Gunmen kill former electoral delegate in Mogadishu

Suspected Al-Shabaab assassins have shot and killed a former electoral delegate in Mogadishu, the latest in series of attacks in the Somali capital amid tight...

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...

Somali president heading to Turkey for Erdoğan’s inauguration

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo will be attending the swearing-in ceremony of the newly elected Turkish President. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan had won tightly...

Turkey condemns twin suicide blasts in Somalia capital

Turkey on Saturday condemned the terrorist attack in the Somali capital Mogadishu. At least nine people, including three al-Shabaab attackers, were killed when twin bomb...

Somali security officials conclude training on gender equality and human rights

More than 30 participants from the Somali national security forces have concluded a five-day course on gender equality and human rights. The participants drawn from...

Three herders killed in inter-clan feud at Somalia border

Three people were killed in inter-clan clashes in Lagdera, Garissa, on Thursday. Residents said Burale Dekow, Mohamed Farah and Abdi Derow died of gunshots wounds. They...

Two explosions in Mogadishu leave at least 9 dead

More than 9 people were killed in an attack on Somalia's interior ministry and security forces continued to battle gunmen inside, police said Saturday,...

EU slams UAE retaliatory acts against Somalia over Gulf crisis

The European Parliament has condemned the United Arab Emirates (UAE), saying the country was taking retaliatory actions against Somalia for the latter's neutral position on...

Al-Shabaab attacks KDF base in southern Somalia

Al-Shabaab has fired several mortar shells at a military belonging to Kenyan defence forces serving under African Union Mission in southern Somalia,...

Farmajo Congratulates Trump on US Independence Day

Dear Mr. President, On behalf of the Government and the people of Somalia, I extend my cordial congratulations to the nation and the great people...