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Somalia: Militants Shell Puntland Military Base

0 Visits: 325 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 23:39:07
MOGADISHU (SomaliUpdate Online) — Al-Shabaab militants on Sunday night fired motor shells on a military base in Af-Urur village in the semi-autonomous region of Puntland.

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Somalia Plans to Revive its Flag Carrier to Attract Foreign Tourists, Investment

0 Visits: 428 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 21:14:14
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali government on Sunday announced it is planning to revive the country's flag carrier to help attract investment and tourists into the war-torn nation.

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Somalia Conflict: Exacting A Terrible Toll on Civilians, Al-Shabaab Responsible for Most Civilian Casualties – UN Report

0 Visits: 150 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 16:03:13
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Armed conflict in Somalia continues to exact a heavy toll on civilians, damaging infrastructure and livelihoods, displacing millions of people, and impeding access to humanitarian relief for communities in need, a UN report published on Sunday said.

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UN: 4,585 Civilian Casualties Recorded in Somalia over the Course of 22 Months (Info-graphics)

0 Visits: 304 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 15:13:50
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — From 1 January 2016 to 14 October 2017, a total of 4,585 civilian casualties were recorded in Somalia, according to a United Nations reports released today.

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Somalia: South West Forces Kill Two Al-Shabaab Militants in Bay Region

0 Visits: 367 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 09:31:09
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Southwest soldiers have killed two al-Shabaab terrorists after raiding their base in the outskirts of Burhakaba town, officials said.

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Somali PM Vows to Fight Corruption as the Nation Marks Anti-Corruption Day

0 Visits: 258 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 22:40:34
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire on Saturday vowed to crack down on corruption as horn of Africa nation is commemorating Anti-corruption Day.

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Plane With 92 Deported Somalis Returns to U.S After Anti-Trump Protest Erupted in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 481 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 21:12:55
NAIROBI (Somali Update Online) — A plane carrying 92 Somali deportees have returned to United States, US immigration officials confirmed.

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AU Envoy Applauds Galmudug, Ahlu Sunna Wal Jama'a Power-Sharing Deal

0 Visits: 195 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 08:53:16
NAIROBI (Somali Update Online) — The Special Representative of the African Union for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira, has hailed a power-sharing agreement signed on Wednesday, between Galmudug state and the Ahlu Sunna Wal Jama'a (AWSJ).

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Somali PM Hopes Soccer to Help Return Real Life

0 Visits: 242 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 08:36:21
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The Prime Minister of the federal government of Somalia, Hassan Ali Kheyre, said that the organization of football tournaments has helped the return of the real life to Somalia.

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Banadir Beats Jubbaland 2-1 at the Opening of 2017 Inter-State Football Tourney in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 180 | Saturday December 09, 2017 - 08:17:19
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Hosts from Banadir made a positive start in the second edition of Somalia's Inter-State football tournament 2017 after shocking Jubbaland 2-1 in the opener match at Stadium Banadir on Friday.

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