Jubbaland Forces Clash With Al Shabaab Near Kismayo City

The troops of Somalia’s southern Federal member state of Jubbaland were reported to have clashed with the Al-Qaeda-linked militants near the port city of...

We’re stuck in Somalia, says Army chief

The Chief of Defence Forces, Gen David Muhoozi, has said Ugandan soldiers deployed in Somalia to fight the al-Shabaab are stranded due to underfunding,...

Somali parliament to elect new speaker on 30th April, says poll body

The voting of Somalia’s parliament speaker will take place on April 30, the organizing committee of the election said in a statement on Sunday. Several...

Uganda Police has greatly contributed to Somalia’s security

The presence of Uganda Police Force in Somalia has greatly contributed to the security of the volatile country especially in the capital Mogadishu. This is...

Canadian citizen arrives back in Canada after 11 years in Ethiopian prison

A man is back on Canadian soil after being in an Ethiopian prison for 11 years. Tears filled the eyes of Bashir Makhtal and his...

Somalia’s security minister inspects police stations in Mogadishu

The Minister of security for Somali Federal government Mohamed Abukar Islow has inspected several Police stations in Mogadishu on Saturday night. Accompanied by Police commander-in-chief...

Poll committee to announce election of parliament speaker

The newly appointed interim election commision is expected to announce on Sunday the dates for the vote of the national assembly's speaker. Speaking in an...

Former Somali PM speaks about Berbera port deal with UAE

Former Somali Prime Minister, Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke has distanced himself from the controversial Berbera port agreement with the United Arab Emirates . Sharmarke who...

Magistrate orders arrest of two ATPU officers for frustrating court

A court has issued a warrant of arrest against two anti-terror police officers for failing to appear to testify in a case where four...

Puntland leader jets off to UAE

Puntland President has on Saturday, April 21 traveled to UAE as the rift between the Somali Federal government and the Gulf nation is deepening. Before...