Tuesday, December 11, 2018

UN Mission Calls For Consensus On Credible and Peaceful Presidential Election...

The events unfolding in the last few days, including the divisions among the stakeholders, ahead of the upcoming presidential election in Somalia’s South West...

UNSOM Condemns Unprovoked Shooting on UN Convoy in Galmudug State

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) condemns the obstruction and attack on a convoy of UN vehicles that occurred along the road...

Somali Leaders must do more to end impunity and crimes against...

The National Union of Somalia Journalists (NUSOJ) today issued a desperate appeal to leadership of the Federal Government of Somalia to end impunity and...

Five Years After Westgate, Al-Shabaab Is Weakened but Not Yet Defeated

It's been five years since four attackers made their way into Westgate, a popular shopping mall in the rich Westlands area of Nairobi, and...

Somalia: ‘Stand-Off’ Between Somalia’s Federal, State Authorities Could ‘Paralyze’ Progress –...

Ongoing tensions between the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) and the country's state authorities were centre stage, as the United Nations top envoy for...

UN Envoy Renews Call for Collaboration and Flags Need for Credible...

The new United Nations envoy to Somalia today continued his round of introductory meetings with state leaders with a visit to South West State,...

Somalia attending ITU Plenipotentiary Conference

A delegation led by Somalia’s Post, Telecom and Technology minister is attending the 20th Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-18) of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), which...

Sweden’s party leaders meet for group talks in bid to break...

Sweden's parliamentary speaker will today gather most of the country's party leaders together for group talks behind closed doors, in an effort to make...

Somtel, Djibouti Telecom partner in DARE1 to set up cable system...

Djibouti Telecom, Somtel and TE SubCom have partnered to set up a submarine cable system to link the East African coastline. The 5,400 kilometer cable...

African Union Force Says Key Al-Shabab Commander Killed

A "chief finance controller" for the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist group has been killed in an ambush on a meeting of its fighters in southern...