Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Wardheer News

Al-Shabaab confirms leader was targeted in US drone strike

Somalian Islamist rebels say Ahmed Abdi Godane was in vehicle but refuse to say whether he was among six militants killed A Somali government soldier fires at al-Shabaab militants after rebels attacked Mogadishu’s Godka Jilacow prison to free insurgents. Photo: … Continued


Warka Raadiyo Wardheer

Wararka aan idiin hayno waxa ka mid ah: Duqayn ka dhacay Shabeelaha Hoose iyo waxyeello ka dhalatay, Maamulka Waajid oo sheegay in ay Shabaab dagaal kaga gubeen hal gaari kuwa kalana ay ka soo furteen, Madaxweynaha Soomaaliya oo Kenya kaga … Continued


Ethiopia aims to launch satellite

By Zerihun Getachew It is disclosed that Ethiopia has planned to launch medium research satellite within the next five years.The Entoto Observatory and Research Center (EORC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Sunday with Finland based Space Technology and Science … Continued

Somalia soldiers

Somalia asks AU to train its soldiers

Somalia delegates Lul Hassan Mohamed (L) and Dahabo Susaw Mohamed at the opening of a workshop on gender issues in Kamapala yesterday. PHOTO BY STEPHEN WANDERA.  By Stephen Wandera Kampala, The Somali government has asked donors to recruit and train 40,000 troops … Continued


No money to repatriate Somali refugees, says UN official

By Ally Jamah Kenya: The Government is facing challenges in raising Sh8.8 billion needed to fund the voluntary repatriation of refugees from Somalia back to their home country. Kenya, Somalia and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have … Continued

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US forces conduct operation against Shabaab in Somalia

US military forces carried out an operation against Al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab   militants in Somalia, killing a top leader, according to reports. “We are assessing the results of the operation and will provide   additional information as and when appropriate,” Rear Adm. John … Continued


Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources

Press Release The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources is pleased to make the following statement at the conclusion of its mission during the US Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, DC. The US Africa Leaders Summit was organized to encourage … Continued