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...

Al shabaab militants seize key town in central Somalia

Al shabaab militants were reported to have retaken a key town in central Somalia on Sunday following a deadly attack which killed at least...

Somali President congratulates Waare on his election

Somali President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has congratulated Mohamed Abdi Waare on his election as the new President of the HirShabelle. President Farmajo praised the process...

CIA wants to expand drone strikes in Somalia

The CIA is pushing for expanded powers to carry out covert drone strikes in Afghanistan and other active war zones, a proposal that the...

Mohamed Abdi Waare elected as new President of HirShabelle

The lawmakers of HirShabelle state have elected Dr Mohamed Abdi Waare as the new President of the administration following an election held on Saturday...

HirShabelle State Parliament votes for new President

The lawmakers of Somalia's southern Federal State of HirShabelle are voting for new President on Saturday, Sep 16th, 2017, to replace ousted leader Ali...

Australia boosts foreign aid for Somalia, Yemen, South Sudan

AUSTRALIA has substantially boosted its financial commitment to tackling the looming famine in Yemen and Africa, approving another $30 million in foreign aid. Foreign Minister...

Al-Shabab Fighters Briefly Seize El Wak town After Dawn Attack

Heavily armed Al shabaab militants have briefly retaken the control of El Wak town near Somali border with Kenya following a dawn attack on...