Mogadishu (AMISOM) - The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Maman S. Sidikou is saddened by news coming in from the central Hiiran region that armed men and rioters blocked and attacked AMISOM peacekeepers this morning while they were on a reconciliation mission in the area.
(Reuters) - Somalia's president said on Friday that nobody close to him had been involved in the unauthorised diversion of government weapons to Islamist militants and denied that a man U.N investigators linked to the arms trade had advised him.
Mogadishu - The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, has today authorized the deployment of an Investigation Team to look into allegations of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) leveled against personnel of the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)
Fifty thousand children in Somalia could die unless they are given immediate assistance, the UN Humanitarian Coordinator in the Horn of Africa country has warned.
Fifty thousand children in Somalia could die unless they are given immediate assistance, the UN Humanitarian Coordinator in the Horn of Africa country ...
FREETOWN (Reuters) - A battalion of 800 Sierra Leone soldiers awaiting deployment as peacekeepers in Somalia has been placed in quarantine after one of its members tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus, military officials said on Tuesday
MOGADISHU, (Xinhua) -- The death toll from a car bomb attack in a popular cafe in Somali capital Mogadishu Sunday evening has climbed to 20, local officials said Monday
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A vehicle parked near a hotel and a cafe in the centre of the Somali capital exploded on Sunday evening, a police officer said.
UNITED NATIONS(Reuters)- Somali army weapons and ammunition continue to be diverted to open markets despite the government's pledges to prevent its arms from leaking and ending up in the hands of Islamist militants, U.N. investigators said in a new report.
The recently appointed Special Representative of the Chairperson of the Commission (SRCC) for Somalia and Head of AMISOM, Ambassador Maman Sambo Sidikou opened a three day workshop aimed at strengthening the Mission’s instruments and approaches towards preventing and addressing the issue of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA) in Johannesburg, South Africa.
African countries should at the next heads of state summit review their membership in the State Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has said.
Somali leaders in Minneapolis will ask the City Council this week to consider adding a Somali community to its list of sister cities — a move that would ...