Al-Shabaab claims killing 8 Somali soldiers in roadside attack

The Al Qaeda-linked militant group Al Shabaab has claimed to have killed at least 8 Somali soldiers in a remote-controlled landmine blast in Lower...

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...

Alleged Cape Town gangster sentenced to 35 years in jail

John Arnoldus was sentenced in the Bellville Regional Court in Cape Town to 35 years imprisonment for two murders and an attempted murder committed...

Somali parliament bans DP World from operating in the country

Somalia's Federal Parliament has on Monday voted unanimously a legislation banning the UAE ports operator DP World after signing a controversial agreement with Somaliland. During the...

Somali, Kenyan officials discuss security in Gedo region

Somali and Kenyan officials held a meeting in El Wak town on Sunday night discussing the security situation of Gedo region following series of...

Qatar calls united front against Al Shabaab militants

Qatar participated in the 13th meeting of the Co-ordinating Committee of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), held in the Japanese capital, Tokyo. Qatari Foreign Minister’s...

Al Shabaab guns down two district officials in Mogadishu

Al Shabaab said it has assassinated two district officials in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Saturday evening, the latest in series of such incidents...

Galmudug forces move into military bases vacated by Ethiopian troops

The troops of Somalia's central Federal member state of Galmudug took over the military bases in Dhusamareb after the withdrawal of Ethiopian forces on...

Somali PM Inspects Security Conditions of Mogadishu

Somali PM, Hassan Ali Khaire, along with security ministry and security chief has inspected several police stations in Mogadishu on the eve of the Holy...

Puntland leader jets off to UAE

Puntland President has on Saturday, April 21 traveled to UAE as the rift between the Somali Federal government and the Gulf nation is deepening. Before...