Somalia’s Jubbaland President Wins New Term Amid Rift with Central Government

The president of Jubbaland, a Somali region critical to East Africa’s fight against al Shabaab militants, won a fresh term on Thursday, the parliamentary speaker said, amid a growing rift between the federal government and its semi-autonomous states. Ahmed Mohamed Madobe, a top security partner for neighbouring Kenya, which helps Somalia fight the militant group, […]


Westgate Shopping Mall to re-open on Saturday

Westgate Shopping Mall will re-open on Saturday 18th July 2015 nearly two years after the Al Shabaab Militia stormed in and killed 67 people and injured hundreds. They held hostages inside the mall on 21st September 2013 in a siege which lasted four days before security personnel swept in. Nairobi Governor Dr. Evans Kidero visited […]