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Friday, 11-28-14, 12:53Radio Journalist Gunned Down[IPI]Radio journalist Abdirisak Ali Abdi died from gunshot wounds sustained in an attack by two unidentified individuals in a restaurant in Galkayo, Puntland on Nov. 18, 2014. read more...
Friday, 11-28-14, 7:56Attempt By President Hassan to Convince MPs Ends Up Fruitless[Dalsan Radio]The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud met with members of the federal parliament who are opposing the motion against the Prime Minister. read more...
Thursday, 11-27-14, 8:47Mudug Administration Donates Money to Family of Assassinated Journalist[Sabahi]Somalia's Mudug administration has donated $1,000 to the family of journalist Abdirisak Ali Abdi who was assassinated last week, Radio Bar-Kulan reported Tuesday (November 25th). read more...
Thursday, 11-27-14, 6:00KDF Says 49 More Al Shabaab Militia Killed in Somalia[The Star]The Kenya Defence Forces on Wednesday evening said it has killed 49 al Shabaab fighters. read more...
Wednesday, 11-26-14, 12:27State Building and the Credibility Conundrum[African Arguments]Yet another international donor conference on Somalia. "A history of broken promises" might have been a rather more appropriate title for the Ministerial High Level Partnership Forum (HLPF) which was held in Copenhagen on 19 and 20 November. read more...
Wednesday, 11-26-14, 6:16Somali Leaders' Ongoing Dispute, Chaos At Parliament Frustrate Citizens[Sabahi]Mogadishu -Somali citizens said they are feeling anxious and frustrated about the country's political progress after the parliament devolved into chaos Monday (November 24th) for the third time in two weeks. read more...
Tuesday, 11-25-14, 7:31Interim Jubba Administration Executes Former Soldier for Killing Child[Sabahi]A former soldier of the Interim Jubba Administration (IJA) forces was executed Saturday (November 22nd) after an IJA military court convicted him of killing a 9-year-old boy, Somalia's Garowe Online reported. read more...
Monday, 11-24-14, 11:06Why Discord Between President and PM Continues[African Arguments]The recent conflict between President Hassan S. Mohamoud and Prime Minister Abdiweli Ahmed has caused a gridlock in the Somali government's operations. read more...
Monday, 11-24-14, 8:18Changing PM Once a Year Will Not Benefit Nation's Future[African Arguments]Somalia's Federal Parliament was closed on Nov. 11th and 15th after a group of MPs disrupted proceedings by shouting, banging on tables, and some waving protest signs that read "No Cash for Votes" and "Somali Democracy in Action". read more...
Saturday, 11-22-14, 20:17Alshabaab Militants Kill Tens in Mandera[Dalsan Radio]The website of the Standard newspaper from Nairobi reported that Al-shabaab militants killed at least 28 persons in Mandera County. The deceased were some of the passengers of a bus bound for Nairobi. read more...

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