Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Somalia’s former defense minister elected new speaker of parliament

MOGADISHU - Somalia’s parliament elected a former defense minister as its speaker on Monday. Mohamed Mursal Abdirahman resigned as minister earlier this month to stand...

UN envoy calls for investment on renewable energy in Somalia

MOGADISHU, April 29 -- The UN top envoy in Somalia has called for more investment in Somalia's renewable energy sources. Michael Keating, the UN Secretary-General's...

Somalia to Host Conference On Illegal Charcoal Trade

Somalia will next month host a two-day international conference aimed at stopping the illegal charcoal trade in the Horn of Africa nation, organizers said...

Egypt wants to speed up Ethiopia dam negotiations

CAIRO - Egypt said on Sunday it wants talks over a dam Ethiopia is building speeded up in a sign of its apparent frustration...