SOOMAALIDA DALKA WAA LALA HOGGAAMIN DOONA THE NEW SOMALIA ROADMAP
DOOD FURAN: Aqoonsiga Khaatumo State??
“RESPECT ISLAMIC VALUES”
NIDAAMKA FEDERAALKU XAL UMA AHAN DHIBAATADA SOOMAALIDA
AFARTANGUURADII HIRGELINTA FAR SOOMAALIDA (1972 -2012)
R/wasaare Gaas Oo Dalbaday $10-Billion
Puntland :Shalay weey Orad xumeed maanta weey aragti xuntahay
Chatham House: British Government Consultation on Somalia
JUSTICE IN SOMALIA
HE WAS MURDERED ON 9 JULY 1989 IN MOGADISHU, SOMALIA.
Qaramada Midoobay go’aamisay in Hargeysa iyo Garowe laga Maamulo Muqdisho
5 kamid ah Madaxda Sare ee DFKMG ay saxiixeen Badda Soomaaliya…
London Conference on Somalia: Building Momentum
Shirka London oo ey isku hirdinayaan Dowladda Talyaaniga iyo Ingiriiska
PROF: CABDI ISMAACIIL SAMATAR (QUDBAD TAARIIKHI AH
DEMYSTIFYING BAADIYOW, A RESPONSE BY ABDULLAZIZ HAGI M. HUSSEIN
FAALO: Others (NUS 0.5) mar waliba “xaq ma ahan ee waa xal” maku imaan karaa xalka Soomaaliya
QABIIL QARAN MA DHISO
S.Y.L 15 MAY 1943
THE UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS
World Report 2012: Somalia
Ethiopia: Future of last remaining human rights monitoring NGO in the balance
World Report 2012: Ethiopia
World Report 2012: Eritrea
World Report 2012
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- Askari Maraykan ah oo Ciraaq lagu dilay May 3, 2016Askari Maraykan ah ayaa lagu dilay dalka Ciraaq, askarigan ayaa waxaa ku dhcday rasaas ay soo rideen kooxda Daacsih deegaanka magaalada Mosul
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- Canug dhisme Nairobi ku dumay laga soo badbaadiyay May 3, 2016Canug hal sano jira ayaa laga soo badbaadiyay burburka dhisme dumay afar maalmood ka hor.
- Burcad badeed ku badatay xeebaga Afrika May 3, 2016Sida ay sheegtay warbixin dhowaan la soo saaray waxaa sii kordhay falalka burcad badeednimada ee afduubka ee xeebaga Gini ee galbeedka Africa
- Gabar Soomaali is gubtay oo loo qaaday Australia May 2, 2016Gabar Soomaaliyeed oo 21 jir ah oo magan-gelyo doon ahayd ayaa loo gudbiyay Autstralia iyada oo xaaladdeedu ay liidato kaddib markii ay is ku gubtay gudaha xarun lagu hayo dadka magan-gelyo doonka ah.
- Trump: Shiinuhu Maraykanka ayuu "kufsanayaa" May 2, 2016Ninka ugu cadcad murashaxiinta madaxwaynenimo ee xisbiga Jamhuuriga, Donald Trump ayaa Shiinaha ku eedeeyay in uu “kufsanayo” Maraykanka.
- Faransiiska oo kormeeraya qandaraas ay shirkad heshay May 2, 2016Ra'iisal wasaaraha Faransiiska Manuel Valls, ayaa sheegay in isaga qudhiisu uu kormeerayo qandaraas ballaaran oo ay ku guuleysatay shirkad dalkiisa laga leeyahay
- Wenger: Bangi ayaa iga dalbaday inaan joogo April 30, 2016Tabaraha kooxda Arsenal, Arsene Wenger, ayaa sheegay inuu asaga sabab u ahaa helitaanka lacagtii deynta ahayd ee lagu dhisay garoonka Emirates.
- Leicester City oo ku guulaysatay horyaalka Ingiriiska May 2, 2016Kooxda Leicester City ayaa ku guulaystay Horyaalka Ingiriiska markii ugu horraysay kaddib markii Chelsea iyo Tottenham ay barbaro galeen
- Ranieri oo laga yaabo in uusan daawanin ciyaar muhiim u ah May 2, 2016Tababaraha kooxda Leicester City Claudio Ranieri ayaa laga yaabaa in uusan daawanin ciyaarta muhiimka ah ee dhexmaridoonta Chelsea iyo Tottenham Isniinta
- Halkan ka dhagayso barnaamijka ciyaaraha April 26, 2016Halkan ka dhagayso barnaamijka ciyaaraha ee todobaadlaha ah, Waxyaabaha aad ku maqli doontaana waxaa ka mid ah, horyaallada Soomaaliya, Ingiriiska, Spain, Talyaaniga, iyo kuwo kale
- Dabaaldagyo ka socdo magaalada Leicester May 3, 2016Kooxda Leicester City ayaa ku guulaysatay horyaalnimada Ingiriiska, tanina waxay noqonaysaa mid ka mid ah taariikhaha ugu waawayn ee dhanka ciyaaraha.
- UNHCR oo wacyigalinaysa Soomaalida iyo Eretariyaanka May 2, 2016Hay'adda UNHCR ayaa daahfurtay ol'ole lagu wacyigalinayo Soomaalida iyo Eriteanka ku tahriibaya baddaha iyaga oo Yrub u socda
- 5 sano ayaa laga joogaa dilkii Cusama May 1, 2016Shan sano ayaa hadda laga joogaa markii la dilay hogaamiyihii hore ee Al-Qaacida Osama Bin Ladin. Waxaana jirta in awoodii ururkaasi ay sii yaraanayso.
