Calm returns to Toratorow after it fell to Somali, AU forces

A resident says a precarious calm has returned to Toratorow, a small strategic town in Lower Shabelle region in southern, a day after it...

Lower Shabelle residents complain about army operation

The local residents in Lower Shabelle region in southern Somalia say they are complaining about the ongoing Somali and AMISOM military operations against Al...

Roadside bomb blast kills Puntland soldiers in Galgala Mountains

At least two Puntland soldiers were killed on Friday in a roadside bomb blast in Galgala Mountains of Bari region, Al Shabaab media outlet...

Somali troops recapture town from Al-Shabaab

Somali government forces retook control of the key town of Toratorow which lies in the southern Lower Shabelle region, officials said Friday. The Somali National...

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants kill 3 in Kenyan school attack

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants killed three Kenyan teachers and injured one other in an attack Friday on a school in the country's northeastern county of...

Car bomb blast heard in Mogadishu

A loud explosion was heard on Thursday afternoon in the heart of Mogadishu, the Somali capital amid tight security. A witness told Radio Shabelle by...

Slain Minister’s brother wins election of parliamentary seat in Kismayo

Mohamud Abdullahi Sheikh Siraji has been elected as a member of the House of the People following an election held in the southern coastal...

Galmudug State accuses UNDP of failing to pay its Police force

Mahad Hassan Mohamed, the deputy Security Minister of Somalia's central the Federal State of Galmudug has accused the United Nations Development Programme of...

Mandera police kill two KDF soldiers in friendly fire

Two soldiers were killed on Wednesday in a shootout with AP officers at Sheikh Barrow in Mandera County. Local administrators said the Kenya Defence Forces troops...

Kenyan forces kill 3 Al-Shabaab militants

Kenyan soldiers on Wednesday killed three Al-Shabaab terrorists during a security operation in the vast Boni forest in the coastal Lamu region. Kenya Defence Forces...