Friday, August 23, 2019

From Montreal to Mogadishu, hawala brokers co-ordinate secret cash flows

Kamal Ahmed, a licensed agent who wires cash to far-flung parts of the globe from a Montreal laundromat, worries he’s losing customers to a...

Rebuilding Somalia’s Ruined Cities

Rebuilding lives also means rebuilding living spaces, and this is where Italian-born architect, Omar Degan, comes in. “I feel that architecture and design play a...

One egg a day increases risk of stroke death by 17%

You must be yolking! Controversial study finds one egg a day increases risk of stroke death by 17% but critics spot cracks in the...

Qatar Airways unveils its enhanced economy class and seven new upcoming...

Airline to launch direct services to Lisbon, Portugal; Malta; Rabat, Morocco; Langkawi, Malaysia; Davao, Philippines; Izmir, Turkey and Mogadishu, Somalia in 2019. New Economy Class...

AMISOM to handover Somalia’s military academy at the end of the...

Mogadishu, 20 February 2019 – A military training institution which the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has occupied for more than a decade...

AMISOM hands over Operational Readiness Assessment findings to the Somali government

Mogadishu, 26 February 2019 – Somalia has more than 20,000 pro-government fighters operating in the five federal member states. The statistic is part of the...

U.S. regulator bars airlines from flying over some Iran-controlled airspace

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. operators from flying in Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz...

U.S. President Donald Trump calls off Iran strikes at the last...

WASHINGTON/DUBAI - U.S. President Donald Trump approved military strikes against Iran on Friday in retaliation for the downing of a U.S. surveillance drone, but...

Whole city escaped in search of terrorist group

The military in Nigeria has evaded a whole city in search of members of the terrorist group Boko Haram. According to the UN, it was...

New Zealand PM: Dozens killed in ‘terrorist’ attack on mosques

Gunmen kill at least 49 people during Friday prayers at two mosques in Christchurch in the country's worst ever attack.Forty-nine people have been killed...