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Mogadishu, June 1, 2014:- The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) of Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF), Brigadier General Samuel Omar Williams yesterday arrived in Mogadishu for

Kisimayo-October 19th, 2013: A delegation from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) held a consultative meeting with the Leader of Juba Interim Administration, Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Islan

President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma, Commander-in–Chief of the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF),  bade farewell to the first Sierra Leone battalion that  departed the shores for

On 10 January 2013, Somali police detained a journalist after he interviewed a woman who reported she was raped by members of the Somali security forces some months

When a Turkish Airlines flight touched down at Aden Adde International Airport near the Somali capital of Mogadishu on 16 March, it seemed like a sign of good

NEW YORK, 28 September 2012—The future of Somalia and the well-being of its people rests significantly on empowering its large youth population, said the United Nations Development Programme

Addis Ababa, 24 August 2012: The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, Dr Jean Ping (in photo), welcomes the recent encouraging developments in Somalia. In particular,

Branded a ‘failed state’, the Somali Region has become known for kidnappings of international aid workers, being the training ground for terrorists, and a base for piracy operations

The attention of the Government of Sierra Leone and the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) has been drawn to media reports that the Al-Shabab group has