Sunday, January 20, 2019

Somalia Journalists mark 2018 World Press Freedom Day across the country

National Union of Somali Journalists and its affiliate regional member organisations with in kind support from the United Nations Support Mission in Somalia (UNSOM)...

The AUSR for Somalia congratulates the new Speaker of the House...

The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia and Head of AMISOM, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, congratulates H.E. Mohamed...

The Independent Expert (IE) on the situation of human rights in...

The Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Somalia, Bahame Tom Nyanduga, appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) met...

13 Shabaab recruits rescued by KDF in Somalia

The Kenyans aged between 18 to 38 years were reportedly lured by a resident in the coastal city of Malindi. Two among the 13 are...

US warns pilots of laser attacks in Djibouti

A US NOTAM has warned pilots of multiple laser attacks near the Chinese base in Djibouti China is known to have produced laser dazzlers before...

WHO Worker Shot Dead in Somalia

The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed that one of its workers has been shot dead in the Somali capital. An official with WHO told...

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...