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Somalia Needs to Create an Advantage Tie with Russia Through Turkey

0 Visits: 833 | Friday February 02, 2018 - 10:43:16
The 20th century demonstrated three divergent Russia to the world: the Tsarist Russia, the Soviet Russia and the Russian Federation.

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Somalia Establishes First Time Badminton Federation

0 Visits: 577 | Thursday February 01, 2018 - 13:02:00
MOGADISHU (Somaliupdate Online) — As Somalia is increasing the number of sports contested in the country, the war-ravaged horn of African nation for the first time established a badminton federation.

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Kenya Somalia Security Wall - Will it Help?

0 Visits: 1408 | Wednesday January 31, 2018 - 06:37:26
MANDERA — Kenya's Northeastern residents believe the wall being constructed by the government along the Kenya - Somalia boarder is a waste of time and money and will not help block al Shabaab militia.

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YEMEN: Survivors of Capsized Refugee Boat Say Traffickers Fired at Passengers

0 Visits: 457 | Tuesday January 30, 2018 - 22:03:27
People traffickers fired automatic weapons at refugees to force them to jump into heavy seas off the coast of Yemen, according to survivors of the incident that killed dozens last week.

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Kenya Gov't Turns off TV Stations Airing Opposition Event

0 Visits: 308 | Tuesday January 30, 2018 - 21:34:08
NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya's press is reporting that the government has switched off three TV stations after they aired live broadcasts of an event where the opposition is trying to "swear in" its leader Raila Odinga as an alternative president Tuesday.

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Kenyan Opposition Leader 'Sworn in' as Event Called Treason

0 Visits: 308 | Tuesday January 30, 2018 - 21:23:00
NAIROBI, Kenya — In a ceremony that Kenya's government warned would be treason, opposition leader Raila Odinga on Tuesday was sworn in as "the people's president" during a mock inauguration protesting President Uhuru Kenyatta's new term after months of deadly election turmoil.

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AU Seeks Urgent Help for AMISOM's Planned Somalia Withdrawal

0 Visits: 515 | Monday January 29, 2018 - 09:06:34
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The African Union mission in Somalia's planned withdrawal of 21 000 troops from the extremist-threatened Horn of Africa nation by 2020 cannot be met without urgent help from the international community, the mission's chief said on Saturday.

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HRW: Somali Govt to Take Responsibility for the Mass Forced Evictions of IDPs

0 Visits: 438 | Monday January 29, 2018 - 08:32:54
NAIROBI – Somali security forces using bulldozers have demolished dozens of informal settlements in Mogadishu since late December 2017, leaving thousands homeless, Human Rights Watch said today.

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African Heads of State Endorse New Measurement of Progress on Neglected Tropical Diseases Reaffirming Commitment to Health Equity

0 Visits: 321 | Monday January 29, 2018 - 08:26:45
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Today, at the 30th African Union Heads of State Summit, the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) added neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) to its annual scorecard on disease progress.

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Somalia Voices Support to Turkey's Afrin Operation to Clear Terrorist Groups

0 Visits: 488 | Saturday January 27, 2018 - 09:23:39
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Somalia on Friday expressed its support for Turkey's military operation in Syria's Afrin.

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