Saturday, April 29, 2017
Wardheer News

Black Immigrants Fight Mass Deportation of Haitians, Somalis

Haitians refugees wait to cross the U.S.-Mexican border | Photo: Reuters Approximately 50,000 Haitians and 4,000 Somalis are now at risk of being deported. The Black Alliance for Just Immigration, BAJI, is calling on lawmakers to halt the mass deportation of … Continued

ETHIOPIA SENTENCES 2 ACCUSED AL-SHABAB MEMBERS TO PRISON

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia says two men accused of trying to establish a cell of the al-Shabab extremist group inside the country have been sentenced to six years in prison. The state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate on Friday reported … Continued

Kenya: Election Violence Dampening Prospects of Economic Growth

By Peter Warutere The violence that has hit the primaries of Jubilee and Nasa is sending disturbing signals that are likely to dampen economic prospects. The political climate has diverted capital and labour, from productive engagement to political campaigns. Perception … Continued

Shabaab kills senior national security officer

MOGADISHU: Somalia’s Al Shabaab gunmen shot and killed a senior national intelligence officer in front of his own house in the capital Mogadishu on Thursday, police and militants said, in the latest such incident by the group. The security officer, … Continued

Somalia envoy urges protection of businessmen in S. Sudan

The Somalia ambassador to South Sudan, Hussein Hajji Ahmed Mohamoud has urged the South Sudanese government to protection the Somalia businessmen in the war-torn, amid heavy deployment of troops in various parts of the capital, Juba. The envoy made the … Continued

Deputy PM meets UK official

Doha- HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud yesterday met Nicholas Kay, UK Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa and UN Special Representative for Somalia. During the meeting, … Continued

Kingdom, Djibouti sign military cooperation deal

Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, second deputy premier and minister of defense, shakes hands with Ali Hasan Bahdon, minister defense of Djibouti, after a signing ceremony in Riyadh on Wednesday. – SPA RIYADH – Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin … Continued