Ohio Man Accused of Plotting US Attacks to Be Sentenced

An Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S. after receiving training in Syria is again set to be sentenced after...

IED blast near Galgala kills 1 Puntland soldier, injures several

At least one Puntland soldier was killed on Tuesday an in a roadside bomb blast in Galgala Mountains of Bari region, a military source...

Jubbaland lawmaker resigns after detention

Ahmed Abdi Hassan, a member of Jubbaland regional assembly has announced his resignation following serving five days in jail in Kismayo. Speaking a press conference...

Galmudug State accuses UNDP of failing to pay its Police force

Mahad Hassan Mohamed, the deputy Security Minister of Somalia's central the Federal State of Galmudug has accused the United Nations Development Programme of...

Al-Shabaab militants clash with Mukhtar Robow loyalists

A minister says heavily armed Al shabaab militants have engaged in a fierce gunfight with fighters loyal to former spokesman Sheikh Mukhtar Robow Abu...

Somalia urges more Al-Shabaab fighters to surrender

The Somali government has called on more Al-Shabaab fighters to renounce extremism and pursue the peace process. The ministry of information, culture and tourism said...

IGAD wants free movement of persons among member states

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) began Monday a consultative process within member states which is expected to lead to a pact that will...

Not time yet to exit Somalia, US officials caution

Any withdrawal from war torn Somalia by the African Mission Union in Somalia (AMISOM) must be gradual and tactical, senior security officials at the...

Khatumo sate wins to bring an end to clan feuds in Erigavo town

Ali Muse Jama, a member of Somalia's northern self-declared semi-autonomous region of Khatumo said they have succeeded to bring an end to inter-clan clashes...

AU to appoint team to oversee troop exit from Somalia

The African Union has resolved to form a team of experts including troop contributing countries to map out ways in which forces will exit...