Home / English News (page 20)

Category Archives: English News

Feed Subscription

Presidential elections delayed in Somalia, again

Presidential elections delayed in Somalia, again

The presidential election has been once again delayed, the country’s electoral commission announced late Monday. Commission chairman Omar Mohamed Abdulle, also known as Omar Dhegey, said the election would not took place Nov. 30 as scheduled. “We are very sorry ...

Read More »

The EU is continuing its war with Somali pirates.

The EU is continuing its war with Somali pirates.

THE EU HAS decided to extend its Somalia anti-piracy operation for another two years until the end of 2018 as NATO wound up its involvement, with virtually no attacks reported in recent years. The EU launched EUNAVFOR Operation Atalanta in ...

Read More »

Somali Muslims in Atlanta condemn OSU attack

Somali Muslims in Atlanta condemn OSU attack

Somali Muslims living in metro Atlanta say they are horrified at Monday’s Ohio State University attack, and that the suspect is a Muslim originally from Somalia. Federal agents searching the background of the suspect, 18-year-old Abdul Razak Ali Artan, who ...

Read More »

Ohio State student identified as attacker

Ohio State student identified as attacker

An Ohio State University student has been identified as the suspect behind the gruesome attack Monday on the school’s campus. The alleged attacker, Abdul Razak Ali Artan, was killed by police, but not before driving a car into a group ...

Read More »

Thirty killed as villagers stand up to al-Shabaab in Somalia

Thirty killed as villagers stand up to al-Shabaab in Somalia

About 30 people were killed Monday as Somali villagers attacked al-Shabaab militants who tried to impose taxes on them, officials and residents said. Residents and local security forces clashed with the militants in Dumaaye village and its surroundings near the ...

Read More »

Ethiopia promises to support Somalia for peaceful polls

Ethiopia promises to support Somalia for peaceful polls

As the presidential election in Somalia approaches, the Ethiopian government has promised support assuring peaceful elections. File photo: African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) peacekeepers assess the scene of an explosion after members of the al Shabaab Islamist group rammed ...

Read More »

Complex electoral process unfolding in Somalia

Complex electoral process unfolding in Somalia

As the world mourns Cuban leader Fidel Castro, a complex electoral process is unfolding in Somalia even as the Gambia also prepares for a presidential poll on Thursday. For all it’s worth, the Somali presidential election will hopefully pave way ...

Read More »
 
Scroll To Top