Government

Somalia Prime Minister Suspends Foreign Minister Abdisaid Muse

Somalia’s prime minister has suspended his foreign affairs minister over allegations that he authorized an illegal shipment of charcoal to Oman. The Somali government banned charcoal exports a decade ago to prevent deforestation and the funding of conf…

Kenya ready to host the first G25 African Coffee Summit

NAIROBI— Kenya is poised to draw various economic and socio-cultural benefits by hosting the first G25 African Coffee Summit (ACS) on May 25-27 in Nairobi. Themed ‘Sustainable Development and Economic Growth in the African Coffee Sector’, theHeads of S…

New Somali President Hopes to Secure Capital from Al-Shabab

Somalia’s newly-elected president, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, says his government will focus on urgent issues including security, economic recovery, political stability, and debt relief during his first 100 days in office.Mohamud was elected Sunday for the…