Home Tags Somalia

Tag: Somalia

ICED to support Somalia to advance evidence-based policy agenda

The International Centre for Evaluation and Development (ICED) has signed a partnership agreement that will see the Federal Republic of Somalia deploy evidence-based policies...

Somalia formally admitted into EAC

Somalia has formally been admitted to the East African Community (EAC). It joins Kenya, Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, South Sudan, Uganda...

Kenya’s grants for Somalia peacekeeping mission hit Ksh 6.9B

Kenya’s receipts for its peacekeeping mission in Somalia under the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) almost doubled to reach Ksh 6.98 billion...

EAC begins talks on Somalia’s membership

The East African Community (EAC) on Tuesday began talks in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, to admit Somalia into the regional economic bloc. Peter Mathuki,...

Kenya-Somalia sign bilateral air services agreement

The government of Kenya and Somalia Wednesday signed a Bilateral Air Services Agreement at Transcom House, Nairobi. The agreement allows designated airlines of each Contracting...

Newsline: Government suspends reopening of Kenya-Somalia boarder

The government has temporarily suspended its plans to reopen Kenya-Somalia border points following a surge in terrorist attacks in the Northern region. The temporal suspension comes two weeks after five civilians were killed by Al shabab militants in the villages of Juhudi and Salama in Lamu County.

Somalia in danger of losing hard-won gains, Security Council hears

Despite gains made in tackling terrorism and advancing the electoral process in Somalia, top UN officials warned the Security Council on Thursday that extra...