Somali army repels Al Shabaab after attack in Qoryooley district

Somali government forces have repelled Al-Shabaab after an attack on Qoryooley, the southern agriculture-rich in Lower Shabelle region on Monday night, officials said. The troops...

Senior US Navy SEAL leaders in Africa suspended over alleged sexual misconduct

The commander and the senior enlisted adviser of a US Navy SEAL Team deployed to Africa have been relieved of their duties and sent...

Somali migrants drown off Yemen after smugglers force passengers into sea

At least 33 African migrants drowned off the eastern coast of Yemen after smugglers operating the boat forced the passengers into the sea, the...

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...

Somalia executes perpetrator on anniversary of deadliest attack

Somalia on Sunday executed by firing squad a man linked to one of the country's deadliest ever attacks, one year after the tragedy which...

Farmajo, Afwerki to discuss economic and security cooperation

The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo and his delegation received a warm welcome on his historic visit to...

Somalia’s budget meets IMF terms, official says

The budget approved by Somalia’s parliament this week is in line with fiscal reforms the government committed to when it entered an International Monetary...

Canada urged to Stop the Deportation of Somali migrant

Abdoul Abdi came to Canada as a refugee when he was six years old and is now facing deportation to Somalia, a country he...

CIA wants to expand drone strikes in Somalia

The CIA is pushing for expanded powers to carry out covert drone strikes in Afghanistan and other active war zones, a proposal that the...

Ethio-Somali region releases prisoners

The Ethio-Somali Regional State is said to have released prisoners convicted of different crimes who were former members of the Ogaden National Liberation Front...