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World Bank opens Office in Mogadishu

“The World Bank has opened an office in Mogadishu. This was part of the agenda of the Vice President for…

Battle rages after Mogadishu hotel attack, death toll nears 30

” Heavy gunfire rang out across central Mogadishu on Friday as Somali special forces battled to dislodge insurgents holed up…

Somalia: Expelled Ambassador Arrives in Mogadishu

“Somali ambassador to Kenya Mohamoud Ahmed Nur alias Tarzan arrived at Mogadishu’s Aden Abdulle International Airport early Sunday, media reported.”…

Somalia port boss killed, car bomb leaves 9 dead in Shabaab attacks

“Somalia’s Al-Shabaab militants on Monday shot dead the Maltese manager of a port, while detonating a car bomb in the…

SOMALIA: UN MISSION HEAD CONDEMNS DEADLY TERRORIST ATTACKS IN MOGADISHU, GALKAYO

The top United Nations official in Somalia has “strongly condemned” terrorist attacks in the north-central city of Galkayo and in…

Kenya Airways Launches Daily Flights to Mogadishu

“Kenya Airways continues their expansion with the announcement of the commencement of daily operations to Mogadishu, Somalia with effect from…

Suicide car bombers kill at least 17 in Somalia

“Suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel near the headquarters of Somalia’s Criminal Investigations Department in Mogadishu…

SOMALIA’S FIRST INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT) EXHIBITION OPENS IN MOGADISHU

More than 60 exhibitors from telecom, technology, education and government sectors have gathered at the Expo to demonstrate new products…

UK MINISTER FOR AFRICA MAKES MAIDEN VISIT TO SOMALIA

Minister Harriet Baldwin used her visit to follow up on British Prime Minister Theresa May’s recent visit to Africa, announced…

Naima Qorane arrested and released

“The arrest earlier this year in Somaliland of Naima Qorane (27) highlights the fragility of the situation between Somaliland and Somalia. Although…

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