No bail for two Somali men arrested in Paceville, Malta

Two Somali men have been remanded in custody after being arrested for separate offences in Paceville last night. Inspector Trevor Micallef told Magistrate Francesco Depasquale...

Somali President jets Off to Egypt

President of the Federal government of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has left Mogadishu for Cairo on Sunday morning on state visit. President Farmajo and a...

Relative calm returns to Somali town after retreat of Al-Shabaab

The Southern Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Southwest said on Sunday a relative calm has returned to Bariire, 60Km northwest of Mogadishu after retreat of Al-Shabaab. Al-Shabaab...

Kenyan security in search of Al shabaab suspects in Mombasa

Kenyan police said Saturday that they are pursuing three accomplices of a wanted terror suspect who was gunned down in the coastal city of...

UN decries attacks targeting aid workers in Somalia

Attacks on aid workers delivering supplies in Somalia have increased this year with some resulting in deaths of staff, a senior UN humanitarian official...

Somali, AU forces seize strategic town from Al shabaab

Somalia National Army (SNA) backed by the African Union peacekeeping mission (AMISOM) on Saturday captured several strategic locations in Lower Shabelle region, officials said. Deputy...

At least three civilians killed in Buuhoodle fighting

At least three civilians have been killed, several wounded fighting erupted between two group within Khatumo state forces in Buuhoodle town on Saturday, residents...

Children in conflict zones vulnerable to killing, rape: UN report

Children are particularly vulnerable in the conflicts raging around the globe, according to a draft UN report that specifically pointed the finger of blame...

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...

Al shabaab carries out second attack in Kenya within a week

Four people were hacked to death and their houses torched in an attack claimed by Shabaab militants in Kenya’s coastal Lamu county, police said. “The...