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September 18, 2017

Addis Ababa (GarsoorNews) — Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has called on major stakeholders to assist the government to achieve a durable peace among the feuding parties in the Oromia and Somali regional states. ...

September 15, 2017

Addis Ababa (GarsoorNews) —Renewed fighting between armed factions from Ethiopia’s Oromia and Somali regional states has forced hundreds of civilians to flee their homes. The fighting which erupted on Tuesday has displaced at least 600 people from both regions. ...

September 14, 2017

New York (GarsoorNews) — Highlighting complex immediate and long-term challenges in Somalia, the head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in the country (UNSOM) called for practical support, as well as political encouragement to the Somali leadership, both at the Federal and the state levels. ...

September 14, 2017

Addis Ababa (GarsoorNews) — “A warm friendship connects the Ethiopian and American people,” U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced earlier this year. “We remain committed to working with Ethiopia to foster liberty, democracy, economic growth, protection of human rights, and the rule of law.” ...

September 13, 2017

MOGADISHU – United States drone strikes killed six members of Al-Qaeda linked Al Shabaab fighters in southern Somalia. ...

September 13, 2017

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is deeply saddened to learn that journalist Abdullahi Osman Moallim of Jubaland TV succumbed to serious head wounds sustained from suicide blast in Beledweyne town. Abdullahi Osman Moallim died at Recep Tayyip Erdogan Hospital (formerly known Digfeer hospital) in Mogadishu on Wednesday morning, at 4:47am as pronounced by...

September 11, 2017

MOGADISHU (Garsoor Online)– At least two people have been killed and 11 others injured in suicide car bomb explosion in Somali capital Mogadishu. The explosion happened near Wehliye hotel on Maka Al Mukaram road in the capital, killing 2 civilians, police officer Hussein Mohamed said. “We have carried bodies of two civilians and 11 others injured in explosion caused...

September 11, 2017

Bulohawo (Garsoor Online )—Heavily armed Al Shabaab fighters launched gun-and-bomb attack on Somali military camp in town near Kenyan border town, killing several soldiers. Somali-based group of Al Shabaab’s military spokesman, Abdiasis Abu Musab claimed to have killed at least 30 soldiers in the attack on the camp in Bulohawo town. “This morning, we stormed...

September 11, 2017

Bal’ad (Garsoor Online)—Four government soldiers have been killed in ambush attack carried by Al Shabaab fighters near Balcad town, some 30km north of Mogadishu. The attack was claimed by Al Shabaab on its website, saying it killed four Somali military soldiers. The group also said one machine-gun and 3 AK-47s had also been seized during the surprise assault in near...

September 10, 2017

At least 6 people died on Sunday after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a restaurant just outside a senior official’s office in the central Somali city of Beledweyne, police and residents said. The al Qaida-linked al Shabaab group said it was behind the attack. “At least six people died and several others were wounded. A suicide bomber blew up himself in a restaurant,”...

September 8, 2017

MOGADISHU – The US has claimed killing an Al Shabaab fighter in drone strike near Barawe town, some 270 km south of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu. The US Africa Command (Africom) spokesman Anthony Falvo said Thursday’s airstrike had been carried out, adding that it killed an Al Shabaab member near south of the town. “We are in no doubt that an Al Shabaab extremist...

September 6, 2017

MOGADISHU – Roadside explosion targeting Somali military vehicle has killed at least two government soldiers in Afgoye town, about 30 km south of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu. The explosion hit the military convoy in the town, killing at least two soldiers on board, a witness said. “I saw bodies of two soldiers who were taken on board by their colleagues, shortly...

September 6, 2017

MOGADISHU – The US military has carried out a drone strike against an al-Shabab militants in Somalia on Tuesday in southwest of Somalia, killing at least 3 fighters. The U.S. Africa Command said Tuesday’s strike happened in area, some 75 km west of Mogadishu for helping peacekeepers from the African Union Mission in Somalia. “The airstrike was conducted in southwest...

September 6, 2017

NAIROBI — A Kenyan police official says at least four people have been beheaded by suspected al-Shabab extremists based in neighboring Somalia. Larry Kieng, the police chief in charge of Kenya’s coastal region, says the attack took place Wednesday morning in the Bobo area of Hindi village in Lamu County. The attack brings the number of people reported beheaded...

September 5, 2017

MOGADISHU – Somali journalists have earlier on Tuesday expressed deep concern about insults and threats made by female secretary for Mogadishu Mayor’s office, Suheyba Mohamed Mukhtar She has been accused of insulting and intimidating tens of local journalists, including women, who were doing their duties, according to reporter Munasar Mohamed. Mohamed laid blame on...

September 4, 2017

Mogadishu (GarsoorNews) — At least two people have been killed on Monday in roadside bomb explosion near Somalia’s capital Mogadishu, witness said. ...

