Somali military court to open new office in Galkayo

Somali military court has announced a plan to launch a new office in the divided Galkayo town, the regional capital of Mudug province. Hassan Ali...

A young man gunned down in Mogadishu

Assailants have gunned down a young Somali man in the capital, Mogadishu on Saturday night, the latest in a string of attacks by suspected...

AU envoy honours EU officers for distinguished service in Somalia

The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia Ambassador Francisco Madeira yesterday awarded medals of recognition to two...

Somali ‘pirates’ 28-year-old dies in hospital

A Somali national, part of the group convicted last week, died at JJ Hospital on Tuesday. Atoor Bashir Bare (28) was among the 27...

China To Continue Escort Missions In Gulf Of Aden, Somalia

China will continue to participate in escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia to protect the international lane, a spokesperson...

Southwest State elects former energy minister as new president

The lawmakers of Southwest state assembly voted unanimously to elect Abdiaziz Lafta Gareen as new president during an election held on Wednesday in Baidoa...

Saudi Arabia condemns attacks in Somalia

The Saudi Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned the two terrorist bombings in the city of Baidoa in south-west Somalia. The Kingdom offered condolences to the...

Sustained cooperation vital to address Somalia’s challenges, says UN envoy

In a year which saw millions of Somali civilians displaced by armed conflict and thousands more killed and wounded in violence, the United Nations...

Somalia’s election commission deputy chairman sacked

The deputy chairman of Somalia's National Independent Electoral Commission (NIEC), Sayid Ali Sheikh Mohamed has been fired on Friday. According to a statement released by...

Turkey condemns terror assault in Somalia’s capital

Turkey has condemned Friday’s terrorist attack in the Somalian capital. “We strongly condemn the terrorist attacks perpetrated in Mogadishu, causing death and injury of numerous...