Somali soldier killed in Mogadishu amid surge in assassinations

Gunmen thought to be Al-Shabaab members have assassinated in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Sunday amidst tight security measures imposed on the seaside city. The...

East Africa bloc calls for inclusive power sharing in central Somalia

East Africa's bloc on Thursday appealed to warring parties in central Somalia to embrace inclusive power-sharing arrangements to embrace peace after reaching the deal...

Somali army commander escaped bomb attack near Mogadishu

A senior Somali military commander, Aden Laboo Afle was reported to have escaped unhurt from a bomb blast targeted his convoy in the outskirts...

UPDATED: Nearly ten people killed in car bombing in Mogadishu

Seven people were killed when a car bomb exploded near a bus stop in a district of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Thursday, police said. It...

Italy donates 300,000 euros to Somali Red Crescent

Italy has donated 300,000 euros to the Somali Red Crescent following last weekend's terrorist attack in Mogadishu, the foreign ministry in Rome said on...

Southwest State assembly opposes siding with Saudi-led bloc

The lawmakers of Somalia's Southwest state parliament have vehemently opposed the recent decision by President, Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden too side with Saudi-led bloc. Ali...

Ethiopia Committed to Somaliland Peace, Stability, says Hailemariam

Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and Somaliland President Musa Behi Abdi held discussions on various issues here in Addis yesterday. Prime Minister Hailemariam stated his country's...

Two-day journalists’ safety meeting kicks off in Mogadishu

A two-day meeting for Somali journalists’ safety has opened in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Saturday morning with the presence of high-level government officials,...

Kenya says Police killed most wanted Al shabaab commander

Anti-terror police have shot dead wanted terrorist Hussein Said Omar in Bamburi, Mombasa. He was one of the Al Shabaab militantsbehind the Mpeketoni attack...

Somali PM meets with UN Secretary-General in New York

The Secretary-General met with H.E. Mr. Hassan Ali Khayre, Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia. The Secretary-General commended Somalia for the progress made...