IGAD Summit On Somali Refugees Starts in Nairobi

[SNA] Nairobi -The IGAD Summit on Somali refugees began Saturday evening in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, with participation of the Vice – President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, and the leaders of Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Somalia, Djib…

[SNA] Nairobi -The IGAD Summit on Somali refugees began Saturday evening in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, with participation of the Vice - President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, and the leaders of Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Somalia, Djibouti and South Sudan, the representative of Yemen, the IGAD partners and representatives of the regional and international organizations.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Hassabo Meets With Kenyan President

[SNA] Nairobi -Vice – President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, met Saturday evening in Nairobi with the Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, on the sidelines of the IGAD summit on the Somali refugees.

[SNA] Nairobi -Vice - President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, met Saturday evening in Nairobi with the Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, on the sidelines of the IGAD summit on the Somali refugees.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Hassabo Meets With President of South Sudan State

[SNA] Nairobi -Vice – President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, met Saturday evening in Nairobi with the President of South Sudan State, Salva Kiir, on the sidelines of the sidelines of the IGAD summit on the Somali refugees.

[SNA] Nairobi -Vice - President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman, met Saturday evening in Nairobi with the President of South Sudan State, Salva Kiir, on the sidelines of the sidelines of the IGAD summit on the Somali refugees.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

MP Gelle Injured in Browl Over Election Date

[Dalsan Radio] The Head of Electoral Commission of Galmudug Mohamed Hassan Gelle was on Saturday phyically abused and injured in a confrontation with fellow Mps over election date.

[Dalsan Radio] The Head of Electoral Commission of Galmudug Mohamed Hassan Gelle was on Saturday phyically abused and injured in a confrontation with fellow Mps over election date.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Activists Occupy Nurses Home in Cape Town Over Land Sale Issue

[News24Wire] Police have been informed that activists from the organisation Reclaim the City is occupying the Helen Bowden Nurses Home, part of the Somerset Hospital precinct near Cape Town Stadium and V&A Waterfront in Green Point, on Sunday evening.

[News24Wire] Police have been informed that activists from the organisation Reclaim the City is occupying the Helen Bowden Nurses Home, part of the Somerset Hospital precinct near Cape Town Stadium and V&A Waterfront in Green Point, on Sunday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IGAD Leaders Convene Special Summit On Somali Refugees

[Shabelle] Heads of State and Government of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), and international organisations will meet on Saturday in Nairobi to endorse a durable regional solution for Somali refugees.

[Shabelle] Heads of State and Government of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), and international organisations will meet on Saturday in Nairobi to endorse a durable regional solution for Somali refugees.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Twin Explosions Hit Mogadishu

[Dalsan Radio] At least 10 people were injured after two explosions hit Mogadishu on Friday, police have confirmed. The first explosion was an IED bomb set at vehicle in Sie Piano neighborhood in Hodan district.

[Dalsan Radio] At least 10 people were injured after two explosions hit Mogadishu on Friday, police have confirmed. The first explosion was an IED bomb set at vehicle in Sie Piano neighborhood in Hodan district.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Pirates Seize Fishing Trawler Off Somalia Coast

[Shabelle] Police say Somali pirates have seized a fishing trawler owned by a local businessman and forced the mostly foreign crew to disembark. Col. Mohamed Hassan told The Associated Press on Friday that the pirates used a small skiff to board the tr…

[Shabelle] Police say Somali pirates have seized a fishing trawler owned by a local businessman and forced the mostly foreign crew to disembark. Col. Mohamed Hassan told The Associated Press on Friday that the pirates used a small skiff to board the trawler off the village of Eyl in the northern semiautonomous state of Puntland.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia