Somalia Al Shabab

US warns of al-Shabaab attacks in Burundi

The US state of department has warned that the Somali terror group al-Shabaab may be planning to carry out attacks in Burundi, which has troops in war-ravaged Somalia. A statement from the ministry called for the Burundi authorities to be on alert [Continue Reading...]

The Indian sailors were held for more than four years

Somalia Pirates release Indian sailors

Somali pirates released seven Indian hostages after more than four years of captivity, a government official confirmed. The seven sailors were freed in Dhuusamareeb town, located in Central Somalia on Thursday and were flown to the capital. The [Continue Reading...]

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UN’s Ban Ki-Moon Arrives in Somalia

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has landed in Somalia for his second visit to what was considered until recently a war-torn capital. Ban walked around Mogadishu's airport complex in a dark suit and without the bullet-proof vest he wore during [Continue Reading...]

Dayib aiming to become first female president in Somalia-Picture by Kotiliesi

Risking Life to Run for Presidency in Somalia

She is quite, warm and usually carries herself with a smile. From her looks, one’s first guess would be that she is a model. Well she was once a model as a young woman, but has spent most of her adult life working with the United Nations in various [Continue Reading...]