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Armed men shot dead three civilians in Mogadishu

By   /  August 20, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen At least three civilians were gunned down in Mogadishu Tuesday night after unknown assailants opened fire on a crowd of people in an entertainment center. The attackers were targeting two security officials in the scene as witness who spoke on a condition of anonymity confirmed to Radio Goobjoog. No one claimed the responsibility of […]

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Somali PM arrives in Addis Ababa for refugee crisis conference

By   /  August 20, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen A Somali delegation led by Somali Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed has arrived in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. The Somali delegation arrives in Addis Ababa to attend a regional conference to discuss the issue of Somali refugees in the East African region. The conference which is organized by United Nations Refugee Agency is […]

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Conference on refugees due to open in Addis Ababa

By   /  August 20, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen Conference on refugees is due to open in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia on Wednesday. The aim of the conference is to get lasting solution for the challenges the refugees face, especially Somalis in most refugee camps. The conference was organized by the refugee agency, United Nations high commissioner for refugees ( UNHCR). […]

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British terror suspect trailed before arrest, court told

By   /  August 20, 2014  /  Featured, News, World News  /  No Comments

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Listen British terror suspect Jermaine Grant and a Kenyan accomplice were under surveillance by the Anti-Terrorist Police Unit (ATPU) before they were arrested, a court heard on Tuesday. Corporal Kennedy Opasi, who was an ATPU detective at the time of the surveillance, told the court that the unit had a positive identification and description of […]

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Somali Parliament Speaker: Do not confiscate arms from MPs

By   /  August 19, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen The speaker of the federal parliament, Prof. Mohamed Osman Jawari has for the first time spoken on the operations carried out by the security forces at the houses of MPs. He requested from the government to order the security forces not to violate against the rights of the members of the parliament and not […]

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PM promises further support for Somali media

By   /  August 19, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen Somali PM, Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, chaired an assembly with representatives of the Somali media on Monday night alongside Deputy Prime Minister, Ridwan Hersi Mohamed and information Minister, Mustaf Sh. Ali Dhuhulow. Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed commanded the efforts of the media and discussed the future of Somalia led by various members within the nation. The […]

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Somali government and AMISOM tackle human rights issues

By   /  August 19, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen The Federal Government of Somalia is working with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to shore up its human rights record tainted by many years of internal conflict. Somalia’s Women and Human Rights Minister, Ms Khadija Mohamed Dirie, said her ministry had developed a national action plan to address human rights issues in […]

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Marking one year in Puntland, UN pledges state-building support

By   /  August 19, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen At a ceremony marking its first year in Puntland, the United Nations mission in Somalia today pledged its continued support as the country looks ahead to beginning the process of federalism aimed at building a stronger, more united Somalia. In Garowe, the State Capital of Puntland, the head of the UN Assistance Mission in […]

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AMISOM and One World Futbol join hands to promote peace in Somalia through football

By   /  August 18, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

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Listen The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) today handed over 4,500 indestructible footballs to the Federal Government of Somalia for on-ward transmission to children and youth groups throughout the country to teach them life skills and promote peace. The footballs were recently donated to AMISOM by One World Futbol Project through the United Nations […]

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Kenya seeks cash for refugees return

By   /  August 18, 2014  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

A security officer tries to keep order in Dadaab, Kenya. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Listen KENYA is seeking $100 million (Sh8.8bn) from the international community for the repatriation of more than half a million Somali refugees. In a regional meeting to be held in Addis Ababa Ethiopia on Wednesday, Kenya will also seek international political goodwill for the resettlement of refugees in their home country. The money will go […]

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