Somali Pirate Arrested After Adding Ex-Hostage to Facebook

Stories of bandits arrested after attempting to contact their former victims are by no means uncommon, but for American journalist Michael Scott Moore, it...

U.S. senators alarmed if China gets control of Djibouti port

Two prominent U.S. senators expressed alarm on Tuesday about the military and political consequences if China gains control of a port terminal in Djibouti,...

UN deputy envoy calls for free and fair election in Southwest state

Ahead of the upcoming presidential election in Somalia’s South West State, a senior United Nations official today urged all stakeholders in the poll to...

Warring sides in central Somalia urged to end the hostility through dialogue

Several people from two clans in Galgaduud region were killed and dozens injured in clan clashes. The parliament leadership urged the sides to end the...

Finance minister says Government sufficient to pay to its soldiers

Abdirahman Dualle Beyle, the finance minister of Somalia said Monday that the government is now sufficient to pay the monthly salaries and stipends of...

Al-Shabab executes foreign fighter in southern Somalia

Residents in Jilib district in Middle Jubba region say Al-Shabaab has executed a foreign jihadist on suspicion of having links with the Islamic State...

Somali Parliament debated on Aviation and Airspace Bill

The Members of Somali Parliament today debated on the country’s civil aviation bill less than a year after the country regained the control its...

Tense of fighting mounting high in central Somalia

Reports reaching us from Galgadud region in central Somalia indicate that an escalating tension is brewing in parts of Galgadud region of central Somalia...

AMISOM appeals to Ghana to deploy police to Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has appealed to the government of Ghana and the Ghana Police Administration to consider deploying a Formed...

Mogadishu mayor attends Islamic world mayors summit in Djibouti

The Mayors from Muslim countries arrived in Djibouti for a summit kicked off on Sunday. Mayors from 40 foreign countries in Asia, Europe, and Africa...