- Shir ku saaban xagjirnimada oo ka dhacay Nairobi May 2, 2016Kulan ku saabsan sidii ay diimaha uga wada shaqayn lahaayeen wada noolaanshaha, aragti midaysanna looga qaadan lahaa argagixisonimada ayaa dhawaan lagu qabtay magaalada Nairobi.
- Diiwaangelinta gobolka Maroodi-jeex oo bilaabatay April 30, 2016156 goobood oo ku yaalla gobolka Maroodi-jeex ee ka tirsan tahay magaalada Hargeysa, ayaa saaka waxaa ka bilowday diiwaangelinta codbixiyayaasha doorashada la filayo in ay Somaliland ka dhacdo Maarso 2017.
- Abaaraha Soomaalida Itoobiya April 29, 2016Madaxweyne ku xigeenka Dawladda Deegaanka Soomaalida Itoobiya Cabdixakiin Cigaal Cumar ayaa BBC uga waramay sidii abaaruhu u saameyeen deegaanada maamulka iyo wixii xukuumaddu dad iyo duunyo ku taakuleysay.
- 87 jir hal mar gaari raacay kaddibna go'aansaday inuusan markale raacin April 29, 2016Cabdi Dugow Sulaymaan, oo ah 87 sano jir, hal mar oo kaliya ayuu gaari raacay noloshiisa. Waa xilligii gumaysiga uu ka talinayay dalka Kenya.
- Makhaayaddii Dila oo dib loo dayactirayo April 27, 2016Magaalada Dila makhaayad dadka safarka ahi ka cunteyn jireen oo horraantii bishan April daadad qaadeen kuna dhinteen shan qof ayaa mulkiilihii makhaayadaasi oo caawimo ka helay bulshada uu dib u dhis ku bilaabay.
- Maraykanka oo dowladda Suuriya u goodiyay May 3, 2016
- Somalia and the G8: Push to start April 10, 2013This week, as part the UK’s Presidency of the G8, Foreign Ministers will meet to discuss the need to encourage the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) to re-engage in Somalia. The G8 countries are some of the largest shareholders in both the World Bank and the IMF. As a result, the UK is using its Presidency […]Matt Baugh
- Opportunity, partnership and commitment. March 18, 2013Last Thursday, the Federal Government of Somalia, together with the UK, hosted the latest meeting with a number of key international partners in Mogadishu. The location was significant. This was the first time such a meeting had been held in Mogadishu since the Federal Government came to power last year. It was a real demonstration […]Matt Baugh
- Giving voice to Somalia's silent majority March 14, 2013International Women’s Day is a global opportunity to celebrate and promote the rights of women. It is a chance for all of us, men and women, to unite under a single, common aim – gender equality. This is particularly pertinent in Somalia. Everyone in Somalia has suffered from decades of often unrelenting conflict. But Somalia’s […]Matt Baugh
- From the Olympic village to Somalia – FCO women’s stories March 6, 2013In the lead up to International Women’s Day on Friday, we are featuring the stories of women who work for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office as guest posts across the FCO bloggers’ network. Jane Stevens and Tracey McLelland are a successful job sharing duo who are part of the communications team working on the upcoming […]Matt Baugh
- Somalia: A New Year's Resolution – Together into 2013 January 9, 2013A year ago, few predicted that Somalia would see such significant changes; yet 2012 saw some real progress in Somalia – including the end of the Transition; a new Parliament (with a significant number of new MPs); the election of a new, reform-minded Speaker and President and a desire for a different type of politics. […]Matt Baugh
- Somalia: Breaking The Silence On Sexual Violence November 27, 2012Earlier this year, the British Foreign Secretary William Hague MP, announced a new initiative to prevent sexual violence against women. It aims to strengthen international efforts and coordination to prevent and respond to sexual violence, to erode the existing culture of impunity, to increase the number of perpetrators brought to justice and to support stat […]Matt Baugh
- Politics, partnership and patience. November 20, 2012So the final piece of the post-Transition jigsaw has finally fallen into place. Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon’s 10-person Council of Minister is now approved – overwhelmingly – by Parliament and with it, the final act of a two-month process to find Somalia’s new leaders. Put before Parliament last week, their near-unanimous approval of the […] […]Matt Baugh
- Somalia: stepping into the future September 11, 2012Yesterday, Somalia marked a major milestone in its recent history. After two decades of civil war, and a year after the Roadmap was agreed, the Transitional Period finally concluded with the election by MPs of new President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud. This was the first such election inside Somalia for many years and came just weeks after […]Matt Baugh
