Death Toll in Baidoa Restaurant Suicide Attack Rises to 6

[Shabelle] At least six people were killed and three wounded when a suicide bomber attacked a busy restaurant in Somalia’s southwestern city of Baidoa on Friday evening, officials said.

[Shabelle] At least six people were killed and three wounded when a suicide bomber attacked a busy restaurant in Somalia's southwestern city of Baidoa on Friday evening, officials said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

APC Chieftain Warns Atiku, Urges ‘Mama Taraba’ to Resign

[Premium Times] A leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to statements by Nigeria’s Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Al-Hassann that she would not support any re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 but would rather dep…

[Premium Times] A leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to statements by Nigeria's Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Al-Hassann that she would not support any re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 but would rather deploy her support for a former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, who she referred to as her godfather.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN, AU Mull Future Humanitarian Operations

[Shabelle] The African Union Mission in Somalia and the UN have launched a joint report that will help guide future humanitarian operations as the Horn of Africa nation moves to establish structures for quick disaster response.

[Shabelle] The African Union Mission in Somalia and the UN have launched a joint report that will help guide future humanitarian operations as the Horn of Africa nation moves to establish structures for quick disaster response.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Galmudug and Puntland Form Joint Committee for Galkayo Peace

[Shabelle] Puntland and Galmudug have wrapped up peace talks Galkayo town began last Tuesday in Galkayo town, with a joint communique calling to bring a lasting solution for the conflict.

[Shabelle] Puntland and Galmudug have wrapped up peace talks Galkayo town began last Tuesday in Galkayo town, with a joint communique calling to bring a lasting solution for the conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Nationals Sentenced to Seven Years’ Imprisonment in India

[Shabelle] A sessions court in Mumbai on Friday sentenced 60 Somali men to seven-year prison term for a piracy attack on a merchant vessel in 2011. It is the last case currently being heard by the Mumbai court involving Somali nationals apprehended in …

[Shabelle] A sessions court in Mumbai on Friday sentenced 60 Somali men to seven-year prison term for a piracy attack on a merchant vessel in 2011. It is the last case currently being heard by the Mumbai court involving Somali nationals apprehended in anti-piracy operations in 2011 by the Indian Navy and the Indian Coast Guard.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia