Minnesota businesses join fight against extremist recruiting
At dinners with imams, meetings with youth and even large community forums, Minnesota's U.S. attorney kept asking members of the state's Somali community the same question: What could he do to stop terrorist recruiting that had already lured dozens of young men and women overseas?
70 teachers who fled N Eastern terror moved to Kilifi schools
Seventy primary and secondary school teachers who fled Garissa and North Eastern over insecurity have been transferred to Kilifi County. The teachers had declined to go back to the region following the April 2 terrorist attack at Garissa University College where about 147 students lost their lives.
The Kuwait government says it would provide support to Somalia for the fight against the Al-Qaeda linked group which is fighting to overthrow the western-backed government in the horn of Africa nation.
Jailed Somali pirate face grim life conditions in Kenyan prison
Dozens of jailed Somali pirates are languishing in an infamous prison in the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa with Somali officials including Somalia’s ambassador to Kenya who spent the Eid festival celebrations with pirates in the jail witnessed a grim personal and appalling life conditions inside the detention centre.