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Oil Executive Chosen as Somalia’s New Prime Minister

Oil Executive Chosen as Somalia’s New Prime Minister

Faarax February 23, 2017 Comments Off on Oil Executive Chosen as Somalia’s New Prime Minister

Somalia’s new president has picked an oil executive and former aid agency director to be the country’s next prime minister. Hassan Ali Khaire will face the task of strengthening Somalia’s shaky central government and

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Somalia’s new leader faces delicate balancing act “The Guardian”

Somalia’s new leader faces delicate balancing act “The Guardian”

Faarax February 16, 2017 Comments Off on Somalia’s new leader faces delicate balancing act “The Guardian”

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed’s victory in Somalia’s presidential election last week brought joyous crowds into the streets of Mogadishu, a testament to the former prime minister’s enduring popularity. But analysts warn that the iron will

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Untold story: the barbaric acts of violence by the UAE intelligence agents against local Somali citizens

Untold story: the barbaric acts of violence by the UAE intelligence agents against local Somali citizens

Faarax February 5, 2017 Comments Off on Untold story: the barbaric acts of violence by the UAE intelligence agents against local Somali citizens

 It’s the second week that three Somali citizens are in custody of foreign mercenaries operating in Puntland/Somalia, under Code name of SARACEN- just re-branding into PMPF (Puntland Maritime Police Forces). The victims are two

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Somali Police Force Basic Recruit Curriculum Validation Workshop organized in Mogadishu

Somali Police Force Basic Recruit Curriculum Validation Workshop organized in Mogadishu

Moos Bukeeni January 24, 2017 Comments Off on Somali Police Force Basic Recruit Curriculum Validation Workshop organized in Mogadishu

Somali Police Force Basic Recruit Curriculum Workshop organized in Mogadishu A Workshop on the development of the Somali Police Force Basic Recruit Curriculum was hosted by EUCAP Nestor in Mogadishu on January 22nd and

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Mandera court releases on bond Tanzanian caught sneaking into Somalia

Mandera court releases on bond Tanzanian caught sneaking into Somalia

FIVE STAR January 9, 2017 Comments Off on Mandera court releases on bond Tanzanian caught sneaking into Somalia

A Tanzanian national who was arrested while trying to enter Somalia through an illegal immigration point in Mandera Town has been released on a Sh500,000 bond with a surety of the same amount after

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UN Names Warsame as Director for Global Emergencies

UN Names Warsame as Director for Global Emergencies

FIVE STAR January 1, 2017 Comments Off on UN Names Warsame as Director for Global Emergencies

The United Nations has confirmed that a Somali-born official who has been doing humanitarian work for 25 years will be the UNHCR’s director for global emergencies, staff security, safety and supply services effective next

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U.S. strike in Somalia targets Al-Shabaab

U.S. strike in Somalia targets Al-Shabaab

FIVE STAR December 31, 2016 Comments Off on U.S. strike in Somalia targets Al-Shabaab

The United States conducted an airstrike Monday in Somalia against Al-Shabaab, said Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby, Pentagon press secretary. The strike, which took place in the area of Saakow, was targeting a senior

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Burundi threatens to sue AU, pull out troops from Somalia

Burundi threatens to sue AU, pull out troops from Somalia

FIVE STAR December 31, 2016 Comments Off on Burundi threatens to sue AU, pull out troops from Somalia

Burundi has threatened to sue the African Union over failure to pay its peacekeeping troops in Somalia. President Pierre Nkurunziza said the Burundian forces serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) have

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Victim identified after shooting in Etobicoke highrise

Victim identified after shooting in Etobicoke highrise

FIVE STAR December 21, 2016 Comments Off on Victim identified after shooting in Etobicoke highrise

Toronto police are investigating after a man was found with life-threatening injuries and died inside a highrise apartment in Etobicoke on Monday morning. He was found just before 9 a.m. in the building near

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Ottawa double-killing victims were Somali sisters

Ottawa double-killing victims were Somali sisters

FIVE STAR December 18, 2016 Comments Off on Ottawa double-killing victims were Somali sisters

Two Somali-Canadian sisters were killed in a double homicide at a south-end housing co-op Friday night, according to one of their friends. Suad Mohamed said she is heartbroken after hearing her friends were killed

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