Suspected pirate vessels in Gulf of Aden dispersed by Chinese navy

A destroyer from the 27th Chinese naval escort taskforce successfully dispersed a number of suspected pirate vessels aiming for two container ships, reports China...

Kenyan Shabaab leader flees after fallout

A Kenyan who rose through Al-Shabaab ranks to become the poster boy for the terrorist organisation is on the run after falling out with...

U.S. raid kills top ISIL commander in Somalia, says Minister

A Somali Minister says a U.S. airstrike killed a topĀ Islamic State commander in northeastern Somalia on Monday. The Minister of Information for the Federal government...

Houthi media: Ali Abdullah Saleh killed in Sanaa

Yemen's ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed in Sanaa, the radio station of the Houthi-controlled interior ministry said. Footage circulating on social media on...

Canada’s immigration minister warns against illegal crossings at Minnesota’s northern border

Canada's immigration minister, Ahmed Hussen, arrived in Minnesota just days after the U.S. Supreme Court let stand for now new travel restrictions for eight...

US Defense Secretary Optimistic About Improving Somalia Accountability

U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said Friday that he was optimistic about improving Somali accountability concerning the distribution of American aid to Somali...

Two hundred officers complete Joint Police Patrol Training in Gaalkacyo

A total of 200 officers from Galmudug and Puntland states successfully completed a Joint Police Patrol training held in Gaalkacyo. The 15-day training is aimed...

Puntland State army officer shot dead in Galkayo town

A Puntland army officer has been gunned down in Galkayo town last night, government officials told Radio Shabelle. Mohamed Yousuf Adan, a senior officer of...

UN Decries Destruction Of IDP Settlements In Somalia

The UN senior relief official in Somalia on Monday decried reports of destruction of internally displaced persons (IDPs) settlements, along with humanitarian infrastructure in...

The newly appointed Somali Federal ministers sworn in

The newly appointed Federal Ministers of Foreign Affairs Ahmed Isse Awad, Interior Abdi Mohamed Sabriye and Trade Minister Abdi Hayir have been sworn-in on...