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Somaliland authority closes its borders of Djibouti, Ethiopia and Somalia amid fears of Coronavirus

Photo/Somali Times Somaliland authority has closed its border with Djibouti, Ethiopia and Somalia due to fears of the spread of Coronavirus The border closure will take into effect starting on the 26th of March, 2020 and will last for three weeks. According to the National Committee against the preparedness of Coronavirus, food commodities, fuel, all

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The latest: An explosion hits the centre of Mogadishu

Photo/Somali Times The explosion, which was heard in the districts of the Banadir region, took place near the community checkpoint near the intersection of Sayyid in Mogadishu, causing several casualties. The explosion was caused by various explosions, and some reports indicate that he was a suicide bomber, the road crosses the intersection of the road

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Somalia: Bomb blast kills 4, including police chief

Bomb blast targets police vehicle, two others wounded At least four people, including a town police chief, were killed after a bomb blast in Somalia on Sunday afternoon, the officials said. Ismail Mukhtar Orongo, a Somali government spokesman, told Anadolu Agency over the phone that Abdikadir Osman Nuunow, Afgoye district police chief was killed alongside

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Somalia: Puntland President Deni surrenders against Farmajo

Photo/Somali Times Mogadishu-The President of the Puntland State of Somalia, Said Abdullahi Deni, has announced that he will travel to Mogadishu since he was elected President of Puntland in 2019. Speaking to the Somali Times, President Deni said that the purpose of his trip to Mogadishu was to meet with federal government officials and resolve

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Somali Foreign Minister Awad says President Deni surrender to Farmajo

Photo/Somali Times Somali Foreign Minister Ahmed Isse Awad, who read the statement to the media, said he disagreed with some of the statements in the Garowe Conference that made serious allegations against federal government officials, and laughed off words. other states in this Declaration. According to a press release issued by the President of Puntland

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Somalia: Clashes between Foreign Minister Awad and State Minister Abdulkadir Kheir

Photo/Somali Times Mogadishu- A major dispute broke out between Somali Foreign Minister Ahmed Isse Awad and State Minister Abdikadir Ahmed Kheir, in a series of conflicting letters. These documents are the first office the director of finance and administration department, while the other is being suspended letter indicates dismiss. The first letter from the Office

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Somalia: Al-Shabaab attacks UN compound in capital

Halane compound also houses EU, African Union facilities, as well as embassies of countries including US, UK A heavily fortified compound in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu was attacked by al-Shabaab militants on Wednesday, local media reported. Local broadcaster Dalsan Radio said mortar shells were fired at the Halane compound, which houses UN, EU, and African Union

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Somali National Army launches action to oust al-Shabaab from Janaale

By Jared Szuba Somalia’s Federal Government said elements of the Somali National Army and elite Danab forces launched an operation to capture the town of Janaale from al-Shabaab militants at dawn on Monday. “Government forces have successfully taken over the Janaale bridge and drive[n] al-Shabaab from their strongholds in the city,” the information ministry said

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Somali chief spy Fahad Yasin offers Jubaland military commander, Major Mahad $1 million bribe, to overthrow President Ahmed Madobe

Photo/Somali Times/ Jubaland President Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed Islam Madobe promoting Major Mahad Mohamed Islam A senior Jubaland military commander has sensationally claimed the Federal Government is exploring means to capture parts and set base to eventually end Ahmed Madobe’s reign. Major Mahad Mohamed Islam, who was promoted by President Ahmed Mohamed Islam Madobe Saturday told

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Somalia: Puntland President Deni says, ‘Puntland is a individual country.’

Photo/Somali Times Puntland President Deni “Failure to Resolve Somali Government-Puntland Conflict” The President of Puntland State of Somalia, Said Abdullahi Deni, delivered a speech at a consultative meeting held in Garowe on Sunday, including issues that the Somali government and Puntland administration have not yet resolved. President Said Deni told the State emphasized that the

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