Somalia Mogadishu car bomb: At least 34 people killed - BBC News

At least 34 people have been killed and about 50 injured in a car bomb blast in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. The car blew up in the city's southern Madina district, officials say. The blast - which ripped through shops and food stalls - is the first ...

Al-Shabab Opposes Election of New President in Somalia - Voice of America

Somalia's newly elected President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo flanked by outgoing president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud (L) addresses lawmakers after winning the vote at the airport in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, Feb. 8, 2017. Share. Share on Facebook ...

Somalia to suspend flights on Farmajo inauguration day - Africa Review (satire) (registration) (blog)

President-elect Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo (left) and outgoing President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud shake hands at Villa Somalia in Mogadishu on February 11, 2017. PHOTO | ABDULKADIR KHALIF. ABDULKADIR KHALIF in Mogadishu Thursday, ...

Suicide car bomb blast in Somalia kills 34 in Mogadishu marketplace - ScrollToday

Civilians stand near a car destroyed in a suicide bomb explosion at the Wadajir market in Madina district of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, Feb. 19, 2017. Photo Courtesy:-(Feisal Omar/Reuters). SHARES. ShareTweet. Subscribe. At least 34 people have been ...

Somalia: Hope Springs a Trap! - Somali Review (press release) (blog)

Following September 10th election of 2012 a lot of Somalis including me had hope and thought positively this time. We had a euphoria equivalent to 8th February's triumph of President Mohamed Farmaajo. We imagined a new dawn, a new Somalia, a new ...

Somalia Elects “Cheese” to the Presidency - The McGill International Review

Newly elected president Mohamed Abdullahi “Farmajo” makes an acceptance speech after he is sworn into office. https://flic.kr/p/RXkp3t. Somalia has been stuck in a consistent cycle of chaos and disorder for nearly three decades, but on Wednesday, ...