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AMISOM to handover Somalia’s military academy at the end of the month

A military training institution which the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has occupied for more than a decade will be...

Somali president praises Qatar’s support for development projects

President of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullah Farmajo, has thanked the government and people of Qatar under the leadership of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim...

Somali president in Djibouti for talks with Guelleh

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is in Djibouti after concluding his two-day official trip to Burundi. President Farmajo is...

Stabbed schoolboy had fled war-torn Somalia for a new life

A student who was fatally stabbed outside a sixth-form college fled "war-torn" Somalia when he was a toddler, his family has said.

Burundi calls for urgent AU meeting over Amisom withdrawal from Somalia

‘We have called for an urgent summit so the decision can be reconsidered,’ says Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza.

Joint Communique following the State Visit by President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to Burundi

Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has wrapped up a two-day visit to Burundi, which is one of the troop-contributing nations to AMISOM.

AU urges gradual transition of security roles from its force in Somalia

The African Union (AU) on Monday called for gradual and progressive takeover of security responsibilities from the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).

Somali president meets with his Burundian counterpart

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed arrived in Burundi’s capital, Bujumbura today Monday for an official visit. Somalia’s presidency said...

Kenyan foreign minister delays trip to Somalia

Kenyan Foreign Affairs Minister, Monica Juma is expected to appear before the parliamentary Defense and Foreign relations committee on Tuesday.

Kenya’s Miraa traders say they are ready to lose Somalia market

Miraa farmers could lose 90 per cent of the market if the diplomatic spat between Kenya and Somalia is not resolved.