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Press Freedom Violations Continue In Somalia

0 Visits: 406 | Sunday November 17, 2013 - 16:53:45
On November 13, 2013, the Jubba administration in Kismayo closed down a newly opened radio station, the Radio voice of Somalia, an independent and privately owned radio station on November 13, 2013. The radio station was officially granted license by the administration and was being tested when police…

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Explanation of Vote by Ambassador Samantha Power, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, On Kenya's International Criminal Court Article 16 Deferral Request

0 Visits: 461 | Sunday November 17, 2013 - 16:47:37
The United States abstained on this vote because we believe that the concerns raised by Kenya regarding the International Criminal Court proceedings against President Kenyatta and Deputy President Ruto are best addressed within the framework of the Court and its Assembly of States Parties, and not through…

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CECAFA Cup Draw Announced

0 Visits: 565 | Saturday November 16, 2013 - 09:18:17
The council of east and central Africa football Associations (CECAFA) has on Friday announced the draw of this year's senior challenge cup to be hosted in Kenya.

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Mogadishu Blast: 'Suicide Attack' In Somali Capital

0 Visits: 497 | Friday November 08, 2013 - 22:19:52
At least two people have been killed after a suspected suicide attack at a hotel in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu.

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Somalia's 2013 League Kicks Off Under 'New Name'

0 Visits: 632 | Friday November 08, 2013 - 21:24:59
By Omar Ibrahim Abdi Salam

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Somali FA Denounces FKF's Propaganda On 2013 CECAFA Cup 'Theme'

0 Visits: 1477 | Tuesday November 05, 2013 - 08:14:05
Somali Football Federation (SFF) has strongly denounced the recent announcement by Football Kenya Federation President Sam Nyamweya who declared what he termed as 'peace for Somalia' initiative through the upcoming CECAFA senior challenge cup to be hosted in Kenya, with Somali FA unaware of…

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Government Appeals For Urgent Assistance For Those Affected By Devastating Floods in Middle Shabelle Region

0 Visits: 655 | Tuesday November 05, 2013 - 07:38:54
Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon today appealed to Somalis and international aid organisations to provide urgent assistance and essential services to the thousands of people affected by flooding in Jowhar district of Middle Shabelle region.

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Somali PM Meets With U.S And Danish Delegation Visiting Mogadishu

0 Visits: 599 | Tuesday November 05, 2013 - 07:34:06
Somalia's Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon today met with a delegation from the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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Prime Minister Calls On Jubba To Be "The Symbol Of Federal Success In Somalia"

0 Visits: 502 | Tuesday November 05, 2013 - 07:25:29
The Prime Minister of Somalia Abdi Farah Shirdon today called on the Jubba region to be "the symbol of federal success in Somalia."

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Workshop To Prepare An Ethical Code For Somali Journalists Concluded In Mogadishu

0 Visits: 461 | Monday November 04, 2013 - 07:36:18
A two-day stakeholder workshop was held in Mogadishu on November 3 and 4 as part of the preparation of an Ethical Code for Somali journalists. Engaging grassroots contributions from representative groups of journalists from Mogadishu, Garowe, Galkacyo, Baidoa and Kismayo, the workshop prepared a draft…

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