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Somaliland votes for new president

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-People in Somaliland State Administration has today on Monday gone to cast their votes at polling stations assigned to elect new president, SONNA reported. Spokesperson of Somaliland’s electoral Commission, Said Ali Muse told reporters that the voting started at 7:00 am in the morning and will end at the evening( …

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Tiger injuries 7 including children in southern Somalia

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-A tiger has on  Thursday injured 7 people including young children after attacking residents in Wanlaweyne town in lower Shabelle town in southern Somalia, officials said. Wanlaweyne District Comissioner, Mohamed Sidow Abdirahman confirmed that the police forces shot down the tiger after the attack in the town, Faanoole reported. ” …

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Somali Government reiterates its neutral role over Gulf crisis

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-The Cabinet of the Federal Government of Somalia has today on Thursday agreed to its stance  over its neutrality on Gulf Crisis and called for sister states to end their diplomatic row through dialogue, Faanoole reported. The Ministers reiterated the Federal Government’s decision to this issue on 7th June, 2017 …

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Al-Shabaab militants seize border town in short time, withdraw  after destroying key police station

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-Al-Shabaab militants on Saturday seized El-Wak town near the Kenyan border and withdrew from the town after destroying the police station and looting food in stores, Faanoole reported. Governor of El-Wak town, Ibrahim Aden Guled said that the militants destroyed the police station. ” Al-Shabaab militants entered into the town …

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Hirshabelle State Parliament in Somalia elects new President

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-Hirshabelle State Parliament on Saturday elected Mohamed Abdi Ware as new President of Hirshabelle State in Somalia after election happned in Jowhar town, the administrative capital, Faanoole reported. Sheikh Osman Barre, Speaker of Hirshabelle State Parliament announced the result, saying that Mohamed Abdi Ware won and became the new president …

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Farewell ceremony held for 50 Somali students going to study scholarships in China

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-China has on Wednesday held a farewell ceremony for 50 Somali Students who received scholarships from China through the Federal Government of Somalia here in Mogadishu, Faanoole reported. Minister of Education of Somalia, Abdi Dahir Osman thanked The People’s Republic of China for providing such opportunity of Scholarship to Somalia, …

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Somalia’s National Assembly unanimously approves telecoms bill

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-The National Assembly of Federal Parliament today unanimously approved the National Communications Act to regulate the country’s telecommunication sector. The bill, finally endorsed by 158 votes to 1, was submitted to parliament in early July 2017 after consultations with all stakeholders in the last few months. The telecommunications bill calls …

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Somaliland: Speaker of the House of the Representatives resigns, stands for president

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-Mogadishu:-Speaker of the House of the Representatives of the Breakaway Republic of Somaliland, Abdirahman Mohamed Abdulahi ‘Iro’ on Wednesday resigned from that position and announced that he is running  for the upcoming the presidential election, officials said. Abdirahman Mohamed Abdulahi, the Speaker announced his resignation at  a session by the …

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Pics: Security improvement in Mogadishu now !

Mogadishu(Faanoole)-Security situation in the capital has improved during the holy month of Ramadan after of Somali government’s Stabilizing joint forces ensured the safety and security of people. There are heavy security presence at key areas and continues operations to disarm militias and government’s military soldiers carrying guns inside the town …

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