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Hussein Mohamed took a hard road to America. Born into a minority clan in a nation rife with ethnic conflict, the boyish 24-year-old with gangly limbs and intense brown eyes describes fleeing his village in Somalia in 2012 after gunmen threatened to kill him. Mohamed says he was forced to quit his jobs as an […]

April 17th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

The Director of the State House Thabit Abdi and the Director of Dalsan Radio Hassan Ali Gesey, have established a secret office in the Presidential Palace, Villa Somalia, to sell visas that allow you to travel to European countries including Turkey

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The Director of the State House Thabit Abdi and the Director of Dalsan Radio Hassan Ali Gesey, have established a secret office in the Presidential Palace, Villa Somalia, to sell visas that allow you to travel to European countries including Turkey. Dalsan Radio in Mogadishu has been rumored of spreading false rumors and allegations about […]

April 17th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

VIDEO:MPD Somali officers answered the call of duty

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MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis Police Officer Mohammed Abdullahi didn’t always dream of a badge.”I actually wanted to go to dental school, so I did a big 360 somehow,” Officer Abdullahi said while on patrol Monday night. He spent some time growing up in Cedar Riverside after he emigrated from Somalia when he said he started to […]

April 15th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

COSV Nairobi Reckless Actions Triggered the Closure of COSV Banadir Office.

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COSV is an Italian NGO based in Milan, Italy with offices in some other countries. They have been an active NGO in Somalia since 1993. COSV Somali office is by far the largest financial contributor toward the coverage of COSV Headquarters’ operational cost including taking care of Milan based staff salaries, expatriates salaries in other […]

April 14th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Somalia backs deportation of illegal immigrants

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Kenya: The Somalia Government has declared support for the ongoing security crackdown in Kenya but called for humane treatment of those arrested. Somalia ambassador to Kenya, Mohamed Ali Nur said his country supports deportation of illegal migrants, but opposed any attempts to treat all Somalis as suspects. Speaking yesterday at a press briefing in Nairobi, […]

April 12th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Kenya releases Somali National Team member after two nights in Jail

Sadiq Abdulqader Mohamoud wearing his former club jersey talks to a journalist at Benadir Stadium, Mogadishu

Somali Football Federation has lauded for the release of the Ocean stars U-20 squad member Sadiq Abdulqader Mahmoud who was freed over night on Friday after spending two nights in Kenyan detention. The unconditional release of the U-20 International comes after marathon efforts to ensure his freedom back since Thursday morning. The Ocean stars striker, […]

April 12th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Somali FA urges Kenya to release its U-20 International

Sadiq Abdulqader Mohamoud wearing his former club jersey talks to a journalist at Benadir Stadium, Mogadishu

Somali Football Federation has urged Kenyan authorities to unconditionally release its U-20 international and Kenya’s AFC leopards’ striker Sadiq Abdulqader Mahmoud who was arrested by Kenyan police as he left his apartment to watch the Champions league Atletico Madrid Barcelona clash. Somali Football Federation has strongly condemned the arrest the Ocean stars member and called […]

April 11th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Somali community seeks answers to gun violence in Minneapolis

On Tuesday evening, scores of people assembled at Brian Coyle Center in Minneapolis as part of National Crime Victims' Rights Week, which runs from April 10-16. Many who attended are mothers and relatives of the Somali men gunned down in Minneapolis.

Losing loved ones to gun violence isn’t unusual for many Somali-Americans, a community uprooted by a civil war that claimed hundreds of thousands of lives, tore their homeland apart and displaced millions. What’s astonishing to them, they say, is the fact that Minneapolis police have yet to arrest those responsible for recent gun violence that […]

April 10th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Raila faults police tactics used in Eastleigh

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Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has decried the tactics used by the government in the ongoing crackdown on terrorism following attacks in Nairobi and Mombasa. In an exclusive interview in Boston, Massachusetts, Mr Odinga said he was disturbed by the way law enforcement agencies have targeted the Somali community while flushing out suspected terrorists and […]

April 9th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Defense Argues Warrantless Surveillance Requires Court to Grant New Trial for Mohamed Mohamud

Mohamed Osman Mohamud should get a new trial

The defense for a a young Somali-American man, who was convicted of trying to bomb a Christmas tree lighting ceremony in Portland, Oregon, after being targeted and arrested in an FBI sting operation, has requested that a court vacate his conviction, suppress evidence, dismiss the indictment in his case or grant a new trial. The […]

April 8th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

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