Five Al-Shabaab militants arrested in southwest Somalia

Somali National Army (SNA) captured five Al-Shabaab militants in an operation south of Baidoa town, the administrative capital of Southwest State, officials said Wednesday. A...

A foreign aid worker kidnapped in Mogadishu

A witness says an aid worker working with the ICRC has been abducted at the organization's compound in Mogadishu on Wednesday night at around...

Iran Foreign Ministry protests to Somalia over fishing boat shooting

Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has condemned Somalia for opening fire on an Iranian fishing boat and killing the captain of the vessel and...

Cab driver found dead in Blue Island after being robbed in Chicago

Foul play was suspected in the death of a cab driver whose body was found in his car Sunday morning in south suburban Blue...

Somali Journalist succumbs to his injures in Mogadishu hospital

A young journalist, Abdullahi Osman Moalim has succumbed to a shrapnel wounds sustained in suicide bomb blast in Beledweyne last Sunday, his family has...

Four People killed, Houses burnt in renewed Somali-Oromo Clashes

At least four people were killed and several others wounded after ethnic clashes reignited between Somali and Oromo communities in Ethiopia. The clashes started on...

Al-Shabab kills 3 Kenyan quarry workers in Mandera town

Three miners were killed and one injured by al-Shabab militants at a quarry in Mandera county in northeast Kenya on Thursday, an official confirmed...

Ethiopian Prime Minister pays historic visit to Somalia

A delegation led by the new Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, has arrived in the Somali capital Mogadishu amid tight security. Ahmed was received...

IOM Partners with Americares to Provide Lifesaving Medical Supplies in Somalia

IOM, the United Nations Migration Agency, has partnered with AmeriCares to donate more than eight tonnes of medical supplies, for distribution across IOM project...

Justice eludes rape victims in Somalia’s Puntland: campaigners

Women and girls in Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Puntland who accuse police, army and marines of raping them are not receiving justice, campaigners said...