Al-Shabaab militants withdraw from Burdhubo town

The Al-Qaeda-aligned Al Shabaab militants have withdrawn from Burdhubo district in Gedo region in Southern Somalia hours after it capturing it from Somali troops...

A merchant vessel catches fire near Bosaso port

A commercial boat caught fire near Bosaso port on Monday, becoming the second marine incident since last February. The local officials said the vessel transporting...

Somali President to attend trade summit in Rwanda

African Heads of State and Government as well other African leaders are expected to start arriving in the country today ahead of the African...

Two Mombasa men arrested headed to Somalia to join Al-Shabaab

Police are holding two men believed to be Al-Shabaab recruiters who were trying to sneak out of the country to join Al-Shabaab in Somalia. The...

Somali forces launch a security operation in Mogadishu

Somali security forces have continued their routine operations in Mogadishu, expanding to remote districts in a bid to prevent Al Shabaab from carrying out...

Somali, Kenyan officials discuss security in Gedo region

Somali and Kenyan officials held a meeting in El Wak town on Sunday night discussing the security situation of Gedo region following series of...

Farmajo meets with Parliament speaker amid political tension

The President of Somalia's Federal Government, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has met with the speaker of the Lower House chamber of Parliament, Mohamed Osman Jawari in...

Somali Govt announces new offensive against Al Shabaab

The Minister of defense for Somalia's Federal Government, Mohamed Mursal Sheikh Abdirahman has announced on Sunday a new and final offensive against Al Shabaab. The...

Egypt provides medical aid to Somalia

Egypt's Ambassador to Somalia Waled Ismail said on Sunday that the Egyptian embassy has handed a medical shipment of around two tons to authorities...

Lower House speaker urged to resign amid political crisis

Members of Somalia's Lower House chamber of Parliament have called for the resignation of the Speaker Mohamed Osman Jawari as the deadlock over the...