After 10 years of Boko Haram violence, Nigerians crave peace

Suicide bombings, mass kidnappings, tens of thousands of people killed. A ghastly insurgency by the homegrown Islamic extremist group Boko Haram marks 10 years...

UN chief condemns deadly Somalia attacks on offices visited earlier by...

Mr. Guterres extended his “deep condolences” to the victims’ families and loved ones, and reiterated the full support and solidarity of the UN with...

New President of top UN economic and social body to push...

Having served as one of the four ECOSOC Vice-Presidents, Ms. Juul was elected by acclamation on Thursday morning. The Council should promote “universal respect and observance of human rights...

Death toll from Mogadishu mayor office suicide attack rises to 11

The death toll from a suicide attack inside the mayor's office of Somalia's capital has risen to 11, authorities said, adding that the injured mayor has...

Ex-Met chief caught up in Sheikh Mohammed and Princess Haya row

Lord Stevens, the former Metropolitan police commissioner, has been caught up in the royal family dispute between Princess Haya of Jordan and her estranged...

Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti railway wins acclaim for driving Ethiopia’s import-export needs

The Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti standard gauge railway on Tuesday received acclaim for driving Ethiopia's import-export endeavors as it leveraged the growing transportation needs of the...

Somalia needs ongoing international help to tackle rights challenges, says UN...

GENEVA / MOGADISHU (25 July 2019) – The international community must continue to help Somalia strengthen its institutions and the justice and security sector...

Mayor Of Mogadishu Airlifted To Qatar For Medical Care

Qatar’s air ambulance has airlifted injured Mayor of Mogadishu Abdirahman Omar Osman and 10 others to Qatar’s capital, Doha. Mayor Osman was still unconscious and needs...

Turkey condemns suicide bombing in Somali capital

Turkey’s Foreign Ministry condemned a suicide bombing Wednesday in the office of the mayor of Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu. “We are deeply saddened that Mr. Abdirahman...

Trump’s attacks on Ilhan Omar are boosting her support in Minnesota

It was a glorious homecoming that ended a turbulent week facing off with the most powerful man in America. On Thursday (Jul. 18), Minnesota congresswoman...