Farmajo meets former president in Turkey, discuss key issues

Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has met with his predecessor Hassan Sheikh Mohamud in Ankara, the capital of Turkey on Monday night. According to a...

New Zealand humanitarian assistance for Somalia

New Zealand has approved $5.2 million in humanitarian funding to address significant humanitarian needs in South Sudan, Ethiopia and Somalia. The ongoing conflict in South...

Kenya MP files petition to pull KDF out of war-torn Somalia

An MP has petitioned National Assembly to order the immediate withdrawal of Kenya Defence Forces from war-torn Somalia. Mandera East lawmaker Omar Maalim wants the...

Somali Security ministry spokesman sacked

The federal government of Somalia has announced it has sacked the spokeman of the internal security ministry  Abdiaziz Ali Ibrahim Hildhiban days after deadly...

Southwest state president unhappy AU troops’ anti-militant operations

The president of Somalia's southern Federal member state, Southwest Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden has expressed hopeless over the AU troops' war on Al-Shabaab. Paresident Aden,...

Somali army command announces fresh offensive against Al-Shabab

The commander-in-chief of Somali national army General Abdiweli Hussein Jama Gorod has announced a new anti-al Shabaab push. During a meeting with military officers,...

Somali PM sack Minister of religious affairs

Somali prime minister, Hassan Ali Khaire has sacked Minister of religious affairs and Endowment, Hassan Moallim Hussein on Monday. The minister of Information, Dahir Mohamud...

Garissa leaders demand arrest of MP over killings

Leaders in Garissa want an MP they did not name and attackers who killed three people in Elderre on the border with Isiolo arrested. Burale...

Huge fire sweeps through a market in Mogadishu

Traders at the main market Mogadishu’s remote Kahda district today woke up to losses after a fire razed down property worth thousands of US dollars. Smoke...

Farmajo arrives in Turkey for Erdoğan’s Oath-taking Ceremony

The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo arrived in Ankara, joining leaders attending the Oath-taking Ceremony of Turkish President. The...