Somalia - : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper Somalia journalist dies following shelling Tue, 30 Oct 2012 09:03:39 +0100 Judith-Wealth Somali militia threaten the UK with attacks Wed, 24 Oct 2012 12:29:52 +0200 Ojong Debra Somalian journalist suffer serious injury from gunmen Mon, 22 Oct 2012 17:35:31 +0200 Ojong Debra Suspected Al-Shabab weapon seized in Puntland Fri, 19 Oct 2012 17:05:35 +0200 Rebels report to have resumed the shelling of Kordofan Thu, 11 Oct 2012 12:15:07 +0200 Ojong Debra Somalia's Shabaab rebel banned Islamic agency relief Tue, 09 Oct 2012 09:41:01 +0200 Ojong Debra The Somali National Army take hold of kasmayo Tue, 02 Oct 2012 10:56:50 +0200 Ojong Debra African Union Force incarcerate part of kismayo Fri, 28 Sep 2012 15:47:58 +0200 Ojong Debra Somalia: Rebuilding a stateless country's piracy-driven economy Fri, 01 Apr 2011 13:49:22 +0200 Maritime piracy costs the global economy between $7 billion and $12 billion annually, and since January 2010 pirates working from ports in Somalia have received approximately $75 million to $85 million in ransom payments in what has become a seemingly increasingly lucrative profession in the failed state. The United States is working with other entities in the international community to help build governance, security and economic livelihoods throughout the horn of Africa country. MacKenzie C. Babb Uganda police warns of planned Somali terror attacks Sat, 19 Mar 2011 12:17:54 +0100 The assistant Inspector General of Police in Uganda, Abasi Byakagaba who doubles as director for counter-terrorism, has cautioned the general public following threats of attacks from terrorist groups. Geof Magga Americans killed on hijacked yacht off Somalia Wed, 23 Feb 2011 11:29:42 +0100 <p class="spip">Four Americans hijacked by Somali pirates off the coast of Oman have been killed by their captors, US defence officials say.</p> <p class="spip">The US military said its forces trailing the vessel had responded to gunfire heard aboard but found all the captives shot when they arrived.</p> Privatizing Somalia's war on Piracy Fri, 21 Jan 2011 11:47:23 +0100 Over 2,000 Somali nationals have been recruited to fight pirates who are terrorizing the African coast under a multimillion-dollar program financed by several Arab countries, including the United Arab Emirates. The U.N. is quietly investigating whether the Somalia projects have broken the blanket embargo on arms supplies to Somali factions. Konye Obaji Ori Piracy in Somalia and Nigeria cause collapse of financial institutions Fri, 14 Jan 2011 12:24:40 +0100 Somalia, Nigeria and the Gulf of Guinea, and the Malacca Straits cost the Global economy about $12 billion a year from piracy operations, experts have revealed. The estimated amount had increased roughly five-fold since 2005, the reports claimed. Desmond North Uganda Will Not Abandon Somali Brothers and Sisters Mon, 27 Dec 2010 15:33:00 +0100 Uganda will not abandon its Somali brothers and sisters, even if terrorists who hit Uganda on July 11, 2010 and those threatening to hit her are based in Somalia. Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni said, "Not all Somali people are bad. It is only those involved in terrorism activities who are bad." Geof Magga Somalia: Battle for control of capital intensifies as rebels join forces Tue, 21 Dec 2010 10:23:47 +0100 The Somali government's control of a major part of the capital city Mogadishu may be short-lived as the merging of two of the major rebel forces vow to reclaim lost grounds in the battle for Somalia. Desmond North