U.S. Citizen Pleads Guilty to Providing Material Support to Al Shabaab

Maalik Alim Jones, 32, a U.S. citizen who resided in Maryland until 2011, pleaded guilty to conspiring to provide material support to al Shabaab,...

Suspected US drone carries out an airstrike near Awdhegle town

A suspected unmanned US aircraft carried out an airstrike in Lower Shabelle region of Southern Somalia on Tuesday, the first raid in the beginning...

WHO trains community health workers in Somalia cholera fight

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday it will conduct a two-month training program for community health workers on the case management of acute...

President Bashir says Sudan is keen to see a stable and secure Somalia

The official talks between the Sudanese and Somali sides started here on Wednesday at the Republican Palace, with President Omar Bashir heading the Sudan...

Kenyan police nab terror suspect in Mombasa

Kenyan police on Saturday arrested a terror suspect for allegedly plotting attacks in the coastal city of Mombasa. Regional police commander Larry Kieng said Hamida...

Somali President call for united front against Al Shabaab

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has called a united front against Al Shabaab militants following Oct 14 truck blast in Mogadishu that left more...

US drone strikes rise by 80% worldwide, including Somalia

According to the US Mint Press website, US drone strikes in various parts of the world, particularly in the Middle East and Africa, have...

US says airstrike in Somalia kills 4 members of al-Shabab

MOGADISHU, Somalia –  The U.S. military says it has carried out an airstrike in Somalia that killed four members of the al-Shabab extremist group. A...

Work starts on new UAE naval base in Somaliland

Divers Marine Contracting has started construction of a United Arab Emirates naval base in a semi-autonomous region of northern Somalia. The closely held Sharjah-based engineering...

HirShabelle President unveils his new cabinet

The President of Somalia's southern semi-autonomous region of HirShabelle Mohamed Abdi Waare has announced his new council of ministers on Wednesday, Nov 29. The President...