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News Somalia » Galguduud: Somalia: Elders negotiate with al-Shabab over soldiers

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2016/11/somalia-elders-negotiate-al-shabab-soldiers-161116061954168.html
Publication date: Wednesday 23 November 2016

They are standing in front of an iron-gated compound in the centre of the town of Gal'ad in Somalia's central region of Galguduud, holding AK-47 rifles. Until a few days ago, the young men, who are all from the town, were government soldiers fighting ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: Somalia: Vengeance Is In The Air

News channel or source: https://strategypage.com/qnd/somalia/articles/20141215.aspx
Publication date: Sunday 14 December 2014

December 13, 2014: In central Somalia (Galguduud province) fifteen people (five soldiers and ten Sufi militiamen) died when troops drove the Sufi militia out of a village they had occupied. Since late 2011 Sufi militiamen have been again fighting al ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: Somalia: Leading Candidates in Somali September 10 Election

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201209071267.html
Publication date: Friday 07 September 2012

Somalia will on September 10, 2012 go to the polls to elect their president after several delays in the election process ... least is Abdirahman Abdullahi Baadiyow who was born in 1954 in Galguduud in central Somalia. Baadiyow joined the Somali National ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: “112 Year Old Man Who Married 7 Year Old” & Other Odd Couples Who Will Make You Believe That There Is Someone Out There For You

News channel or source: https://daily.bhaskar.com/news/LIF-WEW-odd-unusual-couples-5583063-PHO.html
Publication date: uesday 25 April 2017

The wedding between Ahmed Muhamed Dore and Safia Abdullah took place in Guriceel, in the Galguduud region of Somalia. Mr. Dore and his teenage bride are from the same village, and he said that he had waited for her to grow up before proposing. At 95 years ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: Somali man, 112, marries 17-year-old girl

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/somalia/6458308/Somali-man-112-marries-17-year-old-girl.html
Publication date: Wednesday 28 October 2009

A crowd of hundreds attended the wedding between Ahmed Muhamed Dore and Safia Abdulleh in Guriceel, in the Galguduud region of Somalia. Mr Dore said: "Today God helped me realise my dream." Mr Dore and his teenage bride are from the same village ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: Somalia Islamists receive arms from Iran-linked groups: U.N. monitors

News channel or source: http://www.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/11/265631.html
Publication date: Sunday 10 February 2013

The supply chains in Yemen are largely Somali networks in that country, council diplomats said on condition of anonymity. “In Galguduud (central Somalia), Shabaab received arms, including IED (improvised explosive device) components,” a Security ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: Somali envoy to Ethiopia accuses Eritrea of supporting militia

News channel or source: http://www.sudantribune.com/spip.php?article16767
Publication date: Sunday 23 July 2006

It has also been sending arms into central Somalia, especially Galguduud”, the Somali envoy told reporters. The ambassador said they would like these actions to be stopped since the actions would not hurt Eritrea rather than harming the interest of ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: Somalian, 112, marries teenage girl 95 years his junior... and plans to have children

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1223768/Somali-man-112-marries-girl-17--plans-children-her.html
Publication date: hursday 29 October 2009

Today God helped me realise my dream,' he said, after the wedding in the region of Galguduud. The bride's family ... celebrated their marriage late Tuesday in central Somalia before hundreds of guests. Somali adolescent girls are often married off to ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: FACTBOX: Facts about Somali opposition leader Aweys

News channel or source: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-somalia-conflict-aweys-factbox-sb-idUKTRE5560W020090607
Publication date: Saturday 06 June 2009

Here are some facts about Aweys, an influential figure among insurgents in Somalia where he has headed numerous Islamist groups since the 1990s: * The 62-year-old bespectacled cleric was born on the outskirts of Dhusamareb town in the Galguduud region of ...

News Somalia » Galguduud: Al-Shabab Somalia Attacks: Military Base Stormed Hours After Raid On Government Building

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/al-shabab-somalia-attacks-military-base-stormed-hours-after-raid-government-building-1973779
Publication date: hursday 18 June 2015

Jun 18 2015 Somalia’s army said Thursday it foiled a suicide attack by al-Shabab militants at a regional government meeting where local leaders were adopting constitutions for the Galguduud and Mudug regions, which are in the process of forming a new state.