- Somalia: Taking Stock of the Transition August 22, 2012On Monday, Somalia marked a significant milestone in its history. Twenty years after the country fell into conflict, a new Federal Parliament was inaugurated – paving the way to end the Transition in the next few days, and opening the first legislature to be formed inside Somalia since 1991. This is a huge achievement, both for the […]Matt Baugh
- Celebrating Somali Olympic heroes August 2, 2012The following is a guest blog by Fionna Gibb, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Office for Somalia. As Ambassador Matt Baugh is on leave, last Friday I had the pleasure of hosting the British Office for Somalia’s reception in Mogadishu to celebrate the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics. As the sun set […]Matt Baugh
- Somalia and the G8: Push to start April 10, 2013
Calanside Chief Qaali
“NON PAPER” TO END THE SOMALI TRANSITION
Farole: TFG Uma Madaxbanaana
IN RESPONSE TO THE “LETTER TO THE DIASPORA” BY THE PRIME MINISTER
No Place for Children
- Moment Green MediaWar deg deg ah: PUNTLAND OO si cad uga soo horjeesatey Doorashadii KHAATUMO ay ku doorteen Cali KHAL
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- CalankaSomaliaSomali government appoints new administration for Hiiraan region Sunday, March 11, 2012 Somalia’s pr
- CalankaSomaliaDalka Uu Siiyay Madaxweyne Faroole (Moment Media Group) Muqdisho Sunday, March 11th, 2012 (Moment Me
- CalankaSomaliaC/raxmaan Faroole oo sheegay in DKMG Somalia aaney Puntland la’aanteed wada hadal la geli karin maam
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- CalankaSomaliaMidowga Yurub oo kordhiyay mudada uu soconayo howlgalka la dagaalanka burcadbadeedda Soomaaliya Isni
- Xildhibaano garaayo 320 xildhibaan oo xilkana ka qadaay Gudoomiyihii hore ee Barlamaanka Shariif Xasan oo doonayo in xubinimda Igad Soomaaliya ka baxdo (3)
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- DAAWO VEDIO: Khudbadii Gudoomiyaha Cusub ee Gobolka Hiiraan C/Fataax X. Afrax oo Maanta lagu Magacaabay Wareegtada Madaxweynaha DKMG ah (1)
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- Al-Shabab oo Xilkii ka Qaaday Horjooge May 3, 2016Madaxii maleeshiyada ururka Al-Shabab Shabeellda Hoose una qaabilsanaa xarakada Gobolkaasi ayaa xilkii laga qaaday sida ay sheegayaan wararka ka imanaya Soomaaliya.
- DFS: Waxaan Burburinay Saldhig ISIS May 3, 2016Wararka lagu baahiyay warbaahinta dowladda Soomaaliya ayaa lagu sheegay in la weeraray saldhigyada ISIS ee gobolka Shabeellada Hoose.
- Kenya oo Fashilisay Weerar Argagixiso May 3, 2016Dawladda Kenya ayaa goor dhowayd sheegtay inay fashilisay weeraro culus oo laga gaysan lahaa dalkaasi, waxayna sheegtay in la qabtay saddex qof kuwo kalena la baadi goobayo.
- Xaaladda Gabar Isku Gubtay Jasiiradda Nauru May 3, 2016Xaalada caafimaad ee gabadhii Soomaalida ahayd ee is gubtay ayaa laga deyrinayaa iyadoo lagu daaweeynayo cusbitaal ku yaala magaalda Brisbane ee Australia.
- HRW Oo Eedeysay Dowladda iyo Al-Shabaab May 3, 2016Human Rights Watch ayaa sheegtay in dowladda Soomaaliya iyo Al-Shabaab ay adeegsadaan xeelado xadgub ah, si ay saameyn ugu yeeshaan warbaahinta.
- Madaafiic Lagu Garaacay Xarunta Xalane May 3, 2016Dadka deegaanka ayaa VOA u sheegay inay maqleen illaa jugta shan madfac oo ka yeereysa xarunta Xalane.
- Roobabkii Gu'ga Oo Ka Curtay Somaliland May 3, 2016Kadib abaaro xoogan oo billihii la soo dhaafayba ka taagnaa Somaliland kuwaasi oo saameeyey dad iyo duunyaba ayaa hada waxaa ka da’aya roobakii gu’ga.
- Galmudug: Askari Lagu Dilay Howlgal May 3, 2016Askari ayaa dhintay, 6 kalena waa ay dhaawacmeen xilli ay ciidmada maamulka Galmudug hawlgal lagu qaadayo jidgooyo ay ka samaynayeen inta u dhaxeyasa magaalooyinka Gaalkacyo iyo Galinsoor. Ciidanka Galmuudg ayaa howlgalka kooxihii jidgooyadu u taalay ka qabtay 14 malayshiyaad ah, oo la geeyay xabsiga Gaalkacyo. Saraakiisha ciidanka Galmuudg oo aan xiriir la […]
- Trump Iyo Cruz Oo Ku Loolamaya Indiana May 3, 2016Goobaha codbixinta gobolka Indiana ee dalka Mareykanka ayaa furan, halkaasi oo Donald Trump uu tartan adag kula gali doono ninka ugu soo dhow ee Ted Cruz.
- Soomaalida Minnesota oo Dalbaday in TSA la Baaro May 3, 2016Hoggaamiyayaasha jaaliyadda Soomaalida ee Minnesota ayaa codsaday in deg-deg ah loo baaro eedaha sheegaya in hay’adda TSA ay beegsao bulshada Soomaalida
- Safiirada Golaha Amniga oo Somalia Booqanaya May 3, 2016Safiirada Golaha amniga ee QM ayaa bishan May safar ku tagaya dalka Soomaaliya, si ay uu taageerraan doorashada la filayo in bisha August ay ka dhacdo dalkaasi.
- Leicester City oo Horyaalka Ingiriiska Qaaday May 2, 2016Kooxda Leicester City ayaa markii ugu horreysay taariikhdeeda waxay ku guuleysatay horyaalka kubadda cagta ee Ingiriinska, kadib markii kooxda Tottenham ay barbar dhac la gashay Chelsea.
