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AMISOM and Somali Security Forces Recover Cache or Arms from in Mogadishu

In yesterday’s early morning cordon and search operation in Mogadishu’s Wadajir district, Somali Government forces with the support of African Union troops recovered 15 guns, assortment of ammunition and 20 of militia were arrested when they were overpowered by the forces. The operation followed a tip off that there are arms cache in a location […]

August 16th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Al-Shabab attack AU base in Somalia

Fighting between al-Shabab and government and African Union (AU) troops in the central Hiran region has left 18 people dead on both sides, the Somalian armed group has said. Al-Shabab spokesman Abdulaziz Abu Musab told the AFP news agency on Saturday that the deaths occurred after the group’s fighters attacked a base of the AU […]

August 11th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Obama: US will help Africa set up peacekeeping force

Washington – The United States will help African nations set up a rapid response force to support United Nations and African Union peacekeeping missions, President Barack Obama said Wednesday. Obama, closing a summit with 50 African countries in Washington, said the force could be dispatched rapidly in support of UN-backed missions on the continent. “We […]

August 7th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

mayor of the District of Galkayo Bile Creating Marketing and MCH handed Chairmen area.

Chairman of the Local Government District Galkayo galmudug Bile Ali Dini has handed over two chairmen of the city’s marketing and MCH who long ago built and individuals to have their own hand. Bile Dini Cali Mayor of the District of Galkayo accompanied the deputy manager Osman 2 today toured two MCH and Marketing for […]

July 24th, 2014 | Posted in Arimaha Bulshada,News in English,Wararka | Read More »

Duale Tells Lamu Muslims to Defy Kimaiyo Curfew

BY GEOFFREY MOSOKU Lamu, Kenya: National Assembly Leader Aden Duale has told Muslims in Lamu County to defy a curfew by Inspector General David Kimaiyo on night activities. Duale, went to his Twitter account to encourage Muslim faithful to defy Kimaiyo and instead proceed with their daily religious activities while describing the IG’s directive as […]

July 20th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Government delegation arrives in Beledweyne to initiate peace talks

A delegation led by two deputy ministers from the federal government of Somalia on Thursday arrived in Beledweyne town, the provincial capital of Hiran region. The delegation was jointly led by Deputy Minister for Commerce Abdirahman Abdi Osman and Deputy Minister for Interior and Federalism Abdirahman Mohamed Salah. Beledweyne district commissioner Mohamed Osman Abdi Qallafow […]

July 18th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Somalia’s Ambassador to the United States, Mr Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmake, confirmed by US President Barack Obama

Mr Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmake, was confirmed on Monday 14 July 2014, as Somalia’s first ambassador to the United States of America since 1991. US President Barack Obama, in a ceremony at the White House, confirmed Ambassador Sharmake. Ambassador Sharmake has held several leadership positions within the Somali Government, including as Prime Minister for the […]

July 16th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Gunmen kill counter-terrorism unit official in drive-by shooting

Amidst looming threats of instability in Mogadishu, gunmen shot and killed the Deputy Chief of Somali counter-terrorism task force in drive-by shooting according to officials on Monday. The assailants blocked the road with vehicle and sprayed bullets with officials in the targeted car in Mogadishu’s Hamar Jajab district. Security forces commander said on Mogadishu-based radio […]

July 14th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Government not targeting Muslims in war on terror, Uhuru Kenyatta says

President Uhuru Kenyatta has said the Government was not targeting the Muslim community in the crackdown on criminals engaging in terror activities. Speaking at the Kakamega State lodge on Friday night, the President said the Jubilee administration was not “at war with the Muslims” but was fighting criminals taking advantage of the religion to engage […]

July 12th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Somalia’s security chiefs sacked.

Somalia’s police and intelligence chiefs have been sacked following militant Islamist group al-Shabab’s assault on the presidential palace, a government minister has said. Three of the attackers were killed and a fourth captured, the minister added. Al-Shabab fighters entered the compound in the capital, Mogadishu, on Tuesday before being driven out by African Union (AU) […]

July 9th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

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