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Ethiopia says ready to boost Somalia troops after Sierra Leone exit

Addis Ababa (AFP) – Ethiopia said Monday it was ready to boost its troop levels in Somalia to replace soldiers from Sierra Leone, which has been forced to withdraw its forces from the mission over Ebola fears. A contingent of 850 soldiers from Sierra Leone, who were part of the African Union’s 22,000-strong AMISOM force, […]

By |December 22nd, 2014|English News, Latest News, News in English, Somali News in English|Comments Off

Somalia: Over 1000 Somali commandos complete military training in Mogadishu

Over 1000 Somali commandos completed ten months of military training in the war-ravaged country capital, Mogadishu on Monday. Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud along with the country’s military and Police top officials attended the closing ceremony held in Jazeera camp whereby soldiers who completed the training were given certificate of honour. The training was conducted […]

By |December 22nd, 2014|English News, Latest News, News in English, Somali News in English|Comments Off

Somalia: Puntland President expects more Investors to arrive

Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali Gaas has called for more investors to come and open businesses in the stable semi-autonomous region of Somalia. Dr Gaas said this remarks after arriving back from neighbouring Ethiopia on Sunday, where he hold talks with officials from the Ethiopian government. Both sides discussed on ways of ties including trade […]

By |December 21st, 2014|English News, Latest News, News in English, Somali News in English|Comments Off

Somalia: Puntland Security forces capture more than 200 Ethiopian Immigrants

Puntland Security forces have captured over 200 would be immigrants of Ethiopian nationality who were on a voyage to Yemen to seek asylum, officials confirm. The 206 immigrants, travelling in overcrowded boats, were apprehended off the coast of Marero village, close to Bosaso city, the commercial hub of the semi-autonomous region. ‘’ They are now […]

By |December 20th, 2014|English News, Latest News, News in English, Somali News in English|Comments Off