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...

Two Kenyan Al-Shabaab fighters executed for spying for KDF

Two Kenyans have been executed by al Shabaab fighters for allegedly spying for Somalia and Kenyan intelligence services in Kunyo Barrow town, Lower Shabelle...

Blasts, Gunfire rock Somalia’s Capital Mogadishu

A Somali police official says two car bomb blasts have rocked the capital, Mogadishu, followed by sustained gunfire. Three people have been killed. Capt. Mohamed...

Regional Army Chiefs Meet To Discuss Somalia Security Situation

Army chiefs from African Union troop contributing countries to Somalia have today met to discuss the security situation in Somalia. The meeting took place at...

Somalia seeks to benefit from Jordan’s security expertise

Interior Minister Samir Mubaidain, late Tuesday, discussed with his Somali counterpart Mohamed Abubakar Islow bilateral relations and means to benefit from Jordan's security and...

Somali soldiers open fire on auditor General’s vehicle in Mogadishu

Somali security forces have opened fire on a bullet-proof vehicle belonging to the country's auditor general Mohamed Mohamud Afgoye in Mogadishu on Monday morning, witnesses said. The incident...

Int’l community alarmed by current political crises in Somalia

The United Nations, African Union, European Union, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development, Ethiopia, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States are extremely concerned...

Canadian says Somalia kidnapping inflicted emotional scars

Former Canadian freelance journalist Amanda Lindhout says she has crippling flashbacks and sometimes wakes up screaming due to her kidnapping ordeal in Somalia. At a...

Shock as young man found dead in Mogadishu

The dead body of a young Somali man was discovered in Mogadishu's Karan district on Tuesday morning amid growing assassinations in the capital by...

Somali parliament speaker “resigns” after power struggle

The speaker of the Lower House chamber of Somali parliament Mohamed Osman Jawari was reported to have resigned following weeks of a political crisis over...