The leader of Somali regional State in Ethiopia resigns

The long-serving leader of Ethiopia’s Somali regional state has announced his resignation after the Federal forces have raided and seized control of his seat...

UN police officer recognized for protecting vulnerable Somali women from abuse

United Nations Police Officer Phyllis Osei has been awarded the 2018 UN Female Police Officer Award, in recognition for her outstanding work with the...

Somalis among Migrants Found Trapped Amid Libya Fighting

Thousands of migrants have been found trapped in camps in Libya the past days after they were caught amid the fighting over the northwestern...

Mursal Abdirahman elected as the new Somali parliament speaker

A former Defense Minister has been elected the new speaker of Somalia’s Lower House of Parliament, local media outlets have reported. Lawmakers converged on Monday...

Uganda mourns 4 UPDF soldiers killed by Al Shabaab in Somalia

Four UPDF soldiers under AMISOM were killed and six others injured when heavily-armed Al-Shabaab militants attacked an African Union military camp outside Mogadishu on...

Two Somali men charged with terror offences in UK

Two Somali-born men have appeared in court charged with terror offenses in the UK. Ahmed Aweys, 32 and Abdulaziz Omer Munye, 26, who are relatives,...

Al Shabaab fires mortars at AMISOM base in Lower Shabelle region

The Al Qaeda-affiliated Al Shabaab militants have fired several mortar rounds at a military base belonging to African Union Mission in Somalia in...

Somali man discussed killing the Queen found guilty of trying to join ISIL

A delivery driver who discussed attacks on the Queen and Tottenham Hotspur fans has been found guilty of attempting to join the Islamic State...

Germany Provides $25 million for Health Services in Somalia

More than two million people in Puntland, northeastern Somalia, are due to benefit from improved health services with generous support from the development cooperation...

Somali MP condemns growing insecurity in Afgoye district

Mohamed Omar Dalha, a prominent Somali lawmaker has expressed concern about the increasing violence in Afgoye district in Lower Shabelle region, about 30Km northwest...