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In Somaliland, women are being raped and having miscarriages as a result of extreme drought

Tens of thousands of people have been displaced as a direct result of the Horn of Africa’s ongoing unprecedented drought. But it is women and young mothers who are bearing… Read more »

2 dead as al-Shabab claims mortar attack near Somalia palace

Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, right, speaks at a handover ceremony with former president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, left, at the presidential palace with in Mogadishu, Somalia Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017…. Read more »

British envoy urges action to prevent Somalia famine deaths

Thursday February 16, 2017 Hundreds of thousands of people in Somalia may die or be near death in May if immediate action isn’t taken to address the threat of famine,… Read more »

Interview : Can Somalia’s New President Help Rebuild the Country?

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed faces many challenges posed by war lords, the war on terror, and U.S. intervention, says professor Abdi Samatar

Somaliland asks US for exemption to Trump’s travel ban

By The Associated Press Associated Press FEBRUARY 14, 2017 — 12:11PM MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia’s breakaway northern territory of Somaliland is asking the United States for an exemption to President… Read more »

Somalia Says It Will Resume Printing Currency Soon

FILE – Somalia’s Central Bank Governor Bashir Issa Ali speaks during a Reuters interview in Kenya’s capital Nairobi, Jan. 28, 2016. By Harun Maruf | February 12, 2017 WASHINGTON — Somalia intends… Read more »

Kenya may have to Study Somalia’s New President more

Newly elected Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi “Farmajo” Mohamed in Mogadishu, Somalia on February 8, 2017. PHOTO | MUSTAFA HAJI ABDINUR | NATION MEDIA GROUP  By AGGREY MUTAMBO February 12, 2017… Read more »

Somalia’s President Sworn in amid Refugee Crisis

Somalia, one of the seven countries named in President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting immigration, swore in President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, nicknamed “Farmajo,” this week. Mohamed takes over as thousands… Read more »

Somalia’s new leader Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo vows to rebuild failed state

  Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, the newly elected president of Somalia, speaks in Mogadishu on February 8, 2017 after his election. PHOTO | MUSTAFA HAJI ABDINUR | AFP  Thursday February 9,… Read more »

Guddiga doorashadda oo ku dhawaaqay in la baddelay goobtii lagu qabanayo doorashadda madaxweynaha

February 05, 2017 Guddiga Doorashadda Madaxweynaha JFS ayaa Shaaciyay  in laga wareejiyay dugsiga tababarka ciidamada Boliiska Jen Kaahiye oo lagu waday in ay ka dhacdo  doorashada madaxweynaha, kaddib cabsho ka… Read more »