Saturday, January 19, 2019

Bomb explosion kills 10 in Ethiopia

By BBC More by this Author A bomb explosion in the west of Ethiopia has killed at least 10 people travelling in a minibus. The bomb was...

Kenya’s former prime minister and African Union special envoy, Raila Odinga, is on a...

Kenya’s former Prime Minister and African Union special envoy, Raila Odinga has been leading calls for the recognition of Somaliland as an independent...

Old friends celebrate Somaliland connection at lunch

A PHILANTHROPIST and former foreign minister of Somaliland had lunch in Henley as part of a friendship arrangement. Dr Edna Adan Ismail, a British-trained nurse...

Somaliland: Leading the Way to End the Cheetah Trade

Dec 17 2018 Although poor, Somaliland is taking the initiative to end the trafficking of cheetah cubs from the Horn of Africa to Gulf states....

Protesting Ethiopian soldiers given jail terms

A military court in Ethiopia has sentenced 66 soldiers to between five and 14 years in prison for marching on the residence of Prime...

21 killed in ethnic violence in Ethiopia

At least 21 people have been killed in two days of fighting between ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia, the state-affiliated Fana radio reported on...

Somalia scrambles to prevent al-Shabab’s former No. 2 from running for office

Washington Post-Former al-Shabab deputy leader Mukhtar Robow attends a news conference in Baidoa, Somalia, on Nov. 4. (Feisal Omar/Reuters) By Max Bearak December 14 at 12:42 PM NAIROBI...

Could China squeeze the U.S. out of its only permanent military base in Africa?

By Patrick Martin December 14 at 11:02 AM When unveiling the Trump administration’s new Africa policy on Thursday, national security adviser John Bolton made a point to...

Ethiopia: Khat farming threatens food security, biodiversity, women, and agroforestry

by Tesfa-Alem Tekle on 12 December 20118 Southern Ethiopia has long been a stronghold of an ecologically sound version of agriculture, agroforestry, which yields food and...

Saudi Arabia announces creation of entity for Red Sea, Gulf of Aden countries

Staff writer, Al Arabiya EnglishWednesday, 12 December 2018 Text size A A A Saudi Arabia announced an agreement to create an entity of countries along...

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