Reports of Kenya defense forces( KDF) troops fighting in Somali land had a huge boost after the government of Kenya received 2.5 billion shillings emerged online. According to reports, the European Union and its partners reimbursed Kenya nearly 2.5 billion shillings to sustain a hundred soldiers who are fighting in Somalia.
Despite many internal political and security challenges, the militia prone country in the Horn of Africa (Somalia) has yet again experienced a peaceful transfer of power today Monday 23, 2022. Former President Mohamed Farmajo has today peacefully handed over power to the newly elected president Hassan Sheikh Mohammad in a power handing exercise at Villa Somalia.
Dr. Roselyn Akombe is the former commissioner of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission in Kenya. She resigned immediately after the hotly contested 2017 general elections citing that her life was in danger. She fleed the country and went to the United States of America. She is currently working with the United Nations.
A clip shared by deputy president William Ruto close ally and organizer Dennis Itumbi has this evening sparked some wild reactions across the internet. Junet Mohamed accompanied Raila Odinga during his meeting with the elite Eastleigh business proprietors. Junet who was recorded speaking in the local Somalia dialect said this time round they were in the middle of the stealing team that has been rigging out the former prime Minister Raila Odinga several times.
Many Kenyan soldiers have been killed in the fight against the terrorist group Al-Shabaab, mainly in Somalia, where the insurgency began in Kenya. The Kenyan Army has established itself as a respectable force capable of defending the country both inside Africa and beyond. Unlike armies in industrialised economies, the Kenyan Army does not carry weapons, yet it nonetheless does its utmost to protect the people of Kenya.
Source: Burst I hope all is well in Somalia. It feels like a really long time since we last kept in touch. We too are doing well. And I must confess that we all loved that camel meat you last brought. Nothing has changed much since you left.
African presidents are the funniest people on earth. Imagine being in power for over twenty years and still go for another term! Let me rephrase it; you have been in power for five seasons but still vie for the sixth term and because that doesn't surprise anyone, you win that sixth term!
The Kenya Defense Forces officers have been doing their best to ensure that the Al Shabaab terror group is eradicated and that the millions who live in and around the country of Somalia, enjoy peace that they deserve. Picture courtesy. Major General Ayub Matiiri. For the past ten years or so, the Kenya Defense Forces troops serving under the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) have been giving their all to guarantee peace and stability in the region.
The Kenya Defense Forces has always strived to ensure that the Kenyans who are at the top of their league on every aspect are recruited into the forces so that the country can have an enviable force. Picture courtesy. Senior Sergeant Mary Moding. The recruitment done on an annual basis sees thousands of young men and women line up to get a chance to join either of the three forces.
Kenya miraa was banned in Somalia around 6 years back by the then president of Somalia Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo due to the emerge of several conflicts between the two countries one of them being the Indian ocean maritime border dispute which was solved few months back by the International Court of Justice.
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Today, the People's Daily, China reported that Russia summoned Polish and US ambassadors. This is according to a social media post by the news organization that read, "Russia summoned Polish ambassadors in Moscow, Russian media reported on Wednesday after the paint attack on Russian ambassador in Poland Sergei Andreev on May 9.
If you frequently visits social media platforms am sure your have met Ali Nur Muhammad. Ali Nur Muhammad is the aspirant Member of Parliament at Kamukunji Eastleigh, Nairobi. He is popular known as "Ambassador Americo". He is mostly dedicated to help youths and needy people on his way.
Former Somali leader Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was elected president in a vote restricted to the country's parliamentarians. He defeated the current president, Mohamed Abudallahi Farmajo, in 2017. Due to concerns about the conduct of the by-elections, only 328 Somali MPs voted, and one of them did not vote.
Today, Britain's Armed Forces Minister James Heappey visited Somalia and met Foreign Minister Abdisaid Muse Ali and Defense Minister Abdulkadir Mohamed Nur to discuss the security situation in the country. He also met commanders from the UK force and African Union Transition Mission in Somalia to discuss the challenge that they face.
The VOA journalist, Harun Maruf, has reported a suicide explosion at the heart of Mogadishu, a few hours ago orchestrated the Alshabaab militia group. The explosion that that was set at the K-4 airport road led to the death of five individuals and at least eight casualties.
The long-awaited election in Somalia, finally happened yesterday 15th of May. Hassan was elected as the new president of Somalia, this being his second term in office. He was the president of Somalia from 2012 to 2017 and he has been able to regain the presidency for the second time after being out of office for five years
A police officer who was in court to cross examined concerning terror suspects left the whole court in shock after challenging a senior council. According to the officer, he wanted to be addressed in English since he had no mastery of Swahili language. [Photo Courtesy] Constable Jackson Katana who appeared before Mombasa senior resident magistrate Vincent Adet, informed senior council Chacha Mwita that he should address him in English since he was not understanding what he was talking in Swahili.
This evening, a video shared by Dennis Itumbi, a close ally and organizer of Deputy President William Ruto, sparked some wild reactions on social media. Junet Mohamed accompanied Raila Odinga during his meeting with the Eastleigh business elite. Junet, who was recorded speaking in Somalia dialect, claimed that they were once again part of the stealing team that had previously rigged out former Prime Minister Raila Odinga.
The high court in Mombasa today ordered the government to make public the details of standard gauge railway (SGR) contract. According to the Star, the court stated the state is required by law to contract details they sign. Will the government comply? The chances are very slim.
A presidential candidate in the Somalia elections has asked the Nairobi High Court to obtain the release of his passport so that he can go to Mogadishu and campaign for the country's top position. Mohamed Yassin Ismael, 71, who is facing an Sh4 million fraud charge at the Makadara law courts, has asked Justice Grace Nzioka to order the court deputy registrar to hand over his passport because the case has been settled.