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Somali President opens a security meeting in Mogadishu

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahii Farmajo has on Tuesday opened a national security forum in Mogadishu, the capital of the Horn of Africa. The leaders of...

Al shabaab earns money from charcoal export business, says official

Colonel Aden Rufle, a senior Somali military commander said the Al Qaeda-linked Al Shabaab is earning considerable money from the charcoal industry. Speaking to Radio Shabelle on...

One million displaced in Ethiopia ethnic fighting: UN

Clashes between two of Ethiopia's largest ethnic groups forced around one million people to leave their homes, according to a UN report seen by AFP. Fighting...

Kenyan parents urge government to prevent children from joining Al-Shabab

Parents in Marsabit have asked the government to step up its anti-radicalization campaign to prevent their children from being recruited to al Shabaab. They said...

Somali military court sentences militants for role in deadly blast

A court in the Somalia capital Mogadishu has sentenced a man to death for his role in the suicide bomb attacks in October 2017. The...

US drone strikes rise by 80% worldwide, including Somalia

According to the US Mint Press website, US drone strikes in various parts of the world, particularly in the Middle East and Africa, have...

Bodies of 16 migrants recovered off Morocco coast

Moroccan rescue services have recovered the bodies of 16 migrants off the coast of Spain’s enclave of Melilla, Moroccan and Spanish officials said Sunday. Three...

A merchant boat sinks off Bosaso coast

A merchant vessel carrying some 1,500 tons of shipment is likely to sink off Bosaso’s Red Sea after officials of Bosaso port refused to...

Jubbaland lawmaker resigns after detention

Ahmed Abdi Hassan, a member of Jubbaland regional assembly has announced his resignation following serving five days in jail in Kismayo. Speaking a press conference...

Kuwaiti FM receives Somalia’s outgoing Ambassador

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah received Sunday outgoing Ambassador of Somalia to Kuwait Abdulqadir Amin Abu...