OIC Secretary General strongly condemns blast in Mogadishu

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has strongly condemned the terrorist attack claimed by the terrorist Al-Shabab movement on Sunday 2nd September 2018 in...

Kenyan police detains suspected Al-Shabaab operative

Kenyan Police in Lamu County has arrested a man who is suspected to have links with Somalia-based militant group Al-Shabaab. Speaking to the Nation on...

Eritrea, Djibouti leaders hold historic meeting in Saudi Arabia

The historic meeting between the leaders of Eritrea and Djibouti on Monday ‘opens a new page to promote peace and stability in the region’,...

Puntland president calls for act after militants stepped up attacks in Bosaso

Puntland president, Abdiweli Mohamed Ali Gaas has called on state security forces to beef up security in Bosaso following series of attacks by Al-Shabaab...

New UN envoy arrives in Mogadishu, assumes office

The newly appointed UN envoy for Somalia Nicholas Haysom has arrived in Mogadishu on Wednesday for the first time since he was appointed for...

Kenyan leader says troops to stay in Somalia to enhance stability

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Sunday the country' s soldiers will continue their mission in Somalia until peace and stability in the Horn...

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...

Rights group Watch calls for probe of Mukhtar Robow

Human Rights Watch on Tuesday urged the Somali government to investigate alleged human rights abuses by a former deputy leader of the militant group...

Burundi Send additional Peacekeeping forces to Somalia

A new battle group of the Burundi National Defence Force (BNDF) arrived in Somalia today, commencing a one year tour of duty under the...

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...