UNHCR repatriates over 70,000 Somalis refugees from Kenya

The UN refugee agency said Thursday it has repatriated some 70,516 Somali refugees from Kenya since the voluntary return exercise begun in December 2014. The...

Al-Shabaab destroys communication mast in Kenya’s border region

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants destroyed a communication mast in Dabacity area in Mandera county of northeast Kenya on Tuesday night, officials confirmed on Wednesday. Regional government...

Gunmen kill two policemen at church on Kenya’s coast

Gunmen killed two police officers guarding a church on Kenya’s southern coast on Sunday in an attack that police said bore the hallmarks of...

Death toll in Baidoa restaurant suicide attack rises to 6

At least six people were killed and three wounded when a suicide bomber attacked a busy restaurant in Somalia's southwestern city of Baidoa on...

Al Shabaab militants attack Somali army base in Hiran region

Heavily armed Al shabaab militants have launched a daring attack on Somalii military bases at Far Libah area in Hiran region located near Beledweyne...

US forces increase Somalia airstrikes amid uncertainty over future

An intensifying U.S. airstrike campaign against Somalia is unlikely by itself to defeat a resilient band of al-Qaida-aligned militants, a fact that could tempt...

Mogadishu airport resumes night-time flights in 27 years

A cargo plane carrying 200 pilgrims from Saudi Arabia has landed at night-time at Mogadishu's Aden Adde International Airport on Sunday evening, September 23. Senior government...

Widespread corruption overshadows Mogadishu seaport

The largest port of Mogadishu, one of the strongest financial resources in the country, is feared to slow down its activities after a widespread...

Mogadishu seaport manager accused of widespread corruption

The manager of Mogadishu's main port, Ahmed Washington has been accused of a widespread corruption and taking forcefully unlawful money from the lorry truck. Ali...

Galmudug forces capture suspect over killing civilian in Galkayo

The security forces of Somalia's central semi-autonomous region of Galmudug have detained a suspect in connection with a civilian killing in Galkayo city on...