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December 26, 2017

The Somali Football Federation (SFF) has announced plans to host international games beginning next year because of improving security, the head of the body has announced. ...

December 21, 2017

Somalia has released without charge a former minister and critic of the government who spent two days in jail after being arrested for alleged treason, a lawmaker said on Thursday. ...

December 21, 2017

Mogadishu – What’s a 27-year-old Sri Lankan woman doing in the middle of Somalia’s capital of Mogadishu, a city rebuilding after many years of chaos and civil war? In the case of Jayathma Wickramanayake, she’s doing her job.   Ms. Wickramanayake is the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, charged with addressing the needs and rights of...

December 21, 2017

Ugandan lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly to remove presidential age limits, paving the way for President Yoweri Museveni to serve a sixth term in office. ...

December 20, 2017

Somali refugees in Kenya are free to choose whether to go home, a top U.N. official said on Tuesday, despite many families saying debts accumulated to feed their children after cuts in rations are forcing them to return to a war zone. ...

December 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 found some of the troops manning these bases are completely unarmed. ...

December 17, 2017

Somalia’s prime minister, Hassan ali-Khaire, said his government had demanded the U.S. briefly suspend aid to much of Somalia’s armed forces in an effort to improve transparency and accountability following corruption concerns. ...

December 9, 2017

During an emergency meeting, UN Security Council members widely condemned Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a move that has led to deadly clashes across the occupied Palestinian territories. ...

December 9, 2017

A plane with deportees to Somalia, including at least four from Minnesota, returned to the United States on Friday after a stop in Senegal that authorities said did not go according to plan. ...

December 9, 2017

At least 14 UN peacekeepers and five Congolese air force members have been killed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in the “worst attack in recent history”, according to the UN. ...

November 20, 2017

Dowlad laangaaba oo haddana maangaaba waa masiibo iyo mas gooda oo madaxtooyada kaa galay, mana hogaamin karto shacab goba oo helitaanka xuquuqdooda dhiig, naf, iyo hanti badan u soo huray.   Hogaamiyaha sare ee dalka ma mooga inuu awooda ku yimid danleey ay gacmo dufan leh dano gaara isku dhaafsadeen, shacabkana waa u muuqataa maanta dadka ku wareegsan iney ka turjumayaan...

October 22, 2017

  Muqdisho, 22 Oktoobar, 2017: Madaxweynaha Jamhuuriyadda Federaalka Soomaaliya Mudane Maxamed Cabdullaahi Maxamed Farmaajo ayaa martiqaad u diray Madaxda Dowlad Goboleedyada xubnaha ka ah Dowladda Federaalka Soomaaliya si ay uga soo qeyb galaan shir wadatashi ah oo ka dhacaya magaalada Muqdisho 28ka Oktoobar, 2017. Shirkaas ayaa looga arrinsan doonaa hawlo muhiim...

October 21, 2017

Madaxweynaha Maamul Goboleedka Puntland cabdiweli Maxamed Calo Gaas oo maanta gaaray magaalada garoowe ayaa halkaas kula hadlay saxaafadda, wuxuuna ka hadlay dhawr arrin oo xasaasi ah. Cabdiweli Gaas oo saxaafadda kula hadlay   Madaxtooyada  Puntland ayaa ugu horeynta ka hadlay arrimo ku saabsan amniga, Puntland, joogistiisii Boosaaso, War-saxaafadeed kasoo baxay madaxda...

September 22, 2017

MOGADISHU – A Federal Member of Somali Parliament, Hon. Ahmed Mo’alim Fiqi has strongly slammed on Friday the leaders of three semi-autonomous regions for cutting ties with Qatar. Hon. Fiqi said that he was against the Galmudug State statement on Wednesday saying it stood with the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. Last month, two other States in Somalia also...

September 21, 2017

Addis Ababa (GarsoorNews) — Ethiopian asylum seekers are not safe in Kenya and other host countries where Ethiopian authorities hunt them down and force them to return, the Human Rights Watch organization said Thursday. ...

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...