Burundian Peacekeepers Serving in Somalia to Get Salary Arrears

[Dalsan Radio] “We want to respect Burundi’s sovereignty. We have signed a new memorandum of understanding whereby we (the AU) agreed to transfer salaries of Burundian troops of the African Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to the benefit of the Burundian Na…

[Dalsan Radio] "We want to respect Burundi's sovereignty. We have signed a new memorandum of understanding whereby we (the AU) agreed to transfer salaries of Burundian troops of the African Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to the benefit of the Burundian National Defense Force (FDN)," the Commissioner for Peace and Security for the African Union, Smail Chergui, told a press briefing at Bujumbura International Airport before departure.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

30 Dead in Bay After Drinking Contaminated Water

[Dalsan Radio] At least 30 people have been confirmed dead after consuming contaminated water in Masuubiyow village some 15km from Baidoa. The deaths have occurred in the last 2 days, health ministry confirmed to Radio Dalsan in Baidoa.

[Dalsan Radio] At least 30 people have been confirmed dead after consuming contaminated water in Masuubiyow village some 15km from Baidoa. The deaths have occurred in the last 2 days, health ministry confirmed to Radio Dalsan in Baidoa.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Why Somalia Presidential Election Is a Litmus Test for Neighbouring Ethiopia

[Dalsan Radio] The February 8 Presidential election in Somalia is expected to be a major test for neighbouring Ethiopia which is openly backing incumbent Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, analysts say.

[Dalsan Radio] The February 8 Presidential election in Somalia is expected to be a major test for neighbouring Ethiopia which is openly backing incumbent Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, analysts say.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nine Prominent Figures Appointed to the Election Integrity Commission

[Dalsan Radio] Speaker of the Somali Parliament Mohamed Jawari on Monday appointed nine prominent somali personalities to oversee the integrity of the February 8 presidential elections

[Dalsan Radio] Speaker of the Somali Parliament Mohamed Jawari on Monday appointed nine prominent somali personalities to oversee the integrity of the February 8 presidential elections

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

200 Somali Refugees in Kenya Are Blocked From Going to U.S.

[Dalsan Radio] More than 200 refugees who had been heading to the U.S. for resettlement have been told they cannot travel as a result of President Donald Trump’s executive orders that temporarily suspend all immigration of citizens from seven majority-…

[Dalsan Radio] More than 200 refugees who had been heading to the U.S. for resettlement have been told they cannot travel as a result of President Donald Trump's executive orders that temporarily suspend all immigration of citizens from seven majority-Muslim countries, a Somali refugee and officials said Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

KDF Denies Alshabaab in Control of Kulbiyow Camp Terms It “An Attempt”

[Dalsan Radio] An official statement from Kenya’s Department of Defence however has dismissed reports that its soldiers had been killed and that Kulbiyow camp had been capture

[Dalsan Radio] An official statement from Kenya's Department of Defence however has dismissed reports that its soldiers had been killed and that Kulbiyow camp had been capture

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Presidential Candidates Boycott Debate Suspicious of Internet Disconnection

[Dalsan Radio] 12 candidates including former President Sheikh Sharif and former minister of planning Abdirahman Abdishakur walked out after SNTV team announced the debate will not be aired live is recorder and Hassan sheikh s one is going to be live t…

[Dalsan Radio] 12 candidates including former President Sheikh Sharif and former minister of planning Abdirahman Abdishakur walked out after SNTV team announced the debate will not be aired live is recorder and Hassan sheikh s one is going to be live this afternoon

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia