Four people wounded in a car accident in central Somalia

At least four passengers were reported to have sustained wounds in a car crash in Mudug region in central Somalia on Sunday, local authorities...

Al Shabaab denounces ex-spokesman as apostate who could be killed

Al Shabaab militants, who have carried out frequent bombings in the capital, Mogadishu, said a former leader who defected to the government side was...

UN chief calls for $1 billion in donor contributions to emergency response fund

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday called for $1 billion in donor contributions to the Organization’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) – a...

Turkey condemns twin suicide blasts in Somalia capital

Turkey on Saturday condemned the terrorist attack in the Somali capital Mogadishu. At least nine people, including three al-Shabaab attackers, were killed when twin bomb...

Somali military convoy targeted in IED blast near Mogadishu

At least five Somali government soldiers are reported to have been killed and several others wounded in a landmine blast near Mogadishu on Tuesday. According...

International community welcomed Somali leaders’ agreement

The United Nations, African Union, European Union, Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Ethiopia, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom and United States welcomed the decisions taken...

Puntland forces carry out security sweep in Galkayo after blast

The security forces of Somalia's northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland were reported to have carried out an operation in the divided Galkayo town on...

Al Shabaab guns down two district officials in Mogadishu

Al Shabaab said it has assassinated two district officials in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Saturday evening, the latest in series of such incidents...

HirShabelle minister passes away in Mogadishu after illness

A member of Somalia's the southern Federal Member State of HirShabelle has been confirmed dead at a hospital in the capital, Mogadishu on Sunday...

Bomb on KDF convoy near Mandera kills 2 Kenyan soldiers, injures 3

At least two KDF soldiers were killed on Monday when their Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) triggered off a roadside bomb explosion in Damasa Lafey...