Eleven Somali migrants evacuated from Libya arrive in Mogadishu

The Somali government and the UN refugee agency on Saturday evacuated 11 migrants from Libya who had been held in areas controlled by militia. Deputy...

President Farmajo meets with Turkish deputy PM in Mogadishu

Somali president H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has received the visiting Turkish deputy PM Hakan Çavuşoğlu and his delegation at his office in the Villa Somalia...

Japan supports WHO with US$2 million to enhance life-saving intervention across Somalia

The World Health Organization (WHO) has welcomed a generous US$2 million Emergency Grant Aid from the Government of Japan to contribute to enhancing the...

Assertive UPDF To Expand Al Shabaab Hunt in Somalia

Uganda’s specialized military and intelligence units will this week expand their overt and covert operations in Somalia in the wake of a massive bombing...

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...

AMISOM condemns car bomb attack in Mogadishu

The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira, has strongly condemned last evening’s Al...

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...

Assailants murder prominent elder outside a mosque in Mogadishu

Suspected Al Shabaab assailants have gunned down a prominent Somali elder in the capital, Mogadishu on Thursday, the latest in string of killings in...

Suspected pirate vessels in Gulf of Aden dispersed by Chinese navy

A destroyer from the 27th Chinese naval escort taskforce successfully dispersed a number of suspected pirate vessels aiming for two container ships, reports China...

Four people wounded in a car accident in central Somalia

At least four passengers were reported to have sustained wounds in a car crash in Mudug region in central Somalia on Sunday, local authorities...