The Mayor of Mogadishu tells the story of Somalia with a personal and very human touch without losing sight of complex national political dimensions.
IMF sets out carrot-and-stick plan for Somali economy: it's a big task—up to 95% of its currency notes are fake
The bank's last mission to Somalia was sighted in November 1989, when it tackled a contraction in growth rate of -1.5%, now it is more involved.
Somalia is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists to operate
Somalia is at least the second Muslim majority country to ban Christmas this year, after Brunei announced a similar prohibition
Investors stumped up money over the last four years to rebuild tanks damaged in civil war.
Thanked Burundi, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya and Uganda which contribute troops to the African Union stabilisation mission in Somalia.
Uganda president gives rare insight into Shabaab attacks in Kenya, Somalia, Kampala - and America’s fail
Shabaab and European colonialists share one thing in common; they consider other Africans “Kaffir” (primitive people that do not know God).
The attack started on Friday night when the militants detonated a car bomb at the gate of Hotel Maka Al-Mukarrama.
The success of the militants in penetrating the highly-guarded compound was in itself a troubling achievement.
Shabab have carried out a string of high profile attacks in Mogadishu this year, including against the presidency, parliament and intelligence HQ.