- Gabar Soomaali Ah Oo Isku Gubtay Nauru May 2, 2016Gabadhan oo hadda isbitaalka ku jirta ayaa ka mid ahayd dad magan-galiyo doon ah oo dawladda Australia ay ku hayso jasiiraddaas.
- Shan Sano Kadib Geeridii Osama Bin Laden May 2, 2016Maanta waxaa shan sano ay kasoo wareegtay markii ciidamada gaarka ah ee Maraykanka ay magaalada Abbottabad ee dalka Pakistan ku dileen Osama Bin Laden.
- Ciidamo British Ah Oo Tagay Soomaaliya May 2, 2016Ciidamadan ayaa taageeri doono howl-galka QM ay taageerto ee Amisom ee dagaalka kula jira kooxda Al-Shabaab.
- Falanqeyn: Dib U Gurashada Ciidanka Dowladda May 2, 2016Axmed Macallin Fiqi oo ah agaasimhii hore ee Nabadsugidda Qaranka, ayaan arrintan ka wareysanay.
- Somaliland oo Xirtay Dad Dadka Tahriibiya May 2, 2016Ciidamada ammaanka Somaliland ayaa sheegay inay gacanta kusoo dhigeen 22 qof oo ku eedaysan inay dadka ka tahriibiyaan deegaanada Somaliland.
- Somaliland: Salaadiin Xukun Lagu Riday May 2, 2016Dadka la xukumay ayaa ku eedaysnaa inay khalkhal geliyeen goob ay ka socotay diiwaangelinta oo ku taalla waqooyiga magaalada Hargeysa.
- Xaaladda Soomaalida Yemen oo Liidata May 2, 2016Xaalad nololeed oo aad u adag ayaa ka jirta dalka Yemen, taasi oo saameysay Soomaali badan, oo weli ku xanniban dalkaas.
- Donald Trump Oo Dhalleeceeyey China May 2, 2016Donald Trump ayaa sheegay in Mareykanka uusan “sii wadi karin in China uu ogolaado inay kufsato dalkeena”,
- Al-Shabab oo Xilkii ka Qaaday Horjooge May 3, 2016
- Taliban Threats Force Messi Fan to Leave Afghanistan May 4, 2016A young Afghan boy, who recently received autographed shirts and a football from his soccer hero Lionel Messi, has fled his country due to safety concerns. He and his family are now taking refuge in neighboring Pakistan. VOA's Ayaz Gul reports from Islamabad.
- Vietnamese Demand White House Probe of Mass Fish Deaths May 4, 2016Nearly 140,000 Vietnamese nationals have signed a petition urging the Obama administration to launch an independent investigation into "an environmental disaster" that caused mass fish kills along Vietnam's central coast. The move comes as the Southeast Asian country struggles to identify exactly who or what left millions of fish dead and many […]firstname.lastname@example.org (Trung Nguyen)
- US Republican Governor Vetoes Campus Gun Carry Bill May 4, 2016The governor of Georgia has vetoed a controversial bill backed by his Republican colleagues that would have allowed college students to carry concealed guns on campuses across the state. Tuesday's veto came nearly a month after Nathan Deal angered religious conservatives in his state by vetoing so-called religious liberty legislation that would have ext […]email@example.com (Lou Lorscheider)
- Younger, More Diverse Voters Reject Presidential Candidates May 4, 2016Many Americans are having trouble getting behind a candidate in this year's presidential election campaign, especially younger voters. VOA’s Katherine Gypson visits a college campus in northern Virginia to learn why younger and more racially diverse potential voters tend to stay away from the ballot box in general firstname.lastname@example.org (Katherine Gypson)
- Israel: Palestinian Driver Killed, 3 Israeli Soldiers Wounded in West Bank May 3, 2016Israel says its troops shot and killed a Palestinian driver in the occupied West Bank after he rammed his vehicle into one carrying three Israeli soldiers. Palestinian health officials identified the dead man as 36-year-old Ahmed Reyad Shehada, and said the incident took place near his home town of Ramallah. A hospital spokesman told Reuters that one of the […]email@example.com (VOA News)
- Clinton Presses for Medical Approach to Opioid Crisis May 3, 2016Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton issued a call Tuesday for more medical treatment and less incarceration for the growing problem of prescription drug abuse in the United States. Clinton spoke at a campaign panel discussion in West Virginia, a jurisdiction that recorded 630 deaths last year from prescription drug overdoses. "We can't […]
- EU Visa Block Threatens To Derail EU-Turkey Migrant Deal May 3, 2016Turkish citizens could soon benefit from visa-free travel to Europe as part of the recent deal between the EU and Ankara to stem the flow of refugees. In return, Turkey has pledged to keep the migrants on Turkish soil and crack down on those who are smuggling them. Brussels is set to publish its latest progress report Wednesday — but as Henry Ridgwell report […]
- Journalists in South Sudan Call Their Work Difficult, Dangerous May 3, 2016South Sudanese journalists said Tuesday that their work is not only challenging, but that their lives can be put in danger when they seek out the truth. Reporters have little to no access to information from government departments, they said, and scores of journalists have been harassed and even detained for weeks by people believed to be government security […]firstname.lastname@example.org (Waakhe Simon Wudu)
