Somalia urged to hold elections next year

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (Unsom) has urged Somalia to hold one-person-one-vote elections by the end of 2020 or early 2021. The mission, consisting of the United Nations, the European Union and 15 other partners, has also warned against the
December 20, 2019

Zimbabwe Warriors left it late to dismiss Somalia

Harare- The Zimbabwe Senior men’s soccer team left it late to shrug off what could have been an embarrassing exit from the Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifiers. Zimbabwe cruised through to the group stages of the qualifiers courtesy of a 3-2 aggregate
September 11, 2019

Car bomb outside Somali hotel kills at least 11 people

A car bomb exploded near a hotel and restaurants in Mogadishu on Thursday, killing at least 11 people in a busy area targeted in the past by Islamist militants, rescue services said The afternoon explosion sent smoke billowing into the sky and
March 28, 2019

US Africa Command conducts air strikes in Somalia

The US army says it has conducted two separate air strikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group in northeastern Somalia, killing several members of the group. Friday’s attacks were in coordination with Somalian government forces, the statement said.
November 3, 2017

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