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British Embassy Mogadishu Honours Somali Chevening Alumni's in Mogadishu.

0 Visits: 322 | Friday July 07, 2017 - 14:36:23
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The British Embassy in Somalia hosted an event in honor of its Somalia Chevening Alumni at the British Embassy Mogadishu, the embassy said in a statement.

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Algeria to grant legal status to African migrants amid worker shortages, racism

0 Visits: 180 | Tuesday July 04, 2017 - 16:28:58
ALGIERS (REUTERS) Algeria plans to grant residency rights and job permits to illegal African migrants, responding to a shortage of workers in farming and construction while also seeking to combat a surge in racist sentiment.

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Saudi columnist who compared king to God suspended - Reports

0 Visits: 142 | Monday July 03, 2017 - 19:44:29
JEDDAH (Horn Observer) A Saudi columnist has been suspended after he went too far in praise of the country's leader, King Salman, Saudi media reported.

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Iran Exports to Somalia Up 38%

0 Visits: 172 | Sunday July 02, 2017 - 09:38:26
Iran exported some $30 million worth of commodities to Somalia in the last Iranian year that ended on March 20, 2017, registering a 38% increase compared with the year before, Trade Promotion Organization of Iran's Arabic-African Affairs Office said.

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Norway said to Recognize Somali Diplomatic Passport.

0 Visits: 241 | Monday June 19, 2017 - 15:36:49
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer Online) The Norwegian government has announced that it has recognized the Somali diplomatic passport becoming the third EU country to recognize the Somali passport, Somali officials said.

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Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for military exercise - Aljazeera

0 Visits: 265 | Monday June 19, 2017 - 01:15:35
The Qatari defence ministry has announced the arrival of the first group of Turkish soldiers in the capital, Doha, to take part in joint military exercises.

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Saudi guards fire on Iranian boat, killing fisherman: report

0 Visits: 203 | Sunday June 18, 2017 - 01:03:27
By: Reuters: Saudi border guards have opened fire on an Iranian fishing boat in the Gulf, killing a fisherman, Iran's Tasnim news agency said on Saturday, amid high tension between the two rival states.

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Qatar withdraws troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border mission

0 Visits: 231 | Wednesday June 14, 2017 - 18:28:58
DOHA (Reuters) - Qatar has withdrawn its troops from the border between Djibouti and Eritrea, where the Gulf state has been acting as mediator in a border dispute, the Qatari Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.

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Turkey sends aid to cholera victims in Somalia

0 Visits: 208 | Tuesday June 06, 2017 - 17:41:10
By Duygu Yener ANKARA

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Turkish humanitarian aid ship leaves for Somalia

0 Visits: 184 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 01:10:00
MERSIN, Turkey - Turkey on Sunday sent a ship carrying 13,000 tons of food and humanitarian aid to Somalia from southern Mersin province.

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Tragedy in remote north-eastern Niger highlights dangers migrants face when crossing the Sahara

0 Visits: 209 | Friday June 02, 2017 - 16:05:01
Dakar/Geneva, 2 June 2017 – The death of 44 people in remote north-eastern Niger is a horrific reminder of the dangers migrants face at all points of their journeys from West and Central Africa to the shores of Europe

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Senior Shabab Commander Killed in Bariire Raid - Officials

0 Visits: 414 | Sunday May 07, 2017 - 13:26:12
Mogadishu (Horn Observer Online) Somalia government said on Sunday that a senior Shabab commander and his associates were killed in recent raid in Lower Shabelle region.

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Most wanted terror suspect Fatuma Mohamed found dead

0 Visits: 421 | Monday April 17, 2017 - 08:18:29
One of Kenya's most wanted terror suspects is dead. Ms Fatuma Mohamed Masou had a Sh2 million bounty on her head, and was the wife of slain terrorist Kassim Omondi, who was killed by police during a raid in 2013.

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International Partners Disappointed by Somaliland Electoral Delays

0 Visits: 551 | Thursday March 09, 2017 - 20:25:25
Denmark, the European Union, Finland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States are deeply disappointed by the Guurti's decision to delay further Somaliland's electoral cycle, unilaterally extending the government's term beyond even the dates requested…

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Gambia's president officially sworn in

0 Visits: 560 | 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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FAJ Recognizes the Legitimate NUSOJ Leadership and Condemns Elements within IFJ leadership for Promoting anti-Africa Agenda – Communiqué

0 Visits: 550 | Saturday December 24, 2016 - 13:54:54
The Steering Committee of the Federation of African Journalists, FAJ, meeting in Abidjan December 7 – 10, 2016 resolved as follows;

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UAE presence expands in Africa

0 Visits: 587 | 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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Tanzania police raid popular website's office in effort to learn users' identities

0 Visits: 430 | Friday December 16, 2016 - 10:13:49
Nairobi, (CPJ) - December 16, 2016- Tanzanian security forces should immediately and unconditionally release Maxence Melo, the co-founder of popular online discussion portal Jamii Forum, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Police raided the website's office in the capital Dar es Salaam…

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Delegation from Finland visits the AU Commission to Discuss Ways of Strengthening Partnership for Peace and Security

0 Visits: 766 | Saturday November 26, 2016 - 17:30:41
Addis Ababa -Ethiopia: The Acting Director for Peace and Security, Dr. Admore Kambudzi received, on behalf of the AU Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Smaïl Chergui, a Delegation of Finnish Ambassadors representing several missions across Africa.

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Somalia Statement on 93rd anniversary of the Turkish Republic Day

0 Visits: 338 | Saturday October 29, 2016 - 18:16:18
Mogadishu - Somalia (Horn Observer) The Government and People of the Federal Republic of Somalia congratulate the Government and People of Turkey on the 93rd anniversary of the Turkish Republic.

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