UN Envoy Hails Adoption of 2018 Government Budget

[Shabelle] The top United Nations official for Somalia has welcomed the country’s recent adoption of a federal budget as a major milestone in its economic development, bringing it one step closer to gaining access to funds from international financial …

[Shabelle] The top United Nations official for Somalia has welcomed the country's recent adoption of a federal budget as a major milestone in its economic development, bringing it one step closer to gaining access to funds from international financial institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President Erdogan of Turkey Arrives in Khartoum

[SudaNow] President Reccep Tayyib Erdogan of Turkey arrived in Khartoum Sunday on a three-day state visit to the Sudan, the first ever by a Turkish president since independence in 1956.

[SudaNow] President Reccep Tayyib Erdogan of Turkey arrived in Khartoum Sunday on a three-day state visit to the Sudan, the first ever by a Turkish president since independence in 1956.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Influence of Turkish On the Sudanese Vernacular

[SudaNow] A language that does not borrow from others is a dead language. A language like English, is over 60% borrowed from other languages. You could see that even in the Koran, the most eloquent of all texts in which Arabic language is used, has wor…

[SudaNow] A language that does not borrow from others is a dead language. A language like English, is over 60% borrowed from other languages. You could see that even in the Koran, the most eloquent of all texts in which Arabic language is used, has words borrowed from other languages. It was through studying these terms that men of literature could understand reference made therein. Studying words and their ancestral belonging helps deciphering work of arts.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

A Young Man Gunned Down in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Assailants have gunned down a young Somali man in the capital, Mogadishu on Saturday night, the latest in a string of attacks by suspected Al Shabaab assassins.

[Shabelle] Assailants have gunned down a young Somali man in the capital, Mogadishu on Saturday night, the latest in a string of attacks by suspected Al Shabaab assassins.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Malema v Mbalula – Dubai or Not Dubai – That Is the Question

[News24Wire] A Twitter spat between EFF leader Julius Malema and Police Minister Fikile Mbalula over his holiday whereabouts took full flight on Wednesday – with Malema warning Mbalula that it would all end in tears.

[News24Wire] A Twitter spat between EFF leader Julius Malema and Police Minister Fikile Mbalula over his holiday whereabouts took full flight on Wednesday - with Malema warning Mbalula that it would all end in tears.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Farmajo Warn Members of the Armed Forces Against Tribalism

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has warned members of the armed forces against involving themselves in tribal activities as doing so will weaken the quality of the forces.

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has warned members of the armed forces against involving themselves in tribal activities as doing so will weaken the quality of the forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ministry of Defense Attacked

[Dalsan Radio] Last night, a big bang of a bomb was heard at the Somali Ministry of Defense which also host a military camp, then followed by a heavy fight that went on for a while.

[Dalsan Radio] Last night, a big bang of a bomb was heard at the Somali Ministry of Defense which also host a military camp, then followed by a heavy fight that went on for a while.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Qualifications to Become Mayor, Mayoress or Chairperson?

[Foroyaa] As the momentum for the local government elections builds up many readers have been calling to find out from Foroyaa what the qualifications of a candidate contesting for the position of Mayor, Mayoress or Chairperson of a Council are?

[Foroyaa] As the momentum for the local government elections builds up many readers have been calling to find out from Foroyaa what the qualifications of a candidate contesting for the position of Mayor, Mayoress or Chairperson of a Council are?

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Sukuta Bahamas Youth Charged By Prosecution, Bailed

[Foroyaa] Banjul, 21 December 2017 – The six youths of Sukuta Bahamas who were arrested some days back, were charged on today by Police prosecutors but granted bail. The six are Muhammed Mballow, Yankuba Fatty, Buly Saidy, Ebrima Mballow, Ebrima Mballo…

[Foroyaa] Banjul, 21 December 2017 - The six youths of Sukuta Bahamas who were arrested some days back, were charged on today by Police prosecutors but granted bail. The six are Muhammed Mballow, Yankuba Fatty, Buly Saidy, Ebrima Mballow, Ebrima Mballow, who sustained injury in the previous arrest, and Afusainey Saidy.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia