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By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Sep 19th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a press release issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Investment Promotion of the Federal Republic of Somalia, the Somali government looks forward to a fair decision in what was called the Maritime border dispute between Somalia and Kenya...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Sep 17th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to Kulan Post, Five months after the infamous crackdown on Somali refugees in Nairobi, a number of Somali nationals studying in Kenyan universities and mid-level colleges decided to stop their classes and return to Somalia, or seek education elsewhere t...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Aug 14th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least seven Kenyan banks have issued notices to bring down their lending rates as they scramble to forestall a law on capping the charges. President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to reject or assent to a proposed law to limit interest rate commercial bank...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Aug 11th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday welcomed more Chinese investment and hailed China’s “Belt and Road” initiative while meeting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi. China is a sincere friend and important partner of Kenya, Kenyatt...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Aug 4th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia (DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Uganda Police Force has deployed a new contingent of officers to serve under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). The newly deployed personnel, from the Formed Police Unit (FPU), arrived yesterday and will be under the command of Senior Superinte...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Jul 31st, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Barely 12 hours after a failed coup in Turkey, Somalia’s cabinet met in Mogadishu to consider a request from Ankara to shut down two schools and a hospital linked to Fethullah Gulen, the Muslim cleric Turkey blames for the attempted putsch. Su...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jul 27th, 2016
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Mombasa,Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – At least five Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers were injured after their vehicle was hit by Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in the coastal town of Lamu on Tuesday. Regional police commander Francis Wanjohi said the military tanker ran over an IED alleg...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jul 26th, 2016
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Geneva, Switzerland ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency today appealed to donors for an additional $115.4 million to fund the voluntary return and reintegration of Somali refugees from Dadaab refugee camp, Kenya. Funding is also required for relocation of refugees from Dadaab to Kakum...
By Tajuddin
In Uncategorized
Jul 22nd, 2016
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Eldoret, Kenya (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenyan athletes aim to settle a few scores with their perennial opponents at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Kenya’s 10,000 metres duo Bedan Karoki and Paul Tanui reckon they have identified what it takes to finally overhaul British double ...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jul 22nd, 2016
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Mombasa, Kenya ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Police in Kenya’s port city of Mombasa on Thursday shot and killed two men they said were wanted fighters belonging to the Somali al Shabaab group, a senior officer said. The two, who had been under surveillance for two months, were killed after p...