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Forces seize explosives-laden Car near Mogadishu

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Mogadishu (MCRS) 14 July 2016 – A spokesperson for Somali security ministry said Government forces seized a car packed with explosives at Elasha Biyaha, 18Km southwest of Mogadishu. Security Ministry spokesman Abdikamil Mo’alin Shukri, told Media that the security forces had detained several people, in connection with the car bomb. “After getting an intelligence information, we captured a vehicle laden with ... Read More »

An Elderly man beheaded in Hiiraan region

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Beledweyne (MCRS) 14 July 2016 – Al-Shabaab fighters blamed for beheading of an elderly man at a small rural village in central Somalia on Wednesday, according to local residents. The headless body of the elder whose name was released as Ali Santur was found dumped at Bisle area located in the western outskirts of Beledweyne on Thursday. No group claimed ... Read More »

Three Thugs Killed In Nairobi’s Eastleigh

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EastLeigh (MCRS) 14 July 2016 – Police in Eastleigh on Tuesday night, gunned down three suspected members of the notorious Super Power gang. The suspected gang members are said to have been planning to rob area residents. The three suspected thugs were shot at the busy Jam Street area of Eastleigh and were armed with pistols and knives. The gang ... Read More »

Five Kenyan police officer killed in Al Shabaab attack

5 Kenyan officers killed

Kapenguria (MCRS) 14  July 2016 – At least five police officers are feared dead after a gunman attacked the Kapenguria Police Station in West Pokot County. The attack prompted a siege that saw Special Forces sent to the scene. A senior officer whom locals said is the Officer Commanding Station is among those injured and the suspect was identified as ... Read More »

AU Mission Pledges Support For Somalia’s Political Process

AU Pledges

Mogadishu (MCRS) 14 July 2016 – An African Union pre-election mission has pledged support for political process in Somalia as the Horn of Africa nation heads to elections next month. The team, which arrived in Mogadishu on a fact-finding mission on Monday, pledged more support from the African Union, to the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to help stabilize the Horn ... Read More »

Phone Network Back In Several Towns In Gedo After Two Days Of Blackout

Phone Network Back

Gedo (MCRS) 14 July 2016 – Telecommunication companies have resumed their operation after communication services were cut off for two days in several areas including Garbaharey, Burdhubo and Tulobarwaqo towns of Gedo region. Some officials said the companies were asked to stop their operations for security purpose. “The security of the towns are well and they are under the control ... Read More »

MP Calls For Evacuation Of Somalis In South Sudan

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Mogadishu (MCRS) 14 July 2016 – A member of Somali parliament Mohamed Omar Dalha has called on the government to evacuate its citizens in conflict-hit South Sudanese capital, Jubba. “Somali federal government should quickly remove its citizens from Jubba,  the capital of South Sudan, with the support of neighboring countries,” said Dalha in an interview with Media. He added that ... Read More »

Police Warned Residents Of Warsheikh Against Clan Fighting

Police warn resident of Warsheikh

Warsheikh (MCRS) 14 July 2016 – Somali police have warned residents in Warsheikh against fuelling clan clashes days after conflict erupted in the area. Middle Shebelle provincial police commissioner, Khaliif Arfaaye told Media that  several individuals are fueling the feud between two armed clan militias in the region. “These individuals are providing arms to one of the clans involved in ... Read More »

Djibouti signs $75 mln financing deal for fuel imports

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Djibouti (MCRS) 13 July 2016 – Djibouti has approved a $75 million financing agreement with a unit of Saudi Arabia-based Islamic Development Bank to help the Horn of Africa nation to buy refined petroleum products, its energy minister said. Energy Minister Yacin Houssein Bouh said the deal with International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (IFTC) would allow Djibouti to gradually reduce ... Read More »