03-Sep-2020 to 14:13

Somali leaders in crunch talks over election

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo is in talks with the leaders of the semi autonomous regions of Jubaland and Puntland on Thursday over a common approach to the country's next elections.

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03-Aug-2020 to 14:27

Somalia: Deputy district chief killed in grenade attack

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The deputy district commissioner in Lower Shabelle region, in southern Somalia has been killed by an explosion from a grenade, APA can report on Monday.

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23-Jul-2020 to 10:16

Covid-19: Somali khat consumers reel from shortage

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — A shortage of the local stimulant khat in Somalia caused by ongoing Covid-19 inspired health restrictions is leaving a heavy toll on the country's army of consumers, APA learnt Thursday.

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14-Jul-2020 to 10:17

Mogadishu: Security tight as army chief survives assassination blast

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Mogadishu, the Somali capital woke up to heightened security on Tuesday, a day after the country's army chief General Yusuf Rage survived an assassination blast.

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04-Jul-2020 to 10:05

Somalia: Five killed in simultaneous attacks

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — At least five people have been killed in simultaneous attacks in Somalia biggest cities of Mogadishu and Baidoa on Saturday.

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04-Jul-2020 to 09:18

Suicide bomber strikes Mogadishu port checkpoint

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — A suicide bomber has targeted the main port in the Somalia capital Mogadishu in a dawn raid on Saturday.

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29-Jun-2020 to 10:34

Somalia: Electoral commission wants landmark vote postponed

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The electoral commission in Somalia has called on the government to postpone upcoming parliamentary and presidential elections, citing lack of security and a paucity of resources as factors militating against its work.

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