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{MOGADISHU}-Somalia president signs Political Parties Bill into law.

Somalia has legitimised the operations of political parties for the first time in nearly five decades, ahead of this month’s election. All politicians are now

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{TOPNEWS}-Somali Premier Ali Sharmarke to vie for presidency in October polls.

MOGADISHU Somali Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke on Tuesday announced his candidature for the October presidential elections. Sharmarke, who was elected into office late

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”TOPNEWS” King Of Norway Declares Norwegians Include “Girls Who Love Girls, Boys Who Love Boys”
- Sep 4, 2016
The King of Norway delivered an inspirational speech of acceptance that reached out to the country’s LGBT community this week. At a garden party outside the Royal Palace in Oslo, King ...
TOPNEWS- UN report urges Somalia to ensure freedom of expression as it is critical to political transition
- Sep 4, 2016
4 September 2016 – A United Nations report on freedom of expression in Somalia released today describes progress in state-building in Somalia, but shows the very challenging environment that continues ...
TOP- 5 Myths about American foreign policy
- Sep 2, 2016
American foreign policy myths are generated in the corridors of power to elicit popular support and lavish congressional funding for the multi-trillion dollar military-industrial-counterterrorism complex. MYTH 1. We actively oppose non-democratic ...
TOPNEWS-Who is the US-designated ‘terrorist’ leading ISIS in Somalia?
- Sep 2, 2016
Nairobi - A middle-aged Somali-born cleric with a bright orange beard was this week put on a US terror list, accused of heading the Islamic State group in East Africa. The ...
TOPNEWS-As Somalia’s capital tries to relax, security force weakens
- Sep 1, 2016
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — On a recent afternoon, the lobby of one of Mogadishu’s most popular hotels was nearly empty, a stark contrast to the days when one could hardly ...
‘TOPNEWS’-Daesh-linked Somalia militant named terrorist by US
- Aug 31, 2016
MOGADISHU, Somalia The head of a Somali armed group of Daesh-linked militants in East Africa, Somalia in particular, was designated a global terrorist by the U.S State Department Wednesday, a move ...
Somalia: UN Slams Al Shabaab Attack At Mogadishu Hotel
- Aug 31, 2016
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) in Somalia Michael Keating strongly condemned this morning's truck bombing of the SYL Hotel in Mogadishu that killed at least 13 people ...
Asylum seeker forced to take part in fights at Mt Eden prison
- Aug 31, 2016
The man said he had been beaten during his two-month detention before he was allowed to move to the Mangere refugee resettlement centre. He told the immigration and protection tribunal he ...

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