Thursday, March 22, 2018
Wardheer News

Somali forces arrest 2 Al-Shabaab senior operatives

MOGADISHU,  Somalia National Army (SNA) said it had arrested two senior Al-Shabaab operatives in the southern town of Awdhegle during a sting security operation Abdifitah Haji Abdulle, Deputy Governor of Lower Shabelle region, said the Tuesday night operation targeted two … Continued

In Somalia, women defy strict rules to play football

Undeterred by tradition and religion, around 60 girls have signed up to train at the Golden Girls Centre in Mogadishu, Somalia’s first female soccer club Shortly after sunrise, a group of young women arrives at a football pitch in Mogadishu, … Continued

Massive Death of Cattle Threatens Food Security in Somalia

Rome,  (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Organization for Food and Agriculture (FAO) warned today that the mass death of cattle due to intense drought threatens livelihoods and food security in Somalia. The UN specialized agency with headquarters in this Italian … Continued

East African ministers to meet in Kenya over Somali refugees

NAIROBI, Ministers from the Eastern African regional bloc IGAD will meet in Nairobi on Thursday on the status of 1 million Somali refugees displaced by nearly three decades of fighting. The ministers from the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) will … Continued

Somaliland opens trade office in Dubai

Office to support investment between African nation and UAE Sarah Dia Dubai: Somaliland opened on Monday a trade office in Dubai as the country works to boost its trade ties with the UAE. The trade office will offer import and … Continued

Two Mombasa men arrested headed to Somalia to join Al-Shabaab

By Cyrus Ombati The suspected terror group recruiters Salama Mohamed and Suleiman Mandilo [Courtesy] Police are holding two men believed to be Al-Shabaab recruiters who were trying to sneak out of the country to join Al-Shabaab in Somalia. The two Kenyans Suleiman Hemed Mwandilo and … Continued

Shabaab now targets jobless disillusioned NYS recruits

NYS recruits during their pass-out parade in Gilgil on February 6, 2018. PHOTO | AYUB MUIYURO | NATION MEDIA GROUP By WANJOHI GITHAE When Somalia authorities arrested former Kenyan National Youth Service recruit Stephen Wachira Ngariko in Dhobley last month, … Continued