UAE residents to pay double for tobacco products

From today, residents across the country with a love for sugary drinks and cigarettes will be feeling the pinch, as the UAE's excise tax...

U.S. identifies Navy SEAL killed in Somalia operation

FALMOUTH, Maine(SPO) — On Saturday the U.S. Department of Defense announced the death of Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Kyle Milliken. The department did not specify...

Hamas praises Somali president’s refusal to meet Netanyahu

The Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) on Monday praised the refusal of Somali President Mohammed Abdullah Faramago to meet Prime Minister of the Israeli occupation...

IN PICTURES: Southwest state officials take part in demo in support of the court’s...

large demonstration wast held today in Baidoa town, Southwest state in support of the death penalty imposed by a military court on the soldier...

PM Abiy Ahmed in Asmara,Eritrea, for a historic visit

Ethiopian Prime minister Dr Abiy Ahmed reportedly arrived in Asmara, Eritrea, for a historic working visit. He will hold talks with Eritrean president Isayas...

Somalia to register foreign nationals in the country

The Somali government plans to conduct a registration exercise of all foreign nationals in the country.  The motive is...

Somalia to use proportional representation model in 2020 polls

Somalia has settled for Proportional Representation electoral model joining countries such as Germany, Sweden, Russia and Italy, SPO has learnt. A source at the National...

Upper Jubba University for academic excellence in Somalia -UJU

BAIDOA(SPO)-Upper Jubba University for academic excellence in Somalia . We pick the best and brightest students purely on their academic merit and passion for...

South West President Congratulates Muse Bihi On His Election

Baidoa –(SPO)- The president of South West State of Somalia, H.E Shariif Hassan Sheikh Aden has congratulated the new president-elect of the self-declared state...

Five bodies found buried in shallow grave in Mandera

Locals at the scene where five bodies were discovered buried in a shallow grave on July 3, 2017. PHOTO | MANASE OTSIALO | NATION...

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