Turkey condemns terror assault in Somalia’s capital

Turkey has condemned Friday’s terrorist attack in the Somalian capital. “We strongly condemn the terrorist attacks perpetrated in Mogadishu, causing death and injury of numerous...

More than a dozen killed in three blasts in Mogadishu

Three loud explosions and heavy gunfire have been heard in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu on Friday afternoon. Videos posted on social media showed plumes of smoke...

Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo leaves for Ethiopia

Somali president, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has left Mogadishu on Friday for Ethiopia ahead of meeting on the economic integration between the East African nations. PM...

Uhuru to retain KDF in Somalia as Treasury cuts soldiers’ budget

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday said Kenya Defence Forces will stay in Somalia until security is restored despite budget cuts signaling the start of...

Somali regional MP killed in bomb under his car in Mogadishu

A lawmaker from Hirshabelle regional assembly has been killed in a car bomb explosion that occurred in Mogadishu on Thursday, security sources confirm. The car...

AU mission probes into civilian deaths in Mogadishu

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) is concerned about the incident involving its troops that took place near ex-control Balcad in which, regrettably,...

Amisom on the spot over killing of four civilians in Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia is on the spot over the alleged killing of four civilians in a retaliatory attack. The four were killed...

More than one hundred Somali immigrants voluntarily repatriated from Libya

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on Wednesday that 124 illegal Somali immigrants were voluntarily repatriated from Libya's capital Tripoli. The repatriation took place...

Southwest state president steps resigns

Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden has resigned as leader of southwest regional administration ahead of the presidential election slated for next week. In a statement, Mr....

Mogadishu mayor asks AMISOM to probe into civilian killings

Mogadishu Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman has called on leaders of African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to launch an investigation into the deaths of...