UN envoy lauds Somali women for championing inclusivity

The United Nations senior envoy in Somalia on Thursday praised the role of Somali women in promoting a more inclusive and equitable Somali society. Michael...

Slain Regional Minister and HirShabelle MP laid to rest in Mogadishu

The dead bodies of a regional Minister and MP killed in Al Shabaab roadside bomb blast near Afgoye town on Wednesday have been laid...

Somalia seeks to benefit from Jordan’s security expertise

Interior Minister Samir Mubaidain, late Tuesday, discussed with his Somali counterpart Mohamed Abubakar Islow bilateral relations and means to benefit from Jordan's security and...

Jubbaland President resumes illicit charcoal exports despite UN ban

The President of Somalia's southern semi-autonomous region of Jubbaland, Ahmed Mohamed Islam, known as has been accused of resuming charcoal export despite UN...

Roadside Bomb Kills 4, Including 2 regional Minster and MP

A roadside bomb struck a car Wednesday southwest of the Somali capital Mogadishu, killing two government officials and two of their bodyguards, regional officials...

US announces $533M in humanitarian aid for Africa

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday announced nearly $533 million in humanitarian assistance for food-insecure people in Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, and...

Qatar calls for to respect for Somalia’s Sovereignty

Qatar has participated in a high-level international conference on Somalia, hosted in the British capital London. Qatar’s delegation to the meeting was headed by...

Kenya says to help Somalia build strong judicial system

Kenya would support ongoing efforts by the Somali government to strengthen its legal and justice system to tackle the Horn of Africa state's social...

HirShabelle Lawmaker accuses State President of corruption

Abdiweli Sheikh Ali, a member of HirShabelle regional parliament has accused the state President Mohamed Abdi Waare of corruption. Ali said President Waare has embezzled one...

Somali Security forces launch massive operation in Mogadishu

Dozens of people have been arrested in Mogadishu in an operation carried out by the Somali government forces, targeting individuals suspected to have links...