The Emir of Qatar meets President of Somalia

Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo. The meeting was held...

Somali MPs overwhelmingly approve telecommunication bill

Somalia's parliament on Wednesday approved the National Communications Act to regulate the country's telecommunication sector. Abdi Ashur Hassan, minister for posts, telecoms and technology said...

Federal lawmakers heading to Adado amid political turmoil

Several lawmakers from Somalia's Federal Parliament are expected to travel to Adado city, amid growing political turmoil in the regional administration of Galmudug. The MPs...

Al Shabaab militants occupy deserted police station in Lamu

Heavily armed militants occupied Ishakani Police Station in Lamu and hoisted an Islamist flag there for several hours yesterday before withdrawing. The incident comes less...

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...

Somali cabinet sacks Police and Intelligence chiefs after deadly attack

Somalia's cabinet Ministers have sacked the Police and Intelligence chiefs, Abdikahim Dahir Sa'ed and Mohamed Ali "Sanbalolshe" on Sunday following deadly attacks in Mogadishu. Eng...

A member of Somali Senate survives assassination attempt

A member of Somali Senate has escaped unhurt from an apparent assassination attempt in the capital Mogadishu on Tuesday, witnesses said. The senator Hussein Ali...

Arrest of Iranian fishermen by Somalia illegal

Deputy Governor General of Sistan and Balochestan province for security and disciplinary affairs said on Tuesday that arrest of Konarak Port sailors by Somalia...

President Farmajo set to meet Parliament Saturday

The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is scheduled to meet on Saturday, October 21 the country's Parliament members...

Galmudug appeals for humanitarian aid after severe drought

Somalia's central Federal State, Galmudug has appealed for international aid for thousands of people who have been hit by a severe drought early this...