BBC Somali Service

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 27th, 2013
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At least 35 people have been killed in a bus crash near Mwingi town in eastern Kenya, a traffic officer has said. Most of the passengers worked in the capital, Nairobi, and were returning to their homes to vote in Monday’s election, a survivor told the BBC. Farah Aden Ali, who sustained minor i...
By benim
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Nov 8th, 2012
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If you believe that Somalia’s problems can be pinpointed to particular phenomena such as sea pirates or the terrorist group, Al Shabaab, you are being mistaken. Even the Somali clan politics, the warlords, the so-called spoilers of peace, the secessionists in the north and even the downright anarchis...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 2nd, 2012
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By Abdul Ghelleh   Somalia: now and then If you believe that Somalia’s problems can be pinpointed to a particular phenomena such as Pirates or the terrorist group, Al Shabaab, you are being mistaken. Even the Somali clan politics, the warlords, the so called spoilers of peace, the secessionists ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 1st, 2012
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Seven people, including two MPs, have been killed in a suicide attack in central Somalia, authorities in the town of Dusa Mareb have said. Eyewitnesses told the BBC the attack targeted a group of about 20 politicians at an outdoor cafe. They had travelled to Dusa Mareb in Galgadud region – whic...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 28th, 2012
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The head of a private Somali radio station shut down by Islamist militants has been killed outside his home, an eyewitness has told the BBC. The witness said that Abukar Hassan Kadaf was shot by two men carrying pistols in the capital, Mogadishu. Mr Kadaf had run Radio Somaliweyn until it was looted ...