Somali parliament speaker opens a key meeting in Baidoa

The speaker of the Federal Parliament of Somalia Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari has kicked off a crucial forum in Baidoa city, the interim administrative...

Qatar PM meets outgoing Somali Ambassador

Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Qatar Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani met with Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Somalia...

Somali army repels al-Shabab after attack on military base

Somali government forces repulsed Al Shabaab after an attack on a military base in Afgoye town located some 30Km south of the somali capital,...

UN calls for curbing of violence and corruption in new year

Somalis face some of the toughest living conditions in the world. Millions are struggling to cope with the consequences of drought. Insecurity is a fact...

Somali Parliament speaker reaches Baidoa city

Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari, the speaker of Somalia's Federal Parliament has landed in Baidoa town on Monday. Southwest State Parliament speaker, regional lawmakers, and other...

Militants surrendered to Somalia government flown to Baidoa

Four Al-Shabaab militants including top commanders surrendered to the Somali government on Thursday, officials said. Ugaas Hassan, the Information Minister for the Southwest State in...

Kenya coastal region on alert for Christmas attacks by Al-Shabaab

Police in Kwale in the coastal region of Kenya has found a haul of weapons from the gunmen suspected of an attack in September...

Houthi rebels threaten to bomb Somaliland’s Berbera Port run by UAE

The Yemeni's Houthi rebels group has warned on Sunday that it will strike Somaliland's Berbera port should authority in Somaliland continue its lease agreement...

54 students abandoned university to join terror groups

At least 54 university students have abandoned their studies to join terrorist groups in the past two years. The majority of them - 44 -...

Beled Hawo residents clash with KDF soldiers over border wall

A stand-off ensued between residents of Bulahawo town in Somalia and the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers over the Kenya-Somalia border. The residents are angry...