EU Training Mission in Somalia suffers another setback

The Netherlands is set to withdraw from the EU Training Mission in Somalia (EUTM-S) by April. It currently has 15 soldiers serving with the mission,...

US says two Al-Shabaab killed in latest Somalia airstrike

The U.S. military says it has killed two extremists and wounded another in an airstrike against al-Shabab fighters in Somalia. A statement from U.S. Africa...

KDF, SNA kill 23 Al-Shabaab militants near Kenyan border in clash

A combined joint task force of the Somali National Army (SNA) and Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) AMISOM contingent killed 23 members of Al-Shabaab terror...

Somali Prime Minster in UAE for two day official visit

A high-level delegation led by Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has arrived in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates...

Kenya: Bring Back Our Teachers, Wajir Leaders Tell TSC

At least 16 Northern Kenya MPs have demanded the unconditional return of teachers withdrawn from the region by the Teachers Service Commission on account...

113 East African refugees, including Somali migrants relocated to Italy

A group of 113 Eritrean, Somali and South Sudanese refugees who were living in Ethiopia's refugee camps have left here for Italy on Monday...

Fighter jets carry out an airstrike on Al Shabaab base in Somalia

Unknown fighters jets were reported to have carried out an airstrike against Al Shabaab controlled town in Southern Somalia on Tuesday, sources said. The warplanes fired...

Gunmen kill former electoral delegate outside Mogadishu

Unidentified gunmen have shot and killed a traditional elder on the outskirts of Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Monday evening, witnesses and Police said. Mohamed...

Somalia intensifies security operations after twin blasts

The Somali government has ordered security operation in Mogadishu and its environs after Friday's twin explosions that killed at least 32 people and injured...

Uganda blames Somalia for deadly Mogadishu shoot-out

The Ugandan army said Monday its troops shot dead three Somali soldiers in Mogadishu after a military convoy carrying Uganda's commander came under friendly...