Puntland says UAE did not suspend support to its troops

Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali Gaas said Monday that UAE will continue its support to Puntland Maritime Police Force (PMPF). Speaking at press conference in...

Somaliland sentences a prominent elder to five year-jail term

Hargeisa regional court has sentenced Boqor Osman aw Muhumed Mohamed to five years in prison. A judge at Hargeisa Regional Court heard a criminal case...

AU, UN appeal to Somali leaders for unity with new House speaker

The African Union and United Nations envoys in Somalia have lauded the peaceful election of Mohamed Sheikh Abdirahman Mursal as the new Speaker of...

Deputy PM boards warship to meet EU delegates over Piracy

Somalia's deputy PM Mahdi Mohamed Guled boarded an Italian warship off Somalia coast, where he held talks with EU Naval Force operating under the name...

UN calls for cessation of Tukaraq fighting, appeals for dialogue

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Somalia, Michael Keating, joins the country’s President Mohamed Abdullahi “Farmaajo” in calling for an immediate cessation of...

Ugandan Chief of Defence Forces visits Somalia

The Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) General David Muhoozi arrived in Somalia Tuesday on an official visit. His...

Al shabaab carries out second attack in Kenya within a week

Four people were hacked to death and their houses torched in an attack claimed by Shabaab militants in Kenya’s coastal Lamu county, police said. “The...

UN commends AMISOM and SNA efforts in war on Al Shabab

Commending the efforts of the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) and the Somali security forces in the fight against Al-Shabaab, Mr. Feltman emphasized...

Roadside bomb kills three in northeast Kenya – official

Three civilians were killed after their vehicle ran over a landmine on a road near Kenya´s border with Somalia, a government official said, in...

Somali army convoy targeted in IED blast outside Mogadishu

A roadside bomb ripped through a Somali military convoy at Elasha Biyaha, located in the outskirts of Mogadishu on Monday, killing at least two...