Somali troops retake Moqokori town from Al-Shabaab

Somali National Army (SNA) took over Muqokori town on Saturday after Al-Shabab fighters withdrew from the area, a resident confirmed. Corresponding reports from the residents...

Gunmen kill Somali soldier in Afgoye outside Mogadishu

Suspected Al-Shabaab assailants armed with pistols were reported to have shot and killed a member of Somali national army in Afgoye district, about...

Somalia will prevail in Maritime Boundary Dispute, says Attorney General

Kenya and Somalia are in dispute over a potentially lucrative, triangular stretch of 100,000 square kilometres of offshore territory believed to contain large oil...

Robow speaks to media in Mogadishu, renounces violence

Former Al shabaab deputy leader and spokesman Sheikh Mukhtar Robow Ali known as "Abu Mansur" has fir the first time faced the media in...

US, UK strengthen AMISOM intel-gathering capabilities

African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops are making strides in improving their intelligence-gathering capabilities in the fight against violent extremist organizations like al-Shabaab...

Galmudug State parliament passes new cabinet

The MPs of Galmudug state parliament on Saturday passed the list of new cabinet members during a voting in Adado, the state's interim seat...

UN urges Somalia to find durable solutions for IDPs

A senior UN advisor on internal displacement on Wednesday called on Somalia to develop an effectively framework to provide durable solutions for internally displaced...

Al-Shabaab launches attack on SNA, AMISOM bases in Hiiraan

Several soldiers are feared dead after al-Shabaab militants attacked military bases belonging to Somali and African Union forces near Jalalaqsi town in Hiiraan region. Abukar...

Somali security forces carry out sweep in Mogadishu

Somali government forces have launched Sunday morning a massive crackdown in several districts in Banadir region after separate killings in Mogadishu by unknown Gunmen. Somali...

Galmudug forces capture suspect over killing civilian in Galkayo

The security forces of Somalia's central semi-autonomous region of Galmudug have detained a suspect in connection with a civilian killing in Galkayo city on...