Radio Shabelle Exclusive Interview with Raymond Stephens

Shabelle Media Network had an exclusive interview with Raymond Stephens, the Public Affairs Officer of the U.S. Mission to Somalia on Thursday, April 12,...

A Somali military official shot dead in Mogadishu

A senior Somal military officer was assassinated in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Wednesday morning, the fourth killing in the city in less than...

Parliamentary staffer shot dead in Mogadishu attack

Armed Assailants believed to be Al-Shabaab assassins have on Monday afternoon shot dead Parliamentary staffer in Mogadishu, the Somali capital, Police and witnesses said. The victim,...

Al-Qaeda greater threat than ISIL in some places, including Somalia

U.N. experts say al-Qaida's global network remains "remarkably resilient" and poses a greater threat than the Islamic State extremist group in several regions, including...

Ethiopia sending troops to region of deadly ethnic clashes

Ethiopia's government said Friday it is sending troops to a region where deadly clashes have broken out between Oromo and Somali ethnic groups. Somali regional...

Al shabaab poses biggest threat to Kenya’s security

The National Intelligence Service (NIS) has singled out terrorism as the biggest threat to Kenya’s national security and development. In a report presented during the...

Suicide car bomb hits AMISOM convoy near Mogadishu

At least one person was confirmed dead, and several wounded after a car bomb blast struck a military convoy transporting African Union forces near...

Puntland President vows to respond with ‘brute force’ against Tukaraq attack

Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali "Gaas" has vowed to retaliate with “brute force” against the attack on Tukaraq town in Sool region by Somaliland...

Kenyan leader vows to spearhead regional peace initiatives

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta vowed Wednesday to continue spearheading regional peace initiatives to help bring stability in neighboring South Sudan and Somalia. Kenyatta also committed...

US. Extends Emergency Declaration Over Somalia Piracy, Terrorism

U.S President Donald Trump has signed an executive order extending a national emergency declaration for Somalia, which had been slated to expire in May,...