Posts Tagged ‘Somalia’

Death toll in Somalia’s Kismayo rise to 26 – Regional president

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 13, 2019
Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia’s southern port city of Kismayo, a regional state president said on Saturday, the deadliest day in the city since insurgents were driven out in 2012. A car bomb exploded at the hotel where local elders and […]
Somalia , Shukri Abdullahi Warsame

Woman Who Married 11 Husbands Killed

by Breaking Timeson May 9, 2018
A woman has been stoned to death in Somalia after a court run by al-Shabab convicted her of having several husbands, the militant group says. Shukri Abdullahi Warsame was accused of marrying eleven times, without divorcing her previous husbands. She was buried neck-deep and pelted to death with stones by al-Shabab fighters, say residents of […]

Bomb Kills 5 People During Football Match

by Breaking Timeson April 13, 2018
A bomb killed five spectators at a football match in southern Somalia, police and a lawmaker said on Friday, the first time an explosion has targeted a stadium. The blast went off in the port town of Barawe, in the Lower Shabelle region, when residents were watching a football match on Thursday, April 12, 2018, […]