Mogadishu (HOL) - A car bomb believed to be detonated by a suicide bomber went off near a popular restaurant and hotel in Mogadishu on Friday killing 1 and wounding at least 2 others, according to local witnesses.
President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Somalia counterpart Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed held a meeting at Statehouse Nairobi and discussed a wide range of issues touching on security, trade and investment, civil aviation and other issues affecting the two countries.
When al-Shabab controlled Mogadishu, women could be punished for playing sports. As part of our “Women and Jihad” series, we meet the young female ballplayers who are challenging lingering Islamist ideology in the city.
Mogadishu (HOL) - Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has named his cabinet ministers on Tuesday, weeks after being nominated as the countries Prime Minister. The cabinet is made up 26 ministers and 1 deputy minister and 6 women. 19 Federal MP’s have been appointed as Ministers.
A former Alexandria deputy police chief says he was detained at John F. Kennedy International Airport and held for 90 minutes earlier this month because of his name.
Somalis residing in the diaspora were on Thursday recognised for their efforts in promoting and uplifting the standards of people globally.
London (HOL) - Movie stars, professional athletes, and youtube celebrities have all joined the fight against hunger in Somalia under the banner - The Love Army for Somalia - with a plea for $1 million dollars on GoFundMe to assist drought victims in the Horn of Africa.