Car bomb blast heard in Mogadishu

A loud explosion was heard on Thursday afternoon in the heart of Mogadishu, the Somali capital amid tight security. A witness told Radio Shabelle by...

Slain Minister’s brother wins election of parliamentary seat in Kismayo

Mohamud Abdullahi Sheikh Siraji has been elected as a member of the House of the People following an election held in the southern coastal...

Galmudug State accuses UNDP of failing to pay its Police force

Mahad Hassan Mohamed, the deputy Security Minister of Somalia's central the Federal State of Galmudug has accused the United Nations Development Programme of...

Mandera police kill two KDF soldiers in friendly fire

Two soldiers were killed on Wednesday in a shootout with AP officers at Sheikh Barrow in Mandera County. Local administrators said the Kenya Defence Forces troops...

Kenyan forces kill 3 Al-Shabaab militants

Kenyan soldiers on Wednesday killed three Al-Shabaab terrorists during a security operation in the vast Boni forest in the coastal Lamu region. Kenya Defence Forces...

Libyan official says truck overturns, kills 19 migrants

A Libyan official says at least 19 illegal migrants have been killed in a truck crash near the town of Bani Walid, about 180...

Two Kenyan Al-Shabaab fighters executed for spying for KDF

Two Kenyans have been executed by al Shabaab fighters for allegedly spying for Somalia and Kenyan intelligence services in Kunyo Barrow town, Lower Shabelle...

Kismayo on the spot over illegal charcoal exports

Somalia’s port city of Kismayo is on the spot again over suspected illegal exports after a string of photos emerged on the social media...

Protected World Food Programme vessel arrives in Mogadishu

United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) ship MV Esbjerg safely arrived in Mogadishu on 11th February 2018 under the protection of EU Naval Force’s Lithuanian...

AU Peace Support Operations Division delegation visits Somalia

A delegation from the African Union Peace Support Operations Division (PSOD) is in Somalia to assess peacekeeping activities as the transfer of responsibilities from...