Somali PM visits Mogadishu blast victims in Ankara

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre on Thursday met the injured victims of the recent Mogadishu blast who have been receiving treatment in a...

African Union and U.S. agree to partner in countering extremism

The United States and the African Union (AU) have vowed to partner in countering violent extremism on the African continent. The U.S. mission to the...

AU, UN and Somalia hold crisis meeting on Mogadishu bombing

A crisis meeting bringing together the African Union (AU), United Nations (UN), the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) and other key stakeholders to review...

Heavy Inter-clan fighting renews near Galkayo town

Reports reaching Radio Shabelle's news desk from Mudug region in central Somalia indicate that a fierce inter-clan battle has renewed at areas near Galkayo city...

Bomb blast kills one, wounds two in Somali capital

At least one person was confirmed dead in a premature explosion in a house in Mogadishu's Kaaraan district on Wednesday night, Police and residents...

Galmudug blames local politicians for fueling tension

The minister of information for Somalia's central semi-autonomous region of Galmudug, Mohamud Osman “Masagawaa” has accused local politicians of fuelling tension in the region. Speaking at...

AMISOM soldier among several killed in attack outside Mogadishu

Three people died in Somalia on Wednesday in different attacks, one of which targeted a patrol of peacekeepers near the country's capital, Mogadishu, officials...

Somalia thanks UAE for humanitarian assistance

A delegation comprising Somalia’s former president and prime minister arrived in Abu Dhabi to thank the UAE for its humanitarian assistance to the people...

Islamic State Claims Attack in Bosaso, northeast of Somalia

Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for an explosion in the Somali town of Bosaso on Tuesday, the fourth attack claimed by the group...

Puntland President opens 40th session of state Parliament

Puntland President Abdiwelu Mohamed Ali "Gaas" has formally opened the 40th session of the Federal state Parliment in Garowe city on Wednesday morning. The speakers...