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By IAfrica
In Somali
Aug 21st, 2014
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Mogadishu, 21 August 2014 – Dr Ahmed Ali Dahir, the Attorney General has today clarified the incident that occurred on Friday 15th August 2014 related to the closure of Radio Shabelle and Radio SKY FM (operating in the same office) and the detention of station staff. The Attorney General said t...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Aug 21st, 2014
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After the deadly clashes that broke out on Wednesday between Rizeigat and Ma’aliya in the area of Um Rakuba, Abu Karinka locality in East Darfur, a cautious calm prevailed today. Light skirmishes occurred today in the area of El Musaba’at, south of ​​Abu Jabra, Member of Parli...
By IAfrica
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Aug 21st, 2014
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In an unannounced move by the African Union the AMISOM command in Kismayo has officially been transferred from the Kenyan Defense Forces to Sierra Leonean forces a few weeks ago, as a top Somali government official confirmed to Harar24. The government official, who requested that his name not be disc...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Aug 21st, 2014
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The head of the AU-UN peacekeeping mission in Darfur, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, visited Kalma camp for the displaced in South Darfur on Wednesday. During his meeting with representatives of the camp residents, Ibn Chambas asked them if the displaced would be prepared to participate in the National Dialogu...
By IAfrica
In Rwanda
Aug 21st, 2014
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Umuyobozi w’intara y’uburengerazuba Abayobozi b’inzego z’ibanze mu karere ka Rusizi barasabwa gushyira imbaraga  mu gukemura ibibazo by’abaturage badasiragiye igihe kirekire dore ko n’ibyo bibazo baba barabigejejweho na banyirabyo hakiri kare, ibyo ni ibyasabw...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Aug 21st, 2014
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Residents of five districts in Kerima, Northern State, on Wednesday again requested from the state government to accelerate the connection of electricity to their districts. “In spite of many promises of North Darfur State and federal government officials since 2005, and repeated demands f...
By IAfrica
In Somali
Aug 21st, 2014
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By IAfrica
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Aug 21st, 2014
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The Acting Special Envoy of the African Union to Somalia Lydia Wanyoto has suggested that Somalia would have the capacity to run own affairs by 2016 to allow exit of AU troops. She said that she believes the federal … »...
By IAfrica
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Aug 21st, 2014
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Somali attorney general Dr Ahmed Ali has said he ordered the Somali security forces to close down Radio Shabelle and Sky FM stations last week and the move was legal. The Attorney General said that the operation was conducted … »...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 21st, 2014
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The Real “Dirty Wars” in the Horn of Africa When award winning journalist Jeremy Scahill landed at Mogadishu’s International Airport in the summer of 2011 Somalia was in the midst of its worst drought and famine in 60 years. Yet when Mr. Scahill reported on his visit he seemed blissfully unaware of t...