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Somalia Marks Africa Day in Pomp

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MOGADISHU, 25 MAY 2016 – Somalia joined the rest of Africa in marking the day the Organisation of African Unity, the predecessor to the African Union, was formed 53 years ago. The President of Somalia, H.E Hassan Sheikh Mohamud officiated over celebrations held in Mogadishu and attended by senior officials from the African Union Mission […]

May 26th, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Student, 22, hurled cappuccino cup into hotel manager’s face as he tried to break up catfight which sent plates and cutlery flying in luxury four-star suite

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Muna Guled, 22, threw a coffee cup as a fight broke out at luxury hotel Object hit manager of Thistle Marble Arch Hotel, west London, in the face Student said she was ‘extremely remorseful’ when interviewed by police She was given community order and ordered to pay compensation A Dutch student hurled a cappuccino cup […]

May 25th, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

The Right Path (Tubta Toosan) -Puntland women voiced their readiness to contribute to the National CVE strategy for Somalia

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Garowe, 24 May 2016 – The Right Path (Tubta Toosan) Initiative for Somalia with the support of Puntland State of Somalia today held in Garowe, Puntland a consultation meeting on the role of women in Politics and in Preventing Violent Extremism as part of the inclusive process to develop a comprehensive national strategy on Preventing […]

May 25th, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Somalia Travel Warning

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The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to Somalia because of continuous threats by the al-Qaida affiliated terrorist group, al-Shabaab. U.S. citizens should also be aware of the risks of kidnappings in all parts of Somalia, including Somaliland and Puntland. There is no U.S. embassy presence in Somalia.  This replaces the Travel Warning […]

May 25th, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Banadir region Police Commissioner resigns

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Mogadishu: [Newsomali]- Banadir region Police Commissioner General Ali Hirsi Barre aka Ali Gaab has on Tuesday resigned from his post. The Police Commissioner has not gone into deep detail the reason behind his resignation as Banadir Police Commissioner, but in concise said that there is no single individual who he is blaming to be a […]

May 24th, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

AMISOM Holds Forum To Engender Counter Violent Extremism Efforts

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Mogadishu,  May 2016– The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in collaboration with the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) unit of the Federal Government of Somalia organized a consultative forum on Saturday to enrich the ongoing drafting of the national CVE strategy. The Forum held in Mogadishu brought together representatives from the Federal Government of Somalia, […]

May 23rd, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Feature: Somali National University back on feet from civil war

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MOGADISHU(Newsomali)-More than two decades after it closed doors due to break out of civil war and disintegration of the state, the Somali National University is back on its feet and determined to reclaim its position as the premier institution of higher learning in Somalia. The university, which re-opened in 2014 following the flushing out of […]

May 23rd, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

U.N., Western donors urge Somalia to speed up vote process

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Nairobi-The U.N. Security Council and Western donors have urged Somalia’s parliament to speed up approval of new election rules to ensure an August vote is held on time, saying delays put recovery from conflict at risk. Somalia, slowly rebuilding after decades of violence and still battling an Islamist insurgency, is due to elect a new […]

May 22nd, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

The Right Path (Tubta Toosan) Somali women ready to Prevent Violent Extremism and to promote peace and harmony

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Mogadishu, 21 May 2016 – The Right Path (Tubta Toosan) Initiative for Somalia with the support of AMISOM today held consultation meeting on the role of women in Preventing Violent Extremism as part of the inclusive process to develop a comprehensive national strategy on Preventing and/or Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) in Somalia. Hon Mustafa Duhulow, […]

May 21st, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

What’s It Like Growing Up as a Somali-American in Minnesota?

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Asked what it’s like growing up as a Somali-American in Minnesota, 14-year-old Khalid Jama laughed, scratched his head, and wondered, “uh, how do I answer that?” It’s a hard question but an important question, especially now, with the largest Somali-American community in the country in the spotlight, due to the ongoing federal trial in which […]

May 20th, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

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