Francisco Madeira, the Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia said the takeover is another major...
“I accept the responsibility. I have a very strong team," says Brig. Gen. Michael Kabango.
The US Deputy Assistant Secretary for East Africa, Amb. James Makila, expressed gratitude at UPDF’s outstanding contribution towards the African Mission...
According to Buntu's brother, Emmanuel Kananura, operatives donning military uniform stormed the house and took Buntu.
Of the 17, seven officers are from Kenya, six from Sierra Leone, three from Uganda and one from Zambia.
The UN wants AMISOM to eventually handover to the Somali National Army (SNA) by 2021.
AMISOM's spokesperson says the militants are still a challenge since they are embedded within the population and difficult to deal with.
The Commission’s chairperson, Halima Ismail Ibrahim, said the exercise will start early next year ahead of the one-person one-vote elections in 2020.
The DSRCC said the transition process would require doubling of efforts to further degrade and defeat the Al-Shabaab to a level that it cannot pose serious...
The UKMST’s advice and training support to AMISOM are in the areas of logistics, medical and heavy engineering capabilities.
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