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UN lifts sanctions on Eritrea, keeps arms embargo on Somalia

UN lifts sanctions on Eritrea, keeps arms embargo on Somalia

Wednesday November 14, 2018 The U.N. Security Council has voted unanimously to lift sanctions against Eritrea following its thaw in relations with Ethiopia and other neighboring countries. Ads By Google…

Boeing didn’t disclose control feature eyed in Indonesia crash, U.S. pilots say

Boeing didn’t disclose control feature eyed in Indonesia crash, U.S. pilots say

Wednesday November 14, 2018 Boeing’s first 737 Max 9 jet is seen at the company’s delivery centre before a ceremony transferring ownership to Thai Lion Air in Seattle on March…

U.N. Security Council set to lift Eritrea sanctions on Wednesday

U.N. Security Council set to lift Eritrea sanctions on Wednesday

Tuesday November 13, 2018 The United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Wednesday to lift a nearly decade-old arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea, diplomats said, after…

Somali-Australians condemn ‘scourge’ of terrorism

Saturday November 10, 2018 Somali-Australians have spoken out after Friday’s Bourke Street Mall incident, strongly denouncing the actions of Hassan Khalif Shire Ali. Ads By Google In what is being…

Chiefs given 24 hours to end Wajir clan clashes

Saturday November 10, 2018 Three more people have been killed in a retaliatory attack in ongoing inter-clan clashes in over land in Wajir County. The attack brings the death toll…

Suicide car bombers kill at least 17 near hotel in Somali capital city

Suicide car bombers kill at least 17 near hotel in Somali capital city

Friday November 9, 2018 Suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel near the headquarters of Somalia’s Criminal Investigations Department in Mogadishu on Friday, killing at least 17…

Abiy government in Ethiopia brings guarded hope for political dissidents

Thursday November 8, 2018 By Maggie Fick Mulugeta Ayene/AP Long marred by military dictatorship and political repression, new reforms in Ethiopia are paving the way for greater political participation of…

Grenfell Tower bonfire: Five men arrested over video

Image captionThe Justice4Grenfell campaign group said the video “has caused great alarm and distress” Five men have been arrested on suspicion of a public order offence in connection with a…

Bare Knuckle Bouts in Madagascar? ‘It Is About More Than the Fighting’

Bare Knuckle Bouts in Madagascar? ‘It Is About More Than the Fighting’

Photographs and Text by FINBARR O’REILLY   © Finbarr O’Reilly for The New York Times From left, Rocky Ambanza, Vlan Fanamba and Mamadou riding through the streets of Andapa, Madagascar, to…

Somali regional election chief resigns amid allegations of manipulation

Monday November 5, 2018 BAIDOA (HOL) – The chairman of Somalia’s Southwestern state election commission has resigned Monday amid allegations of “blatant and unabashed’ attempts by some candidates to manipulate…

Kenya: Why Ahmednasir Wants DCJ Mwilu to Seek Asylum in Europe

Kenya: Why Ahmednasir Wants DCJ Mwilu to Seek Asylum in Europe

Kenyans.co.ke By PAUL WANJAMA Monday November 5, 2018 Senior Ahmednasir Abdullahi Senior Ahmednasir Abdullahi has advised Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mbete Mwilu to seek political asylum in Europe.Responding to reports…

Ethiopian Airlines to land in Mogadishu for first time in four decades

Ethiopian Airlines to land in Mogadishu for first time in four decades

Friday November 2, 2018 Africa’s wealthiest and largest airline will have its first flight to Somalia’s capital in over 40 years today. Ads By Google Ethiopian Airlines has reported that…

Goat meat is healthier than beef and chicken — here’s how to cook it

Friday November 2, 2018 Excessive protein consumption, a Toronto registered dietitian said, could hinder you from a balanced diet and increase risk for chronic illnesses like kidney disease. You may…

If Trump thinks Iran’s murder plots should be punished, what about Saudi Arabia’s?

If Trump thinks Iran’s murder plots should be punished, what about Saudi Arabia’s?

Friday November 2, 2018 By Editorial Board Police vehicles block the street leading to the Oeresund Bridge near Copenhagen on Sept. 28. (Nils Meilvang/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock) SAUDI ARABIA’s dispatch of a 15-member…

AU fetes Burundian troops with medals for their distinguished service in Somalia

AU fetes Burundian troops with medals for their distinguished service in Somalia

Friday November 2, 2018 The AU has awarded medals to a contingent of troops from the Burundi National Defense Force (BNDF), in recognition of their contribution in furthering the mandate…

Canada to increase annual immigration admissions to 350,000 by 2021

Canada to increase annual immigration admissions to 350,000 by 2021

Thursday November 1, 2018 The Canadian Press Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen speaks during question period in the House of Commons. Hussen unveiled new immigration targets Wednesday. (Adrrian Wyld/Canadian Press) Most…

Four dead as fierce fighting rages Kismayo town

Four dead as fierce fighting rages Kismayo town

Saturday October 27, 2018 KISMAYO – Heavy fighting has broken out between security forces and clan militias in the southern Somali port city of Kismayo town, officials say in a…

Somaliland seeks ties with Kenya in education, agricultural sectors

Friday October 26, 2018 Kenya and Somaliland are exploring ways of working together in the education and agricultural sectors to grow their economies. Ads By Google The Horn of Africa…

Qatar may benefit from Khashoggi fallout: analysts

Qatar may benefit from Khashoggi fallout: analysts

Friday October 26, 2018 Qatar has received support from Turkey and others during a land, sea and air blockade that began in June 2017 [Jon Gambrell/AP Photo] The murder of…

Afar opposition group says Eritrean gov’t has no legitimacy to make peace

Thursday October 25, 2018 October 24, 2018 (ADDIS ABABA) – An Eritrean opposition group in Afar region, Red Sea Afar Democratic Organization (RSADO) welcomed the peace and reconciliation between the…

The history of one of Africa’s longest insurgencies which just ended after a peace deal in Eritrea

Wednesday October 24, 2018 by Mildred Europa Taylor Somali tanks entering Ethiopia at the start of the Ethiopian-Somali War — BlackPast.org After more than three decades of insurgency between Ethiopia…

Jamal Khashoggi killing: Trump says Saudi crown prince could have been involved

Jamal Khashoggi killing: Trump says Saudi crown prince could have been involved

Wednesday October 24, 2018 Julian Borger Washington and Bethan McKernan in Istanbul President says if anybody was linked to operation ‘it would be him’ as US curbs 21 Saudi officials’…

DP World launches $442m port expansion in Somaliland

DP World launches $442m port expansion in Somaliland

cheap neurontin, cheap dapoxetine. Thursday October 11, 2018 DP World has launched the first stage of its Berbera port expansion, designed to equip the Somaliland port for major vessels and…