Six, including mom and children dead as boat capsizes in River Shabelle

Six people in Lower Shabelle drowned and one person is missing when a boat capsized in River Shabelle on Monday night, residents and rescuers...

HirShabelle state appoints a new administration to Hiran region

The authorities in Hirshabelle state on Friday appointed a new mayor for Beledweyne, the headquarters of Hiiraan region to end two-month-long vacant position. In a...

Somali MP Mustaf Dhuhulow plays magnificent role in ONLF detainee release

ONLF’s jailed commander, Abdikarim Sheikh Muse, popularly known as “Qalbi-Dhagah” has been released from Ethiopian prison last Thursday with help from Somali lawmaker. Qalbi Dhagah...

Gunmen kill former electoral delegate in Mogadishu

Suspected Al-Shabaab assassins have shot and killed a former electoral delegate in Mogadishu, the latest in series of attacks in the Somali capital amid tight...

NISA chief suspends his two deputies

The commander-in-chief of Somalia's National Intelligence and Security Agency, known as , Hussein Osman Hussein has suspended two of his deputies on Monday. In a...

Jubbaland’s security minister in Luq town after Al-Shabaab abducted officials

The minister of security for Jubbaland state, Abdirashid Hassan Nur has arrived in Luq town in Gedo region days after Al-Shabaab has kidnapped...

Somali PM welcomed in Qardho town, Puntland

Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire has on Tuesday arrived in Qardho, the regional capital of Puntland's Karkar region located in northeastern Somalia. PM Khaire and...

Fear as tension remains high in Jigjiga town

Residents in Jigjiga, the administrative capital of the Ethiopian Somali regional state says many families fled their house due to the escalating tension in the eastern...

No rivalry among stakeholders in Somalia: Turkey

Turkey is not in competition with any other country in trying to resolve the conflicts in Somalia, according to the Turkish ambassador to Mogadishu. “We...

Global charity decries sharp rise of forced evictions in Somalia

International charity on Tuesday decried the sharp rise of evictions of families fleeing drought and conflict in Somalia. The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) said more...