Three Somalis convicted of rape jailed for 61 years in UK

Three members of an Exeter street gang who kidnapped and raped a woman they believed was working for a rival gang have been sentenced...

Allied forces recapture key town in central Somalia

Somali National Army, along with Galmudug state soldiers have recaptured key town in central Galgaduud region during an offensive on Wednesday. The allied troops seized...

Gunmen open fire on bus carrying passengers near Afgoye

At least two people were killed, several injured near Afgoye town, in Lower Shabelle region after unidentified gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying...

Egypt says ready to help Somalia build state institutions

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said that Egypt is ready to provide Somalia with all possible support to help it build its state institutions. Sisi’s comments...

Somali PM appoints new Minister for Public Works and Reconstruction

Somalia Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has nominated Eng. Saadiq Abdullahi Abdi as the new Public Works and Reconstruction Minister on Tuesday, August 22. According to...

UK calls on Int’l community to step up its support for Somalia

Britain today appealed to the international community to step up its support for Somalia as the country remains on the brink of famine. More than...

AMISOM military convoy targeted in roadside blast in Mogadishu

A witness says a powerful land mine explosion has ripped through a military convoy carrying African Union peacekeepers in northern Somali capital, Mogadishu on...

Somali Military court sentences alleged militants to death

The military court of Somalia's armed forces have on Tuesday sentenced two alleged Al shabaab members to death for killing an electoral delegate in...

IGAD wants free movement of persons among member states

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) began Monday a consultative process within member states which is expected to lead to a pact that will...

Burundi Send additional Peacekeeping forces to Somalia

A new battle group of the Burundi National Defence Force (BNDF) arrived in Somalia today, commencing a one year tour of duty under the...