Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Somalia is Still in Search of a Unique Governance Model

To paraphrase the aptly titled book “Somalia: Nation in Search of a State” by David D. Laitin, Professor of Political Science at Stanford...

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...

BREAKING NEWS

A decade of Turkey’s rise in Somalia

Ankara’s assertive intervention in the deadly famine and its ambitious decade-long engagement in Somalia's state-building process has significantly increased its influence...
Kirpi APCs in Mogadishu port

Turkey donates more Kirpi APCs to Somalia

Turkey has donated another eight Kirpi armoured personnel carriers to Somalia along with 14 Aktan military trucks. The vehicles...

US sanctions senior Eritrean official for rights abuses in Tigray

Tuesday August 24, 2021 (Mogadishu, Somalia) The United States imposed sanctions on Monday on a senior Eritrean military...

Maine’s Somali Bantus Are Reenvisioning American Farming

On a recent Saturday at the Little Jubba Central Maine Agrarian Commons, Ali Hamsa and Muhidin Libah took a break from building...

Outcry as Tanzania leader calls women footballers ‘flat-chested’

Tanzania’s President Samia Suluhu Hassan has come under fire for remarks about women footballers having “flat chests” and suggesting they would not...