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Ethiopia vow to work closely with new Somalia president

Ethiopia Thursday convoyed a congratulatory message to the newly elected president of Somalia and vowed to extend support to the new administration in the east African nation. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed ‘Farmajo’ was elected a President of the Federal Republic of Somalia in the election held on Tuesday in Mogadishu. The newly elect who holds dual […]

February 11th, 2017 | Posted in English News | Read More »

KDF denies al Shabaab claim of 66 deaths, working to take back camp

KDF has denied claims that scores died after al Shabaab militants attacked its base in Kulbiyow, Somalia, on Friday morning. Al Shabaab said its fighters killed at least 66 people, adding they overran the camp near the Kenyan border. The militant group also said it lost fighters but did not give numbers. But KDF spokesman […]

January 27th, 2017 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Suspected Shabab Security officer elected by Somali senate. – The vast majority of the Somali people were dismayed by the selection of Abshir Mohamed Bukhari who is well known for his radical views and unlimited support for the terrorist group Al-Shabab, a Somali based terror group that have links to Al-Qaeda and newly founded ISIS. He was elected senator in a process […]

January 22nd, 2017 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Somali PM Omar Abdirashid has assured the Kenyan Government of settlement of the offshore territorial dispute between Somalia and Kenya

A monthly publication of the Centre for Dialogue, Research and Cooperation (CDRC) has recently issued a special issue in connection with the upcoming elections in Somalia which they stated the following: Some sources indicate that the incumbent Prime Minister has already assured the Kenyan government of a favorable settlement of the offshore territorial dispute between […]

January 22nd, 2017 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Huge fire breaks out in Mogadishu’s Bakara Market

A fire gutted parts of Mogadishu’s largest market early on Saturday, destroying goods worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, witnesses said. One person was injured in the blaze, which erupted at the Somali capital’s southern Baraka market in a section called Abdalashideeye where phones and accessories are sold, according to our correspondent at the scene. […]

January 21st, 2017 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

NUR: What is at stake as Somalia goes to the polls

In the coming weeks, Somalia will head to a crucial presidential election that will define the country’s strategic direction as it strives to regain stability after 25 years of conflict and get ready for a one-person, one-vote election in 2020. The election matters not only for Somali nationals in and outside the country, but also […]

January 18th, 2017 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

Three killed in car bomb attack on peacekeepers’ Somali HQ

At least three people were killed when a suicide attacker set off a car bomb at a checkpoint outside the main base of an African Union peacekeeping force in the Somali capital on Monday, police said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility. Islamist al Shabaab militants, who want to topple the Western-backed government, have […]

January 2nd, 2017 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Hopes of Minnesota’s film industry ride on ‘Mogadishu’

The pilot was shot in the Twin Cities this fall, and a decision to base the show here would pump tens of millions into the local economy — and make Minnesota an appealing locale for filmmakers who have largely steered away in the two decades since “Fargo” and “Grumpy Old Men” put the state on […]

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

Somali Police Force marks 73rd anniversary in the capital Mogadishu

Somali Police Force has today on Tuesday marked the 73rd anniversary and held very colorful occasion at General Kahiye Police Academy in the capital Mogadishu, NEWSOMALI reported. President of the Federal Government, H.E. Hassan Sh. Mohamud, Minister of Internals Security, H.E. Abdirasak Omar Mohamed and Police Commissioner, Mohamed Hassan Hamud and many other officials attended […]

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

Somali youths challenged to help fight discrimination and gender-based violence

Somali youths have been challenged to play an active role in fighting discrimination against women and minorities. The plea was made at a workshop attended by youths, members of the civil society and representatives from regional administrations among others. Speaking at the meeting, Galmudug Minister for Public Works, Mohamed Mohamud Gure, said discrimination and violence […]

December 13th, 2016 | Posted in English News,Wararka | Read More »

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