Australia announces $5.5 M aid to Assist Drought Victims in Somalia

The Australian Government announced it is providing humanitarian assistance to people in Somalia facing severe food insecurity due to conflict and drought. The $17 million...

Charity calls for increased humanitarian aid to avert famine in Somalia

An International charity organization on Monday called on donors to increase humanitarian aid to help avert famine in Somalia where the lives of some...

Somali forces carry out a security operation in Beledweyne city

The security forces of Somalia's Federal government have launched a massive security operation in Beledweyne city, the regional capital of Hiran province on Tuesday. Hussein...

Gunmen kill a civilian in Somalia capital

Unidentified gunmen have shot and killed a civilian in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Tuesday, the latest in a string of assassinations in the...

Sudanese authorities free 177 foreigners held by human trafficking group

Sudanese authorities on Sunday freed 177 foreigners held by a human trafficking group in a neighborhood east of the Sudanese capital Khartoum, official SUNA...

Alleged Cape Town gangster sentenced to 35 years in jail

John Arnoldus was sentenced in the Bellville Regional Court in Cape Town to 35 years imprisonment for two murders and an attempted murder committed...

Mogadishu mayor speaks about the closure of the streets

Mayor of Mogadishu and the governor of Benadir Region, Eng Abdirahman Omar Osman Yarisow has spoken about the closure of the capital's main streets...

Four South Africans among victims of Somalia bomb attacks

Four South Africans have been reported among those killed in two separate attacks in Somalia. The attacks were carried by  militant group, Al Shabaab, near the...

Somali President calls more support for SNA and AMISOM troops

Somalia’s President Mohamed Farmaajo and the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Saturday they want the United Nations Security Council to reconsider the...

Al Shabaab fires mortars at AMISOM base in Lower Shabelle region

The Al Qaeda-affiliated Al Shabaab militants have fired several mortar rounds at a military base belonging to African Union Mission in Somalia in...