The Mayor of Mogadishu and Governor of Benadir Region – New Year’s Message

On behalf of the Benadir Regional Administration and Mogadishu Municipality, I would like to wish all Somali people around the globe, the Muqdishawi people,...

Kenyan forces hunt for Al-Shabaab militants who attacked police camps

Kenya's elite security forces have intensified a manhunt for Al-Shabaab militants who attacked two police camps in northeastern parts of the country on Saturday. North-eastern...

Two killed, several wounded in IED attack in Mogadishu

At least two people, including a Somali soldier, were killed Sunday after a roadside bomb has ripped through a military convoy in Mogadishu. A witness,...

NUSOJ calls for the immediate release of TV journalist arrested in Jowhar

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) condemns in the strongest terms possible the arrest of a Somali journalist in the town of Jowhar,...

Senator Abdi Qeybdid speaks attack on his residence in Mogadishu

Masked men who appeared to be members of the Somali security forces raided the house of a powerful Somali senator on Saturday, but the...

Uganda completes first withdrawal of troops from Somalia

The Ugandan military said on Saturday it had completed the first withdrawal of 281 peacekeepers as part of the condition-based drawdown of its over...

Somalia arrests 42 soldiers for raiding senator’s home

A total of 42 soldiers were arrested Saturday for raiding the home of a senator who claimed that it was done by troops “trained...

Somali troops storm the house of Senator Abdi Qeybdid in Mogadishu

Somali government forces have stormed the residence of Abdi Hassan Awale known as (Abdi Qeybdid) in Mogadishu on Saturday. Sources said the house of Abdi...

Al Shabaab attack two police camps in Ijara

Al Shabaab terrorists have set on fire two police camps in Ijara, in the latest attack from the Somalia-based militant group. The attackers also destroyed...

Ethiopian parliament forms committee to investigate ethnic dispute

The Ethiopian House of People's Representatives on Friday revealed the formation of a committee to probe the recent deadly dispute between two of Ethiopia's...