Kenya blames Lamu residents for working with Al shabaab

Herders who were sent packing from Lamu County by security agencies on suspicion of being Alshabaab militants have now pitched camp at the Kipini...

US, EU to Increase Fight Against Al shabaab militants

A top European Union military leader visited Headquarters U.S. Africa Command, in Stuttgart, Germany, to discuss ways to further strengthen the strategic relationship between...

Bomb on KDF convoy near Mandera kills 2 Kenyan soldiers, injures 3

At least two KDF soldiers were killed on Monday when their Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) triggered off a roadside bomb explosion in Damasa Lafey...

Kenyan forces, Al Shabaab militants clash on border

A heavy fighting between Kenyan Defence Forces (KDF) and Al Shabaab militants was reported to have erupted in a small area in Gedo region,...

Burundi president calls to boost efforts to stabilize Somalia

The President of the republic of Burundi Pierre Nkrunziza has appealed to East African Community member states to refrain from provoking one another or...

African, EU leaders meet for migration summit

Leaders from seven African and European countries meet in Paris on Monday for a mini-summit to discuss how to ease the EU’s migrant crisis. French...

Foreign warplanes carry out Airstrike in northeastern Somalia

Unidentified warplanes have carried out an airstrike on a coastal town in Bari region, located in Somalia's northeastern state of Puntland, officials said. Confirming the...

Somaliland warns Puntland of fueling Clan feuds in Sanaag

The self-declared breakaway republic of Somaliland has warned the northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland against fueling Clan feuds in Sanaag province. Speaking at a press conference in...

Qatar Charity provides free health services in Somalia

Qatar Charity (QC) continues to provide free health services for those affected in Somalia by the drought in rural areas. In a press release, QC...

Somalia’s Mogadishu city hit by car bomb blast

A huge car bomb has exploded in the heart of Somali capital, Mogadishu on Sunday afternoon, causing no casualties. The bomb went off on the...