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End Somali poverty to end piracy: UN ambassador

End Somali poverty to end piracy: UN ambassador

Listen Increased security measures, development of a justice system and economic growth have greatly curbed the threat that Somali piracy once posed. But the country still needs help to provide alternatives for Somalis to deter them from activities such as piracy and terrorism, said Nick Kay, the UN ambassador to Somalia. Mr Kay was in […]

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 […]

CAF-affiliated Anglophone Education officers’ workshop concludes in Yaounde

CAF-affiliated Anglophone Education officers’ workshop concludes in Yaounde

Listen The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has on Saturday concluded a three-day workshop for education officers from its English speaking member-associations. Experts from CAF refereeing and coaching departments addressed at the workshop which was held in Yaounde, the capital of Cameroon. The workshop focused on the development of football in Africa and in particularly […]

African youth championship: Djibouti and Burundi share points

African youth championship: Djibouti and Burundi share points

Listen In the first leg of the African youth championship qualification Burundi has had 1-1 draw with the host Djibouti in a hotly-contested match played at El Haji Hassan Guled National stadium here in Djibouti on Friday. Striker Yabeh Idriss (No 9) gave Djiboutians a 13 minute lead when he scored the opener goal, as […]

Unbeaten Banadir S.C wins Somali league title.

Listen With still having one match left for them, Banadir Sports club confirmed their title of Somalia’s Nation Link telecom championship after defeating Gaadiidka by 2-1 on Monday. The yet, unbeaten Banadir Sports Club could have even won the trophy if they drew as they needed a single point to confirm their league title, but […]

Former Ocean stars member shows signs of recovery after neurological disorders

Former Ocean stars member shows signs of recovery after neurological disorders

Listen Former Somali National football squad member Mohamed Jibriil popularly known as Jurru is showing good symptoms of recovery after he was admitted to a hospital in the capital Mogadishu due to neurological disorders several days ago. The former footballer who is now in his 80s was hospitalized on Tuesday 25th of March because of […]

Banadir regional sports commissioner elected

Banadir regional sports commissioner elected

Listen As part of the implementation of the long-term strategy drawn by the veteran president of Somali National Olympic committee Mr. Abdullahi Ahmed Tarabi which illustrates that all regional sports committee leaders must come through elections, the stakeholders of the Banadir region where Somali capital is located on Wednesday elected Mr. Nur Ali barrow as […]

Horseed wins Somali Volleyball championship.

Horseed wins Somali Volleyball championship.

Listen After its recent return into the world volleyball platform, the Somali Volleyball Federation successfully concluded the country’s 26th men’s championship with the Somali military team Horseed winning the final match over the weekend. Horseed which is recognized as the country’s most powerful volleyball team defeated Dekedaha by 3-1 in the match which was played […]

Djibouti celebrates world women’s day with football tourney

Djibouti celebrates world women’s day with football tourney

Listen As the whole world celebrated the International women’s day, Djibouti Football Federation has marked the global occasion with football competition held for female soccer teams that came to an end here in the capital Djibouti on Saturday, 8th of march 2014. The competition gathered 8 women’s teams with Balbala winning the final match after […]

Elman FC to take on Somali fruit in General Da’ud Cup opener

Elman FC to take on Somali fruit in General Da’ud Cup opener

Listen The defending champions Elman FC will encounter Somali Fruit in General Da’ud cup opener on Sunday, according the schedules released by the Somali FA here in Mogadishu on Saturday. The schedules were announced during Somali Football Federation executive committee meeting at the Lido Sea Food restaurant in the Lido Beach resort of Mogadishu on […]

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