25.3 C
Mogadishu
Thursday, September 20, 2018

Southwest and Puntland formall cut off ties with central government

The leaders of Puntland and Southwest states have officially implemented the deal agreed by the regional states during their recent Inter-state forum held in...

Kenya deploys additional troops along the border with Somalia

The government has finalized plans to recruit additional Kenya Police Reservists to be posted at 60 border points along the Kenya/Somalia border. Speaking to KNA...

HirShabelle leader asked to resign for incompetence

The embattled president of HirShabelle state of Somalia, Mohamed Abdi Waare has been asked to immediately announce his resignation for failing to fulfil his...

Somali police killed senior Al-Shabaab operative in Mogadishu

A senior Al-shabab commander was killed on Tuesday after Somali government forces conducted convert operations in Mogadishu. The crackdown comes less than 24 hours after...

Somali forces begin operation against Al-Shabaab outside Mogadishu

Somali security forces backed by African Union troops have launched a joint operation aimed at the beef-up of the security of the main...

Turkey condemns ‘treacherous’ attack in Somalia

Turkey on Monday "strongly" condemned a deadly attack in the Somali capital Mogadishu. "We have learned with great sorrow of the terrorist attack in Mogadishu,...

Somali president opens the 4th session of Parliament

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has officially opened the fourth session of the House of the People of the Federal Parliament on Monday in...

Al-Shabaab being recruited in the North, says Roba

Al Shabaab militants are carrying out massive recruitment in northern counties, Mandera governor Ali Roba has said. He said the level of recruitment is unprecedented...

Nearly 10 killed in Mogadishu car bomb blast

A suicide car bomb rammed into a local government office in Somalia’s capital on Monday, killing nearly 10 people in an attack claimed by...

Kenyan police detains suspected Al-Shabaab operative

Kenyan Police in Lamu County has arrested a man who is suspected to have links with Somalia-based militant group Al-Shabaab. Speaking to the Nation on...