Saturday, October 23, 2021
New York - The United Nations Security Council is condemning the flow of weapons and ammunition to and through Somalia and Eritrea in violation of arms embargoes against both countries. A resolution adopted unanimously by the council on Wednesday reaffirmed the arms embargoes on Somalia and Eritrea but gave a...
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Humanitarian groups are urging more banks to take on accounts with money-transfer companies that send cash to Somalia. A recent report illustrates the fragile relationship between the remittance companies and banks that make the money transfers possible. Scott Paul, a spokesman for the global antipoverty...
Kenyan authorities should immediately end ongoing harassment, arbitrary detentions, forced relocations to refugee camps, and summary deportations in a round-up operation that has affected both foreigners and Kenyan citizens, Human Rights Watch said today. The government should also give the UN refugee agency full access to all detainees to identify...
Juha is an old Arab comic literary figure around whom countless anecdotes were written. He appears variously as preacher and beggar, thief and honest man, judge and social critic, Jester and charlatan… In this scene, Juha had a house. A man asked if he could buy the house, and...
Al-shabaab claims attack on westgate mall in nairobi capitol of kenya. Al-shabaab have been killed at least 62 people and more than enjured,it is 4th night the attackers in a westgate mall and there is some people who are alive in a mall,and the al-shabaab spokesman ali dhere told broudcusting...
The evidence is everywhere: mortgage rates are at a two-year high,applications have fallen for four straight weeks after climbing for more than a year,and fed chairman Ben Bernanke says he would have to "push back"if the impact of rising interest rates were jeopardizing the recovery. As my co-host jeff...
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan police discovered a large quantity of explosives packed in boxes on a bus in the capital Nairobi that was headed to a town in the coastal region, a senior officer said on Wednesday. It was not immediately clear who was behind the consignment - of 403...
Nigeria's military has repelled a new attack by militant Islamist group Boko Haram on the strategically important north-eastern city of Maiduguri, an army source has told the BBC. Dozens of militants and soldiers were reportedly killed during a major assault on the city on Sunday. The city is quiet on Monday,...