Wednesday, June 3, 2020

New lease of life? Shabaab member gets five years after appealing death sentence in...

GAROWE (HOL) - An Al-Shabaab convict who was condemned to face the firing squad last July was today handed a new lease of life...

Kenya police kill 2 Shabaab militants, recover weapons in Garissa county

NAIROBI (HOL) - Security forces repulsed an attempted Al-Shabaab attack at a telecommunication in the outskirts of Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya’s northeast Tuesday...

Four students killed during al Shabaab attack in Dadaab

Four students were killed during an attack by al Shabaab militants in Saretho area, Daadab subcounty on Tuesday. SOURCE: Four students killed during al Shabaab...

St. Louis Park's youngest and first Somali-American city council member sworn in

Shortly after wrapping up her first day on the job Monday as a recruiter for a merchandising company in Plymouth, Nadia Mohamed headed to...

US soldier killed in al-Shabab attack in Kenya identified

The Pentagon has identified the U.S. soldier killed during a Sunday morning attack in Kenya by the al-Shabab Islamic militant group. SOURCE: US soldier killed...

Jeffrey Epstein was blackmailing politicians for Israel’s Mossad, new book claims

The deceased American financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein and his girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell were Israeli spies who used underage girls to blackmail...

Milan held to draw in Ibrahimovic's return

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's comeback appearance added much-needed urgency but little else for AC Milan as they were held by Sampdoria to 0-0 in Serie A...

Somali-Canadian national arrested for “spying” Eastleigh military base

Sleuths on Monday arrested a suspect believed to be a Somali-Canadian national in Nairobi’s Eastleigh estate. SOURCE: Somali-Canadian national arrested for “spying” Eastleigh military base

U.S. bolsters Kenya base security after Americans killed in attack

The U.S. military deployed additional forces to Kenya on Monday to bolster security at a key airfield after an attack by al Shabaab militants...

Kenyan officials said they foiled an al-Shabab attack and no Kenyans died. Locals tell...

NAIROBI (Washington Post) — After Sunday’s attack by al-Shabab fighters on a military airstrip in which three Americans were killed, Kenya’s top security officials...

BREAKING NEWS

Mogadishu Street lights and CCTVs targetted

Mogadishu’s solar-powered street lights and surveillance systems targeted

MOGADISHU (SOMALI INFO) Unknown attackers targeted with blasts and hand grenades with solar-powered street lights and CCTV Cameras along Maka Al-Mukarama road in the...

The Struggle For Space : Somali-Kenyan politicians want to counter Ogaden dominance

Most high ranking Somali people in the government of Kenya are predominantly of the Ogaden clan. Aden Duale, Leader of the Majority Party in...

President Farmaajo signs Petroleum bill into law, Senate approves Elections Law

MOGADISHU (SI) - President Mohamed Farmaajo Saturday signed the amended Petroleum Law marking a major milestone for the country’s efforts to exploit oil resources...

Janan oo gaaray Kismaayo, Aw Xirsi oo iscasilay

Cabdirashiid Xasan Cabdi nuur Janan, Wasiirkii hore ee amniga ee maamulkii hore ee Jubaland ayaa gaaray Magaalada Kismaayo maanta isaga oo baxsad ah. Ciidamada booliiska...

Ahmed Gurey: A Somali Muslim ruler who repelled Portuguese invasions

Ahmed Gurey was instrumental in bringing three-quarters of Ethiopia under the control of the majority-Muslim Adal Empire between 1529-43. Although Islam had arrived in Ethiopia...