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...

UN pledges to work closely with Somalis to rebuild country

The United Nations staff in Somalia marked the UN Day in Mogadishu on Tuesday with a pledge to continue their support for Somalis in...

More Than 130 Somali Refugees Repatriated from Yemen

In a joint operation funded by the United States, the U.N. migration and refugee agencies have repatriated 134 Somali refugees from war-torn Yemen. A refugee...

Somali PM Hassan Ali Khayre to visit Turkey

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre is set to visit Turkey on Wednesday and meet Somalis who are being treated there after being wounded...

US voices concern over security situation in Somalia

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley Monday voiced concern over deteriorating security situation in Somalia. On Oct. 14, twin truck bombing rocked Somali’s...

Bomb blast kills at least one in Bosaso, northeast of Somalia

A wheelbarrow exploded outside a police station in Bossaso, a port city in Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland, on Tuesday, killing the lone man...