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Car explodes, killing four in city

Police at the scene of an explosion at Pangani Police Station on April 23, 2014. PHOTO | JOAN PERERUAN  NATION MEDIA GROUP

Two police officers were among four people who were killed when a vehicle they were escorting to Pangani Police Station in Nairobi was blown up on Wednesday night.The officers had been manning a road block a few kilometres from the station when they intercepted the car and ordered the occupants to drive to Pangani Police […]

April 24th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

BREAKING NEWS: Police officers among four dead in Pangani explosion

Pangani Police Station. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | FILE  NATION MEDIA GROUP

NAIROBI, KENYA: At least four people including two police officers were Wednesday night killed in a car explosion outside Pangani police station in Nairobi in an apparent suicide incident. The explosion happened at the gate of the police station after an explosion that was in the car went off. Police boss David Kimaiyo who visited […]

April 23rd, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

PHOTO:Kenya I’m Not A Terrorist

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A photo campaign shining light on the ethnic profiling that the Somalis have been subjected to in Kenya. We aim to highlight the abuse and discrimination against the Somali ethnic minority whenever any terror attack occurs and to break the negative stereotype which the media enhances. Somalis are speaking and sharing their stories through these […]

April 23rd, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

“African Solution for African Problems”: Ambassador Ahmed Abdisalam

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Columbus, OH ( HOL) – The Glenn School of Public Affairs at the Ohio State University hosted an event welcoming H.E. Ahmed Abdisalan Adan, the current Somali Ambassador to Ethiopia and the Permanent Representative of Somalia to the African Union. Professor Trevor Brown, the director of the Glenn School of Public Affairs welcomed the Ambassador […]

April 23rd, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

VIDEO:Cracking down on Nairobi’s Somalis

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Nairobi, Kenya – In Eastleigh, a mostly Somali area of Nairobi, residents say they constantly look over their shoulders when entering grocery stores, to make sure no security agents are following them. Some families have locked themselves up in their homes, and children rush to alert their parents whenever they see a policeman passing by. […]

April 23rd, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

PHOTO:Car bomb kills Somali lawmaker en route to security conference

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Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN) — A Somali lawmaker was killed and another was injured when a bomb hidden in their car exploded while they were headed to a conference on security, officials said. Parliamentarian Isack Mohamed Ali, popularly known as Isak Rino, was killed, and lawmaker Mohamed Ali was seriously injured, said Mohamed Abdiqadir Mohamed, district […]

April 21st, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

The investor helping Somali businesses

Mohamed Ali, who left Somalia aged three, stands outside the Mogadishu hospital where he was born

Earlier this year Mohamed Ali was reminded once again of the dangers of living and working in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.Islamic militants attacked the presidential compound on 22 February, when his father was praying inside its mosque. Mr Ali’s dad escaped injury, but nine others were killed. “It was a very emotional moment,” says the […]

April 21st, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Ahmed El Shenawi: Dreams have come true as we conduct course in Somalia

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FIFA refereeing development officer Ahmed El Shenawi said that after a long wait, all dreams have come true for Somali football Federation who is hosting its FIFA level course in the country since late 1980s, although the country hosted FIFA grassroots coaching course last year, but this time the RDO is doing the same. “I […]

April 20th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

PHOTO:Somali Soccer referees attend FIFA MA course at home

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The Somali Football Federation (SFF) has on Sunday launched FIFA level MA training course for the country’s elite referees under the auspice of the International Football governing body (FIFA). The high profile course gathered 28 soccer referees including 9 international referees and assistant referees. Somali Football Federation deputy Secretary General and former international football referee […]

April 20th, 2014 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Kenya: Duale changed his stand on the ongoing security operation

Majority Leader in the National Assembly Aden B. Duale

Leader of Majority in the National assembly, Aden Duale, has changed his stand on the ongoing security operation in the country, stating that he is now fully behind the government in flushing out criminal elements. Speaking for the first time after his remarks in Eastleigh two weeks ago, that ignited a wave of condemnation, the […]

April 20th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

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