President Farmajo to attend African Business summit in Egypt

The President of Guinea, current chair of the AU, will be joining the Forum as well as the Presidents of Chad, Rwanda, Côte d’Ivoire,...

U.S. Conducts Airstrike In Support Of The Somali Government

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabaab militants in the early evening hours on Friday, Dec....

Al Shabaab kills five men by firing squad for espionage 

The militants of the Al Qaeda-affiliated of Al Shabaab have publicly executed five Somali men, whom it convicted of espionage on Sunday in southern Somalia. The...

Al Shabaab spy agent detained in Kenya recruiting youths

An Al Shabaab suspect linked to the recruitment and radicalization of youths in Mombasa has been arrested. Abdulrazak Haji was arrested in Nyali on Wednesday...

Eight refugees die in shipwreck off Libya

At least eight refugees have died and 86 others were rescued off the coast of Libya after a rubber dinghy ran into trouble in what is...

UN Envoy For Somalia Calls For Calm And Dialogue Following Clashes

The top United Nations envoy for Somalia has called for calm and dialogue amid reports of clashes between security forces from ‘Somaliland’ and neighbouring...

UN agencies appeal for 864 mln USD to reach 3.9 mln Somalis

UN agencies working in Somalia on Wednesday launched a humanitarian appeal, seeking 864 million U.S. dollars to reach 3.9 million people with urgent life-saving...

Former Al-Shabaab deputy leader finally arrives in Mogadishu

An aircraft carrying Mukhtar Robow Ali, known as “Abu Mansur,” has finally arrived at Aden Adde International Airport in Mogadishu, following his surrender in Hudur...

Al shabaab launches mortar attack on Bariire settlement

Al shabaab was reported to have launched a mortar attack against Somali and AMISOM forces bases in Bariire area, located in the outskirts of...

UNHCR repatriates over 70,000 Somalis refugees from Kenya

The UN refugee agency said Thursday it has repatriated some 70,516 Somali refugees from Kenya since the voluntary return exercise begun in December 2014. The...