Thursday, May 24, 2018

NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Sagar’s landfall

The final bulletin on Tropical Cyclone Sagar was issued at 11 a.m. EDT (1500 UTC) on May 19. By that time, Sagar had made...

A short, thrilling visit to Mogadishu

I recently got an opportunity to attend a conference in Mogadishu, the capital of Somali. Visits to Somalia provide the ultimate adrenaline thrill, it...

UN says tropical cyclone causes destruction in northern Somalia

MOGADISHU, May 19 -- A powerful tropical cyclone which formed in the Gulf of Aden has caused heavy rains in northern Somalia in the...

AUSR for Somalia reiterates support for transition plan

Mogadishu - The top African Union Special Representative for Somalia Ambassador Francisco Madeira has reiterated AMISOM’s support for the recently endorsed transition plan but...

Statement in response to falsehoods by the secessionist entity of Somaliland

The government of Puntland emphatically rejects the fake letter dated on May 16, 2018, devised and designed by the secessionist entity of Somaliland which...

Meet Sheffield’s unlikely new Lord Mayor: A 28-year-old Muslim immigrant from...

Magid Magid left war-torn Somalia aged five and arrived in the UK unable to speak English. Just 23 years later, he is Sheffield’s Lord...

Somalia: UN Special Representative’s briefing to the Security Council

Madam President,At the outset, let me to express my best wishes to members of the Council and to Somalis around the world at the...

Dozens die in fighting between two Somali states over disputed land

GAROWE, Somalia - Dozens of people have been killed in clashes between troops of Somalia’s breakaway region of Somaliland and its semi-autonomous region of...

Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on a Third Staff-Monitored Program with Somalia

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team, led by Mohamad Elhage, visited Nairobi, Kenya, from May 7—14, to conduct discussions on the second review of...

Somalia to establish first Internet Exchange Point

MOGADISHU, Somalia, May 16, 2018 -- Ministry of Post, Telecom and Technology is facilitating the establishment of Somalia’s first Internet Exchange Point (IXP) in...