Somalia military court sentences army officer to death

Somali military court on Tuesday sentenced a senior army official to death after finding him guilty of murdering chief commander of the Somali marines...

Somali army repels Al Shabaab after attack in Qoryooley district

Somali government forces have repelled Al-Shabaab after an attack on Qoryooley, the southern agriculture-rich in Lower Shabelle region on Monday night, officials said. The troops...

Suspect arrested after Al Shabaab attack on Wajir teachers

A suspect has been arrested following the killing of four people by suspected al Shabaab militants in Wajir County. Three teachers and the wife of...

Prominent Somali Elder passes away in Mogadishu

Ahmed Dirie Ali, a leading Somali Elder has passed away in Mogadishu on Monday night following an illness. Late Ali who was the spokesman of...

Cabinet endorses director of Somalia’s Communications Authority

The Cabinet has unanimously endorsed Abdi Sheik Ahmed for the post of Director-General of the National Communications Authority (NCA) of Somalia, which is established...

Somalia appoints Police and Intelligence commanders

Somali cabinet has overwhelmingly voted Monday to endorse the appointment of the new Police and Intelligence Agency during a meeting in Mogadishu. According to a...

Turkish deputy PM scheduled to pay an official visit to Somalia

Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Çavuşoğlu is scheduled to pay a two-day official visit to Sudan and Somalia starting on Tuesday. According to the statement from...

Bakaro market closed for the 2nd day over increased tax

Traders in Somalia's largest market, Bakara, on Sunday boycotted the business over what they termed as punitive tax measures imposed by the government. Traders told...

Humanitarian Crisis in Somalia far from over, says UN official

The top United Nations humanitarian official in Somalia has commended the drought relief and recovery efforts of the authorities in the northern state of...

Somali Police arrest suspected rapist in Mogadishu

Somali Police authorities on Monday arrested a suspect in the rape occurred on the northern outskirts of the capital Mogadishu. Col Mohamud Hussein, a senior Police officer...