United States to Support Somalia in Fight Against Al Shabaab

[Shabelle] SOMALIA’S president is expected to announce a “state of war” against the al-Shabab extremist group after last week’s truck bombing which killed 358 people in Mogadishu.

[Shabelle] SOMALIA'S president is expected to announce a "state of war" against the al-Shabab extremist group after last week's truck bombing which killed 358 people in Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

UAE Medical Team in Mogadishu to Help of Victims of Bombing

[Shabelle] The second UAE medical team has arrived in the Somali capital Mogadishu to supervise the implementation of directives given the UAE leadership to provide medical treatment for 100 of victims of the recent terrorist bombing in Mogadishu.

[Shabelle] The second UAE medical team has arrived in the Somali capital Mogadishu to supervise the implementation of directives given the UAE leadership to provide medical treatment for 100 of victims of the recent terrorist bombing in Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Roadside Bomb Kills Seven Outside Somali Capital Mogadishu

[Shabelle] A roadside bomb killed at least seven people on Sunday – mostly women farmers – in an area outside the Somali capital dominated by Islamist insurgents who have defied public protests to end years of violence, residents and the army said.

[Shabelle] A roadside bomb killed at least seven people on Sunday - mostly women farmers - in an area outside the Somali capital dominated by Islamist insurgents who have defied public protests to end years of violence, residents and the army said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President of the Republic Heads to Kuwait

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir left Sunday to State of Kuwait heading a high-level delegation on a two-day state visit as part of a tour which will also take him to State of Qatar during which he will hold talks…

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir left Sunday to State of Kuwait heading a high-level delegation on a two-day state visit as part of a tour which will also take him to State of Qatar during which he will hold talks with leaderships of the two countries on bilateral relations and efforts of reconstruction of Sudan and achievement of peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

An Honour Well-Deserved

[This Day] Chika Amanze-Nwachuku writes that the Forbes’ 2017 Best of Africa Achievement Award bestowed on the Central Bank of Nigeria, Governor, Godwin Ifeanyi Emefiele, is a well-deserved recognition.

[This Day] Chika Amanze-Nwachuku writes that the Forbes' 2017 Best of Africa Achievement Award bestowed on the Central Bank of Nigeria, Governor, Godwin Ifeanyi Emefiele, is a well-deserved recognition.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Al-Bashir Arrived in Kuwait

[SNA] Kuwait -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived in Kuwait heading a high-level delegation on a two-day official visit as part of a tour which will also take him to State of Qatar.

[SNA] Kuwait -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived in Kuwait heading a high-level delegation on a two-day official visit as part of a tour which will also take him to State of Qatar.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

AFC Leopards Win Kenyan Cup, Earn CAF Confed Cup Ticket

[CAF] AFC Leopards will represent Kenya in next year’s Total CAF Confederation Cup after beating Kariobangi Sharks 2-0 in the final of the domestic cup, christened the GOtv Shield.

[CAF] AFC Leopards will represent Kenya in next year's Total CAF Confederation Cup after beating Kariobangi Sharks 2-0 in the final of the domestic cup, christened the GOtv Shield.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Eaglets Beat African Rivals, Reach Semis

[CAF] Mali held on to defeat Ghana 2-1 and reach the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Saturday. The result follows victory over their West African rivals in this year’s CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations final and moves them into a last…

[CAF] Mali held on to defeat Ghana 2-1 and reach the semi-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Saturday. The result follows victory over their West African rivals in this year's CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations final and moves them into a last-four meeting with either Iran or Spain in Navi Mumbai on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana