Puntland says it arrested killer of former Bari deputy governor

A police official in Puntland says security forces in the state’s commercial hub of Bosaso town have arrested the killer of former Bari deputy governor...

Uganda holds meeting to combat piracy in Somalia

Uganda has hosted a meeting of representatives from the different federal states and regions within Somalia to enhance maritime security in the Indian Ocean. The...

Al Shabaab hijacks vehicles carrying voters in Mandera

Gunmen believed to be Al Shabaab militia hijacked three vehicles in an attack along Lafey-Omar Jillow Road in Mandera County. Regional coordinator Mohamud Saleh said...

Somaliland MPs arrested in Hargeisa town

Reporting reaching us from Hargeisa indicate that Somaliland authorities have arrested several members of the state’s house of representative on Tuesday morning. Sources said, the...

UN refunds Kenya for KDF troops in Somalia

Refunds from the UN for Kenyan troops fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia were above budget, a rare gesture following persistent low and delayed reimbursement. The...

Somali MP security guards kill civilians in Mogadishu

Security guards for a member of Somalia’s Federal Parliament have shot and killed at least two civilians, and wounded in Mogadishu on Monday. An eyewitness...

Puntland President appoints new cabinet

The President of Puntland state of Somalia, Abdiweli Mohamed Ali (Gaas) has appointed his new cabinet ministers. President Ali unveiled a 53-member cabinet, including deputy...

Somali MPs pass government’s 2017 financial budget

The MPs of Somalia’s Federal Parliament have overwhelming approved the 2017 budget, submitted by the Minister of Finance Abdirahman Dualle Beyle lasy Month. According to...

Minneapolis Somali mosque explosion ‘an act of terrorism’, says governor

Governor Mark Dayton, who joined other public officials and community leaders for a meeting at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in suburban Minneapolis on...

Somalia: Nearly 15 ministers quit from HirShabelle administration

JOWHAR, Somalia - Thirteen ministers have reigned from HirShabelle state administration on Sunday, sparking a new political turmoil in the newly established federal state. The...