- Kerry: Countries with No Free Press Have Nothing to Brag About May 3, 2016A country without a free and independent press has nothing to brag about and nothing to teach the world, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday. Kerry spoke at the State Department to recognize World Press Freedom Day. "No government, whatever its pretensions or whatever its accomplishments, can fairly claim respect if its citizens are not allo […]email@example.com (Ken Schwartz, Pamela Dockins)
- Indiana Primary: Why it Matters May 3, 2016Who is voting? Both Republicans and Democrats are voting Tuesday in open primaries. A person does not have to be a registered member of a party to vote in the primary. How many delegates are up for grabs? There are 57 Republican delegates and 92 Democratic delegates. How will the delegates be awarded? For the Republicans: Winning any of the nine congressiona […]firstname.lastname@example.org (VOA News)
- US, Allies Bracing for More IS Incursions in Iraq May 3, 2016The United States and its allies are expecting more offensives like the one Islamic State fighters pulled off Tuesday in northern Iraq, briefly breaking Kurdish Peshmerga lines and resulting in the death of a U.S. Navy SEAL. U.S. officials have been adamant that IS is as vulnerable and weak as it has been since its fighters first pushed into Iraq in June 201 […]email@example.com (Jeff Seldin)
- Cruz Exits Presidential Race After Loss in Indiana; Sanders Edges Clinton May 3, 2016Texas Senator Ted Cruz dropped out of the Republican presidential contest after a big loss Tuesday in the Indiana primary to billionaire real estate magnate Donald Trump. On the Democratic side, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was the projected winner over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a close race, according to NBC News. Cruz told supporters i […]firstname.lastname@example.org (VOA News)
- EU Visa Block Threatens EU-Turkey Migrant Deal May 3, 2016Turkish citizens could soon benefit from visa-free travel to Europe, as part of the deal between the EU and Ankara to stem the flow of refugees. In return, Turkey has pledged to crack down on the smugglers and keep the migrants on Turkish soil. However, many European lawmakers have threatened to use their veto on the visa issue to block the migrant deal. Eur […]email@example.com (Henry Ridgwell)
- Exiled Tibetans: Man Detained, Tortured for Singing National Anthem May 3, 2016A father of three of was reportedly detained and tortured by security officials for singing the Tibetan national anthem at a public gathering in China's western Sichuan province. Video of the Tibetan man singing the banned anthem at a public gathering in what appeared to be a village in the Tibet Autonomous Region went viral on Wechat in April. A Tibeta […]firstname.lastname@example.org (Yeshi Dorje)
- Alienated, Unhappy With Choices, Many Young US Adults Shun Voting May 3, 2016It’s a Wednesday afternoon American government class in the diverse Washington suburb of Alexandria, Virginia. A group of students is arguing passionately and thoughtfully about gun control. They represent a range of ethnicities and races, but they are all young. They’re attending an affordable college to earn a degree so they can get good jobs — but they ha […]email@example.com (Katherine Gypson)
- Peshmerga Regroup to Recapture Iraqi Town from IS May 3, 2016Islamic State militants launched a multi-front offensive at dawn Tuesday in Iraq, hitting various Kurdish frontline positions north and south of Mosul. The militants used heavy weapons and suicide attackers in attempts to breach the frontline held mainly by Peshmerga forces backed by U.S. advisers and coalition airstrikes. VOA's Kawa Omar spoke with som […]
- New Urine Test Offers Quick, Painless Check for Malaria May 3, 2016The Nigerian government is encouraging use of a new home test kit to diagnose malaria, in hopes that citizens don't assume they have the disease and self-medicate every time they have a fever. The simple urine test kit, containing five test strips, is available at a Nigerian pharmacy for $12. After urine is collected in the cup, the user dips a test sti […]firstname.lastname@example.org (Jessica Berman)
- Obama: US, Not China, Should Set Pacific Trade Rules May 3, 2016President Barack Obama made a new appeal Tuesday to U.S. lawmakers to approve a 12-nation Pacific Rim trade deal, saying the United States, not China, should set the rules for economic engagement in the Asia-Pacific region. In an opinion piece in The Washington Post, Obama played down an effort by Beijing and 15 other countries to create a Regional Comprehen […]email@example.com (VOA News)
- New Urine Test Offers Quick, Painless Check for Malaria May 3, 2016A new urine test offers a quick, painless way to diagnose malaria. The Nigerian government is urging citizens to use the home test kit so they don't self-medicate every time they have a fever, thinking that they might have the disease. VOA's Jessica Berman reports.
