auditing to investigate JPLG districts.

Moos Bukeeni December 1, 2016 Comments Off on (Photos)-Puntland Government launched on 27th –November-2016 official independent Auditing to investigate JPLG districts.

The Ministry of Finance has organized official meeting to foster the Auditor General mission to investigate and auditor districts projects implemented in 2015. This meeting was attended by representative from the Ministries of Finance

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Somali refugee who went on Ohio State rampage ‘should not have been in our country,’ says Donald Trump

Somali refugee who went on Ohio State rampage ‘should not have been in our country,’ says Donald Trump

FIVE STAR December 1, 2016 Comments Off on Somali refugee who went on Ohio State rampage ‘should not have been in our country,’ says Donald Trump

Donald Trump weighed in on the Ohio State knife-and-car attack on Wednesday, tweeting that the assailant – Somali refugee Abdul Artan – should never have been let in the country in the first place.

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Puntland education stakeholders review sector development

Puntland education stakeholders review sector development

Moos Bukeeni November 30, 2016 Comments Off on Puntland education stakeholders review sector development

Garowe – Tuesday, 29 November 2016 – Education stakeholders in Puntland converged in Garowe for a two-day workshop of the Education Sector Review to assess progress, discuss challenges and the way forward to improve

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China donates $1.2m to AU mission in Somalia

China donates $1.2m to AU mission in Somalia

FIVE STAR November 29, 2016 Comments Off on China donates $1.2m to AU mission in Somalia

The Chinese government has donated $1.2m towards peace efforts in Somalia. The donation will be going to the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). Smail Chergui, the African Union (AU) Commissioner for Peace and

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Police: Ohio State University Attacker Was Somali Refugee Abdul Razak Ali Artan

Police: Ohio State University Attacker Was Somali Refugee Abdul Razak Ali Artan

FIVE STAR November 29, 2016 Comments Off on Police: Ohio State University Attacker Was Somali Refugee Abdul Razak Ali Artan

A refugee from Somalia stabbed multiple people before being shot dead by police at Ohio State University on November 28. He has been named as Abdul Razak Ali Artan, 18. School authorities did not

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UN trains Somali officers on human trafficking

UN trains Somali officers on human trafficking

FIVE STAR November 28, 2016 Comments Off on UN trains Somali officers on human trafficking

The UN International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Friday that it has trained 30 police and immigration officers from various ports of entry in Puntland, Somalia on basic concepts of human trafficking and

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JKIA runway temporarily closed after aircraft breaks down on runway affecting with incoming flights diverted to Mombasa

JKIA runway temporarily closed after aircraft breaks down on runway affecting with incoming flights diverted to Mombasa

FIVE STAR November 28, 2016 Comments Off on JKIA runway temporarily closed after aircraft breaks down on runway affecting with incoming flights diverted to Mombasa

Nairobi-(Raad Raac News)-Several passengers had to wait longer for their flights Sunday evening when the main runway at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) was closed for hours after an airplane from Somalia crash-landed. Officials said

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Somalia gets Ethiopia assurance for peaceful election

Somalia gets Ethiopia assurance for peaceful election

FIVE STAR November 27, 2016 Comments Off on Somalia gets Ethiopia assurance for peaceful election

Addis Ababa-(Raad Raac News)- The visiting Somalia Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke has received assurance from Ethiopia about the country’s commitment to ensure peace and tranquility during elections in Somalia. Foreign Affairs Minister

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