Galmudug appeals for humanitarian aid after severe drought

Somalia's central Federal State, Galmudug has appealed for international aid for thousands of people who have been hit by a severe drought early this...

Former Turkish envoy recalls experience in Mogadishu

The security situation in Somalia did not prevent Kani Torun from serving as Turkey’s ambassador to Somalia from 2011 to 2014. Upon his arrival in...

Gunmen attack a security checkpoint in Mogadishu, 1 soldier injured

At least one government soldier was reported wounded in a gun attack on a Somali security checkpoint in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Sunday night,...

EU Naval Force Intercepts Suspected Pirates Off Somalia’s Coast

A European Union naval force captured assailants who fired rocket-propelled grenades at a container ship off Somalia’s coast, highlighting the threat piracy still poses...

Somali military gears up fight against Al Shabaab

Militant group Al-Shabaab on Saturday retook a town in southern Somalia as joint Somali and African Union forces battled the insurgents in the region,...

Somali President leaves for United Arab Emirates

A high-level delegation led by Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has jetted off to the United Arab Emirates on Sunday. Reports from Villa Somalia, the...

Four people wounded in a car accident in central Somalia

At least four passengers were reported to have sustained wounds in a car crash in Mudug region in central Somalia on Sunday, local authorities...

UAE violates UN arm embargo in Somalia

The UAE is violating internationals sanctions on the sale of arms to war-torn countries by supplying Somalia weapons, a UN report has revealed. According to...

President Siilaanyo praises Somalialand’s peaceful Presidential vote

The outgoing President of the Somalia's northern breakaway republic of Somaliland, Ahmed Mohamed Mohamud Siilaanyo has applauded Nov 13 Presidential election as "peaceful and...

Qalbi Dhagah’s rendition was unlawful, says Somali parliament

Months-long investigation into the extradition of a rebel leader to Ethiopia has come to a conclusion, with the parliamentarian inquiry found that incorrect information...