Sunday 10 June 2012
10 camels for Obama’s head
Nairobi (Keydmedia) - The Al-Qaeda affiliate in Somalia has mocked the new $33 million bounty on its top leaders heads by offering its own bounty for President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton – 10 camels for Obama and 20 chickens for Clinton.
Saturday 09 June 2012
Al shabab attacks on Somali-Kenyan military bases in Somalia
KISMAYO, Somalia (Keydmedia) - Heavily armed Al shabab fighters have mounted attacks on Somali and Kenyan forces inside Lower Jubba region of southern Somalia, killing at least three people and wounding ten others, Keydmedia reports.
Ethiopian troops move into Somalia: TFG Officials
KISMAYO, Somalia (Keydmedia) - Scores of Ethiopian troops in convoys of armored vehicles, crossed illegally into the border town of Luuq in South-western Somalia to boost up the military operations against Al-Qaeda-aligned insurgents of Al shabab, Keydmedia reports.
Friday 08 June 2012
At least 5 people killed in Gedo fighting
LUUQ, Somalia (Keydmedia) - At least five Al shabab people have been killed and many more others wounded in a fierce battle between Somali troops backed by eithopian forces and Al shabab rebels in Gedo region, Keydmedia reports.
Gunmen shot dead a civilian in Mogadishu
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Keydmedia) – Armed gangs have shot to death a local young civilian man in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu as the city gets out from its past dark days, Keydmedia reports.
Details come out of Baidoa market Bomb explosion
BAIDOA, Somalia (Keydmedia) – More details are coming out an explosions that rocked on Thursday night at vegetable market in the centre of Baidoa town,250 kilometers (155 miles), north west of Mogadishu, Somalia capital, Keydmedia reports.
Thursday 07 June 2012
U.S. offers $ 33 millions in bounty for top Somali militants
WASHINGTON (Keydmedia) - The United States is offering rewards of up to $7 million for information leading to the location of seven key leaders of Somalia\'s al Shabaab, seeking for the first time to target top echelons of the al-Qaida-linked militant group.
Fighter jets Bomb on Al shabab-held towns in southern Somalia
KISMAYO, Somalia (Keydmedia) - Suspected Kenyan fighter jets have bombed on several Islamist militant controlled towns in southern war-ravaged Horn of Africa Somalia on Thursday, causing unidentified casualties, Keydmedia reports.
Wednesday 06 June 2012
UNHCR- Exodus Continues Amid Conflict, Poor Rains
Geneva (Keydmedia) — Continuing conflict and poor seasonal rains are still forcing Somali people to flee their country since they were driven from their homes by conflict, human rights abuses and the worst drought in decades last June, said a spokesman with the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday.
Swiss man charged with Somali Shebab links
NAIROBI, Kenya (Keydmedia) — A Kenyan court on Wednesday charged a Swiss man with being a member of Somalia\'s Al-Qaeda allied Shebab, the latest in a string of foreign nationals accused of links to the Islamist insurgents.
Tuesday 05 June 2012
7 dead as Gov’t soldiers exchange gun fire in Somali town
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Keydmedia) – At least seven soldiers dead and many more others injured after Somali government forces have on Tuesday exchanged gun fire in Afoye town, which lies about 30 kilometers North-west Mogadishu, Keydmedia reports.
Tensions mount high in Kismayo town, militants flee
KISMAYO, Somalia (Keydmedia) – Tensions of fighting are reportedly rose in Somalia’s southern seaside town of Kismayo as Somali troops backing by Kenya army moved towards the city, a main Al shabab stronghold, Keydmedia reports.