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Top ministry of sport and SFF officials to receive Somali Diaspora footballers at Mogadishu airport.

Somali ministry of sport has arranged a high level reception for a football team representing Somali Diaspora community who are due in Mogadishu on Wednesday. The minister for youth and Sports of the federal republic of Somalia Hon. Khadija Mohamed Diriye, the ministry’s director general Isaq Hashi, Somali Football Federation president Abdiqani Said Arab, his […]

October 16th, 2018 | Posted in english,sports | Read More »

Somalia’s first ICT exhibition opens in Mogadishu.

Mogadishu: Somalia’s first and largest ICT exhibition has today kicked off in Somalia`s capital, Mogadishu, showcasing the development Somalia is making in the field of communications and technology. ICT Expo Somalia is aimed at becoming a key event and essential part the country`s ICT sector with the technical support of the National Communications Authority and […]

October 16th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

Saudi Arabia condemns attacks in Somalia

RIYADH: The Saudi Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned the two terrorist bombings in the city of Baidoa in south-west Somalia. The Kingdom offered condolences to the families of the victims and the Somali government, wishing a speedy recovery for the injured. Saudi Arabia denounces all forms of terrorism and extremism regardless of their motives and reasons. […]

October 16th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

US military airstrike in Somalia kills 4 al-Shabab fighters

Mogadishu— The U.S. military says it has conducted an airstrike that killed four al-Shabab extremists after “partner forces came under small arms fire.” The U.S. Africa Command says Sunday’s airstrike was carried out near the community of Araara in Lower Juba region in the south. The statement says no U.S. service members were on the […]

October 16th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

Two bodies pulled from Chaska pond after frantic search for missing cousins

Two bodies were pulled from a murky pond in Chaska late Sunday, bringing a frantic two-day search for two 19-year-old cousins and best friends from Shakopee to a tragic end. Family members and friends of Bushra Abdi and Zeynab “Hapsa” Abdalla held an agonizing vigil late into the freezing night at the site near Hwy. […]

October 15th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

Somali Diaspora football team to arrive in Mogadishu.

A football team representing Somali Diaspora community in the West is due to arrive in Somali Capital Mogadishu this Wednesday, as announced by the ministry for youth and sports and Somali Football Federation. The Somali Diaspora Cultural and Sports Association Team will travel from London via Dubai and is due in the capital Mogadishu on […]

October 15th, 2018 | Posted in english,sports | Read More »

UN report: Banned Somali charcoal exports pass through Iran

UNITED NATIONS — Banned charcoal exports from Somalia are thriving, generating millions of dollars a year for al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremists — and often passing through Iran to have their origins obscured, according to U.N. sanctions monitors. Six years after the U.N. Security Council prohibited exports of prized Somali charcoal to try to choke off a […]

October 14th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

First commercial flight in 40 years links Ethiopia to Somalia.

Mogadishu – An Ethiopian airline on Saturday made the first commercial flight between Addis Ababa and Mogadishu in 41 years, in yet another sign of warming ties between neighbouring Horn of Africa nations Ethiopia and Somalia. A plane from the private airline Ethiopia National Airways landed at Mogadishu’s Aden Adde airport, and will conduct four […]

October 14th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

Toll rising after twin blasts in Somalia.

Two suspected suicide bombers have struck separately in the southern Somali city of Baidoa, killing at least 11 people and wounding many more, according to officials. Al Qaeda-affiliated al Shabaab militants have claimed responsibility for the twin attacks. “What seems to be two suicide bombers blew themselves up in two restaurants in Baidoa. So far […]

October 13th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

Update: At least 7 dead in suicide bombing in Somalia’s Baidoa

A suicide bomber detonated in the middle of a restaurant in the Somali town of Baidoa, leaving at least seven people dead, police said Saturday. At least nine people were wounded in a second blast when a grenade struck a Baidoa hotel, Col. Ahmed Muse told The Associated Press. Baidoa is a key economic center […]

October 13th, 2018 | Posted in english | Read More »

Wareysi ku saabsan Xidhibaanada cusub ee Sweden Aaliyah Faduma iyo Mohamed Abdulkani

Dhageyso wareysi xiiso leh: Guushii xildhibaanada cusub ee Somali-Swedhishka ee golaha deegaanada