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Cartoonist detained in Equatorial Guinea for weeks without charge

0 Visits: 207 | Saturday October 07, 2017 - 08:26:36
New York, -Authorities in Equatorial Guinea should immediately release cartoonist and blogger Ramón Nsé Esono Ebalé, whom they have held without charge for weeks, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

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Leopard Wounds 7 People in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region

0 Visits: 585 | Thursday October 05, 2017 - 21:59:51
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) A Leopard that wounded at least 7 people after attacking a village in Lower Shabelle region, was finally killed, officials said.

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FULL TRANSCRIPT: Speech of the Minister of Information of Somalia at the AMISOM Strategic Communications Master Class

0 Visits: 313 | Wednesday October 04, 2017 - 22:28:23
Speech of the Minister of Information of Somalia H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow) AMISOM Strategic Communications Master Class

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Somalia President Signs Somali Communication Bill into Law

0 Visits: 406 | Monday October 02, 2017 - 21:33:33
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo on Monday signed the Somali communication Act, in a highly organized ceremony held inside Villa Somalia.

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Somalia: Galmudug Parliament forms Electoral Commission despite Political Crisis

0 Visits: 632 | Saturday September 30, 2017 - 21:56:02
ADADO (Horn Observer) Galmudug Parliament on Saturday formed 13 member electoral body who are tasked to prepare the presidential election, following the ouster of the former president Ahmed Duale Haaf, officials said.

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Kenya watchdog says investigating police over actions at university

0 Visits: 322 | Saturday September 30, 2017 - 20:44:33
NAIROBI (Reuters) - A Kenyan government watchdog said on Friday it was investigating whether police had assaulted students during protests this week at the University of Nairobi over the detention of an opposition lawmaker.

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Somalia: Italian Naval Mission Hands Over Equipment to Somali Police Custodial Corps

0 Visits: 372 | Saturday September 30, 2017 - 20:33:42
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Italian navy has on Saturday handed over equipment to the Somali Police custodial Corps in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, Media reports

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Somalia: Somali PM Cuts the Ribbon of the New Turkish Military Academy in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 570 | Saturday September 30, 2017 - 14:36:51
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The Prime Minister of Somalia, Hassan Ali Khaire on Saturday cut the ribbon of the new Turkish military training base in Mogadishu, Officials.

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Somalia: Federal Government Backs Galmudug Parliament's Decision to Boot President Haaf out of Office

0 Visits: 585 | Wednesday September 27, 2017 - 00:34:56
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The Ministry of Interior of the Federal government of Somalia on late Tuesday night issued a press statement in which it recognized the decision of the Galmudug parliament to have voted a vote of no-confidence against the Galmudug president Ahmed Duale Haaf.

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Somalia: Galmudug President Ousted in a Vote of No-confidence

0 Visits: 860 | Tuesday September 26, 2017 - 21:13:14
ADADO (Horn Observer) The parliament of Galmudug regional State of Somalia on Tuesday booted its president Ahmed Duale Haaf out of office in a vote of no confidence and elected interim president.

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Somalia: President Farmaajo Leaves for KSA amid Gulf Diplomatic Crisis

0 Visits: 694 | Tuesday September 26, 2017 - 20:32:16
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo on Tuesday traveled on a two day working visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in a bit to discuss the Saudi Kingdom over its pressure to reverse the Somali government's neutral position on the Gulf crisis.

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Somalia: Statement at the House of the People on the Amended Media law

0 Visits: 458 | Monday September 25, 2017 - 22:34:40
MOGADISU (Press release) Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow) on Saturday 23 September 2017 presented the amended media law before the House of the People in order for the parliamentarians to take their constitutional…

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Somalia: Gunmen Assassinate Senior Military Official in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 565 | Monday September 25, 2017 - 07:08:57
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Gunmen killed Gen, Abdullahi Mohamoud Sheikh aka Qurux in Mogadishu on Sunday night, highlighting the ability of the militants to single out individuals they seek to assassinate, witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: Media Stakeholders Discuss Somali Media Bill in Mogadishu Forum

0 Visits: 393 | Monday September 25, 2017 - 06:18:16
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) Parliamentarians' and media stakeholders' forum was held on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 in Mogadishu, the Somalia's capital, aimed at providing comprehensive inputs for amendment to the Somali Media Bill approved by the Cabinet in July 2017, NUSOJ said.

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Ethiopian Prime Minister meets Somali PM in New York

0 Visits: 562 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 04:15:29
New York - Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn held bilateral talks with Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on Thursday on the side line of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, officials said

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Somalia: Puntland Forces Seize a boat Carrying Illegal arms

0 Visits: 587 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 01:02:19
BOSASO, (Horn Observer) Puntland Maritime security on Saturday seized a boat carrying illegal fire arms at areas close to Bosaso, Puntland's Bari region, officials said.

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Somalia: First Night Flight Carrying Pilgrims Lands at Mogadishu Airport in 27 years

0 Visits: 800 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 00:23:46
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) A passenger aircraft carrying 200 passengers, pilgrims landed at Adan Adde Interntional airport on Saturday night, marking the first passenger flight in 27 years.

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Somaliland: Waddani Presidential Candidate Merges Own Clan Strategies to Superficial National Vision Prophesying Doom If He Fails - Opinion

0 Visits: 478 | Saturday September 23, 2017 - 22:34:08
Somaliland politics and party campaigning has taken an alarming turn to the worse these past few weeks. For the first time in the history of the fledgling, internationally yet-to-be-recognized republic of Somaliland and its nascent democracy, national political parties are openly exhorting masses to…

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FULL TRANSCRIPT: Somali PM Addresses the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly 

0 Visits: 503 | Saturday September 23, 2017 - 22:08:56
Bismillahi Rahmani Rahim  Mr. President

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Somalia PM Meets Chinese Foreign Minister on the sidelines of UN General Assembly in New York

0 Visits: 674 | Friday September 22, 2017 - 00:48:34
NEW YORK (Horn Observer) Somalia Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on Thursday met with the Chinese Foreign Ministter Wang Yi in New York, on the sides of the UN General Assembly.

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