US, UK strengthen AMISOM intel-gathering capabilities

African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops are making strides in improving their intelligence-gathering capabilities in the fight against violent extremist organizations like al-Shabaab...

Senior Kenyan official dies from al-Shabaab injuries

A senior Kenyan official on Wednesday succumbed to injuries sustained during an Al-Shabaab terror attack in the coastal Lamu County in July in which...

UAE ambassador meets IGAD special envoy to Somalia

Mohammed Ahmed Al Othman, the UAE Ambassador to Mogadishu, met Mohamed Ali Guyo, Special Envoy of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development, IGAD, to Somalia,...

SRSG Keating Welcomes Parliamentary Review of 2016 Media Law

The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) in Somalia Michael Keating has noted the recent introduction of legislation in Somalia’s Federal Parliament that...

Lawmaker warns of new rift between Govt and Federal states

Professor Mohamed Omar Dalha, a member of Federal Parliament of Somalia has warned a new political turmoil in the country, as a rift between...

Southwest state Supports Saudi Arabia and UAE on the Gulf Crisis

South West of Somalia announced that it cut its ties with Qatar because it stood with the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia for...

A huge fire guts down Mogadishu’s second largest Market

A massive fire has gutted down sections of the second largest marketplace in Somali capital, Mogadishu on Saturday night , causing  unspecified loss of...

Somaliland elects Muse Bihi as the new President

The Electoral commision of Somaliland (NEC) has announced that Muse Bihi Abdi, a candidate from the ruling Kulmiye party as the new President of...

Kenya on alert after ‘deadliest’ Somalia explosion

Security agencies in Kenya have been placed on high alert after a truck bomb exploded in Mogadishu, Somalia, killing 276 people. “Officers are on high...

Turkish Airlines brings 60 tons of food aid to Somalia

A Turkish Airlines cargo plane carrying over 60 tons of food aid arrived in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Tuesday. The supplementary food aid is for...