Somalia

Somalia: Minister of Information Briefs Progress update on Strand 4, Preventing & Countering Violent Extremism

0 Visits: 644 | Saturday November 11, 2017 - 15:53:32
Mogadishu, 11 November 2017 - H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow), Minister of Information, Culture & Tourism of the Federal Republic of Somalia today briefed participants of the Comprehensive Approach to Security (CAS) Executive Meeting on the progress of Strand 4, Preventing & Countering Violent…

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5 days Consultative Meeting on Media Development concluded in Mogadishu, Somalia

0 Visits: 627 | Monday November 06, 2017 - 00:27:27
Mogadishu - HE Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow), Minister of Information, Culture & Tourism of the Federal Government of Somalia last night concluded 5 days Consultative meeting on Media Development that took place in Mogadishu between 31 October to 04 November 2017.

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AMISOM Re-aligns Troop Compositions Across Somalia in Readiness for Exit

0 Visits: 491 | Sunday November 05, 2017 - 14:52:17
MOGADISHU - AMISOM is undertaking a series of troop movements, aimed at re-aligning contingent compositions in various forward operation bases across Somalia.

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Somalia: US Directs its Personnel to Depart Mogadishu as Reports of Suicide Car Bombers inside Halane Emerge

0 Visits: 843 | Sunday November 05, 2017 - 02:21:23
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The US Mission to Somalia has on Saturday directed its non-essential US citizen employees to depart Mogadishu until further notice, according to a statement released by the US Mission to Somalia.

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US Hits Basis of ISIS Affiliated Militants in Northeastern Somalia

0 Visits: 623 | Friday November 03, 2017 - 22:55:27
BOSASO, (Horn Observer) Several militants are believed to have been killed in an airstrikes conducted by the US government in coordination with the Federal government of Somalia, Witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: I worked for Paul Manafort. He always lacked a moral compass

0 Visits: 825 | Wednesday November 01, 2017 - 19:51:50
WASHINGTON D.C., United States of America, November 1, 2017/ -- Perspective Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences:

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Somalia: NUSOJ Provides assistance Money both to the Wounded and families of killed Journalists

0 Visits: 598 | Tuesday October 31, 2017 - 09:14:04
MOGADISHU, October 31, 2017: The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) contributed to medical costs of three Somali journalists who were wounded in the Mogadishu truck bombing on Saturday 14th of October, 2017, as well as to funeral expenses for two killed journalists.

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Somalia: After Deadly Hotel Attack, Somali Cabinet Fires Police and Intelligence Chiefs

0 Visits: 546 | Sunday October 29, 2017 - 22:00:00
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali Cabinet, in an extra-ordinary meeting, on Sunday fired Police and Intelligence Chiefs after Saturday's deadly attack, officials said.

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AU Special Representative condemns terrorist attack in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 473 | Sunday October 29, 2017 - 20:20:28
Mogadishu-October 28th, 2017 ; The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, strongly condemns today's terrorist attack at Nasa Hablood Hotel 2 in Mogadishu.

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Somalia Statement on the Turkish Republic Day

0 Visits: 437 | Sunday October 29, 2017 - 13:08:48
Mogadishu, Somalia: The Government and People of the Federal Republic of Somalia have the great pleasure to extend their warmest congratulations and best wishes to the Government and People of Turkey as they celebrate the 94th Anniversary of Turkish Republic Day.

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Somalia Militants Attack Hotel in Mogadishu, 20 Killed

0 Visits: 630 | Saturday October 28, 2017 - 22:02:02
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 20 people were killed and dozens were wounded on Saturday afternoon after Somali Militants attacked a hotel in the heart of the Somali Capital Mogadishu, witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: Somali and Turkish Prime Ministers Meet in Ankara, Turkey

0 Visits: 583 | Thursday October 26, 2017 - 21:43:18
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on Thursday met with the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildrim in Ankara, officials said.

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Somalia: NUSOJ is not an individual property but a trade union of Somali journalists

0 Visits: 393 | Thursday October 26, 2017 - 15:48:38
NUSOJ strongly condemns in the most emphatic terms, the falsely misleading statement circulated by Omar Faruk Osman in which it is claimed that the European Union trademark court decreed admissible judicial action against the elected Secretary General of National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ)…

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Somalia: 10 Civilians among Killed, After AMISOM Convoy came Under IED Attack near Afgoi

0 Visits: 712 | Wednesday October 25, 2017 - 14:56:08
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 10 civilians were killed and at least another dozen wounded on Wednesday after AMISOM convoy who came under IED attack at Arbiska area near Lafoole, Witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: NUSOJ and UNSOM Train in Baidoa 25 Journalists on Freedom of Expression and Human Rights

0 Visits: 375 | Monday October 23, 2017 - 20:45:31
BAIDOA (Horn Observer) The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) with the support of United Nations Assistance Mission For Somalia UNSOM particularly the UN Human Rights Protection Section organised two days training for 25 journalists in South West Regional State on freedom of expression and…

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Somalia: Foreign Governments said to take the lead into the Investigations of Mogadishu Truck Bombing

0 Visits: 660 | Thursday October 19, 2017 - 21:55:59
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Several foreign countries are said to have taken the lead of the investigations into the dual truck bombing in Mogadishu that killed more than 300 people, a source in Villa Somalia revealed.

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Finland: Somali-Finnish Peace Activist Calls for the Somalis to Unite and Forgive each in the wake of Terror attack that Killed over 300

0 Visits: 855 | Tuesday October 17, 2017 - 21:41:11
TURKU - Finland (Horn Observer) Somali-Finnish Peace Activist Wali Hashi called on the Somalis to unite and forgive each other in the wake of the Saturday's terror attack that killed more than 300 people.

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Death Toll of Somalia's Twin Explosions in Mogadishu Tops 300

0 Visits: 483 | Monday October 16, 2017 - 20:14:31
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The death toll of the Saturday's dual truck explosions in Mogadishu topped 300, in what many say the largest such a attack ever in Somalia.

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IFRC and Somali Red Crescent Society mourn volunteers killed in Mogadishu blast

0 Visits: 364 | Monday October 16, 2017 - 19:15:53
Mogadishu/Geneva – The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Somali Red Crescent Society are mourning the deaths of five Red Crescent volunteers, killed in a large explosion in Mogadishu yesterday.

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Somalia: A Freelance Cameraman Dies and 4 Other Journalists Wounded After Mogadishu's Suicide Attack

0 Visits: 498 | Monday October 16, 2017 - 19:06:31
Mogadishu: The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ is dismayed by the suicide attack targeted to heavily populated KM5 junction in Mogadishu which caused the death and injuries of of many innocent people on Saturday afternoon.

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