Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed

 
Somali lawmakers delay presidential vote
Somali lawmakers delay presidential vote
Somali lawmakers on Tuesday extended by five days the time period needed to elect a new president after the post fell vacant with last month's...
Somali prime minister stands firm after sacking
Somali prime minister stands firm after sacking
Somalia's president announced Sunday he was sacking the Cabinet but the premier challenged the move, in a fresh clash between the two rivals that...
Mugabe looms over EU-Africa summit
Mugabe looms over EU-Africa summit
The leaders of Africa and the Europe Union (EU) gathered in Lisbon on Friday for a summit designed to forge a new era in ties, but which is in...
US pledges to bolster DRC against rebels
US pledges to bolster DRC against rebels
The United States and Africa's Great Lakes states agreed on Wednesday to rapidly strengthen Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) security forces in...
UN: Somalia freezes aid operations in south-east
UN: Somalia freezes aid operations in south-east
The Somali government has frozen aid activities in a south-eastern region most affected by the country's growing humanitarian crisis, a United...
Ethiopia: World is forgetting Somalia
Ethiopia: World is forgetting Somalia
Ethiopia has warned that the world's disinterest in sending peacekeepers to Somalia was dampening hopes of achieving peace in the shattered African...
Mortar barrage triggers Mogadishu clashes
Mortar barrage triggers Mogadishu clashes
Insurgents fired a barrage of mortars into an Ethiopian army camp in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, on Friday, triggering heavy fighting, residents...
Call for protection of press freedom in Somalia
Call for protection of press freedom in Somalia
A Somali media panel on Friday asked the country's new Prime Minister, Nur Hassan Hussein, to protect press freedom that has been under siege as...
Somali president names new prime minister
Somali president names new prime minister
Somali President Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed named a former senior police officer as his new prime minister on Thursday, more than three weeks after...
Thousands flee Mogadishu strife
Thousands flee Mogadishu strife
More than 170 000 people have fled fighting in Somalia's capital in the past two weeks, the United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday,...
Thousands flee fighting in Somali capital
Thousands flee fighting in Somali capital
The toll from some of the worst fighting in Somalia's war-wracked capital climbed to 59 on Saturday, as thousands fled the city fearing more...
Somali president in crisis talks to find new PM
Somali president in crisis talks to find new PM
Somali President Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed called crisis talks on Tuesday to find a new prime minister as the country's shaky government faced a...

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