In Pictures: Car bomb in Mogadishu kills One, injures Nine

A Somali Police officer says at least one person was killed, 9 were wounded in a powerful car bomb explosion in the capital, Mogadishu...

Al shabaab claims killing 30 Soldiers in Balad Hawo attack

Somali government forces have regained control of a town on the border with Kenya after al Shabaab militants stormed an army base there on...

Car bomb rocks Somali capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least one person was killed and three others injured when a car bomb went off in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on...

One police officer killed, 2 injured in Al-Shabaab attack in Lamu

At last one police officer was killed and two others injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling ran over an improvised explosive...

HirShabelle election commission promises free and fair poll

HirShabelle’s Independent National Electoral Commission says it is ready to conduct free and fair elections in presidential election expected to take place on 16th...

Al Shabaab attacks Mandera town, clashes with Kenyan police

A fierce gun battle was reported between police and Al Shabaab terrorists in Mandera Town Monday morning. Police say this followed a dawn attack in...

Death toll from Sunday’s suicide attack in Beledweyne rises to 7

The death toll from Sunday's deadly suicide attack on a restaurant in Beledweyne, central Somalia has now risen to 7, according to medical officials. Speaking...

Al-Shabab fighters briefly seize Beled Hawo after dawn attack

Heavily armed Al shabaab militants have briefly retaken the control of Beled Hawo town near Somali border with Kenya following a dawn attack on...

A suicide bomber kills at least six in Beledweyne, central Somalia

At least 6 people died on Sunday after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a restaurant just outside a senior official's office in...

US general, world summit hint on KDF time frame in Somalia

Almost six years since Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) moved to Somalia, debate still rages on whether the combat mission is tenable. General Thomas Waldhauser of the...