- BBC NewsFeb 08 05:45 AM
More than 50,000 children in Somalia "face death" because of the ongoing drought there, the UN says.
- BBC NewsJan 12 11:46 PM
Tributes are being paid to the Somali composer, playwright, actor and poet Ali Sugule Egai, who has died at the age of 80.
Somalia: 58,000 Children 'Facing Death' in Drou... - AllAfrica.com
Over 58,000 children under threat of starvation ... - PanARMENIAN.Net
- IRINFeb 11 04:03 AM
Two consecutive seasons of drought across northern Somalia are driving tens of thousands of pastoralists to hunger and debt.
- Fox NewsJan 28 11:13 AM
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJan 28 01:32 PM
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has praised Somalia's government for agreeing Thursday to hold elections this year to a new two-chamber parliament in which women will hold nearly a third of seats. The new federal parliament will hold elections "based on inclusivity and representation," Ban said in a statement welcoming the decision. The UN chief "particularly applauds the commitment to ...
- Fox NewsFeb 07 01:10 PM
Surveillance video that investigators believe captured the handoff of an explosive-wired laptop that blew a hole in the side of a Somali jetliner could prove the bombing was an inside job, sources told Fox News.
Somalia Daallo Airlines Bombing Video: Surveill... - International Business Times
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJan 28 08:52 PM
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Somalia said the Cabinet agreed Thursday on a model for elections later this year, calling the long-awaited decision "an important milestone" for the impoverished Horn of Africa nation grappling with Islamic extremist insurgents.
- The GuardianJan 22 02:00 AM
Communities struggle with the cultural and financial challenges of mental illness, and in under-resourced private clinics, patients are routinely chained Amina usually takes her brother to the clinic by force. He doesn’t like going. “I feel very bad when I take him there. I have to do it but I cry at the same time,” says the young mother who lives in downtown Hargeisa, capital of the breakaway ...
- The Wall Street JournalFeb 05 09:17 AM
A Western diplomat briefed on the investigation says TNT residue was found on the remains of the suspect, a man sucked through a hole in the fuselage of the Airbus A321 after the blast.
Somalia Daallo Airlines Explosion: Dead wheelch... - International Business Times via Yahoo UK & Ireland News
- New York PostFeb 05 07:09 PM
The suicide bomber who was sucked to his death from an airliner over Somalia may have hidden a bomb inside a laptop computer, according to a report.
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