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Future of Somalia predicated on respect for human rights and gender equity

Future of Somalia predicated on respect for human rights and gender equity

Listen The future of Somalia is predicated on respect for human rights and gender equity, a top official in the Federal Government of Somalia has said. Mr Mohamed Omar Nuur, the Director General of the Ministry of Gender and Human Rights, said yesterday that as Somalia prepares for general elections in 2016, the Government was […]

Somali President “Conflict in Taleh should be solved through dialogue, reconciliation and peaceful means.”

Somali President “Conflict in Taleh should be solved through dialogue, reconciliation and peaceful means.”

Listen Somali president, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Wednesday called upon all concerned stakeholders to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in Taleh district and said, “Conflict in Taleh should be resolved through dialogue, reconciliation and peaceful means. The Federal Government of Somalia is ready to assist all […]

Somali parliament speaker condemns Kenyan police harassment to Somali citizens in Nairobi.

Somali parliament speaker condemns Kenyan police harassment to Somali citizens in Nairobi.

Listen Mohamed Osman Jawari, Somali parliament speaker, who is in Italy for visit to tighten Somali-Italy historical relationship, has BBC Somali service told on Thursday that Somali parliament can’t endure the Kenyan police crackdown against Somali citizens. “I condemn the Kenyan action against Somalis. Somali parliament issues statements against the horrible harassments which Kenya paramilitary […]

UPDF instructors trained Al-Shabaab fighters

UPDF instructors trained Al-Shabaab fighters

Listen UPDF instructors trained ten Al-Shabaab fighters using African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) facilities on instructions from their commanders. Lance Corporal, Jackson Byabagambi, told the General Court Martial in Makindye, a Kampala suburb, Tuesday that the ten Al-Shabaab fighters were trained at Aljazeera training ground shared by AMISOM troops and Somalia National Army (SNA) […]

SDC group FC wins Djibouti division B league

SDC group FC wins Djibouti division B league

Listen With successive football activities under way in Djibouti, the country’s football Federation on Tuesday concluded its division B league which is the second most populous sporting event in the country after the top league. The Hospital/SDC group FC routed their Haji Dide FC rivals by 3-0 in the last match of the competition to […]

Al-shahid interviews newly appointed district governor

Al-shahid interviews newly appointed district governor

Listen Team of journalists from Al-shahid center for research and media studies on Sunday visited the center of Shibis district in Banadir region and interviewed with the newly appointed governor of the district, Abdi Fitah Nor Ali. The governor, Abdi Fitah Nor Ali, who welcomed the blend of journalist in his administration center answered in […]

Britain to help Somalia organize presidential polls by 2016

Britain to help Somalia organize presidential polls by 2016

Listen UK’s minister for Africa Mark Simmons said Tuesday that his government was committed to helping Somalia organize public presidential polls by 2016. Talking to reporters at the Presidential Palace in Mogadishu after meeting with Somali President Hassan Sheik Mahmoud, the British Minister for Africa Mr. Mark Simmons said that his government was giving top […]

Four killed, five injured in two explosions in Mogadishu

Four killed, five injured in two explosions in Mogadishu

Listen Four civilians died and five others some of seriously were wounded in two explosions on Monday night at near Bakaraha junction, witnesses confirmed. Some reports say that two explosions targeted to solar lights caused four men one of them shopkeeper to die. Solar energy lights which were implemented in Mogadishu by last Banadir administration […]

Shabab denies Kenyan argument of linking Somalis in Nairobi.

Shabab denies Kenyan argument of linking Somalis in Nairobi.

Listen Ali Mahmud Rage, Al-shabab extremist spokesman, who spoke exclusively to one of the radios run by the group on Monday, denied Kenyan government allegations regarding what they call relationship between Shabab and Somalis in Nairobi. “Kenya is not looking for Shabab members but committed to harass Muslims, Muslim hood is the only thing of […]

British Firm to Explore Somalia Billions of Oil Barrels

British Firm to Explore Somalia Billions of Oil Barrels

Listen British oil giant British Petroleum signed concessions with the Petrol Department for the Somali Federal Republic to explore oil and gas in the war raven East African nation. Intelligence reports existence of significantly large oil deposits in Somalia which could change global prices if tapped. The Somali shores of Indian Ocean could be having […]

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