President Farmajo meets with Turkish deputy PM in Mogadishu

Somali president H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has received the visiting Turkish deputy PM Hakan Çavuşoğlu and his delegation at his office in the Villa Somalia...

Turkish deputy PM arrives in Somalia Capital

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Hakan Çavuşoğlu has arrived in Mogadishu on Thursday on an official visit to Somalia. Somali deputy PM Mahdi Mohamed Guled, Foreign...

Ethiopia’s Somali state pardons 1,500 detainees

Ethiopia's Somali regional state said Thursday it has pardoned 1,500 detainees as part of efforts to help reconciliation and create national consensus. In a statement...

Detained Somali Children Face Abuse, says HRW report

Somali authorities are unlawfully detaining and at times prosecuting in military courts children with alleged ties to the Islamist armed group Al-Shabab, Human Rights...

Gunman kills two Somali civilians in Mogadishu

A Police officer says a gunman has shot and killed two civilians in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Wednesday night, the latest in series...

Al Shabaab launches ambush on Somali, AU troops near Afgoye

Heavily armed militants from the Al Qaeda-linked militant group Al-Shabaab have launched an ambush attack on a military convoy carrying Somali and African Union...

US says airstrike in Somalia kills 3 al-Shabab militants

The United States military says it has carried out an airstrike against al-Shabab extremists in Somalia, killing three “terrorists.” The U.S. Africa Command statement says...

IOM Partners with Americares to Provide Lifesaving Medical Supplies in Somalia

IOM, the United Nations Migration Agency, has partnered with AmeriCares to donate more than eight tonnes of medical supplies, for distribution across IOM project...

East Africa: All Is Set for Somalia to Join EAC Fraternity

The Republic of Somalia is in the line-up for becoming the 7th member of the East African Community (EAC). The prospect will be on...

Al-Shabaab claims killing 8 Somali soldiers in roadside attack

The Al Qaeda-linked militant group Al Shabaab has claimed to have killed at least 8 Somali soldiers in a remote-controlled landmine blast in Lower...