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Saturday, May 30, 2020

Somali Affairs

Elders in Northern Kenya say contested sea area belongs to Somalia

Elders in northern Kenya now say contested sea section belongs to Somalia. In an unprecedented move, the elders in Garissa maintain Kenya was "unlawfully" laying... More

Somali senator says bodyguards of slain MP recalled days before he was shot dead

The bodyguard of the slain MP were recalled by the head of the police force days before he was killed by Al Shabab militants. In... More

MY MOTHER’S FOOTSTEPS

My mother’s first professional job was as a Certified Nurse. I followed her footsteps and today my primary occupation is as a Registered Nurse.... More

Somali Parliament Member Killed in Mogadishu

Unknown assailants have shot dead a Somali legislator in the capital Mogadishu, officials and witnesses said. Osman Elmi Boqore, a parliamentarian from Zeila, Somaliland, was shot dead... More

In defense of Somali disunity

US policy toward Somalia is anchored in the idea that a unitary Somalia best stabilizes the country and enables it to secure its territory.... More

Somalia President flies to Egypt to attend EU, Arab League meeting

The president of Somalia is flying to the port city of Sham-el-Sheikh to attend several high-level summits. It’s also believed that he would meet... More

Why Somali Women Struggle to Get into Politics and Leadership

Fatuma Ibrahim, 36-year old mother of six, treks nearly a kilometer daily to fetch water for the domestic use. Along millions of women in Somalia,... More

Somalia is not the best country in Africa to be a journalist

On the weekend, some journalists in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, received an invitation to cover an event at the presidency. The journalists were kept waiting for... More

Kenya lists three conditions to resume ties with Somalia

Mogadishu and Nairobi have exchanged diplomatic tiff on Saturday after Kenya had recalled its envoy from Somalia and asked his counterpart to return back... More