Somali parliament speaker “resigns” after power struggle

The speaker of the Lower House chamber of Somali parliament Mohamed Osman Jawari was reported to have resigned following weeks of a political crisis over...

Large bags of cash ‘seized at Mogadishu airport’

Somali security forces at Mogadishu’s Aden Abdulle International Airport seized large bags containing bundles of cash reportedly sent by the United Arab Emirates . Members...

Ethiopian PM visits conflict-hit Somali regional state

Ethiopia's new prime minister Abiy Ahmed started his first official trip outside Addis Ababa on Saturday to the eastern Somali regional state to resolve...

Tension rises after businessman shot dead in Las Anod town

A well-known Somali businessman was killed in Lasanod town, the capital of Somalia's northern Sool region on Saturday night, residents said. Unknown gunmen have shot...

Al Shabaab claims killing Intelligence officer near Mogadishu

The militant group Al-Shabab has claimed has claimed it killed a senior Somali Intelligence officer in the outskirts of Mogadishu on Saturday night. The officer identified...

Ethiopia troops pull out of Somalia town

Hundreds of Ethiopian troops pulled out of a town in central Somalia Sunday, latest location vacated by their forces in recent months, a security...

Farmajo meets with mediation committee from speaker Jawari

The President of Somalia Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo met with parliament members loyal to speaker Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawaari on Saturday in Mogadishu, a source close...

Jubbaland security official killed in clashes near Kismayo city

A senior security official was killed in an armed confrontation between troops within Jubbaland state forces in the outskirts of the southern port city...

Farmajo meets security chiefs after car bombs in Mogadishu

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has held a special meeting with the country's security chiefs at his office in Villa Somalia on Friday night. The...

AMISOM voices concern over the political deadlock in Somali Parliament

As you are all aware, we are going through difficult political challenges. The Lower House of the Somali Parliament also known as the House...