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Wasiirka Dastuurka Soomaaliya Cabdiraxmaan Xoosh Jibriil oo wariyeyaasha kula hadlayay Garoowe maanta oo Axad ah. [Sawirka]

Somalia’s Minister of Constitution arrives in Garowe for consultation

Garowe-(Puntland Mirror) Somalia’s Minister of Constitution Abdurahman Hosh Jibril has arrived in Garowe on Sunday. The minister’s trip to Garowe aimed to hold consultation with Puntland civil society and parliament on constitutional review process, Hosh told reporters. Members from the Constitutional Review and Implementation Oversight Committee of Somali Parliamentary and the Independent Constitutional Review and Implementation Commission accompanied the minister[Read More…]

by February 11, 2018 0 comments English News
Sawirka: Maleeshiyada ISIS ee ku sugan gudaha Soomaaliya.

US sanctions Somali businessman for supporting ISIS militants

Washington-(Puntland Mirror) The US has sanctioned a Somali businessman accused of supporting ISIS faction in Puntland, Somalia. In a statement issued by U.S. Treasury on Friday, said it had sanctioned Mohamed Mire Ali Yusuf and his firms Liibaan Trading and Al Mutafaq Commercial Company for activities supporting Islamic State in Somalia. Mohamed Mire Ali Yusuf also known as “Soo Dareeri”[Read More…]

by February 10, 2018 0 comments English News
Kolonyo katirsan ciidamadda Ammaanka Puntland PSF oo ku sugan buuraha Galgala. [Sawirka: Facebook/psf]

PSF arrest 3 Al-Shabab suspects in Galgala Mountains

Bosaso-(Puntland Mirror) Three suspected members of Al-Shabab were arrested in an operation in Galgala Mountains, Puntland Security Forces (PSF) said in a statement posted on Facebook Thursday. In the statement, PSF said the operation against Al-Shabab militants took place in the areas of Dhadhabo, Ceeldibir, Durduri, Harweyn, Karin, Madarshoon and Diindigle in the Galgala Mountains. The arrested members were taken[Read More…]

by February 8, 2018 2 comments English News
Somali millitary court chairman Hassan Nuur Shuute. [File Photo]

Somali military court sentences Al-Shabab member to death over Mogadishu truck bomb

Mogadishu-(Puntland Mirror) A military court in Mogadishu on Tuesday sentenced Al-Shabab member to death penalty for Mogadishu truck bomb, the court chairman Hassan Nuur Shuute announced. The court also sentenced two men to prison, while two others were released due to lack of evidence. More than 500 people were killed in truck bomb blast in Mogadishu on October 14, 2017, which[Read More…]

by February 6, 2018 0 comments English News
The vessel washed up on the shore of Bosaso. [Photo File]

Merchant vessel carrying shipment likely to sink off Bosaso

Bosaso-(Puntland Mirror) A merchant vessel carrying some 1500 tons of shipment is likely to sink off Bosaso’s Red Sea after officials of Bosaso port refused to dock at the port, residents said. Pictures posted on social media shows a vessel washed up on the shore of Bosaso. There is no comment from the Puntland authorities on the vessel. Puntland handed[Read More…]

by February 5, 2018 0 comments English News
Askar katirsan ciidamadda Puntland oo saaran gaariga loo yaqaan "Cabdi Bile" Buuraha Galgala. [Sawirka]

Roadside bomb blast kills Puntland soldier in Galgala Mountains

Garowe-(Puntland Mirror) Puntland soldier was killed on Tuesday in roadside bomb blast in Galgala Mountains of Bari region, military source said. A military source, who requested anonymity, told Puntland Mirror that Puntland soldier was killed after roadside bomb struck military vehicle in Sugure area of the Galgala Mountains. At least two soldiers were also wounded in the blast, according to[Read More…]

by January 30, 2018 0 comments English News
Ciidamo katirsan Puntland oo difaac uga jira tuulada Tukaraq ee gobolka Sool. [Sawirka]

Puntland and Somaliland forces clashed near Tukaraq village

Garowe-(Puntland Mirror) Armed forces from Puntland and Somaliland clashed near Tukaraq village in Sool region on Sunday morning, army source said. “Clash between Puntland and Somaliland broke out in an area close to Tukaraq, but the clash not moving now, “ the source, who requested anonymity told Puntland Mirror. “During the clash, both sides were using light and heavy machine[Read More…]

by January 28, 2018 0 comments English News
Saraakiisha ammaanka oo warbaahinta la hadlaya markii ay soo bandhigayeen madaafiicda. [Xigashada Sawurka: Puntland Post]

Quantities of mortar shells captured in Bosaso

Bosaso-(Puntland Mirror) Puntland security officials in Bosaso displayed quantities of mortar shells captured in raids took place in the port town over the past few weeks. The officials declined to comment more specific details on the weapon, they claimed the investigation is still underway. Several attacks occurred in Bosaso in the past years, claimed by Al-Shabab and ISIS.

by January 27, 2018 0 comments English News
Abdinur Elmi Mohamoud. [File Photo]

Puntland Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation dies in Mogadishu

Mogadishu-(Puntland Mirror) Puntland Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation, Abdinur Elmi Mohamoud also known as Biindhe has died in Mogadishu this morning, where he had been receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness, his family said. Biindhe was one of the Puntland first ministers when it was established in 1998, he held two ministerial posts in the current government of President Abdiweli[Read More…]

by January 26, 2018 0 comments English News
Madaxweynaha dowladda Puntland Cabdiweli Maxamed Cali. [Xigashada Sawirka: Xafiiska Warfaafinta Madaxtooyada]

Puntland President appoints new police chief

Garowe-(Puntland Mirror) Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali has appointed Abdullahi Shire Dool as the new police chief, according to presidential decree issued on Thursday. In the decree, President Ali also selected Bile Farah Ali as the deputy chief. In late 2017, the President suspended former Puntland police chief Abdikadir Farah Ereg after he opened fire on Nugal governor Omar Abdullahi[Read More…]

by January 25, 2018 0 comments English News
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