AMISOM to aid HirShabelle overcome security challenges

The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia Ambassador Francisco Madeira today held discussions with the President of...

Troops within Somali National Army clash in Mogadishu

The UAE trained Somali Soldiers engaged in a heavy gunfight with National Intelligence and Security Agency forces in a busy junction in Mogadishu on...

Heavy fighting erupts in Mogadishu as Gunmen attack army base

A heavy gunfight was reported broke out between Somali government forces and suspected Al Shabaab suspects in northern Mogadishu on Wednesday night. The skirmish erupted...

Gunmen kill women’s rights activist in Mogadishu

A woman was shot dead in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Sunday night by gunmen believed to be Al Shabaab assassins, in what appeared...

Al Shabaab claims killing Intelligence officer near Mogadishu

The militant group Al-Shabab has claimed has claimed it killed a senior Somali Intelligence officer in the outskirts of Mogadishu on Saturday night. The officer identified...

Somali, AU forces retake town from Al Shabaab militants

Somalia National Army (SNA) backed by African Union forces recaptured new villages in Hiiraan region of central Somalia from Al Shabaab on Tuesday. Mohamed Nur...

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...

Somali PM to jet off to Belgium for summit

Somalia's Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire is expected to leave Mogadishu for Brussels, the capital of Belgium on Tuesday, sources at his office confirmed...

Somali regional administration bans auto-rickshaw imports

Somalia's Federal State of Southwest has issued a ban on the importation of new auto-rickshaws in its interim administrative capital of Baidoa city. Speaking to the...

Heavy fighting erupts in Tukaraq in the disputed Sool region

Clashes between Military forces of Puntland state and the breakaway Somaliland erupted on Tuesday morning in Sool region. The fighting which is reported to be ongoing...