Somalia drought and conflict force one million people to flee

The man who killed more than 300 people with a truck bomb in the centre of Mogadishu on Saturday was a former soldier in...

Meeting between central Govt and regional states postponed

The anticipated consultative meeting between Somalia's central government and its Federal member states has been postponed to Sunday, 28th October. The Minister of Interior for the...

The death toll from Mogadishu truck bomb rises to 276

The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia's capital killed 276 people with around 300 others injured, the country's information minister said early...

Egypt to support Somalia in the fight against Al Shabaab

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi stressed Egypt's firm stance towards the unity of the Somali's territories and its sovereignty. This remark came during a phone call...

AMISOM Military convoy targeted in IED blast in Southern Somalia

A roadside bomb struck a military convoy transporting African Union peacekeepers in Somalia's southern Lower Shabelle region on Wednesday, August 29. The AU troops' convoy...

Man accused in plot to bomb Somali apartments blames others

A man accused of conspiring to bomb a Kansas apartment complex housing Somali refugees argued Wednesday that he was unaware his co-defendants intended to...

Saudi Arabia condemns bombings in Somalia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has strongly condemned the bombings in Somalia capital Mogadishu on Thursday that left at least seven people dead. An official source...

AU to deploy an extra 500 police officers to Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) announced on Tuesday that some 1,000 soldiers will be withdrawn from Somalia by Dec. 31 in line...

WHO calls for urgent support to combat measles outbreak in Somalia

WHO and its health partners urgently need support in response to a measles outbreak in Somalia, according to a press release. They are currently working...

Senior Police officer shot dead in Bosaso town

Suspected Al shabaab gunmen have shot and killed the deputy commander for Bosaso’s central police station on Wednesday morning, security official said. A police officer,...