Somali district Official assassinated in Mogadishu

Unidentified gunmen thought to be Al shabaab assassins have shot and killed a local district official in Mogadishu on Sunday, as insecurity concerns continue...

Somali forces carry out security operation in Mogadishu

The forces of Somalia's Federal Government have conducted a massive security operation in Mogadishu on Monday morning, following assassinations. The sweep saw the arrest of...

Jubbaland President meets with security officials in Dolow

The President of Somalia's southern semi-autonomous region of Jubbaland, Ahmed Madobe has held talks with security officials, elders and youths in Dolow town near...

Gunmen kill civilian in Galkayo, central Somalia

Unknown gunmen have shot and killed a civilian man in Galkayo, the regional capital of Somalia's central Mudug region on Sunday night, witnesses and...

PM visits center of academy, science and arts in Mogadishu

Somali PM, Hassan Ali Khaire visited the HQ of Academy of Science and Arts near the Presidential Palace, Villa Somalia in Mogadishu on Sunday. During his short visit, Prime Minister Khaire...

Int’l community hails election of new HirShabelle president

The United Nations, African Union, European Union and Inter-Governmental Authority on Development, Ethiopia, Italy, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States congratulate Mohamed...

NISA officer shot dead in drive-by shooting in Mogadishu

A senior Somali Intelligence officer has been shot dead in a drive-by shooting in Somali capital, Mogadishu on Sunday morning. The officer - Mohamud Hassan...

Ethiopia PM woos stakeholders to help resolve Oromo-Somali conflict

Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has called on major stakeholders to assist the government to achieve a durable peace among the feuding parties in...

Three Million People Receiving Assistance in Somalia

Drought response continues across the country with three million people receiving life-saving assistance every month, according to United Nations Office for Humanitarian Coordination (OCHA). The...

Ethiopia sending troops to region of deadly ethnic clashes

Ethiopia's government said Friday it is sending troops to a region where deadly clashes have broken out between Oromo and Somali ethnic groups. Somali regional...