25 September 2021
Police officers killed in bandit attack: Turkana community in Isiolo decry police brutality, accuse govt of profiling in ongoing police operation
The faces of the three Al-Shabaab operatives before they were executed this morning in Mogadishu as military court official General Abdullahi Bule Kamey read out the crimes they were convicted. (Video courtesy of state media)
Somalia executed 3 Al-Shabaab men by firing squad on Sunday. Among the trio is Mohamed Haji Ahmed Ilkacase, a college teacher who run AS assassination operations in the capital. Ilkacase was convicted for killing 3 generals, a police officer and deputy attorney general
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Protests in Malaba after police allegedly shoot man dead for not wearing mask; Governor Ojaamong condemns brutality during curfew
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Fresh protests erupt in Malaba town, Bungoma County as locals accuse police enforcing COVID19 protocols of shooting and killing a 20-year-old student
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Ezekiel Odera is reported to have succumbed to gunshot wounds he sustained on Friday after being shot by police on patrol in Malaba town
Busia Killing: Residents stage demo to protest the killing of 20-year-old man for not wearing a mask. Officer involved in the fatal shooting disarmed and detained Governor Ojaamong leads voices condemning the shooting10 month ago
Busia Killing: Residents stage demo to protest the killing of 20-year-old man for not wearing a mask. Officer involved in the fatal shooting disarmed and detained Governor Ojaamong leads voices condemning the shooting
Mogadishu port manager Ahmed Mohamed Washington survives a bomb attack on his vehicle as he travelled to work, two of his bodyguards were injured, source. The explosion comes just hours after a suicide bombing explosion killed 8 civilians at an ice-cream shop in Mogadishu
The faces of young leaders lost in today's bombing in Mogadishu, claimed by Al-Shabaab.
The mask prescription: Health experts warn that improper use of masks key in COVID19 spread . MoH reports 1554 new COVID19 infections. Death toll rises to 1,441 after 14 patients succumb to the virus. Yubrine: A surgical mask is only for single use, at least 12 hrs
It's early evening in Mogadishu, explosion occurred about an hour ago, just before 8pm. This was the scene minutes ago
At least seven killed, 10 others injured in a suicide bombing in Mogadishu, @AaminAmbulance services reported. The attack occurred near a popular ice-cream and bakery shop north of the city's airport
Multiple fatalities have been reported after a suicide bombing near an ice-cream and bakery shop at the busy K-4 junction, Mogadishu
Al-Shabaab has the intent to attack the U.S. homeland, though it currently lacks the ability to do so; and despite years of sustained Somali, US, int'l counterterrorism pressure, terror threat in East Africa is not degraded - that is assessment of @DoD_IG
Just weeks before the reported pull out of about 700 US troops from Somalia, a CIA officer has been killed in the country - ⁦@nytimes⁩. The report doesn't say where in Somalia the killing took place and under what circumstances
Department of Defense briefing on Al-Shabaab. Key points: Group not degraded to the point where Somali security forces can contain threat independently; implementation of Somali transitional plan "badly off-truck"
Threat from Al-Shabaab and other groups like ISIS-Somalia has increased in the past 3 years - US Defense official
Somali government.has not met milestones for the development of its security forces despite US assistance with training, advising and equipping, according to the US Department of Defense Inspector General
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Al-Shabaab operatives attacked a house in Wajid town last night killing 7 people including 4 children and their parents, according officials in Southwest. Federal govt officials condemned the killing
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At least three soldiers wounded in a roadside bomb explosion in Elasha Biyaha near the capital, Mogadishu
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Casualties reported after an explosion from roadside IED hit a military vehicle in Yaaqbariweyne area, Lower Shabelle region, Monday
2 simultaneous roadside bombs hit US-trained Somali troops near the American base at Balidogle airfield, 110 km northwest of Mogadishu.  AShabaab claimed responsibility saying it killed 12 soldiers, destroyed 2 military vehicles. No comment from Somalia army yet10 month ago
2 simultaneous roadside bombs hit US-trained Somali troops near the American base at Balidogle airfield, 110 km northwest of Mogadishu. AShabaab claimed responsibility saying it killed 12 soldiers, destroyed 2 military vehicles. No comment from Somalia army yet
The Kenya Union of Clinical Officers has given the Government a 14 day strike notice in what is likely to paralyze the health sector in the Country
Police in Kenya say they have unearthed a child trafficking syndicate in Nairobi following a #BBCAfricaEye investigation which exposed the crime on the streets and in a public hospital. Three medical officers from a public hospital have been arrested
Police in Kenya say they have unearthed a child trafficking syndicate in Nairobi following a BBCAfricaEye investigation which exposed the crime on the streets and in a public hospital. Three medical officers from a public hospital have been arrested
An attack targeting a military convoy of African peacekeepers in the Somali capital, Mogadishu
The death toll from the suicide bombing of a restaurant in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, has risen to 6
At least five people were killed, several others injured following a suicide bombing explosion in Mogadishu - police tell VOA
Casualties reported after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a restaurant near the police training academy in Mogadishu's Hamar Jajab district
People were killed and wounded in a suicide bombing that targeted a popular restaurant in Mogadishu
Suspected AlShabaab bomber blew himself up at gathering of police officers at General Kahiye academy in Mogadishu's Hamar-Jajab distirct. Casualties reported - Witnesses
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