Somali kidnapper gets 15-year sentence

A Somali man has been sentenced to 15 years in jail for his role in the kidnapping of a Canadian journalist in Somalia, according...

Somali PM meets with Norwegian foreign minister in Oslo

Somali prime minister Hassan Ali Khaire met with Norwegian foreign minister Ine Marie Eriksen Søreide ahead of the Oslo forum which has kicked off...

Somalia will prevail in Maritime Boundary Dispute, says Attorney General

Kenya and Somalia are in dispute over a potentially lucrative, triangular stretch of 100,000 square kilometres of offshore territory believed to contain large oil...

Wajir MPs support efforts to apprehend Sunday attack planners

Parliamentarians from Wajir County have condemned Sunday’s attack where eight security officers were killed after their vehicle ran over an explosive device at Bojigaras...

ISIL branch in Somalia claims IED blast in Mogadishu

The Islamic State branch in Somalia has claimed credit for a bomb attack in Mogadishu which claimed the lives of at least four Somali...

HirShabelle leader visits wounded soldiers in Mogadishu hospital

The president of Somalia's southern Federal Member state HirShabelle Mohamed Abdi Waare paid a visit to wounded soldiers at Medina hospital in Mogadishu. Accompanied by...

Somali Govt defends Farmajo’s agreement with Ethiopian PM

The minister of Information for Somalia's Federal government, Dahir Mohamud Geelle has explained a recent deal between president Farmajo and Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed. Speaking at...

8 Kenyan police killed by bomb blast near Somalia border

Eight Kenyan police officials were killed in the eastern part of the country on Sunday after their vehicle hit an improvised explosive device planted...

Uganda calls for extension of UPDF mission in Somalia

Uganda’s Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda asked visiting chairperson of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, Wang Yang for support in ending the regional conflicts. Rugunda...

Suspected KDF fighter jets carry out airstrike in southern Somalia

Suspected Kenyan military warplanes have carried out an airstrike in southern Somalia, targeting the Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab militants, sources said. The KDF fighter jets pounded an...