India offers maritime intelligence sharing to Somalia

India has offered to share real-time intelligence of maritime movements in the Indian Ocean with 10 countries that participated in a Naval Conclave in...

Leader of Pro-ISIL militants in Somalia Survives US Airstrike

The leader of the Pro-Islamic State group in Somalia has survived U.S. airstrikes which targeted caves in a remote mountainous area in Puntland, the...

Release Somali asylum seekers detained in raids, rights group urges

Thai authorities should release 35 Pakistani and Somali asylum seekers arrested in recent raids, a rights group said Monday, slamming arrests that swept up...

Mogadishu talks ended, a joint communique released

Lengthy talks between the Federal Government of Somalia and the regional administrations in Mogadishu have been concluded with final joint communique. Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo...

UAE ambassador meets IGAD special envoy to Somalia

Mohammed Ahmed Al Othman, the UAE Ambassador to Mogadishu, met Mohamed Ali Guyo, Special Envoy of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development, IGAD, to Somalia,...

East Africa bloc to train Somalia officials on Kenyan, Ethiopian experience

Africa’s regional bloc said Saturday it will hold an experience sharing workshop on federalism and devolution for Somalia government officials in Ethiopia next week. The...

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...

AMISOM Re-Aligns Troop Compositions Across Somalia In Readiness For Exit

AMISOM is undertaking a series of troop movements, aimed at re-aligning contingent compositions in various forward operating bases across Somalia. Special Representative of the Chairperson...

Somali Police officer shot dead in Mogadishu

Unidentified gunmen thought to be Al Shabaab assassins have shot and killed a Somali Police force member in Mogadishu on Saturday night, relatives and...

Puntland troops carry out operation in northern Galkayo

The troops of Somalia's northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland have carried out a security operation in the divided city of Galkayo on Saturday following...