Mohammed Adow

Mohammed Adow

"Mohammed Adow is an Al Jazeera roving correspondent based in Doha. He has more than 15 years of experience reporting from across Africa.

Mohammed has filed exclusive reports for Al Jazeera about the Ogaden fighters who have been battling to achieve an autonomous state in eastern Ethiopia. He has also reported from the Rift Valley and elsewhere in Kenya about the post-election violence that rocked the nation, and covered conflicts in Somalia and Sudan."

War & Conflict

Somalis angry over government's failure to prevent deadly blast

More than 300 people were killed in two bombings on Saturday and hundreds of others injured.

Somalis angry over government's failure to prevent deadly blast

Middle East

Turkish President Erdogan says US consulate staffer is a spy

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says a detained staff member of the US consulate is a spy with official links to Fethullah Gullen, a US-based Muslim scholar the leader accuses of attempting a coup in 2016.

Turkish President Erdogan says US consulate staffer is a spy

Africa

Kenyans fascinated by judge who annulled president's election win

Many Kenyans have become fascinated by the judge who overturned President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election over vote fraud allegations. It is the first time in the country's history that an election petition has gone against a sitting president.

Kenyans fascinated by judge who annulled president's election win

Africa

Kenya court nullifies presidential vote

The Supreme Court of Kenya has declared the results of August presidential election null and void, saying there should be a new vote within 60 days.

Kenya court nullifies presidential vote

Africa

Kenya: Supreme Court to rule over disputed presidential election

Three weeks after Kenyans went to the polls to vote for their president - the country's Supreme Court is about to give its verdict on who won the disputed election.

Kenya: Supreme Court to rule over disputed presidential election

Africa

Kenya: Herdsmen accuse security forces of killing livestock

Herdsmen in northern Kenya say security forces are killing civilians, destructing property, shooting their livestock and wiping out entire villages.

Kenya: Herdsmen accuse security forces of killing livestock

Africa

Fourth time lucky? Raila Odinga's new bid to be Kenya's president

The son of Kenya's first vice president is running for the presidency for the fourth - and most likely – last time.

Fourth time lucky? Raila Odinga's new bid to be Kenya's president

Middle East

Turkey: 'The smallest sound frightens orphaned Syrian refugees'

The conflict in Syria has displaced millions of civilians and killed hundreds of thousands of people. At least 50,000 orphaned children have escaped to Turkey, where some are cared for by charities.

Turkey: 'The smallest sound frightens orphaned Syrian refugees'

Middle East

Turkish and Kurdish forces clash in northern Syria, tensions rise

Mounting tensions between Kurdish and Turkish troops in northern Syria have threatened to open a new front in the country’s complex war.

Turkish and Kurdish forces clash in northern Syria, tensions rise

Africa

Somali pirates target ships in the Indian Ocean

Pirates appear to be making a comeback in the Indian Ocean. Attacks were common until warships from an international force launched a major crackdown five years ago. But the ambushing of four ships by Somali pirates has ended the relative calm

Somali pirates target ships in the Indian Ocean

Middle East

GCC crisis: Turkey comes to Qatar's aid with food supplies

A Saudi-led blockade imposed against Qatar raised fears of a food crisis in Qatar, as most of its supplies come from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. But the shortages have eased with Turkey and Iran shipping in meat, fruit and vegetables.

GCC crisis: Turkey comes to Qatar's aid with food supplies

Africa

Somali fishermen complain about illegal vessels

Some fishermen in Somalia are being pushed towards piracy, because illegal fishing off the Somali coast is damaging their livelihood.

Somali fishermen complain about illegal vessels