Barawa

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 21st, 2013
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An allegedly gay man Mohamed Ali Baashi was buried in the ground up to his chest and stoned to death on 15 March in Barawe some fifty miles form the Somali capital of Mogadishu. According to reports, Al-Qaeda linked Al Shabaab ordered the attack after charging and finding Baashi guilty of sodomy. Mem...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 18th, 2012
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‘His body was split into two, then carried away, only to be dumped near the beach’ Kenya – Islamic extremists from Somalia’s rebel Al-Shabaab militants on Friday (Nov. 16) killed a Christian in Somalia’s coastal city of Barawa, accusing him of being a spy and leaving Islam, Christian and ...
By benim
In News
Nov 9th, 2010
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The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane confirmed on Monday that two people taken hostage from a yacht off the Somali coastline were South African citizens. “[She] confirmed this afternoon that two South African citizens were abducted by suspected Somali p...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 8th, 2010
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A South African yachtsman held captive by Somali pirates for several days has escaped after the hijacked vessel ran aground, but two of his fellow hostages have been taken on to the mainland. The yacht, which is believed to have been attacked off the Kenyan coast last week, was located by the Europea...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 7th, 2010
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A man was shot dead on Sunday after he refused to disembark from a yacht in the Indian Ocean that was hijacked by Somali pirates last week, pirates and residents said on Sunday. The man was killed in Barawe town on the southern Somali coastline by pirates who had taken him hostage and wanted him [&he...