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Al Qaeda-linked militants, drug smugglers and shadowy criminal networks stand in the way of the Somali federal government's hopes of hiring a foreign firm to manage the lucrative but run-down southern port of Kismayu.
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A Somali police officer is warned on his walkie-talkie that a suspicious car is approaching in the pitch darkness.
Somalia is the most corrupt state in the world, according to the latest index compiled by the Berlin-based corruption watchdog, Transparency International.
Authorities in northeastern Nigeria imposed a 24-hour curfew around the region's main city on Monday after Islamic militants staged an audacious attack apparently aimed at a government air base, news reports said, describing the assault as among the most dramatic in the insurgents' campaign to create an Islamic state.
HARGEISA, Somaliland Patrolling the wards of the hospital she founded in the breakaway enclave of Somaliland, Edna Adan Ismail held the hand of a teenage girl about to have a fistula repair operation, urging her to be brave.
The Supreme Court has refused to consider throwing out New York State's taxes on Internet purchases on websites like Amazon.com, a move that could change the way Internet commerce works.
Somali MPs voted the country's prime minister, Abdi Farah Shirdon, out of office following a disagreement with President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud.
The Somali Football federation has backed the outcome of the recent election of Lower Jubba regional football committee, which the Somali Football federation termed as a "free and fair" election whilst endorsing the chairman elected and his committee, according to a press statement issued at the SFF headquarters here in Mogadishu on Sunday.
Reporters Without Borders condemns leading journalist Abdiimalik Yusuf's arbitrary detention since 24 November, when security forces arrested him in the capital, Mogadishu.
After 35 days, Shabelle media services returns back on air as before. The media services were switched off by Government forces on 26/10/2013 after an order by the internal security minister Abdulkarim Hussein Guled.
NIGEL Brennan, held hostage in Somalia for more than a year, seems more angry at the federal government that treated his family poorly than his captors.
Many of the roads of Somalia capital, Mogadishu were blocked on Saturday morning amid tough parliamentary debate on a fresh motion against the Prime Minister.
Each year, almost 575,000 Africans die from the smoke and toxic fumes of traditional cook stoves and cooking fires, according to the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves .
The Interim Governor of central Bank of Somalia Bashir Isse Ali has been approved in a cabinet meet held in Mogadishu on Thursday, Garowe Online reports.