Three people were killed in a suicide car bombing by Islamist group al Shabaab which hit a European Union armored convoy in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Monday, police and an emergency service worker said.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - Somalia’s former president on Sunday launched a new political party that he intends to use for the next presidential election which is scheduled to take place in the country by 2020.
Reflecting the changing times, a referral hospital in Jigjiga city, the capital of Somali regional state, is dropping its former name and assuming a new one. The hospital in question is Meles Zenawi Memorial Referral Hospital located in Jigjiga, Somali regional state of Ethiopia.
NAIROBI (HOL) – The former president for Ethiopia’s Somali region who was arrested on suspicion of gross human rights violations as well as instigating ethnic and religious violence has asked Ethiopia’s new prime minister to pardon him.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somali president fiercely attacked opposition politicians Thursday, accusing them of playing a double game in ongoing political challenges with the government which is struggling to contain a new surge in violence......