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4 Killed in Baidoa Attack Targeting Somali Governor

4 Killed in Baidoa Attack Targeting Somali Governor

A Somali regional governor has survived an assassination attempt Saturday after a suicide bomber attacked a restaurant in the town of Baidoa in the southwestern Bay region. Witnesses and officials said a man wearing a suicide vest tried to approach the governor of the Bay region, Ali Wardhere Dooyow, but a security guard blocked his […]

UNICEF Pledges Continued Aid Effort In Nigeria After Convoy Attack

UNICEF Pledges Continued Aid Effort In Nigeria After Convoy Attack

United Nations children’s agency UNICEF said it is continuing its aid work in northeastern Nigeria, a former stronghold of Islamist militant group Boko Haram, despite an attack on a humanitarian convoy earlier this week. The U.N. agency said late on Friday that it “continues to provide assistance to millions of conflict-affected children” in the region. […]