Severe water shortage reported in Gedo region

Virtually all pastureland has disappeared and most water sources have dried up in Somalia's southern region of Gedo, increasing the likelihood of malnutrition and...

Somali police chief pays visit to Baidoa city

The Somali Police Force Commander, Bashir Abdi (Ameeriko) arrived in Baidoa, the capital of Bay region as part of his regional tour. The commander, accompanied...

Somali forces carry out security sweep in Beledweyne town

The security forces in Beledweyne town, central Somalia have conducted a massive operation overnight in response to the latest insecurity incidents. The planned operation by...

Nearly 80 militants killed in Lower Jubba region

Somali National Army (SNA) backed by the international partners on Saturday killed 73 al-Shabab militants and destroyed armored vehicles in southern Somalia. Jubbaland said the...

Al-Shabaab launches attack on military base near Kismayo city

Heavily armed Al-Shabaab fighters have launched a daring attack on Somali military base located in a small village on the outskirts of Kismayo on...

NISA says Al-Shabab operative arrested in Mogadishu

Somalia's National Intelligence and Security Agency said it captured an Al-Shabab member during a covert operation carried out in Mogadishu on 18th January...

Bomb explosion reported in Baidoa town, no casualties

A loud explosion was heard last night in the downtown Baidoa, the interim capital city of Southwest State of Somalia, police, and witnesses said. The...

Five suspects in court over Nairobi hotel attack

Five suspects, including a Canadian citizen, appeared in a Kenyan court on Friday in connection with an Islamist attack on a Nairobi hotel complex...

Kenya arrests 9 suspects over bloody hotel siege

Nine people have been arrested in Kenya following an attack on a luxury hotel compound in the capital Nairobi that killed at least 21...

Al-Shabab ambushes Ethiopian troops’ convoy in Somalia

Ethiopian forces under the framework of African Union Mission (AMISOM) have engaged Al-Shabaab fighters in fierce fighting at a remote area near Burhakaba town...