President Farmajo congratulates Uhuru on his re-election

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo congratulated H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta on his re-election as the President of the Republic of​ Kenya for a second...

Qatar condemns suicide attack in Somali capital

The State of Qatar has strongly condemned the suicide bombing on a mosque in central Mogadishu, which killed one soldier. The Foreign Ministry reiterated Qatar’s...

US, Sudan discuss regional security and terrorism

The Sudan Armed Forces (SAF)’s Chief of the General Staff, Emad al-Din Mustafa Adawi and the Deputy Commander of the U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM),...

U.S. strikes against al-Shabaab

On August 10, the Department of Defense conducted two kinetic strikes against al-Shabaab militants.  The operation occurred near the Banadiir region in southern Somalia. Al-Shabaab...

Up to 50 Somali, Ethiopian migrants feared dead

Up to 50 Somalis and Ethiopians are feared dead after a smuggler taking dozens of migrants to Yemen forced them back into the Arabian...

At least 19 Killed in Clashed Between Somali Militants

At least 19 militants have been killed in daylong fighting in the western Somali region of Bakool. The clashes Wednesday took place between al-Shabab militants...

Al shabaab claims killing Police boss in Bosaso town

A senior police commander was shot dead on Wednesday in the Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland. Police said the police chief was gunned down by...

Somalia to launch consultations on constitution review

Somalia government is to launch national consultations on the constitution review following public awareness and sensitization process, officials said. Minister of Constitutional Affairs Abdurahman Hosh...

Somali MPs overwhelmingly approve telecommunication bill

Somalia's parliament on Wednesday approved the National Communications Act to regulate the country's telecommunication sector. Abdi Ashur Hassan, minister for posts, telecoms and technology said...

Galmudug announces new Security measures in Galkayo

An official in Somalia's central semi-autonomous state of  Galmudug has declared that region's security forces will launch a security operation in the conflict-riddled town...