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What kind of Nation do we want to Be, the Challenges of Nation Building in Somalia.

0 Visits: 486 | Saturday March 18, 2017 - 14:53:53
The referendum is all about the kind of nation we want to be, do we want to be a nation that is willing to build on the values we share with our global; that is open to partnership, and that has a contribution to make that is Somalia, its neighborhood and rest of the world? Or do we want to be limited,…

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Exclusive: Egypt sneaky strategy against Ethiopia

0 Visits: 352 | Tuesday March 07, 2017 - 08:33:18
In an exclusive interview on Sunday, a former Ugandan intelligence agent told the South Sudan News Agency (SSNA) that Egyptian government is actively pursuing a sneaky military strategy against Ethiopia's Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and that Egypt is also assisting South Sudanese government…

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UAE ambassador to Somalia recalled to Abu Dhabi

0 Visits: 369 | Sunday March 05, 2017 - 16:19:26
The UAE Ambassador to Somalia has been recalled to Abu Dhabi partly in protest of Mogadishu's demand that the base deal that was signed with the Somaliland be halted.

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Gambia's president officially sworn in

0 Visits: 311 | Sunday February 19, 2017 - 15:13:38
Finally, Adama Barrow was officially sworn in as The Gambia's president on Saturday in an event that was attended by tens of thousands of supporters.

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Somalia speaker election narrows field for presidency

0 Visits: 429 | Wednesday January 11, 2017 - 19:10:24
By: AFP - Somalia's newly-installed lawmakers chose a speaker of parliament on Wednesday in a vote that, according to the country's clan-based politics, rules out at least one leading presidential candidate.

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Successful Business Elite and Lawmaker Announces his Presidential candidacy in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 633 | Sunday December 25, 2016 - 21:38:03
Ahmed Hassan Suudi for Horn Observer LONDON – 25 December, 2016: A New presidential candidate, who is believed to be making a significant change in Somalia's political landscape if elected, announced his candidacy at a news conference on Sunday in Mogadishu.

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UAE presence expands in Africa

0 Visits: 461 | Wednesday December 21, 2016 - 19:03:41
by Awad Mustafa in Dubai for shephardmedia: The United Arab Emirates has signed an agreement to establish a second foreign military base in the Horn of Africa.

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FAALLO : - Daqarada Ka Muuqda Guryaha,Kuwa Dadka Ku Yaalaa Ka Daran.!!

0 Visits: 260 | Thursday December 08, 2016 - 21:41:41
Dalka Soomaaliya waxa uu ahaa Sanadihii dowladnimada dal Awood ahaan, dhisma ahaan iyo Bulsha ahaanba u soo korayay,marka loo fiiriyo dalalka asaageen ah, dadkuna waxa ay ahaayeen dad dhawaan gumeysi ka xoroobay oo si weyn u xasuusta Halgankii loo soo maray Xoriyadda iyo Gobanimada iyo weliba isku duubnidii…

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Somalia: Journalist Investigates Corruption Allegation on EU-funded Project, Now His Life is in Danger

0 Visits: 202 | Thursday December 08, 2016 - 18:47:43
GAROWE- On Wednesday, the Media Association of Puntland (MAP) has joined other media watchdogs and press freedom activists to condemn the threatening and beating of a renowned journalist in Puntland in Somalia's Northeastern region after the journalist investigated and filed a story on alleged corruption…

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Sunatimes Editor Exposed in a Major Investigation

0 Visits: 4398 | Sunday October 23, 2016 - 14:16:57
Nairobi –KENYA (Horn Observer) The Editor in Chief of the Sunatimes.com, a site popular with launching smear campaign against the Public officials, has been exposed.

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Media Spoilers in Somalia identified as a Threat to the Security of the Journalists

0 Visits: 14318 | Monday October 03, 2016 - 16:08:20
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) The Somali Media Spoilers, who a Dutch court recently handed down a heavy sentence over false allegations against a Somali remittance company, have now faced their second blow after the United Nations Security Council amended their 2014 Somalia report that alleges Somali innocent…

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Suicide bomber Targets Local Restaurant in Mogadishu, Killing at least 5

0 Visits: 283 | Saturday October 01, 2016 - 16:44:48
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) At least 5 people have been killed and three others were wounded after a suicide car bomber blew himself up near in Mogadishu, officials and witnesses said.

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U.S. accused of killing 22 in misdirected Somalia air strike

0 Visits: 248 | Wednesday September 28, 2016 - 22:28:01
By Abdi Sheikh (REUTERS) | MOGADISHU An air strike in northern Somalia left as many as 22 soldiers dead overnight, local officials said on Wednesday, and one region said the United States had been duped into attacking its troops.

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Thank you but don't reward yourself with our maritime space, Somalia to Kenya

0 Visits: 437 | Friday September 23, 2016 - 22:38:18
By JUDIE KABERIA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 23 – Kenya shouldn't dare imagine that because of its support to Somalia, that it can reward itself with Somalia's maritime space.

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Capable Member of Regional Assembly now Stands for the Candidacy of the Upper House in Somalia

0 Visits: 423 | Monday September 19, 2016 - 22:28:34
Mogadishu, SOMALIA (Horn Observer) A Regional Lawmaker qualifying for the position of the Somalia's upper house recently announced his candidacy.

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Militants launch car bomb, gun attack on Somali police base, ten dead

0 Visits: 332 | Sunday July 31, 2016 - 14:08:49
By: REUTERS Militants set off two car bombs outside a police base in Somalia's capital before gunmen stormed inside on Sunday, leaving at least 10 people dead, police said.

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Somalia Re-Launches its Fisheries and Coastal Project, Calls more Investment into the Sector

0 Visits: 650 | Thursday July 28, 2016 - 17:46:10
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) Federal government of Somalia recently launched the Somali Coastal and Fisheries Development project in a bid to develop the fisheries sector and the coastal areas at large, following years of chaos in Somalia.

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At least 10 Killed in a deadly Shabab Attack on Military Base in Somalia

0 Visits: 337 | Monday July 11, 2016 - 19:37:34
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Shabab militants claimed responsibility on Monday for an attack on a Somali military base about 30 miles outside the capital, Mogadishu, that killed at least 10 soldiers, officials and witnesses said.

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Dispatches: Protecting Somalis From Their Protectors - HRW

0 Visits: 341 | Sunday July 10, 2016 - 10:05:05
By Laetitia Bader The United Nations Security Council's renewal yesterday of the mandate for African Union forces in Somalia seeks to address the thorny issue of justice for abuses by AU troops.

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Somalia Ends Hotel Siege that left at Least 20 Dead

0 Visits: 537 | Thursday June 02, 2016 - 18:33:34
MOGADISHU – Somalia (Horn Observer) Somali authorities on Thursday said that the more than 12 hour long siege that left at least 20 people dead has been completed, ahead of the arrival of the British Secretary State for Foreign and Common wealth and the Turkish President in Mogadishu.

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