Explosion, gunfire heard in Mogadishu, Somali capital

A loud car bomb blast was heard in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Monday morning and was followed by gunfire, said a witness speaking to Radio...

U.S. conducts fresh drone attack on al-Shabaab in Somalia

United States forces early Tuesday conducted an airstrike in Somalia on Al-Shabaab militants, the U.S. Africa Command (Africom) said. No civilian was killed in the...

Somali President convenes security meeting in Mogadishu

The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, who is also the commander of the armed forces has chaired a high-level...

The leader of Somali regional State in Ethiopia resigns

The long-serving leader of Ethiopia’s Somali regional state has announced his resignation after the Federal forces have raided and seized control of his seat...

Somali president jets off to Eritrea for three-day state visit

Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has left Mogadishu for Asmara, the capital of Eritrea for a 3-day State visit, Somali and Eritrean ministers of...

Former Somali president calls for ceasefire in Tukaraq

Former Somali president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has called for an immediate end to the fighting between Puntland and the breakaway region of Somaliland in...

More than 200 MPs accuse Jawari of violating the Constitution

The proponents of the impeachment motion against the embattled speaker of the Lower house Mohamed Osman Jawari numbering 223 MPs have released a new statement. The...

EU Naval Force Intercepts Suspected Pirates Off Somalia’s Coast

A European Union naval force captured assailants who fired rocket-propelled grenades at a container ship off Somalia’s coast, highlighting the threat piracy still poses...

Somali cabinet meeting focuses on country’s neutral stance Gulf crises

Today, the council of ministers of the Federal Government of Somalia re-iterated Somalia’s decision in June 2017 towards the crisis in some of the...

Somalis in Canada fear ‘lives in danger’ as RBC cuts ties with money transfer...

Somali Edmontonians are scrambling to help their loved ones abroad after two money-transfer businesses that specialize in getting cash to remote areas and refugee...