By Abdirahman Hussein and Feisal Omar MOGADISHU (Reuters) - As the rubbish built up on the rubble of Mogadishu's wrecked streets, Ahmed Abdullah saw a business opportunity. He recruited a team of.. Firstpost - Published
After past terror attacks claimed by Al Shabab, which is based in Somalia, Somalians in Kenya endured harassment. Today, some community leaders hope campaigns to bridge those divides are paying off. Christian Science Monitor - Published
Red Cross has stated that Nineteen people still missing two days after a Somali militant attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex are now accounted for. The death toll stands at 21. Reuters reports..
An American has been found to be one of the people killed inside an upscale hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, on Tuesday. The attack is suspected to have been carried out by Somalia-based militants al-Shabab,..
CCTV footage has been released of the attackers at a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. Several gunmen are seen entering the complex, where they killed at least fourteen people and injured many others. They are..
Gunmen blasted their way into a hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 14 people and sending workers diving under desks to escape an attack claimed by Somalia-based..
Gunmen blasted their way into a hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 15 people and sending workers diving under desks to escape an attack claimed by Somalia-based..
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, gunmen blasted their way into a hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital, killing at least 15 people in an attack claimed by Somalia-based Islamist..
A hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, has been attacked by the extremist group al-Shabab, killing at least two people and injuring many others. There was an explosion and heavy gunfire. Emergency services rushed..
Supporting the idea of playing a constructive role in the development of his country, 27-year-old Somali mechanic Abdullahi Mohamed Ali, built a small tank-style vehicle, using just materials on hand...
Sub-Saharan Africa's recovery will progress slowly into next year, despite a historic free-trade agreement being signed earlier in March. But as Pascale Davies reports, there is a glimmer of hope for..
According to CNN, a ship carrying more than 300 migrants rescued off the coast of Libya last week arrived in Spain on Friday. The rescue vessel was operated by the Spanish charity Proactiva Open Arms...
[Capital FM] Nairobi -An air strike by the United States forces on Saturday left 52 Al-Shabaab militants dead, in the week the terror group claimed responsibility for the Nairobi attack. allAfrica.com - Published Also reported by •Zee News
Fifty-two years ago on April 4, 1967, at Riverside Church, Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., gave his most important speech ever, “Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence.” King’s conscience drove.. Eurasia Review - Published
The U.S. military launched an air strike in Somalia on Saturday, killing 52 Islamists who had attacked a Somali military base earlier in the day, it said. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The U.S. military on Saturday said it had carried out its deadliest airstrike in Somalia in months, killing 52 al-Shabab extremists after a "large group" mounted an attack on Somali forces.The U.S... New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The Ethiopian National Defence Force on Saturday confirmed an ambush by al-Shabaab extremists on an Ethiopian peacekeeping convoy in neighbouring Somalia and said Ethiopian forces are preparing a.. CBC.ca - Published Also reported by •News24 •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times
By Humphrey Malalo and Duncan Miriri NAIROBI (Reuters) - Investigators in Kenya are exploring the possibility that some of the militants who attacked a Nairobi hotel and office complex may not have.. Firstpost - Published
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta pledged to finally root out the Somalia-based al-Shabaab militants who claimed this week’s attack on a Nairobi hotel complex, but eradicating the group has proved to.. Wall Street Journal - Published
The death of Staff Sgt. Alex Conrad puts into sharp relief the cost of America’s long fight against the militant group. It is just one of a series of under-the-radar conflicts, in Africa, South Asia.. Wall Street Journal - Published
Qatar donated 68 armored vehicles to Somalia on Thursday, Qatar's defense ministry said, a sign that Doha is pushing for influence in the country with the role of its Gulf rival, the United Arab.. Reuters - Published
An American who survived the 9/11 attacks, two best friends from Kenya who worked to help Somalia, and a British development professional were among at least 14 people killed when Somali militants.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The jihadist group Al-Shabaab was founded in 2006 and is most active in Somalia and Yemen. Kenya, an East African nation of 48 million (map), is 60% Protestant, 23% Catholic, and 11% Muslim. Catholic Culture - Published