AU calls on civil-military officers to help speed up Somalia stabilization process

The African Union mission (AMISOM) Civil-Military Cooperation (CIMIC) officers should help speed up Somalia stabilization process by facilitating the implementation of quick impact projects,...

Somali welcomes Arab League statement on Berbera port deal

Somalia's Minister of foreign affairs Ahmed Awad has welcomed the Arab League statement over the controversial tripartite agreement between Somaliland, DP World, and Ethiopia. The...

Pakistan will assist Somalia in registering its citizens

The National Database and Registration Authority Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Somalia to provide services to the country. Ambassador Khadija...

Somali troops recapture key town from Al-Shabaab militants

Somali Federal Government forces have retaken control of a strategic town in Middle Shabelle region on Saturday from Al Shabaab militants, authorities said. A regional...

NCA Takes Full Control of Somalia’s ccTLD (DotSO)

Somalia’s National Communications Authority (NCA) took full control of the country-code top-level domain (dotSO) from the Somali National Information Center (SONIC) and Cloudy Registry...

U.S. designates two Al-Shabaab leaders as global terrorists

The US Department of State has designated Ahmad Iman Ali and Abdifatah Abubakar Abdi as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs). According to a media note...

Mogadishu mayor praises Police for swift response to shooting incident

The mayor of Mogadishu and the Governor of Benadir Region, Eng Abdirahman Omar Osman Yarisow has commended Somali Police force for a swift response...

Families of Somali detainees awaiting deportation hold protest

As another round of Somali detainees are set to be deported later this month, dozens of families protested outside of the federal courthouse in...

UN envoy lauds Somali women for championing inclusivity

The United Nations senior envoy in Somalia on Thursday praised the role of Somali women in promoting a more inclusive and equitable Somali society. Michael...

Slain Regional Minister and HirShabelle MP laid to rest in Mogadishu

The dead bodies of a regional Minister and MP killed in Al Shabaab roadside bomb blast near Afgoye town on Wednesday have been laid...