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One police officer killed, 2 injured in Al-Shabaab attack in Lamu

At last one police officer was killed and two others injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling ran over an improvised explosive...

Australia boosts foreign aid for Somalia, Yemen, South Sudan

AUSTRALIA has substantially boosted its financial commitment to tackling the looming famine in Yemen and Africa, approving another $30 million in foreign aid. Foreign Minister...

Kenya committed to stabilization of Somalia, says FM

Kenya is committed to the stabilisation of Somalia and calls upon development partners to support the country that has experienced more than two decades...

Ethiopia Says Somaliland Displaced Thousands of Oromo People

Ethiopia accused a semi-autonomous territory in neighboring Somalia of illegally displacing more than 3,000 long-term Oromo residents in the wake of clashes on the...

Somali forces carry out security sweep in Mogadishu

The Federal government troops have launched an overnight security operation in the capital, Mogadishu, amid Al Shabaab attacks and targeted drive-by shootings. Dozens of people, mostly...

Puntland probes into Al shabaab on army checkpoint in Bosaso

Puntland has announced Tuesday it will investigate Monday's deadly attack on a security checkpoint in the northeastern port city of Bosaso, which has resulted...

Suspected US military jets carry out airstrike near Bariire

Suspected American warplanes were reported to have carried out an airstrike near Al Shabaab controlled town in Somalia's southern Lower Shabelle region, residents said. The...

AMISOM and UN join Somalia in mourning victims of Mogadishu attack

Top African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and United Nations officials yesterday joined the Federal Government of Somalia in mourning the victims of last...

Al Shabaab claimed double blasts in Somali capital

Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for twin car bombs in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Saturday afternoon, which killed at least ten people. In a statement...

General Mukhtar appointed as acting Somali Police boss

Gen Mukhtar Hussein Afrah has been appointed as the acting commander of Somali Police force days after his predecessor was sacked over deadly Al...