Somalia: Presidential Election Slated for February 8, 2017 - AllAfrica.com

Somalia officials have set a new date for long-waited presidential election following series of discussions by the electoral commission and the newly inaugurated federal parliament.The electoral commission has announced Wednesday that the ballot to ...

Somalia: UN Condemns Attack On Dayah Hotel in Mogadishu - AllAfrica.com

The United Nations assistance mission in Somalia (UNSOM) has strongly condemned Wednesday's suicide car bomb attack on Dayah hotel in Mogadishu that left over 20 dead. "UNSOM strongly condemns today's suicide bomb attack on Dayah Hotel in ...

US Deports 90 Back Home to Somalia - Voice of America

Ninety Somali immigrants who either ran afoul of U.S. law or had their asylum applications rejected have been deported to the Somali capital, Mogadishu, witnesses and officials said Wednesday. Somalia's ambassador to the United States, Ahmed Isse Awad, ...

Somalia: UN mission condemns Al-Shabaab attack on popular Mogadishu hotel - UN News Centre

Violent extremists have carried out bombings in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on various occasions. Shown here is the aftermath of a car bomb attack on the city's Banadir Beach hotel on 25 August 2016. Photo: UN Somalia (file). Tweet ...

Mogadishu hotel rocked with bullets and bombs in latest al-Shabaab attack leaving 20 dead - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

Mogadishu , Somalia – The East African jihadist group known as Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen attacked the Dayah Hotel in a brazen daylight raid in the capital city of Mogadishu Somalia on Wednesday. The hotel which is popular with westerners along ...