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Suicide car bomb kills at least 9 at Somalia’s capital Mogadishu.

🕔17:28, 20.Jun 2017

By NJ Correspondent: A suicide car bombing has hit the Somali capital Mogadishu killing at least 9 people on Tuesday evening, said police officials. The attack happened near the administrative headquarters of Wadajir district after a vehicle laden with explosives

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The Somalia I longed to See

🕔18:37, 7.Jun 2017

By Billow Hassan Abdi Since the downfall of the central government in 1992, Somalia has been in a series of catastrophic conditions. The civic war that erupted in 1992 had led to physical and social destruction leaving millions of Somalis

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Three soldiers killed in Mogadishu explosion

🕔15:41, 17.May 2017

By NJ Correspondent: Three government soldiers were killed on Wednesday in an explosion in capital Mogadishu. Senior Somali Police officer, Capt. Mohamed Hussein said a vehicle loaded with ammunition exploded after the security forces intercepted at Hawo Tako village of

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Mogadishu suicide bomb blast kills at least 8

🕔22:26, 8.May 2017

By NJ Correspondent At least eight people have been killed and over 20 others wounded in a suicide car bomb attack at a busy restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Monday evening. The vehicle laden with explosives detonated near

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Britain foreign Secretary meets President Farmaajo at Villa Somalia.

🕔13:07, 15.Mar 2017

By NJ Correspondent: Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has welcomed Britain foreign Secretary Boris Johnson at Mogadishu’s Villa Somalia. Johnson’s visit comes unexpectedly at a time when the country is lavishing with devastating drought. President Farmaajo and the foreign Secretary

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Al-Shabaab claims to have killed 3 soldiers in a blast in Goobweyn village, Kismaayo.

🕔02:25, 5.Feb 2017

By Nep Journal Correspondent: Al Qaida-linked terrorist group Al-Shabaab claimed to have killed at least three soldiers and wounded several others on a bomb fixed on a roadside on Saturday evening. The bomb was targeted on a military convoy patrolling

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Al-Shabaab threatens to double attacks in Mogadishu.

🕔18:03, 4.Feb 2017

By Nep Journal Correspondent: Al-Shabaab militants have threatened to execute more attacks in Mogadishu targeting Somali government and African Union peace keepers. The militant group who have stepped up to increased their attacks targeting government officials and AMISOM forces for

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Car bomb outside Mogadishu kills two soldiers.

🕔15:51, 10.Dec 2016

By NJ Mogadishu Correspondent: At least two soldiers were killed and several others wounded when a minibus loaded with explosives blew up at security checkpoint in the outskirt of Somalia’s city, Mogadishu. Eye witness said the blast was detonated remotely

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Alshabaab claims car bomb blast near parliament.

🕔16:12, 6.Nov 2016

By NJ Mogadishu Correspondent Alshabaab terror group fighting in Somalia claimed the responsibility for the car bomb attack that killed three people and wounded six others near parliament building in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Saturday evening. The militant claimed the

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Mogadishu residents have taken to the streets to support Turkish Government.

🕔18:27, 16.Jul 2016

By NEP Journal Mogadishu Correspondent                                 Hundreds of Mogadishu residents have taken to the streets to condemn failed overnight coup attempt in Turkey. In solidarity

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Degodia clan cries fowl over Hiiraan/Middle Shebelle State Making process

🕔06:27, 24.Jan 2016

By Suleiman Hassan:   The Degodia clan has joined several other aggrieved communities that are raising their voice against the manner in which Somalia’s Internal Affairs ministry was steering the State making process for Hiiraan and Middle Shebelle regions. Speaking

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