How poor health in Somalia hurts Mandera locals

Mandera is prone to outbreaks of chikungunya, cholera, dengue fever and polio because of proximity to Somalia and the nomadic lifestyle of residents. Health executive...

Somali Senate debates Berbera port agreement

The members of Somalia's Upper House chamber of Parliament are set to debate the controversial Berbera port agreement signed between Somaliland and UAE's DP...

UN says 10,000 children killed, maimed in conflicts worldwide

More than 10,000 children were killed or maimed amid armed conflicts worldwide last year, while others were raped, forced to serve as soldiers or...

Attacks cripple phone services in areas on Somali-Kenyan border

Residents of Hullugho in Garissa County along the border with Somalia have said that a poor communication network has made their lives difficult for...

Iran Naval Forces Repel Pirate Attack on Merchant Vessel in Gulf of Aden

Iranian naval forces have repelled pirates who were attacking one of the country’s merchant vessels in the Gulf of Aden. Iran's 48th naval fleet, comprised...

Somali President leaves for United Arab Emirates

A high-level delegation led by Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has jetted off to the United Arab Emirates on Sunday. Reports from Villa Somalia, the...

Somali PM pays his first visit to Baidoa, receives warm welcome

A high-level delegation led by Somali prime minister, Hassan Ali Kheire on Wednesday arrived in Baidoa, the interim capital of the Southwest state. Southwest state President...

PM Khaire says Somalia’s Return to Global Stage is Inevitable

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire called for an accelerated debt relief to help Somalia to implement its ambitious reforms, noting that Somalia's return...

Ethiopia PM woos stakeholders to help resolve Oromo-Somali conflict

Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has called on major stakeholders to assist the government to achieve a durable peace among the feuding parties in...