Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Bolton willing to testify in impeachment trial if subpoenaed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House national security adviser John Bolton said Monday that he is “prepared to testify” if he is subpoenaed by...

Somalian parliament approves new petroleum law – minister

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - The upper house of Somalia’s parliament on Monday approved a new petroleum law, which aims to provide a regulatory framework...

Uhuru urged to withdraw KDF troops from Somalia after Lamu attack

Activist Boniface Mwangi has asked President Uhuru Kenyatta-led government to withdraw the Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) from Somalia to protect the nation from incessant...

Five-year tourist visa announced in UAE for all nationalities

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Monday announced that tourist...

Officer handed death sentence in Puntland, to receive 67 camels from state for harm

GAROWE (HOL) - A military court of appeal in Puntland today upheld the ruling of a lower court which sentenced to death a military...

Kenyan police arrest three for trying to breach British army camp

Police arrested three men who tried to break into a British army camp in Laikipia in central Kenya, police said in a report seen...

Somalia condemns Manda Bay attack, US confirms loss of 3 officers

MOGADISHU (HOL) - Somalia has condemned the attack on the joint Kenya-US military base in the coastal region of Lamu noting such attacks will...

Kenya, Somalia keep eyes on court over ocean block dispute

Somalia’s diplomatic relations with Kenya will in 2020 be tested depending on the outcome of the maritime boundary case which is due to be...

The most inviting city in Africa?

I was sitting on the terrace of La Brioche, a popular bakery-cafe in Kigali’s Gacuriro neighbourhood. It was twilight – the streetlights were coming...

Iran general replacing Soleimani vows revenge for US killing

An Iranian general who replaced the leader killed by a U.S. airstrike in Baghdad vowed Sunday to take revenge as Tehran abandoned the remaining...

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...