Indonesia, Somalia agree to enhance trade ties

Indonesia and Somalia have agreed to intensify trade ties during a bilateral meeting between Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi and Somalian Vice Foreign Minister...

Somali parliament’s session postponed over confusion

The Lower House chamber of Somalia's Federal parliament has postponed its scheduled Wednesday session after confusion over text messages sent to the lawmakers from...

UAE denounces seizure of cash and plane in Somalia

The UAE has condemned the seizure of its civilian aircraft carrying millions of dollars by authorities in Somalia on Sunday. In a statement, the Ministry...

UK minister lauds AMISOM for its role in securing Somalia

A visiting UK Minister of State for the Armed Forces Rt. Hon. Mark Lancaster has paid tribute to the AU troops in Somalia for...

Al-Shabaab reportedly overran Kenyan troops in Somalia

The Al-Shabaab has attacked Kenyan military forces in Fahfahdhun area in Somalia's southwestern Gedo region, killing an unknown number of soldiers. The attack began with a roadside...

U.S. military carries out second airstrike against ISIL in Somalia

U.S military carried out an airstrike against pro-Islamic State militant in Bari region of Puntland, security officials said. A Puntland security officer, who requested anonymity,...

Qatar sends emergency relief to drought-hit families in Somalia

Qatar Charity (QC) has started distribution of dry food to more than 6,000 families affected by drought in Baidoa city of Somalia. The drought has...

In Kenyan refugee camp, hope of new life in US fades and suicide rate...

All are items which aid workers say they have confiscated from refugees in the Kakuma camp in northern Kenya in the last few months...

World Bank releases report on doing Business in Somalia

World Finance picks out eight standout countries that have been ranked in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2018 report The World Bank’s Doing Business 2018...

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...