- Hit Musical 'Hamilton' Gets Record 16 Tony Nominations May 3, 2016The Broadway hit "Hamilton" scored a record 16 Tony Award nominations Tuesday, solidifying its front-runner status for the top prize of best musical. "Hamilton," which has triggered a ticket-buying frenzy not seen on Broadway in years, features a multiracial cast in a hip-hop and R&B-inflected musical that tells the story of U.S. stat […]firstname.lastname@example.org (Reuters)
- Taliban Threats Force Messi Fan to Leave Afghanistan May 4, 2016
SOMALIA FAMINE RESPONSE TOO SLOW, THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE DIED NEEDLESSLY: REPORT
- Security Council to make Somalia visit ahead of vote - New Vision May 3, 2016New VisionSecurity Council to make Somalia visit ahead of voteNew VisionThe UN Security Council will travel to Somalia this month to show support for elections scheduled in August, Egypt's UN Ambassador and this month's council president, Amr Aboulatta, said Monday. The 15 envoys will also travel to Nairobi during the May ...UN Security Council sup […]
- A first for Somalia: New report on the state of media freedom in the country - where journalism can be a death wish - Mail & Guardian Africa May 3, 2016Mail & Guardian AfricaA first for Somalia: New report on the state of media freedom in the country - where journalism can be a death wishMail & Guardian AfricaThese high figures are because the media in Somalia is being attacked from all sides; the government, the interim regional administrations, and Al-Shabaab have all sought to manipulate the medi […]
- First British troops arrive in Somalia as part of UN mission - The Guardian May 2, 2016The GuardianFirst British troops arrive in Somalia as part of UN missionThe GuardianBritish troops have arrived in Somalia as part of efforts to tackle the threat from Islamist militants. The military personnel, the first of up to 70 due to be deployed there this year, are part of a UN peacekeeping mission to counter the extremist ...Somalia Islamist Militan […]
- Somalia: Journalists Under Attack - Human Rights Watch May 3, 2016Human Rights WatchSomalia: Journalists Under AttackHuman Rights WatchThe 74-page report, “'Like Fish in Poisonous Waters': Attacks on Media Freedom in Somalia,” documents killings, threats, and arbitrary detention of journalists since 2014. The Somali federal government and regional authorities have used various abusive ...Somalia: British Troops A […]
- A new Somalia? - Inquirer.net May 3, 2016Inquirer.netA new Somalia?Inquirer.netThe release last Sunday of 10 Indonesian seafarers held hostage by the Abu Sayyaf bandit group was good news, but the kind that underlined the bad: Four more Indonesians remain in captivity, at least seven other foreigners have been abducted, and it is ...altro »
- Nauru refugee Hodan Yasin, from Somalia, who set herself on fire in critical condition - Daily Mail May 2, 2016Daily MailNauru refugee Hodan Yasin, from Somalia, who set herself on fire in critical conditionDaily MailA Somali woman named Hodan Yasin, 21, has become the second refugee to set herself on fire at Nauru just days after a fellow refugee died from self-inflicted burns. Witnesses told the Refugee Action Coalition Ms Yasin suffered severe burns and all off .. […]
- UK at war? SAS in Syria, 25000 ISIS dead, British troops in Somalia & anti-chem tanks on patrol - RT May 3, 2016RTUK at war? SAS in Syria, 25000 ISIS dead, British troops in Somalia & anti-chem tanks on patrolRTSyria's not the only place seeing new troops from Britain. A detachment of UK personnel has arrived in Somalia to lead a training mission. However, they probably won't need the anti-chemical warfare tanks that are now being brought back into servi […]
- Somalia: “pirates” or struggling fishermen? - Mareeg Media May 3, 2016Mareeg MediaSomalia: “pirates” or struggling fishermen?Mareeg MediaAhmedou Ould-Abdallah, the UN envoy for Somalia, says the practice helps fuel the eighteen-year-old civil war in Somalia, as companies pay Somali government ministers and/or militia leaders to dump their waste. “There is no government control . . . and ...
- Kenya set to increase consulates in Somalia - The Star, Kenya May 3, 2016The Star, KenyaKenya set to increase consulates in SomaliaThe Star, KenyaThe government of Kenya through its embassy in Somalia will open consulates in different parts of the country. This, according to Kenya Ambassador to Somalia Lucas Tumbo, will help the government keep track of all Kenyans living there. “On arrival here ...altro »
- Somalia: Second phase of Bosaso airport expansion launched - Horseed Media May 2, 2016Horseed MediaSomalia: Second phase of Bosaso airport expansion launchedHorseed MediaPuntland President Abdiweli Mohammed Ali launched Monday the second phase of the upgrading of Bosaso International Airport, the commercial hub of the Somalia's autonomous region. According to officials, the second phase of the airport expansion ...
- Security Council to make Somalia visit ahead of vote - New Vision May 3, 2016
- Ted Cruz ends campaign for president leaving way clear for Trump – Indiana primary live May 4, 2016Cruz drops out after Trump all but locked down the Republican nomination with a win in Indiana, while Sanders and Clinton remain deadlockedHow the rest of the day’s campaign events unfolded 2.03am BST The chairman of the Republican national committee says that Trump will nab the nomination and calls for party unity:.@realDonaldTrump will be presumtive @GOP n […]Tom McCarthy in New York
- Aleppo hospital hit as city faces humanitarian catastrophe May 3, 2016Relentless indiscriminate bombardment by government forces and retaliatory shelling by rebels worsens crisis engulfing cityA maternity hospital in a government-controlled area of Aleppo has been badly damaged by rocket fire, killing at least three people, according to the state news agency. It was the sixth attack affecting a medical facility in nearly two w […]Kareem Shaheen in Beirut
- Self-immolation: desperate protests against Australia's detention regime May 3, 2016On Nauru, a man has died and a woman is in a critical condition, adding to toll of suicides and self-harm at offshore detention centres The video footage shot on a mobile phone last Wednesday is unsteady but clear enough.It shows a man, drenched in liquid, standing alone in a clearing, pleading. No one, it seems, wants to stand near him. In the background, t […]Ben Doherty
- Global water shortages to deliver 'severe hit' to economies, World Bank warns May 3, 2016The Middle East, north Africa, central Asia and south Asia due to suffer biggest economic hit from water scarcity as climate change takes hold, report findsWater shortages will deliver a “severe hit” to the economies of the Middle East, central Asia, and Africa by the middle of the century, taking double digits off their GDP, the World Bank warned on Tuesday […]Suzanne Goldenberg
- EU refugee crisis: closed-door countries could be asked to help cover costs May 3, 2016European commission proposes ‘solidarity contributions’ by states that do not take in refugees, to support those that doEuropean countries that refuse to give shelter to refugees could be forced to pay into the coffers of states that do, under plans to be unveiled by the European commission on Wednesday. The idea is part of a long-awaited proposal to reform […]Jennifer Rankin in Brussels
