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Saturday, December 15, 2018

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...

Al Shabaab executes Three Kenyan fighters for spying

Foreign fighters serving in the Al Shabaab militia are living in fear after three Kenyans were early this month publicly beheaded after being accused...

Galmudug and Puntland states trade blames over Mudug conflict

The rival Galmudug and Puntland states have traded accusations over the start of Inter-clan conflict in eastern Mudug region in central Somalia. The command of...

Mogadishu airport resumes night-time flights in 27 years

A cargo plane carrying 200 pilgrims from Saudi Arabia has landed at night-time at Mogadishu's Aden Adde International Airport on Sunday evening, September 23. Senior government...

We are not UN employees, Museveni tells AMISOM

President Museveni has told countries contributing troops to the peace keeping mission in Somalia that they are not United Nations (UN) employees but allies...

Separate fatal car accidents in Somalia kills at least four

At least four people lost their lives, and more than 20 sustained wounds in two separate car accidents in southern Somalia on Sunday morning,...

Galmudug President fires State Intelligence chief amid standoff

The  President of Galmudug state in central Somalia, Ahmed Dualle Geelle "Haaf"has sacked the commander-in-chief of his Intelligence Chief amid standoff over the Gulf...

Puntland forces capture weapons-laden boat from Yemen

Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Puntland seized a boat loaded with weapons from Yemen in Saturday’s early hours, the regional maritime police chief said. Puntland authorities...

AMISOM Troop Contributing Countries Urge World for Support

Leaders of Djibouti, Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya and Burundi urged the international community for support during troop contributing countries meeting, which was called by President...

Somalia Seeks Easing of Arms Embargo in Effort to Defeat al-Shabab

The Somali government has repeated its plea for world leaders to lift an international arms embargo, as the aid-dependent Horn of Africa nation continues...