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  • Al-Shabaab militant surrenders in Mandera

    Photo Credit/ Daily Nation/ Salat Hajir Jimale, a suspected Al-Shabaab fighter at Elwak Police Station in Mandera on February 20, 2020. A suspected Al-Shabaab militant has surrendered to security

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  • German gunman kills 9 in attack on migrant bars

    Flowers and candles are placed near the Midnight Shisha bar after a shooting in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski A gunman with suspected far-right links

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  • Jubaland Government opposes legislation Petroleum passed by the two Houses of the Somali Parliament

    Photo/ Somali Times The president of the Jubbaland state, Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed Islam, presiding a Thursday meeting of the Jubbaland state cabinet. Meeting discussed issues including the fight

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  • The mystery sickness bringing death and dismay to eastern Ethiopia

    Photo Credit The Guardian A natural gas well at one of the Hilal gas fields in Ethiopia’s Somali region. As villagers in Somali region fall ill in unexplained circumstances, some locals fear gas

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  • Disputed oil blocks at stake as law gives Somalia power to sell

    Photo/ Somali Times Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has signed a law that gives the central government powers to sell the country’s oil blocks for commercial drilling, giving his

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Al-Shabaab militant surrenders in Mandera

Photo Credit/ Daily Nation/ Salat Hajir Jimale, a suspected Al-Shabaab fighter at Elwak Police Station in Mandera on February 20, 2020. A suspected Al-Shabaab militant has surrendered to security

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Supreme Court allows Trump travel ban to go into full effect

In a major victory for President Donald Trump, the US Supreme Court has allowed his travel ban to take full effect pending appeal, for people coming from six Muslim-majority countries. As a

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AU envoy holds talks with Jubbaland Governor in Kismayo city

An AU delegation led by the head of Amisom, Francisco Madeira has arrived in Kismayu, the administrative capital of Jubbaland State. Jubbaland officials and Amisom official have received the AU

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Turkish Deputy Prime Minister visits Mogadishu

Mogadishu-A delegation led by Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Çavuşoğlu has arrived in Mogadishu, a visit to Somalia. The government officials welcomed the delegation as the Deputy Prime

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