Somalia

Somalia in african newspapers

Somalia: The Somali Pirates Are Back (Spoiler Alert - They Never Really Left)
[IRIN] An IRIN investigation reveals the extent to which Somalia's pirates are back in business and this time it's as much about smuggling weapons to extremist groups
[AllAfrica] 20/07/2017
Kenyan soldiers kill Al-Shabaab chief in southern Somalia
Hassan Issack Ibrahim has been the force behind the hijacking of miraa vehicles on the Kenya-Somalia border.
[East Africa News Post] 19/07/2017
The Somali pirates are back (SPOILER ALERT: they never really left)
Somali piracy used to be all about cargo and ransom, now it’s about smuggling
[IRIN] 19/07/2017
Somalia: Internet restored after 23 day blackout
After more than three weeks without the internet, residents in Somalia can now go online. Online access was restored on Monday following a blackout caused by a container ship which damaged an undersea...
[IT News Africa] 18/07/2017
Niger: How Jobs Can Help Niger Win the War Against Boko Haram
[IRIN] Demobilising ex-combatants as part of a peace deal is hard to do at the best of times. But increasingly - from Kenya to Somalia - it's being tried in the middle of ongoing anti-insurgency...
[AllAfrica] 18/07/2017
Relief as Internet service resumes Somalia
Mogadishu minister says damaged Fibre Optic cable repaired
[East Africa News Post] 17/07/2017
Shabaab kill 3 Kenyans, shoot top government official in Lamu
Somali militants in daring day attack.
[East Africa News Post] 13/07/2017
Somalia: Govt Prepares for One Person, One Vote Polls by 2020
[VOA] African and Arab election experts are in Kenya this week meeting with Somalia's electoral commission to help the country prepare to move to "one person, one vote" elections in 2020.
[AllAfrica] 11/07/2017
Nairobi summit to discuss Somalia elections
Election experts aim to help Somalia achieve universal suffrage in 2021 polls.
[East Africa News Post] 11/07/2017
Nigeria: Nigeria, Three Others Get U.S.$639 Million Aid from U.S.
[This Day] United States President, Mr. Donald Trump at the weekend promised $639 million in aid to feed people facing starvation because of drought and conflict in North-eastern part of Nigeria,...
[AllAfrica] 10/07/2017
Heavy losses in Somalia as Internet is disrupted
Minister says link damaged by ship sailing to Mogadishu
[East Africa News Post] 09/07/2017
Nigeria: Nigeria, 3 Others Get Trump's U.S.$639 Million Aid
[Daily Trust] U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday promised 639 million dollars in aid to feed people facing starvation because of drought and conflict in Northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan...
[AllAfrica] 09/07/2017