Ethiopia sends consul to Somaliland

The Ethiopia government has appointed a new consul to Somaliland capital Hargeisa. The new consul will be Mr.Shamsudin Ahmed Roble who once served as Ethiopia's ambassador...

Somali government halts activities of a foreign research organization

The Federal government of Somalia has banned Sahan research company to operate inside the country on Monday for national security reasons. Statement from the Ministry...

Somali PM holds crucial meeting with parliament speaker

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheire has held a meeting with the Speaker of the House of the People, Mohamed Mursal Sheikh Abdirahman, in...

Puntland’s incumbent president announces he is running for reelection

Abdiweli Mohamed Ali, the incumbent President of Puntland state of Somalia, announced Tuesday that he would run again for Presidential election. Abdiweli made the announcement...

KDF Arrests Al Shabaab members Planting Explosives in Lamu County

Members of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) were engaged in a shootout with Al Shabaab militants who they caught trying to plant explosives at...

Somali Prime Minister names new Minister for Public Works

Somali Prime minister Hassan Ali Kheire has appointed Abdi Adan Hosow as the new minister for Public Works barely a day after Abdifitah Ibrahim...

U.S. military says it killed 62 militants in airstrikes

The U.S. military said Monday it had killed 62 militants in six airstrikes Saturday and Sunday in the vicinity of Gandarshe in Somalia's south-central...

Somali minister steps down amid political crisis in the country

The minister for public works and housing of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Abdulfatah Gesey has resigned on Sunday. Speaking during a press conference in...

Somali government says shut down NISA’s Godka Jilacow prison

The Federal Government of Somalia, FGS, has converted a maximum security prison into a training facility as part of reforming its national intelligence apparatus. The news...

Car bomb explosion reported in downtown Mogadishu

A huge explosion was heard on Sunday noon in Mogadishu, the Somali capital amid tight security measures that have been in place in the...