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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Tension mounts high outside Kismayo city after battle

Reports reaching Radio Shabelle's news desk from Lower Jubba region indicate that a tense of fighting is running high on the outskirts of the...

US military airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabab kills 3

The U.S. military says it has carried out an airstrike in Somalia against the al-Shabab group, killing three fighters. The U.S. Africa Command statement says...

56 illegal migrants being held off Aegean coast

At least 56 illegal migrants are being held in the Aegean province of Aydın and the southwestern province of Muğla. The Turkish Coast Guard identified...

Somali forces carry out massive sweep in capital after car bombings

Somali police launched an operation in Mogadishu, the Somali capital after two car bombs struck local government offices in the city, which claimed the...

Former Al shababa leader surrenders to Southwest state

Former Al shabaab spokesman and deputy leader Sheikh Mukhtar Robow (Abu Mansur) has surrendered himself to the authorities in Hudur town on Sunday morning. Reports said Abu Mansur,...

Al shabaab carries out second attack in Kenya within a week

Four people were hacked to death and their houses torched in an attack claimed by Shabaab militants in Kenya’s coastal Lamu county, police said. “The...

UN humanitarian chief says needs far outstrip donations

The growing need for food, medicine and shelter by millions of people facing conflicts and crises around the world is far outstripping the increased...

Gunmen kill Somali woman near near Mogadishu

A Somali official says unknown gunmen were reported to have shot and killed a woman in the outskirts of the capital, Mogadishu on Tuesday...

Ethiopia reaffirms open door policy for Somali refugees

Ethiopia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has reaffirmed the country’s open door policy for refugees, highlighting the efforts made by the government in the management...

A pregnant woman raped, killed in Marka, probe underway

At heavily pregnant Somali woman was reported to have been gang rapped at gunpoint in southern port city of Marka, the regional capital of...