- 'A silent catastrophe': Chilean fishermen protest failure to mitigate toxic 'red tide' May 3, 2016Thousands of fishermen are protesting the government’s failure to mitigate effects of a poisonous ‘red tide’ agal bloom scientists call largest in historyThousands of Chilean fishermen have blocked roads with barricades in the region of Los Lagos, saying government efforts to mitigate the economic effects of a harmful algal bloom have been insufficient. For […]Reuters in Santiago
- Fort McMurray fire: most of Canadian city evacuated as blaze engulfs homes May 3, 2016All of Fort McMurray in northern Alberta under mandatory evacuationNo injuries so far, but homes in several neighborhoods are destroyed Nearly all of a northern Alberta city has been evacuated Tuesday as a wildfire whipped by winds engulfed homes and sent ash raining down on residents.All of the town of Fort McMurray, with the exception of Parson’s Creek, wa […]Nicky Woolf in San Francisco and agencies
- UN urges countries to stem tide of firms profit-shifting to tax havens May 3, 2016Unctad thinktank shows firms funnelled $221bn in 2015 through low-tax jurisdictions such as the Netherlands and tax havens in the CaribbeanThe UN has urged governments to stem the flow of funds to tax havens after companies funnelled $221bn (£152bn) into countries with low tax rates last year. Related: The Cayman Islands – home to 100,000 companies and the £ […]Phillip Inman Economics correspondent
- Merkel 'served me up for tea' to Erdoğan, says German comedian May 3, 2016Jan Böhmermann attacks German chancellor for allowing Ankara to prosecute him over poem about Turkish presidentA German comedian has sharply criticised Angela Merkel for acceding to a request from Ankara to prosecute him for reading out an offensive poem about the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.In his first public comments since the controversy, Jan […]Associated Press in Berlin
- North Korea ramps up security ahead of national congress May 3, 2016The pariah state’s dictator, Kim Jong-un, is expected to cement his grip on power at ruling party’s first convention for 36 years Security is being stepped up in North Korea’s capital as Kim Jong-un, the pariah state’s supreme leader, takes no chances in the tense run-up to this week’s first national congress of the ruling Workers’ party for 36 years.Travel […]Simon Tisdall
- Hillary Clinton gets personal with voters as general election approaches May 3, 2016Democratic frontrunner works to demonstrate ability to connect with Americans as voters respond: ‘You are very human. I don’t care what they say’When Hillary Clinton took the stage at a steel company in Hammond, Indiana, last week, she thanked the dozens of workers before her who had broken from their daily routine, still wearing their yellow hard hats, and […]Sabrina Siddiqui
- European commission set to approve Turkish citizens' visa-free travel May 3, 2016Approval expected on Wednesday, despite Ankara having not met all the conditions stipulated in deal with EU over refugeesThe European commission is poised to recommend visa-free travel for Turkish citizens in Europe’s borderless Schengen zone, one of the terms of a controversial deal over refugees struck between the EU and Turkey in March.Approval from the c […]Jennifer Rankin in Brussels
- US navy Seal killed in 'direct fire' from Isis, Pentagon says May 3, 2016Combat death near Erbil was the result of enemy fire, Defense Secretary Ash Carter tells reporters during trip to GermanyIslamic State fighters killed a US navy Seal in northern Iraq on Tuesday, when the militants pushed through a forward line of Iraqi Kurdish forces, officials said.He is the third American killed in direct combat since a US-led coalition la […]Reuters
- 'Big Daddy Xi' no more? Chinese president's nickname nixed May 3, 2016Propaganda officials warn state media off using moniker after push to portray leader as man of the people appears to backfire Chinese propaganda chiefs have reportedly ordered state-controlled media to refrain from using the nickname “Big Daddy Xi” to refer to the president.Since Xi Jinping took power in 2012 the epithet has been at the centre of an energeti […]Tom Phillips in Beijing
- Anglican priest gored to death on his NSW farm by charging bull May 3, 2016Max-Augustine Eggert killed on his property in Putty, leaving community ‘absolutely stunned’An Anglican priest has been gored to death by a bull in a New South Wales village.Max-Augustine Eggert, 72, was killed by the charging bull while working on his farm at Putty, in the Wollemi national park, on Monday. Continue reading...Australian Associated Press
- Famous California vegan restaurateurs under fire over revelation they eat meat May 3, 2016Animal rights activists circulated photos of the husband and wife team behind Cafe Gratitude and Gracias Madre eating a burger and keeping freezer full of beefThe California-based husband and wife founders of celebrity-endorsed vegan restaurant group Cafe Gratitude say they have received death threats after it was revealed last week that they are raising, sl […]Robina Gibb in Los Angeles
- Spain's left must unite to steer country on road to recovery May 3, 2016In December voters asked for a coalition, but have been ignored despite the need for cross-party deals to tackle Spain’s problemsIn his restaurant overlooking the Med at Mataró, a few miles north of Barcelona, Ricard Jornet declares himself an insumiso, a rebel who refuses to obey government demands to pay a so-called “tax on sunshine” for an award-winning s […]Giles Tremlett
- Baby found alive four days after building collapsed in Nairobi May 3, 2016Rescuers find seven-month-old girl in bucket wrapped in a blanket after disaster in which 23 people diedKenyan rescuers have pulled a seven-month-old girl alive from the rubble of a six-storey building in Nairobi, four days after the block collapsed during heavy rains, killing at least 23 people.Two brothers who own the building have been remanded in police […]Agence France-Presse in Nairobi
- Iceland president's wife linked to offshore tax havens in leaked files May 2, 2016HSBC files appear to show that Dorrit Moussaieff had links to offshore companies and trusts registered outside UKThe president of Iceland is expected to come under pressure this week after leaked documents appeared to show that part of his wife’s considerable fortune was held in offshore tax havens.Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, who has been in office for 20 years, […]Simon Bowers
- Choice of English song as French anthem for Euro 2016 'concerning' May 2, 2016Use of I Was Made for Lovin’ You ‘incomprehensible’, says French minister, arguing tournament is chance to promote French languageA French minister has described the choice of a song in English as the official anthem for French supporters at Euro 2016 as “incomprehensible”.Andre Vallini, the secretary of state for Francophony, said the French Football Federa […]Agence France-Presse in Paris
- Ted Cruz ends campaign for president leaving way clear for Trump – Indiana primary live May 4, 2016
AFTER THE KENYAN INTERVENTION IN SOMALIA
ETHIOPIA: FORCED RELOCATIONS BRING HUNGER, HARDSHIP
- Kenya 'foils IS-linked anthrax attack' May 3, 2016Kenyan police say they have foiled a "large-scale" biological attack by a terror group with links to so-called Islamic State.
