PM pledges to pay University tuition fees for 100 students

Somali Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire has promised to pay the tuition fees of 100 students from poor families to join the Universities for...

Somali, AU forces carry out joint operation in Hudur town

Somali government forces, along with African Union peacekeepers (AMISOM), have launched a joint security operation in the southern town of Hudur on Friday. The local...

AU Police hands over office equipment to the Somali Police Force

The Police component of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) today handed over an assortment of critical office equipment to the Somali Police...

UNHCR steps up repatriation of Somali refugees from Kenya

The UN refugee agency said Sunday it repatriated 832 refugees in the past two weeks to Somalia as the UN agency stepped up returns...

Somalia: Al Shabaab overruns military base in Bariire town

Somalia’s al Shabaab fighters attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu using car bombs and guns, killing 17 soldiers and taking control of...

India and EU to enhance maritime security off Somalia coast

India and the EU reaffirmed their commitment to enhance maritime security cooperation in the Indian Ocean and beyond. Both sides noted the recent joint man...

Somalia bombing may have been revenge for botched US-led operation

The man who killed more than 300 people with a truck bomb in the centre of Mogadishu on Saturday was a former soldier in...

Child Soldier eradication Training closes in Nairobi

The Training of Trainers (ToT) by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to prevent the recruitment and use of children as child soldiers...

Puntland President opens 40th session of state Parliament

Puntland President Abdiwelu Mohamed Ali "Gaas" has formally opened the 40th session of the Federal state Parliment in Garowe city on Wednesday morning. The speakers...

Somali cabinet sacks Police and Intelligence chiefs after deadly attack

Somalia's cabinet Ministers have sacked the Police and Intelligence chiefs, Abdikahim Dahir Sa'ed and Mohamed Ali "Sanbalolshe" on Sunday following deadly attacks in Mogadishu. Eng...