Somali Govt deploys more troops to beef up security in Beledweyne

A Somali government official said that more forces were being deployed to Beledweyne city, the regional capital of Hiran after attacks that left several...

Kenya says Few Kenyan youths joining Al Shabaab

The number of Kenyan youth joining terror groups such as Al Shaabab and Islamic State in Somalia (ISIS) has greatly reduced, the government has...

Somalia’s South West State Police Train on Public Order Management

A total of 30-police officers drawn from various stations in the South West state have successfully completed a 10-day Public Order course in Baidoa, the...

Somali soldier killed in Mogadishu amid surge in assassinations

Gunmen thought to be Al-Shabaab members have assassinated in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Sunday amidst tight security measures imposed on the seaside city. The...

Somali police escape roadside bomb near Mogadishu

At least one person was killed and several, including a bodyguard, were wounded in a remote-controlled landmine blast near Mogadishu, the Somali capital on...

PM Khaire speaks about Somalia’s re-entry to COMESA

Somalia has officially joined Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) after having fulfilled the terms and conditions of accession. The country was a...

AMISOM forces start withdrawing from Somalia

The African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) forces are set to start being withdrawn progressively and their responsibilities transferred to the federal government and...

Gunmen kill a former electoral delegate in Beledweyne city

Suspected Al-Shabaab assassins were reported to have shot and killed a tribal elder in Beledweyne, the regional capital of Hiiraan province in central Somalia...

Car bombing in Mogadishu kills 1, wounds at least 3 people

At least one person was killed and three others have been wounded in a car bomb explosion in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Saturday,...

Somalis among 450 undocumented migrants held across Turkey

A total of 450 undocumented migrants were held across Turkey on Thursday, according to security sources. In the northwestern province of Edirne, 102 migrants were...