OTTAWA -- An undercover Mountie says Ali Omar Ader admitted receiving $10,000 in ransom money for his role in the kidnapping of Amanda Lindhout in Somalia.
Somalia's defense minister and the country's military chief, who were leading the fight against Islamist militants, have both resigned from the government, officials said Thursday.
OTTAWA—Amanda Lindhout’s mother pleaded with one of her daughter’s alleged Somalian kidnappers to lower a $2-million ransom demand, saying her family wasn’t rich and had little money to offer.
Somaliland’s National Electoral Commission has released the total number of registered Voters with Identification Cards to vote in the upcoming November election.
9 October 2017 – The United Nations global emergency response fund has reached its 2017 funding target of $450 million, but much more is required given that the number of people in need of assistance is at a record high.