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Somalia: Federal President, Jubbaland Authorities to Discuss on 2013 Agreement

0 Visits: 252 | Tuesday June 06, 2017 - 09:54:19
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is expected to depart today for a tour to the southern port town of Kismayo in Lower Jubba region where his delegation will hold discussions on management of the town's port and airport management, sources said.

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Amid Gulf Diplomatic Crisis, US Military Says No Plans to Change Posture in Qatar

0 Visits: 190 | Tuesday June 06, 2017 - 07:01:01
DOHA — The US military on Monday lauded Qatar for its "enduring commitment to regional security" and said US flights out of Al-Udeid airbase in Qatar were unaffected by the Gulf diplomatic crisis.

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Somalia: Indonesia Donated Aid for Drought Victims Arrives Mogadishu (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 302 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 21:49:35
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — A ship carrying Indonesia donated aid food has anchored at Mogadishu Seaport as Somalia government officials praised the people and the government of Indonesia for their generous support to the drought-hit people in Somalia.

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Millions of People in African are on the Frontlines of Climate Change

0 Visits: 204 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 18:36:20
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (Somali Update Online) — Denouncing Trump's decision to abandon the Paris Climate Agreement, Greenpeace International said the decision would cost the US its global leadership position and its share of the economic benefits of the clean energy transition.

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Somalia: Military Court Starts Hearing Late Minister's Alleged Killers Case

0 Visits: 257 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 16:03:01
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somalia's Federal Military Court on Monday started the first hearing of the murder case against two government soldiers for shooting and killing former Minister of Reconstruction and Public Works Abbas Abdullahi Siraji.

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Somalia: Three Soldiers Killed, Dozens Wounded in Kismayo Police Station Blast

0 Visits: 246 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 15:49:14
KISMAYO (Somali Update Online) — At least three police officers killed, a dozen wounded in a powerful bomb explosion in the southern port city of Kismayo on Monday, security officials said.

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Somalia: Forces Prepare New Offensive in Lower Shabelle

0 Visits: 325 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 13:29:30
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali National Army and the African Union Forces in Somalia (AMISOM) are preparing new offensive to liberate new areas under the control of the militant group Al-Shabab in Lower Shabelle region, military sources said.

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Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE Sever Ties to Qatar Over 'Terrorism'

0 Visits: 288 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 09:17:57
DUBAI — Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed their ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of supporting terrorism, in an unprecedented breach between the most powerful members of the Gulf Cooperation Council.

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Aden Abdulla Osman: A Tribute to a Statesman

0 Visits: 428 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 08:13:39
Today on 8th June marks the 10th death anniversary of the father of the nation, Aden Abdulla Osman. The first President of Somalia and for more than two decades the most outstanding political figure in Somalia, died in Nairobi hospital on June 8, 2007.

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Somalia: President Farmajo Links Terrorism to Corruption, Injustice (VIDEO)

0 Visits: 213 | Monday June 05, 2017 - 01:36:53
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo on Sunday vowed to eradicate corruption and widespread injustices within government offices, making new promise for the people of Somalia, as the President marks his 100-Days in office.

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