Friday 25 October 2013
Somali Gov’t troops clash with Ahlu Sunna in Gedo region
BELED HAWO (KON) – The Somali Federal Government forces have reportedly clashed with Ahlu Sunna fighters in Beled Hawo town, the second largest city in Gedo province, Keydmedia Online reports.
Questions remain a month after Westgate
Margot Kiser from Nairobi, Kenya - Little information has leaked out to the public since the deadly mall attack in Nairobi, Kenya.
Thursday 24 October 2013
Ghana to send 90 police officers to Somalia
ACCRA (KON) - Ghana is to send 90 police officers to augment efforts by UN peace keepers in Somalia. There has been civil unrest in the country, as Islamic Militant group, Al- Shabab fighting the present regime.
Somalia: Four killed in Janaale Grenade Explosion
MOGADISH (KON) — At least 4 people were reportedly killed and 14 others were wounded in Janaale town grenade blast on Thursday, Keydmedia Online reports.
Wednesday 23 October 2013
Somali envoy defends refugees over terrorism claims
NAIROBI(KON)--Somalia has defended its refugees in the Kenyan camp of Dadaab against claims that they take part in terrorism.
Tuesday 22 October 2013
Somalia:A television journalist injured in the capital Mogadishu
MOGADISHU(KON)- Gunmen seriously wounded a Somali television journalist in the capital Mogadishu on Tuesday, police said, the latest in a string of attacks on reporters in the conflict-wracked country.
Monday 21 October 2013
Mogadishu security on high alert over Al shabab attacks
MOGADISHU (KON)—Mogadishu has been put on red alert over fears of an attack similar to the recent bloody suicide attack in Beledweyne city by Somalia's Shebab fighters, Keydmedia Online reports.
Sunday 20 October 2013
Mogadishu Hospitals struggle to cope with Beledweyne blast victims
MOGADISHU (KON)—The authorities of Somalia’s federal government said Sunday that they have airlifted at least 17 wounded people to Mogadishu hospitals after a ruthless deadly suicide attack on Saturday,Keydmedia Online reports.
Saturday 19 October 2013
Death toll of Somali suicide bomb attack hits 20
MOGADISHU (KON)—Isack Ali Abdulle, a Somali police officer says at least 20 people died Saturday when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a café in the central town of Beledweyne, the capital of Hiiran province.
Saturday 12 October 2013
African Union runs critical eye over ICC
Addis Ababa (KON) - The International Criminal Court (ICC) has become a "political instrument", Ethiopia's foreign minister said on Friday, at a meeting in which Africa will review its ties with the Hague-based war crimes tribunal.
Wednesday 09 October 2013
Somalia: Killings and lootings are on rise in Kismayo
KISMAYO (KON) — Organized Killings and robbery activities have now become increasingly on rise in Somalia’s southern lucrative city of Kismayo , former Al shabab rebel bastion,Keydmedia Online reports.
Al-Shabaab launches abductions in Barawe city after failed U.S. raid
BARAWE (KON)—Somali militant group al-Shabab has sent reinforcements to the port town of Barawe, where US commandos tried to seize Ikrima, one of its top leaders last Saturday, Keydmedia Online reports.