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Somalia: Centralized National Exam Kicks off Across the Country (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 455 | Saturday May 20, 2017 - 21:08:30
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The Ministry of Education on Saturday started the Centralized National Examination for the Secondary School Leaving Certificate in Mogadishu and across the country, Somali Update reports.

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Somalia: Government Forces Clash over Taxes Collection, One Dead

0 Visits: 549 | Saturday May 20, 2017 - 15:31:17
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — At least one soldier killed after government forces clashed over the collection of taxes in Dharkenley District of Mogadishu on Saturday, District official said.

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Somalia: Rain Downpour Destroys Houses, Kills Three in Mogadishu (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 467 | Saturday May 20, 2017 - 09:48:15
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — At least three people died after heavy downpours destroyed their houses in Somalia capital on Friday, officials said.

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Somalia Broadens its Youth Soccer League Through FIFA Support

0 Visits: 358 | Saturday May 20, 2017 - 09:23:49
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The broadened second edition of Somalia's Domestic youth football league, has kicked off at Banadir Stadium, with Baarbe youth team winning the inaugural match after beating Anadol boys 2-0 on Thursday.

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VIDEO: Somalia Drought Doubles Influx At Children Nutrition Centres

0 Visits: 141 | Friday May 19, 2017 - 19:36:35
BAIDOA (Somali Update Online) — Hunger and thirst, the deadly consequences of Somalia's drought, have doubled the number of children admitted to the nutritional centre in Baidoa.

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UN: South Sudan Forces Killed 114 Civilians Around Yei in Six Months

0 Visits: 164 | Friday May 19, 2017 - 15:36:03
GENEVA, Switzerland — South Sudanese pro-government forces killed at least 114 civilians in and around Yei town between July 2016 and January 2017, as well as committing uncounted rapes, looting and torture, the U.N. human rights office said on Friday.

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Somalia: Al-Shabab Attacks Ethiopian Military Base in Central Somalia

0 Visits: 509 | Friday May 19, 2017 - 15:22:51
BELEDWEYN (Somali Update Online) — Al-Shabab militant group fighters on Thursday attacked a military base of the Ethiopian army of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in Halgan town of Hiiraan region, officials and residents confirmed.

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Somalia: Hunger and Thirst, the Deadly Consequences of Somalia's Drought on Children

0 Visits: 246 | Friday May 19, 2017 - 06:59:29
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Hunger and thirst, the deadly consequences of Somalia's drought, have doubled the number of children admitted to the nutritional centre in Baidoa.

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Somalia Asks Kenya to Stop Opposition MPs Movement in Nairobi

0 Visits: 551 | Thursday May 18, 2017 - 17:10:31
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali government officially protested against a new political movement in Nairobi that seeks to critically oppose the new government in Mogadishu, sources told Somali Update Online.

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Somalia: Al-Shabab Car Bomb Driver Executed in Mogadishu (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 424 | Thursday May 18, 2017 - 12:21:21
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali Military Court today on Thursday executed an Al-Shabab member who drove a suicide car that exploded in Mogadishu's Beerta Market on November last year, Somali Update reports.

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