Hirshabelle State Parliament kicks out President Osoble

HirShabelle MPs have voted to oust the state President Ali Abdullahi Osoble on Monday following a no confidence, putting the region in unprecedented a new...

Somali refugee arrested over pirate attack on Italian oil tanker

Italian police have arrested a 24-year-old Somali asylum seeker on charges of being one of a gang of jihadist pirates who seized an Italian...

Car bomb kills at least one in center of Somali capital

At least one person reported to have been killed, several were left wounded in a huge car bomb explosion in Somali capital, Mogadishu on...

President: We Are Committed To Eradicate Preventable Diseases

President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo praised efforts by the Ministry of Health and partners, UNICEF and WHO to eradicate polio from Somalia. Speaking at the National...

UN declares Somalia free of polio

The UN World Health Organisation (WHO) said it had not recorded any case of polio disease in Somalia in the last three years, declaring the country...

AMISOM chief cautions Ugandan peacekeepers in Somalia

AMISOM Police chief of staff, Rex Dundun, has cautioned the Uganda Police contingent in Somalia not to taint their names in the course of...

Somalia: Nearly 15 ministers quit from HirShabelle administration

JOWHAR, Somalia - Thirteen ministers have reigned from HirShabelle state administration on Sunday, sparking a new political turmoil in the newly established federal state. The...

Former Al-Shabaab deputy leader finally arrives in Mogadishu

An aircraft carrying Mukhtar Robow Ali, known as “Abu Mansur,” has finally arrived at Aden Adde International Airport in Mogadishu, following his surrender in Hudur...

Kenya urged to withdraw KDF forces from Somalia

A civil society lobby has petitioned the High Court to compel the Government withdraw KDF forces from Somalia. I n the case filed on Friday, civil...

Al shabaab says it killed Ethiopian spy agent in Somalia

The militant Islamist group Al-Shabaab said it has killed a man accused of spying for the Ethiopian intelligence agency in central Somalia. According to statement...