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...

Qatari minister meets with Somalia’s minister of trade

Qatar's Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti met yesterday with Somalia’s Minister of Commerce and Industry Mohamed Abdi Hayir. During the meeting,...

Southwest leader denies that regional states cut off ties with central govt

The president of Somalia's southern regional administration, Southwest, Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden has vehemently denies reports that the Federal states cut off ties with...

Explosion, gunfire heard in Mogadishu, Somali capital

A loud car bomb blast was heard in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Monday morning and was followed by gunfire, said a witness speaking to Radio...

Eritrea to reclaim its position in IGAD next week

Eritrea will rejoin the East African bloc, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), at an event to be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia next...

Puntland and Galmudug Vice president reject Kismayo declaration

The vice presidents of Puntland and Galnmudug States have opposed and criticized the decision by the Federal Member States to break off relations with...

UN chief welcomes Horn of Africa rapprochement

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed Saturday the visit two days ago by foreign ministers of Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia to Djibouti, hailing it as...