The United Nations says poverty and state violence, not religion, are driving young Africans to join militant groups as a number of Takfiri extremist groups are wreaking havoc across the continent.
Forty-two Somali students drawn from different parts of the country were Wednesday awarded scholarships to study in various universities in China.
Mogadishu (HOL) - A host of international partners and government organizations voiced their concern on Monday over reports that there are attempts to form a new federal member state in Hiiraan.
Nairobi (HOL) - The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has given the Federal Government of Somalia an unforgiving ultimatum regarding control of its airspace.
HONG KONG — Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of Myanmar and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate who once embodied her country’s fight for democracy, came under increased pressure on Monday to denounce a military operation that has caused thousands of Muslim refugees to flee across the border to Bangladesh.