Troops Stop an Attempted Rape Against Young Woman

[Shabelle] The Somali security forces in Garasbaley area, near Mogadishu have stopped an attempted gang rape against a young woman on Sunday evening, an official said. A police officer said they prevented the girl whose name was identified as Ismahan f…

[Shabelle] The Somali security forces in Garasbaley area, near Mogadishu have stopped an attempted gang rape against a young woman on Sunday evening, an official said. A police officer said they prevented the girl whose name was identified as Ismahan from a rape by group of men who gave her a fake lift from Ex-control road in their car to a jungle.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Uganda Wants AMISOM Funding Reviewed

[Shabelle] Uganda’s Foreign Affairs minister Sam Kutesa, revealed that government is pushing for a revision of funding for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) by the international community.

[Shabelle] Uganda's Foreign Affairs minister Sam Kutesa, revealed that government is pushing for a revision of funding for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) by the international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Al Shabaab Executes 4 Men in Somalia By Firing Squad

[Shabelle] Al shabaab said it has executed four Somali men “found guilty” of working for Somali and foreign Intelligence agencies in Jamame town in Lower Jubba region on Sunday afternoon.

[Shabelle] Al shabaab said it has executed four Somali men "found guilty" of working for Somali and foreign Intelligence agencies in Jamame town in Lower Jubba region on Sunday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

First Public Somali Presidential Debate Fails Expectations

[Dalsan Radio] The much anticipated live public debate by presidential candidates failed its expectations when only three candidates appeared for the event. Eleven candidates were to appear in the first batch on Monday morning for the event which was b…

[Dalsan Radio] The much anticipated live public debate by presidential candidates failed its expectations when only three candidates appeared for the event. Eleven candidates were to appear in the first batch on Monday morning for the event which was beamed live by the national tv SNTV.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

New Converts Flood Pastor Chris Okafor’s Church After Outburst Against Religious Extremism

[Vanguard] Following his outburst in defense of Christianity in Nigeria last week, the General Overseer of Liberation City Church Worldwide, Dr. Chris Okafor was a little surprised but not disturbed at the number of Muslims who thronged his church yest…

[Vanguard] Following his outburst in defense of Christianity in Nigeria last week, the General Overseer of Liberation City Church Worldwide, Dr. Chris Okafor was a little surprised but not disturbed at the number of Muslims who thronged his church yesterday, Sunday, February 5, 2017, to give their lives to Christ.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzanian Runners Target Medals At World Meet in Kampala

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzanian runners have stepped up training ahead of the battle for slots on the national team that will represent the country at the 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala, Uganda.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzanian runners have stepped up training ahead of the battle for slots on the national team that will represent the country at the 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala, Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda