25.2 C
Mogadishu
Wednesday, June 29, 2022

News In English

Somali music star, Sharma Boy plans to rock Minneapolis stages and mentor youth

By IBRAHIM HIRSI / Sahan Journal A popular singer-songwriter emerging on Somalia’s entertainment scene brings his musical talent to Minneapolis this month, where he’ll perform...

Somali president tests positive for COVID-19

Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said on Friday he had tested positive for COVID-19 and was in self-isolation. Abdikarim Ali Kaar, Mohamud's spokesperson, said the...

Egypt looks to Somalia for more influence in Red Sea, Nile dam dispute

By Mohamed Saied / Al-Monitor Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly attended June 9 the inauguration ceremony of Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud in the capital...

World Bank approves 143 mln USD for drought response in Somalia

MOGADISHU, June 23 (Xinhua) -- The World Bank said Thursday it has approved 143 million U.S. dollars in International Development Assistance (IDA) financing to...

Somali army kills 2, nab 4 others in southern region

MOGADISHU (Xinhua) -- Somali National Army (SNA) elite forces, Danab, said Thursday its forces killed two al-Shabab militants and arrested four others during a...

Newly appointed PM, Hamza meets for former Presidents and PM

Somalia’s designated prime minister Hamse Abdi Barre has geared up his campaign to secure the support of the parliament and the former leaders of...

REPORT: Considering Political Engagement with Al-Shabaab in Somalia

The war with Al-Shabaab’s Islamist insurgency has dragged on for fifteen years. As it reviews its options, Somalia’s new government should look into what...

Al-Shabaab destroys communication mast in Mandera

Gunmen suspected to be Al-Shabaab have reportedly destroyed communication mast in Slaughter area, Rhamu, Mandera County near Kenya’s border with Somalia. Security officials said they...

Ku biir Asxaabta HQ

Don't miss

Kenya’s ex-PM says will re-open Kenya-Somalia border if elected

Kenya’s former Prime minister, Raila Odinga who is now...

20 people die in South African pub, cause unclear

At least 20 young people have died at a...

Raila promises re-open Kenya-Somalia border if elected

by STEPHEN ASTARIKO / The Star Azimio la Umoja One...

Hamza Barre gets confidence vote to become Somalia’s 21st prime minister

By - Magdalene Mukami / AA Hamza Abdi Barre assumed...