Somali downplays US travel advisory
The Somali Regional State has downplayed the US government’s travel advisory which notified its citizens not to travel to the Eastern tip of Ethiopia-Somali Region, The Reporter has learnt.
New AGE discovers gas reserve in Ogaden
The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum disclosed that the British energy firm New Age (African Global Energy Ltd) has discovered 1.6 Trillion Cubic Feet of natural gas reserve in the Ogaden basin, Somali Regional State.
Reigniting Somali politics
Abiy Ahmed (PhD), chairman of the Oromo Democratic Party (ODP) and chairman of the Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) attending the concluding ceremony of the 10th general assembly of the Somali Democratic Party (SDP) on Wednesday, has urged the Somali politicians to push their political activity further and play their role in the national politics at the center.
WFP resumes dispatching food aid to Somali Region
The World Food Program (WFP) has recommenced food aid to Somali Regional State’s most affected areaswhich have been cut-off from humanitarian assistance for closeto a year due to security risks.
Somali regional council lifts immunity of 12 individuals
In its ordinary meeting that was held in Jigjig, the capital of the Somali Regional State, the regional council lifted the immunity of 12 of its members
Mass protests erupt over mosque demolitions
- Two deaths were reported - Thirty-seven police personnel...
Kenya’s GMO plans disrupted, but Ethiopia pushes forward with testing
The Kenyan government's move to import Genetically Modified Organisms...
Nurturing promising female athletes in a town of runners
Fetiya Abdi began her athletic career at age 14....
MIDROC Gold in Hot Water again, denies damaging the environment
Human Rights Watch recommends gov’t to suspend Midroc’s license The...