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Sudan President Bashir hails ‘victory’ over ICC charges

Sudan President Bashir hails ‘victory’ over ICC charges

Sudan President Bashir hails ‘victory’ over ICC charges The Sudanese president has faced the threat of ICC prosecution since 2009 The president of Sudan has claimed victory over the International Criminal Court after it ended its probe into allegations of war crimes in Darfur. The ICC charged Omar al-Bashir in 2009 for crimes in the […]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

POLICE BOSS DAVID KIMAIYO RESIGNS

POLICE BOSS DAVID KIMAIYO RESIGNS

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday afternoon annouced that Inspector-General of Police David Kimaiyo had resigned. Addressing the nation from State House following the latest attack in Mandera early Tuesday, the President also announced the nomination of Kajiado Central MP Major-General (Rtd) Joseph Nkaissery as the Interior Cabinet secretary. The fate of Joseph ole Lenku, who […]

December 2nd, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Al-Shabab claim responsibility for the attack in a stone quarry that left at least 36 people dead

Al-Shabab claim responsibility for the attack in a stone quarry that left at least 36 people dead

  At least 36 people have been killed in an attack on a stone quarry in Mandera, northern Kenya, local sources told Al Jazeera. About twenty gunmen, described by the Kenyan government as “heavily armed bandits” opened fire at the quarry in the early hours of Tuesday morning after separating Muslims and non-Muslims, sources said. […]

December 2nd, 2014 | Posted in News in English, wararka caalamka | Read More »

The integration of the various existing regional security elements into one, nationally cohesive force is crucial for the future of Somalia”

The integration of the various existing regional security elements into one, nationally cohesive force is crucial for the future of Somalia”

The integration of the various existing regional security elements into one, nationally cohesive force is crucial for the future of Somalia” Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, HE The President: The integration of the various existing regional security elements into one, nationally cohesive force is crucial for the future of Somalia” Mogadishu, November 29, […]

November 30th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Interim Jubba Administration Condemns the Killing of 28 innocent Civilians near Mandera County, Kenya

Interim Jubba Administration Condemns the Killing of 28 innocent Civilians near Mandera County, Kenya

Interim Jubba Administration Condemns the Killing of 28 innocent Civilians near Mandera County, Kenya

November 24th, 2014 | Posted in News in English, wararka caalamka | Read More »

At least 28 killed in Shabaab attack on Nairobi-bound bus in Mandera

At least 28 killed in Shabaab attack on Nairobi-bound bus in Mandera

Twenty-eight people were killed on Saturday morning after Al-Shabaab militants attacked a Nairobi-bound bus in Mandera near the Kenya-Somali border. Mandera County Commander Noah Mwivanda said the militants hijacked the bus and forcefully drove it off some metres away from the main road. “The militia ambushed it at around eight kilometres shortly after it left […]

November 22nd, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

VACANCIES ANNOUNCEMENT : INTERIM JUBBALAND ADMINISTRATION MINISTRY OF FINANCE

VACANCIES ANNOUNCEMENT : INTERIM JUBBALAND ADMINISTRATION MINISTRY OF FINANCE

Vacancy Announcement Procurement Director Job Title: Procurement Director Ministry: Ministry of Finance Department: Procurement Department Reporting to: Minister of Finance Salary: TBA Location: Jubbaland, Somalia 1. Purpose of the position To conduct all activities with the highest levels of integrity, in a fair and transparent manner with an obvious lack of any corrupt practices. This […]

November 18th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Officials Say US Threatens Aid Cuts to Somalia

Officials Say US Threatens Aid Cuts to Somalia

The United States has threatened to make significant cuts in the financial assistance it gives to Somalia because of political bickering by its leaders, officials said. The top U.S. representative to Somalia, James P. McAnulty, recently threatened an aid cut unless the country’s bickering president and prime minister begin working together, a Somali official said […]

November 15th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Somali police commissioner dies in Mogadishu

Somali police commissioner dies in Mogadishu

Thursday, October 30, 2014 MOGADISHU (Xinhua) — The Somali police commissioner Gen. Mohamed Sheikh Hassan Ismail died in the country’s capital Mogadishu after he was rushed to a hospital by his aides, officials confirmed Thursday.   The President of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud sent condolences to the people of Somalia and ordered emergency investigation. Speaking […]

October 31st, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »

Sierra Leone peacekeepers bound for Somalia quarantined over Ebola

Sierra Leone peacekeepers bound for Somalia quarantined over Ebola

(Reuters) – A military medic at Sierra Leone’s peacekeeping training center in the capital Freetown has tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus, the spokesman for the West African nation’s armed forces said on Tuesday. Colonel Michael Samoura had earlier told Reuters the infected man belonged to a battalion of some 870 soldiers due to […]

October 14th, 2014 | Posted in News in English | Read More »