The African Media Leaders Forum Postponed due to the Ebola Crisis
3rd September 2014, Nairobi: The African Media Initiative (AMI) has taken the difficult decision of postponing the 7th African Media Leaders Forum, which was due to take place from November 12-14th 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa. This action is a result of much debate by the AMI board and management, and is informed by current developments on the continent.
U.S. strikes Somali militant camp in bid to kill al Shabaab leader
MOGADISHU- A U.S. military airstrike in Somalia has targeted the leader of the Islamist militant group al Shabaab, Somali and U.S. officials said on Tuesday, but they added it may take time to determine whether Ahmed Abdi Godane was killed.
Somalia: Radio Dalsan Strongly Denies its Staff Participated in Accord Training
In a press statement the management and the staff of Dalsan Radio strongly denies that any of its journalists participated the training conducted by African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes -ACCORD which was recently held in Kampala, Uganda.
Al-Shabaab leader's fate unclear after suspected U.S. drone strike
A suspected U.S. drone strike targeted senior leaders of Al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, but it's not clear if the leader of the Islamic militant group was wounded or killed, a Somali official said Tuesday.
Somalia forces foil Shabab attack on high security prison
Somali security forces said Sunday they had killed at least four Shabab militants, ending a coordinated car bomb and gun attack against the national intelligence headquarters and a detention facility in the capital Mogadishu.