Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Wardheer News

SOMALIA SHOCK KENYA TO REACH SEMIS

Somalia did not only make a history of storming their first CECAFA U-17 Challenge Cup semifinal on Friday evening, but also celebrated a deserving 1-0 victory over tournament favourites Kenya to top Group ‘A’. Despite their humiliating loss, Kenya also qualified … Continued

DP World should rethink port deals in Somalia: foreign minister

Abdi Sheikh MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Somalia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Dubai state-owned port operator DP World (DPW.DI) should reconsider its contract with the breakaway region of Somaliland and work with federal authorities so Somalia’s sovereignty is not violated. … Continued

Anxiety grips Wajir ahead of court ruling

By STEPHEN ASTARIKO, Anxiety has gripped supporters of Wajir Governor Mohamed Abdi and his rival Ahmed Abdullahi as the Court of Appeal in Nairobi is to rule on an election petition. Embattled Governor Abdi immediately appealed after the High Court … Continued

Gates backs gene technologies in fight to end malaria

LONDON, (Reuters) – Gene-editing technologies that alter mosquitoes’ DNA could prove critical in the fight against malaria, Bill Gates said on Wednesday, and ethical concerns should not block progress in such gene-modifying research. Speaking at the Malaria Forum conference in … Continued

Yemen: Detained African Migrants Tortured, Raped

New York –Yemeni government officials have tortured, raped, and executed migrants and asylum seekers from the Horn of Africa in a detention center in the southern port city of Aden, Human Rights Watch said today. The authorities have denied asylum seekers … Continued