Egypt provides medical aid to Somalia

Egypt's Ambassador to Somalia Waled Ismail said on Sunday that the Egyptian embassy has handed a medical shipment of around two tons to authorities...

Somalia summons UAE Ambassador over DP World concession for Berbera port

The minister of state for foreign affairs and international cooperation, Abdelkader Ahmed-Khair Abdi in his office at the ministry of foreign affairs today, received...

Al-Shabaab simultaneous car bomb attacks African Union base in Somalia

Al Shabaab militants battled for hours on Sunday with African Union troops after exploding a car bomb outside their base, Somali police, military and...

Somalia says aims to halt UAE funding for troops

As relations with the United Arab Emirates sour over the seizure of millions of dollars in cash, Somalia announced Wednesday it would end UAE...

Somali President arrives back in Mogadishu from Saudi Arabia

The President of Somalia's Federal Government, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has arrived back in Mogadishu on Monday morning from Saudi Arabia. The President and his delegation...

Ministry of defense outlines AMISOM’s exit strategy

The ministry of defense for Somalia's Federal government has announced the exit strategy of the peacekeepers serving under African Union mission in the country. During...

Al-Shabaab launches attack on AU peacekeepers’ base near Mogadishu

Heavily armed Al-Shabab militants have launched an overnight attack against AMISOM military base in the vicinity of Elasha Biyaha, located on the outskirts of...

Gunmen kidnap German nurse in Somalia capital

Armed men abducted a German nurse working for the International Committee of the Red Cross on Wednesday evening from a compound in Somalia's capital...

Senior US Navy SEAL leaders in Africa suspended over alleged sexual misconduct

The commander and the senior enlisted adviser of a US Navy SEAL Team deployed to Africa have been relieved of their duties and sent...

African Union Pledges to Step up Police Training in Jubbaland

African Union Mission in Somalia has pledged to ramp up training of Jubbaland police, the state’s security ministry said. Recently, 160 police personnel have been...