Somali Govt bans secret meetings in Mogadishu without its consent

The Federal Government of Somalia has released a new order banning the secret meetings in Somalia, hours after the security forces detained a prominent...

Somali Government speaks on the arrest of former Minister

Somali security forces arrested a former minister and presidential candidate in an overnight raid on his home in which they killed five of his...

MP Abdisabir denies Attorney General’s claims as baseless

Abdisabir Nur Shuriye, a member of Somalia's House of the People of the Federal Parliment has distanced himself from treason charges by the Attorney...

AMISOM trains South West Police officers on countering IEDs

African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has concluded a ten-day training course on countering improvised explosive devices (IEDs) for the South West state police...

Political Uncertainty as Protests Spread in Ethiopia

At least 15 people were killed on December 11, 2017, when members of the Ethiopian Defense Force fired on peaceful protesters. The demonstration was prompted...

Somali defence minister urges troops to defend the country

The newly appointed Somalia's Minister of defense Mohamed Mursal has called on the national army soldiers to defend the country from the Al Qaeda-linked...

Somali Journalist Celebrates His Release From Ethiopian Jail

Somali Journalist Mohamed Aweys Mudey known as “Boqorka Bartamaha” is celebrating for regaining his freedom after being released from a jail in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The...

Senior Al-Shabaab militants killed in Somalia drone strike

Several senior Al-Shabaab terrorists were killed in a drone strike on the outskirts of the coastal city of Kismayo in southern Somalia. A military official,...

Somalia PM Says His Government Demanded US Aid Cut

Somalia's prime minister, Hassan ali-Khaire, said his government had demanded the U.S. briefly suspend aid to much of Somalia's armed forces in an effort...

Canada continues to respond to critical humanitarian needs in Somalia

Canada is concerned by the extremely fragile humanitarian situation in Somalia and supports international efforts to meet the basic needs of the millions of...