UN envoy lauds Somali women for championing inclusivity

The United Nations senior envoy in Somalia on Thursday praised the role of Somali women in promoting a more inclusive and equitable Somali society. Michael...

Somali president vows war on Shabaab after devastating bomb

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed vowed Wednesday to step up the war against Al-Shabaab, as he addressed thousands at a rally in Mogadishu for...

No casualties as car bomb goes off in Mogadishu

A car laden with explosives went off on Saturday night near the statue of Sayidka in Mogadishu, the Somali capital, but no casualties were...

AMISOM Re-Aligns Troop Compositions Across Somalia In Readiness For Exit

AMISOM is undertaking a series of troop movements, aimed at re-aligning contingent compositions in various forward operating bases across Somalia. Special Representative of the Chairperson...

Al-Shabaab claims killing of a former electoral delegate in Mogadishu

Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the murder of an elder involved in the election of current members of Somali parliament the Wadajir district in the...

US boosts aid for war famines by $575 million

United Nations (United States) (AFP) - The United States said Thursday it will spend another $575 million dollars to help the millions facing starvation...

Puntland accuses Somaliland of attacking its territory to disrupt Farmajo’s visit

Puntland has on Monday accused Somaliland of launching an attack on its territory to disrupt President Farmajo's historic visit to the region. In the statement...

Assailants murder prominent elder outside a mosque in Mogadishu

Suspected Al Shabaab assailants have gunned down a prominent Somali elder in the capital, Mogadishu on Thursday, the latest in string of killings in...

Kenya disputes UN claim that KDF killed 40 Somali civilians

The Kenyan government is disputing allegations in a new United Nations report that its forces were responsible for 40 civilian deaths in Somalia during...

Somali PM Hassan Ali Khaire names new ministers

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheire on Wednesday night appointed new ministers after several ministers and assistants resigned from their posts for various reasons. The...