Egypt on Sunday called for holding an urgent meeting at the Arab League at the level of permeant delegates to discuss the current crisis between Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mahmud and his Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed.
Kenya:Mandera hospital has no drugs, say county residents
Mandera residents have said there is no medicine in hospitals in the county.
Halima Ali Surrow, a patient at Mandera Referral Hospital, told the Star yesterday that she has only received painkillers for the two weeks she has been admitted.
Somalia: Speaker Jawari Starts Efforts to Settle Differences Between the President and the PM
The Speaker of the Federal Parliament of Somalia Mohamed Osman Jawari has announced that the parliament chairs engaged into efforts to settle the growing political differences between the country's President and the Prime Minister.
Somali PM to face 'no confidence' vote, donors fear instability
MOGADISHU - Somalia's prime minister will face a 'no confidence' vote next week, a lawmaker said on Friday, as frustrated donors voiced concerns over another bout of political infighting which could slow an economic recovery from more than two decades of war.
Somali conservationist bags UNEP's Champion of the Earth Award
Fatima Jibrell, a Somali female environmentalist, won the 2014 UN Environmental Programme (UNEP)'s Champions of the Earth award for her fight against illegal charcoal trade in the Horn of African nation.
Nairobi, Kenya - The killing of Ahmed Abdi Godane, the leader of Somalia's al-Shabab group - although significant - will not herald the end of East Africa's most dangerous organisation, said a confidential UN report that also warned of attacks in the region in coming months.