Puntland accused foreign Warships of shelling its territory

A senior Puntland official has accused the foreign warships on the coast of Somalia of carrying out frequent shelling on seaside villages in its...

Canada to examine changes to asylum system after Edmonton attack

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada is examining its asylum system and will consider whether changes need to be made in light of the...

Jubbaland parades surrendered Al shabab leader in Bardere

The state minister for Jubbaland's security ministry, Mohamed Abdi Kaliil, along senior state officials have on Thursday displayed in Bardere city an Al shabaab...

Unknown Gunmen kill a youth in Galkayo, central Somalia

Unidentified assailants have shot and killed a a youth in the conflict-riddled central city of Galkayo, the regional capital of Mudug province on Monday night. The youth,...

Three Million People Receiving Assistance in Somalia

Drought response continues across the country with three million people receiving life-saving assistance every month, according to United Nations Office for Humanitarian Coordination (OCHA). The...

Three dead, several wounded in gunfight near Beledweyne

At least three people were killed, several others wounded in a heavy gunfight near Beledweyne city, about 350km north of Somali capital, Mogadishu on...

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...

Al Shabaab claims killing soldiers in attack on army checkpoint

Al Shabaab has claimed to kill at least 2 Somali government soldiers in a fresh attack on an army checkpoint near the southern town...

AU donates food items to drought-hit Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said on Wednesday that it had donated an assortment of food items worth 100,000 U.S. dollars to...

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...