Sustained cooperation vital to address Somalia’s challenges, says UN envoy.

In a year which saw millions of Somali civilians displaced by armed conflict and thousands more killed and wounded in violence, the United Nations envoy

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George Weah claims he is set to win Liberia’s presidential election.

Former football player George Weah’s campaign said on Wednesday that he was on course to win Liberia’s presidential election run-off in the country’s first democratic

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Islamic State video promotes Somali arm, incites attacks during holidays.
- Dec 28, 2017
On Dec. 25, the Islamic State released yet another video promoting attacks in the West. The production is unremarkable in that regard, but it is noteworthy another reason: It featured ...
A Deadly Year in My Family’s Homeland.
- Dec 28, 2017
On a sunny day in 1991, Maryan, my dad’s first cousin, was hiding from rifle-carrying soldiers in a house in Mogadishu, Somalia, while the melodic voice of the singer Magool ...
Washington Ratifies its Military Presence in Somalia with Air Strike.
- Dec 28, 2017
A US air raid announced today that killed 13 members of the Islamist group Al Shabab confirmed the strengthening of Washington''s military presence in this African country. The bombing of the ...
Yemeni Huthis threaten to hit Somaliland.
- Dec 28, 2017
Rebels loyal to Yemeni Huthis have threatened to attack the self-declared Republic of Somaliland for supporting their enemies. The rebels, in a social media video message read by hooded fighters, say ...
(Photos: Facebook; City of Minneapolis)Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor (L) and the late Justine Damond, 40 (R).
Minneapolis police remove Justine Damond memorial left by California hate group.
- Dec 27, 2017
Minneapolis police have removed a memorial that a white nationalist group created to honor an Australian woman killed by a Somali-American officer last summer. Police spokesman John Elder told Minnesota Public ...
Police say man who died after shooting near Garfield & Lexington Christmas Eve was a 27-yr.-old KCMO man.
- Dec 27, 2017
Police identified the man shot and killed near Garfield and Lexington avenues Sunday night as a 27-year-old from Kansas City, Mo. Police found Abdi Daud Sanweyne suffering from a gunshot wound ...
- Dec 25, 2017
Ahmed Ibrahim, Ph.D President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo sacked his National Security Advisor General Ahmed Sheikh Mohamed and replaced him with Abdi Said Muse Ali, a relative of Chief of Staff of ...
Up to 30 Percent of Somalia Soldiers Unarmed.
- Dec 20, 2017
Since September 2017, al-Shabab militants have overrun four Somali government military bases, killing more than 60 soldiers and seizing large quantities of weapons. Now, a military assessment by the Somali government ...

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