September 4, 2017

Mombasa (GarsoorNews) — Gunmen killed two police officers guarding a church on Kenya’s southern coast on Sunday in an attack that police said bore the hallmarks of Somalia’s Islamist militant group al Shabaab. ...

September 3, 2017

Addis Abeba (GarsoorNews) —Intense fighting between the Ethiopian Somali and the Oromo ethnic groups in the eastern Ethiopia has left “more than 30 people”, including “more than a dozen army members”, dead and several others injured, Addis Standard learned. According to three residents of Mieso town, west Hararghe zone, who contacted Addis Standard late this...

September 3, 2017

NAIROBI (GarsoorNews) — Al Shabaab militants attacked a military base near Somalia’s southern port city of Kismayu early on Sunday, a Somali army officer said, adding that he did not immediately have details of any casualties. Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack and said 26 Somali soldiers had been killed in the incident, but that could not be confirmed...

August 29, 2017

MOGADISHU – Three children have been killed in Galkacyo town, which lies about 538 Km north of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu. Tuesday’s explosion detonated in Duballe area, when the kids played and banged unexploded bomb explosives, said, a witness Harun Mohamed. Two children from same family members were among those killed in the explosion, according to Mohamed. “It...

August 29, 2017

BAIDOA – At least two government soldiers have been killed on Tuesday in an ambush attack by Al Shabaab in southwest of Somalia. The attack happened in Daynunay area, about 22 km from Baidoa town, leaving two soldiers dead on board, says military officer, Abdullahi Sheikh Mohamed. Mohamed said the ambush attack killed at least government soldiers, adding that the troops...

August 28, 2017

MOGADISHU –Deadly explosion followed by an ambush attack claimed by Al Shabaab hit Kenyan vehicle carrying military soldiers along Somali-Kenyan border. Kenyan armored vehicle ran over a bomb explosive hidden on the roadside in Dhamase area near the border, killing at least one soldier on board. Kenya’s North Eastern regional Coordinator Mohamud Salah said a KDF soldier...

August 28, 2017

 Mogadishu (GarsoorNews) — Leyla Osman Mohamud talks passionately about the role of media in achieving peace in Somalia, but her actions talk even louder than her words. “I always wanted to be part of the change for peace so that future generations can live a life better than me,” says this young journalist, adding that she cheated death on numerous occasions while...

August 4, 2017

The Somali Cabinet has appointed Mohamed Ali ‘Afgoye’ as the auditor general of Somalia. Afgoye will replace Nur Jimale Farah who’s body guards shot and killed Minister Abbas Siraji on two months ago. The decision was announced by Finance Minister Abdirahman Duale Beyle. Mohamed Ali is the director of Somalia Forward Foundation, a nonprofit organization with headquarters...

July 29, 2017

Everyone knows that black women are the most beautiful women on earth, women with outstanding kind of beauty. When we talk about beauty, we are referring to both inside traits and outside looks and an African woman has it all. All around the world, African women have always stood out among other women. They are very intelligent with very strong and good characters, and...

July 26, 2017

Waa dood Xiisa badan oo dhexmartay Wasiirka Wasaarada Warfaafinta Soomaaliya Cabdiraxmaan Yariisoow iyo Xildhibaan Daahir Amiin Jeesoow oo ka tirsan Golaha Shacabka Soomaaliyeed. ...

July 26, 2017

HirShabelle President Ali Abdullahi Osoble has accused Puntland of flooding his state with counterfeit Somali notes plunging traders into massive losses as they hold on to fake notes exchanged for thousands of US dollars. Speaking during a meeting with traders who displayed counterfeit Somali shilling notes estimated in the range of over one hundred million in Beledweyne,...

July 26, 2017

A new French Ambassador to Somalia Antoine Sivan, has presented his credentials to the president of the country Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo on Tuesday in Mogadishu, July 25. President Farmajo and ambassador Sivan, accompanied by Somalia’s state minister for Foreign affairs, diplomats, held talks on the bilateral relations between the two nations. Somali President whose...

July 25, 2017

Warfaa Kheyrdoon (GarsoorNews) — Kadib markii ay dowladda federalku ku fashilantay hawl galkii ay ugu magac dartay xasilinta caasimadda, sidoo kalana uu Wasiirka Maaliyadda sheegay in dowladda Turkigu ka goosatay dhaqaale badan oo ay siin jirtay, ayaa waxay ku khasbanaatay in ay handaddo shacabka ku dhaqan gobolka Banaadir. Sabtidii lasoo dhaafay oo ay taariikhdu ku...

July 25, 2017

BEIRUT — The hijab — one of the most visible signs of Islamic culture — is going mainstream with advertisers, media giants and fashion firms promoting images of the traditional headscarf in ever more ways. Last week, Apple previewed 12 new emoji characters to be launched later this year, one of a woman wearing a hijab. Major fashion brands from American Eagle to...