UN extends African peace mission in Somalia

A UN-backed peacekeeping mission in Somalia, which faces attacks by an Al-Qaeda affiliate, received unanimous Security Council backing Tuesday until July 31. The African Union...

Mogadishu mayor receives World Bank delegation at his office

The mayor of Mogadishu and the governor of Benadir region, H.E Abdirahman Omar Osman Yarisow has on Monday, May 14 received a high-level World...

Somalia, Turkey discuss ways to boost cooperation

Somalia Deputy Prime Minister, Mahdi Mohamed Guled held talks with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Akdeğ o.n Monday The leaders discussed wide range issues including education,...

Somalia beefs up Mogadishu security ahead of Ramadan

Somalia security forces have beefed up security in major urban centers in the restive capital city, Mogadishu ahead of Islamic holy month of Ramadan...

Qatar pledges support for Somalia amid UAE tensions

Qatar’s Emir held talks on Monday with the Somali president in Doha and pledged support for the East African country, amid tensions between the...

Heavy fighting erupts in Tukaraq in the disputed Sool region

Clashes between Military forces of Puntland state and the breakaway Somaliland erupted on Tuesday morning in Sool region. The fighting which is reported to be ongoing...

China provides $1.5 million U.S to Somalia

The government of China has provided 1.5 million USD for Somalia’s humanitarian crisis following torrential rains and floods sparked by Jubba and Shabelle Rivers. United...

Somalia says it’s ready to take over security responsibility from AU

The Somali government has told a joint team from the U.N. and AU that it remains committed to taking over security responsibility as the...

Somali PM inspects security checkpoints in Mogadishu

Somali Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Kheire has toured several districts in Mogadishu to assess the security of the city. In a surprise visit to inspect...

Somali President to meet with Emir of Qatar in Doha

The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani today meets the visiting Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to discuss the distinguished fraternal relations between the...