A foreign aid worker kidnapped in Mogadishu

A witness says an aid worker working with the ICRC has been abducted at the organization's compound in Mogadishu on Wednesday night at around...

OIC calls for urgent assistance to help flood-hit Somalia

The OIC General Secretariat calls upon the Member States and their humanitarian organizations to urgently extend immediate assistance to Somalia, which is currently facing...

Somali PM welcomed in Qardho town, Puntland

Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire has on Tuesday arrived in Qardho, the regional capital of Puntland's Karkar region located in northeastern Somalia. PM Khaire and...

KDF jets carry out an air raid in El Wak town in Somalia

The warplanes of Kenyan defense forces have carried out an overnight airstrike near the border town of El Wak, residents said. A local villager...

Somali PM inspects police posts in the capital

The Prime Minister of Somali Federal government Hassan Ali Khaire has inspected several Police posts in Mogadishu on Tuesday night. Accompanied by Police commander-in-chief General...

Jubbaland state urges pubic to cooperate with security forces

Jubbaland state has appealed to the public to cooperate with the government security forces by providing timely and accurate information Al-Shabaab activities in the...

Chemical tanker attacked off Somalia, pirates repelled, says EU Naval force

Suspected Somali pirates attacked a Singaporean-flagged chemical tanker on Friday but were repelled by guards on board, the European Union’s Naval force said, the...

US says airstrike in Somalia kills 3 al-Shabab militants

The United States military says it has carried out an airstrike against al-Shabab extremists in Somalia, killing three “terrorists.” The U.S. Africa Command statement says...

NUSOJ calls for the immediate release of TV journalist arrested in Jowhar

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) condemns in the strongest terms possible the arrest of a Somali journalist in the town of Jowhar,...

Somali Refugees pressured to leave Dadaab return to Somalia

Thousands of Somali refugees who were pressured into leaving the Dadaab camp in Kenya are now facing drought, starvation and renewed displacement in Somalia,...