- Nigeria 'lost $15bn in fake arms deals' May 3, 2016About $15bn (£10bn) was stolen from the fight against militant Islamists in Nigeria under the former government, the vice-president says.
- Baby saved after four days in rubble May 3, 2016A six-month-old girl is rescued from the debris of a building that collapsed four days ago in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi.
- Child rapist Bob Hewitt appeals sentence May 3, 2016Former Wimbledon tennis champion Bob Hewitt appeals in a South African court against his six-year prison sentence for raping under-age girls.
- Pirates paid '$400,000' in West Africa May 3, 2016Ransoms of up to $400,000 (£270,000) have been paid to gangs which hijacked ships in the Gulf of Guinea in 2015, a maritime security report says.
- Magic System drummer Pepito dies May 2, 2016The drummer of Ivory Coast's famous Magic System band Didier Deigna, known by the stage name Pepito, drowns at the age of 46, the group says.
- Nauru asylum seeker sets herself alight May 2, 2016A Somali woman seeking asylum in Australia has set herself on fire in protest at her detention at a centre on the island of Nauru.
- French pitch worries after Boufal injury May 3, 2016An injury to Morocco and Lille's Sofiane Boufal prompts the French players' union to call for an end to the use of synthetic grass pitches.
- Ethiopia replace Sahile with Gebremedhin May 3, 2016Ethiopia coach Yohannes Sahile has been replaced by former international Gebremedhin Haile on an interim basis.
- VIDEO: Disrupting deliveries in Nairobi May 2, 2016Can Sendy take on the giants of delivery in Nairobi with the sharing economy?
- VIDEO: Bono joins missing girls campaign May 2, 2016U2 frontman Bono joined actress Lupita Nyong'o onstage to raise awareness of the missing schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria.
- VIDEO: Beaten, declawed but finally in sanctuary May 1, 2016Lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru have been released at Emoya Big Cat Sanctuary in South Africa.
- VIDEO: Six-storey building collapses in Kenya April 30, 2016A six-storey building collapses in Nairobi in Kenya, after heavy rains and flooding across the country.
- VIDEO: Lions airlifted to South Africa April 30, 2016Dozens of lions, rescued from circuses, are being airlifted from Colombia and Peru to South Africa.
- VIDEO: How to turn poacher into gamekeeper April 29, 2016Alastair Leithead has been to north-eastern Namibia, which has seen its elephant population increase because the local communities are making money out of the wildlife.
- VIDEO: Zambia crash families still want closure April 28, 2016In 1993 a military plane carrying Zambia's football team crashed killing all onboard, but 23 years on their families are still waiting for closure.
- VIDEO: Ballet: 'Every dancer should have this' April 29, 2016Ballet offers a new way for Nigeria's youth to express themselves.
- Why Kenyans enjoyed the political blackout March 12, 2015Enjoying Kenya's political TV blackout
- Nigeria's 'brown envelope' journalism March 5, 2015Shining a light on Nigeria's "brown envelope" journalism
- Is Bitcoin Africa's unlikely saviour? March 10, 2015Could Bitcoin be Africa's migrant workers' saviour?
- Kenya 'foils IS-linked anthrax attack' May 3, 2016
- Kenya Building Collapse Kills at Least 10 in Nairobi April 30, 2016
- In Congo, Wars Are Small and Chaos Is Endless April 30, 2016
- Kenya Burns Elephant Ivory Worth $105 Million to Defy Poachers May 1, 2016
- Lives: Hunger Games in South Africa April 29, 2016
- U.N. Renews Mission in Western Sahara in Divisive Vote April 30, 2016
- He Said He Was 17, but High School Basketball Player May Be Closer to 30 April 29, 2016
- Airlift Is Sending 33 Lions From South American Circuses to African Sanctuary April 28, 2016
- Minnesota T.S.A. Manager Says He Was Told to Target Somali-Americans April 27, 2016
- Riek Machar, South Sudan Opposition Leader, Returns as Part of Peace Deal April 26, 2016
- Malian Man Who Killed U.S. Diplomat Is Sentenced to 25 Years April 29, 2016