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Somalia-Kenya maritime court case still pending, ICJ source says

0 Visits: 218 | Sunday March 10, 2019 - 09:59:05
The maritime delimitation case between Somalia and Kenya still pending before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) as there are no indications for a proposed alternative option, according to ICJ source.

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Somalia tends to calm Djibouti over Ethiopia's AMISOM role

0 Visits: 1613 | Monday February 04, 2019 - 20:19:24
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer / Horn Globe News) - Somali government sent its Parliament Speaker Mohamed Mursal to Djibouti for secret talks with the Djiboutian president, sources revealed, in what many say might be related to a fresh rivalry within AMISOM troop contributing countries.

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Exclusive: Al-Shabaab continues to extort money from Somalia businesses, Finnish investment attempts to step in

0 Visits: 783 | Sunday January 27, 2019 - 14:52:09
Mogadishu (Horn Observer/Horn Globe Media) Somali government is weak and unable to protect business society from al-Shabaab extortion of taxes. This week its Minister of Commerce and Industry confessed that terror group was plundering huge sums of money from businesses in areas under government control…

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Pro-Kabila camp won DR Congo legislative poll: AFP tally

0 Visits: 194 | Saturday January 12, 2019 - 13:28:30
KINSHASA, Parties supporting outgoing Democratic Republic of Congo president Joseph Kabila won a majority in long-delayed legislative elections, according to an AFP tally of results released Saturday, as the opposition sought a recount of the disputed presidential poll.

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Somali President pressures speaker to have Parliamentary committee on finance dissolved as militants intensify attacks

0 Visits: 651 | Tuesday December 25, 2018 - 19:24:52
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo is reportedly pressuring the speaker of the parliament Mohamed Mursal to urgently dissolve the parliamentary committee on finance, sources told Horn Observer

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