Saudi Arabia condemns bombings in Somalia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has strongly condemned the bombings in Somalia capital Mogadishu on Thursday that left at least seven people dead. An official source...

UNHCR plan to close offices sparks protests

Operations in some parts of the expansive Dadaab refugee camp have been interrupted after the UNHCR announced it’s closing some offices. Locals in Hagadera and...

IOM helps Somali migrants stranded in Libya to return home

IOM, the International Organization for Migration, in collaboration with the Libyan and Somali Governments and with support from the European Union, facilitated the voluntary...

Somali PM meets with security chiefs in Mogadishu

The prime minister of Somalia's Federal Government, Hassan Ali Khaire held meeting the country's top security chief amid a surge in attacks by Al-Shabab...

UN Security Council decides to extend mandate of assistance mission in Somalia

The UN Security Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted Resolution 2408 extending the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) until March...

Kenyan military kills 5 al-Shabaab militants

The Kenyan military on Monday said that it had thwarted a terror attack and killed five al-Shabaab militants in the Boni forest in Kenya’s...

KDF sets fire on Hormuud Telecom HQ in Balad Hawo city

Kenyan military forces have set fire on Hormuud telecom company headquarters in Khadija Haji village in Somalia's Gedo region. It was not immediately clear reasons...

Kenya says KDF troops rescue 13 Al Shabaab recruits in Somalia

Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) on Sunday rescued thirteen people who were recruited form Magarini in Kilifi county to fight for al Shabaab in Somalia. The...

Al Shabaab claims killing Kenyan military officer in Somalia

The Al-Qaeda-linked militant group of Al-Shabaab said it has killed a senior Kenyan military officer in Somalia, claim that comes amid increasing operations against...

Puntland president appoints new ministers

Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali "Gaas" has on Saturday appointed new ministers amid corruption allegations in his administration. Dahir Haji Khalif was named as the...