Kenyan forces, Al Shabaab militants clash on border

A heavy fighting between Kenyan Defence Forces (KDF) and Al Shabaab militants was reported to have erupted in a small area in Gedo region,...

Burundi president calls to boost efforts to stabilize Somalia

The President of the republic of Burundi Pierre Nkrunziza has appealed to East African Community member states to refrain from provoking one another or...

African, EU leaders meet for migration summit

Leaders from seven African and European countries meet in Paris on Monday for a mini-summit to discuss how to ease the EU’s migrant crisis. French...

Foreign warplanes carry out Airstrike in northeastern Somalia

Unidentified warplanes have carried out an airstrike on a coastal town in Bari region, located in Somalia's northeastern state of Puntland, officials said. Confirming the...

Somaliland warns Puntland of fueling Clan feuds in Sanaag

The self-declared breakaway republic of Somaliland has warned the northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland against fueling Clan feuds in Sanaag province. Speaking at a press conference in...

Qatar Charity provides free health services in Somalia

Qatar Charity (QC) continues to provide free health services for those affected in Somalia by the drought in rural areas. In a press release, QC...

Somalia’s Mogadishu city hit by car bomb blast

A huge car bomb has exploded in the heart of Somali capital, Mogadishu on Sunday afternoon, causing no casualties. The bomb went off on the...

Somalis refuse to bury dead until Govt admits killing them in U.S.-backed raid

Somali families are refusing to bury the bodies of 10 loved ones, including three children, until the government takes responsibility for killing them in...

U.S. indicts radical cleric over links with Al shabaab

A radical Muslim cleric who was convicted of stirring up racial hatred in Britain was indicted Friday in New York on charges of recruiting...

Al shabaab kills Kenya Police officer in Garissa town

A police officer killed by Al-Shabaab militants in Garissa County has been buried. Constable Brian Nyambu Malasi was laid to rest in Ngeti village in...