The reluctance of western and other powers to act against Djibouti’s increasing arms trafficking activities poses an existential threat to the security of the Horn of Africa and imperils ongoing efforts to end long-running conflicts in the region.
Monday, August 13, 2018
(BBC)- An Ethiopian court has sentenced a man to two years and six months in prison after he was caught red-handed travelling with 10 leopard skins.
Sunday, August 12, 2018
(The Reporter)- Alarmed by the political and security turmoil that occurred in the Ethio-Somali Regional State last week, oil companies engaged in oil exploration projects in the region have evacuated their staff to Addis Ababa, it was learnt.
Saturday, August 11, 2018
(Medeshi)- The Somaliland people are very happy with the right moves taken by the newly elected president. The reason: he is fighting corruption and cleaning the mess left by his predecessor.
Friday, August 10, 2018
Somaliland - Michael Walls and the election observers have done excellent job during Nov 2017 election
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
MOGADISHU, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- The UN migration agency and the European Union are this week training over 60 migrants who opted to return to Somaliland from Libya instead of continuing their journeys to Europe, the UN agency said on Monday.
(AFP)- Fighting in Ethiopia's volatile eastern Somali region over the weekend has left an unknown number of civilians dead and thousands displaced, the patriarch of Ethiopia's Orthodox church told state media on Monday.
(BBC)- The Minister for Information for the Somali region of Ethiopia Idris Ismail has confirmed to the BBC Somali Service that regional President Abdi Mohamud Omar has handed over power and has agreed to step down.
Hussein Guleid had what many Somalis dream of: a US passport and a promising career in the American health sector.
Monday, August 6, 2018
As a new exhibition commemorates the Somali effort during the First World War, LSE’s Joanna Lewis analyses how scholarship of the Great War is increasingly encompassing the global contribution of the conflict.
(RT) - The Saudi Arabian Foreign Ministry has recalled its ambassador from Canada and given the Canadian ambassador 24 hours to leave the country. Riyadh is also freezing all new trade and investment deals with Canada.
An emotional gesture by Somalis moved a Turkish academic who was stranded in a Somali city when his flight was cancelled.
Sunday, August 5, 2018
(Surrey Comet)- A murder investigation has been launched after a man in his 20s was fatally stabbed in the early hours of this morning.
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle killing four people near the gate of a military base in Afgoye town, 30 kilometers (18 miles) northwest of Mogadishu.
Saturday, August 4, 2018
(Reuters)- Mobs looted shops and burned down properties in Ethiopia’s eastern Somali region on Saturday, as unrest gained momentum and spread across the province following deployment of soldiers, witnesses said.