Lack of funds threatens supply of relief food in East Africa, says WFP

Shortage of funds threatens to jeopardise the World Food Programme (WFP) operations in East Africa, the UN agency has said. And, if it does not...

AMISOM participates in high-level forum on Peace and Security

A high-level annual conference on Peace and Security, aimed at mobilizing efforts to address common challenges facing the African continent, is underway in Lusaka,...

China vows to support Somalia’s peace, reconstruction

Chinese Ambassador to Somalia Qian Jian on Wednesday said China will strongly support the Horn of Africa nation's peace and reconstruction process as part...

Somalia’s President calls for support to defeat al-Shabaab

Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on Monday arrived in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa in a move to garner support and solidarity in the fight...

Robow speaks to media in Mogadishu, renounces violence

Former Al shabaab deputy leader and spokesman Sheikh Mukhtar Robow Ali known as "Abu Mansur" has fir the first time faced the media in...

Aster distributes food among famine affected people in Somalia

Aster Volunteers joined hands with Al Hayat Foundation humanitarian workers in Somalia, to support the ongoing relief efforts and aid in the safe distribution...

Canada announces $15M humanitarian and development assistance in Kenya

Canada will provide $15 million to support refugees and drought-affected communities in Kenya, Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen announced Wednesday following a visit to the...

Suspected Al Shabaab attack kills 5 policemen in Kenya’s east

A Kenyan government official says suspected al-Shabab extremists have killed five police officers in an ambush in the country's east. Northeastern regional coordinator Mohamud Saleh...

East Africa bloc decries increased terror attacks in Somalia

East Africa bloc said Friday it was dismayed by the recent wave of terror attacks in Somalia by Islamist militant group Al-Shabaab, which has...

Gunmen kill prominent Elder in Afgoye near Somali capital

A witness says unidentified gunmen have shot and killed a prominent in Afgoye district in Lower Shabelle region, about 30Km northwest of Somali capital,...