Three people killed in Mogadishu

Suspected Al Shabaab assailants have shot and killed at least three people in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Sunday. A soldier was among the three...

At least 16 dead as migrant boat sinks off Greek island

Sixteen people, including at least five children, drowned on Saturday when the small boat they on capsized in the Aegean Sea, Greek coast guard...

Huge car bomb explosion occurred in Mogadishu

A car bomb blast occurred at a security checkpoint outside Somali parliament building in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Sunday afternoon, causing casualties. A witness...

Gunmen launch attack on Somali army base near Mogadishu

Suspected Al Shabaab militants have launched an overnight raid against a key Somali military base on the outskirts of Mogadishu, the Somali capital, residents...

Al Shabaab claims killing Intelligence officer near Mogadishu

The militant group Al-Shabab has claimed has claimed it killed a senior Somali Intelligence officer in the outskirts of Mogadishu on Saturday night. The officer identified...

Arab League summit set to kick off in Saudi’s Dammam city

Arab leaders – except Syrian President Bashar Al Assad – will today meet in Saudi Arabia for the 29th summit, which focuses on the...

DP World urged to rethink port deals in Somalia

Somalia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Dubai state-owned port operator DP World should reconsider its contract with the breakaway region of Somaliland and...

Al-Shabaab says it carried out a bomb attack in Barawe port city

Al Shabaab said on Thursday that it has carried out a bomb attack in Barawe city in Somalia's southern Lower Region. The Al Qaeda-linked militant...

Somalia must speed overhaul of fragile army to face militants, say donors

Somalia should accelerate reforms of its army, its main foreign backers said on Wednesday after discussing slow progress in transforming the graft-ridden force into...

Charcoal Export Continues As Somalia Bans Its Trade

Reports reaching us Lower Jubba region in southern Somalia indicate that a cargo ship has docked at a small port in Burgabo town to...