Uganda courts accused of targeting Muslims

A Ugandan court this week jailed four members of a Muslim sect for life on terrorism charges, a judgment denounced by some as the...

UN humanitarian chief says needs far outstrip donations

The growing need for food, medicine and shelter by millions of people facing conflicts and crises around the world is far outstripping the increased...

UNHCR repatriates over 70,000 Somalis refugees from Kenya

The UN refugee agency said Thursday it has repatriated some 70,516 Somali refugees from Kenya since the voluntary return exercise begun in December 2014. The...

UN Officials visit Somalia, meet President and PM

A high-level delegation from the United Nations (UN) has arrived in Somali capital Mogadishu on Thursday, August 24. The delegation led by The United Nations...

Somalia to attend conference on the World Trade Organization

Kenya is set to host the regional dialogue conference on the World Trade Organization (WTO) from August 28 to August 30 at the Intercontinental...

Suspected Al Shabaab member arrested in Kenya for killing

A man has been arrested after he walked into a church in Ngong, and confessed to a pastor that he was among those who...

Ahlu Sunna accuses Galmudug of raiding its strongholds

The authorities of the self-declared administration of Ahlu Sunna in central Somalia have blamed Galmudug state of launching raids on its strongholds in Galgadud...

IGAD Member states wrap up Conference on Tourism

After more than three decades of delayed validation on its proposed migration policy, the seven-nation regional bloc, Intergovernmental Authority on Development (Igad), has begun...

AMISOM Holds Counterinsurgency Training For Somali Police

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has organized a 10-day training course on countering insurgency for the Somali Police officers to improve their...

Uganda court jails Muslim leader for life over Al Shabaab links

A Ugandan court has sentenced a Muslim group leader and three associates to life in prison after their conviction on terrorism charges related to...