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Al-Shabaab kidnaps 42 in Somalia’s Bay

Al-Shabaab kidnaps 42 in Somalia’s Bay

ShareWednesday, January 28, 2015 MOGADISHU – Al-Shabaab militant group has kidnapped 42 people during a raid in the southern Somali region of Bay, a government official said Tuesday. “Al-Shabaab militants have raided a town near Goof Gaduud district and took 42 residents to the nearby woods,” Goof Gaduud District Commissioner Ahmed Adan Mohamed told The […]

January 28 2015 | Posted in English News | Read More »

EU warship escorts UN food supplies to Somalia

EU warship escorts UN food supplies to Somalia

ShareWednesday, January 28, 2015 NAIROBI — The EU naval force said Wednesday that it successfully escorted a UN World Food Program (WFP) chartered vessel carrying humanitarian supplies to Somalia from Kenya. The anti-piracy taskforce said its Germany EU Naval Force ship, FGS Lubeck, safely escorted the WFP vessel from Mombasa to the port city of […]

January 28 2015 | Posted in English News | Read More »

list of Somalia New Cabinet

list of Somalia New Cabinet

ShareMogadishu-Wacaal Media Somalia’s prime minister has appointed his new cabinet, mostly political novices following weeks of delays due to a pressure from legislators who warned him of reinstating certain ministers from his predecessor’s cabinet. At a news conference at the presidential palace Tuesday, Omar Abdirashid has picked a 20-member cabinet, two of them former journalists. […]

January 27 2015 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Erdogan vows not to “give up” in face of terrorism in Somali

Erdogan vows not to “give up” in face of terrorism in Somali

ShareNews DeskMonday, January 26, 2015 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed Sunday not to give up in the face of terrorist groups in the war-torn Somalia. “We will fulfill our humane, conscientious, Islamic duties,” Erdogan said, during a joint press conference with Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, following a head to head meeting. Erdogan, who […]

January 26 2015 | Posted in English News | Read More »

South Africa;Somali shop owner’s case postponed

South Africa;Somali shop owner’s case postponed

ShareMonday, January 26, 2015 Somali shopowner Alodixashi Sheik Yusuf’s murder case was postponed by the Protea Magistrate’s Court on Monday. Magistrate Herman Badenhorst postponed the matter to February 4 so Yusuf’s status in the country could be established. Yusuf is accused of shooting dead Siphiwe Mahori, 14, in Snake Park, Soweto, last Monday. He allegedly […]

January 26 2015 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Turkish president arrives in Somalia

Turkish president arrives in Somalia

Share Mogadishu   Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives in Mogadishu as part of his official tour in Horn of Africa Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Somali capital, Mogadishu, on Sunday as part of his official visit to the Horn of Africa. Erdogan was welcomed by Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali […]

January 25 2015 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Erdogan: The hero of Somalia

Erdogan: The hero of Somalia

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January 25 2015 | Posted in English News | Read More »