Peace in sight as KDF says Somalia battle not in vain

Kenya and other troop-contributing countries (TCC) believe they have made tremendous efforts in degrading Al Shabaab and enforcing peace in Somalia 10 years after...

U.S. court upholds travel ban for Somalia

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that a controversial travel ban affecting citizens of Libya and Somalia hoping to enter the U.S. will...

Somali army repulses Al-Shabaab attack in Bardere town, 9 killed

Somali forces Sunday night repulsed attacks from the militant group Al-Shabaab in Bardere town in Lower Jubba region with reports indicating at least 9...

Ethnic Clashes in Southern Ethiopia Leave One dead

Ethnic clashes in Ethiopia’s Southern regional state left one dead, a regional official said on Wednesday. Fetu Seman, Chief of Gurage zone, Southern regional state,...

No casualties as car bomb goes off in Mogadishu

A car laden with explosives went off on Saturday night near the statue of Sayidka in Mogadishu, the Somali capital, but no casualties were...

Somalia condemns mortar attack in Mogadishu that left 5 dead

The Somali government on Monday condemned a mortar attack on Sunday in Mogadishu that reportedly left at least five people dead and more than...

Kenya MP files petition to pull KDF out of war-torn Somalia

An MP has petitioned National Assembly to order the immediate withdrawal of Kenya Defence Forces from war-torn Somalia. Mandera East lawmaker Omar Maalim wants the...

Uganda dispatches more UPDF troops to Somalia

The Uganda People’s Defence Forces Chief of Defence Forces Gen David Muhoozi on Monday, July 16, flagged off Battle Group 25 and United Nations...

KDF killed Hormuud Telecom workers and Destroyed Communication Mast

Reports from Elwaq Somalia say that this Morning KDF forces killed two Hormuud Telecom Employees in that Town. Kenyan Defense Forces hanged the Two Hormuud...

U.S. plans to minimize its military operation in Africa

The US military is weighing significantly drawing down the number of US Special Operations Forces in Africa despite senior military officials warning that the...