President Farmajo Receives Credentials from Ambassadors of Arab League and Switzerland

The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia HE Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has received credentials from the new Ambassador of the Arab League HE...

US Military Pulls Last Troops From Somalia

The United States military has completed withdrawing troops from Somalia, according to the U.S. Africa Command. AFRICOM spokesperson Colonel Christopher P. Karns confirmed to VOA...

Bomb explosion kills 6 in Somalia

At least six people, including Somali army soldiers, were killed, while eight others wounded in a bomb explosion aimed at targeting the convoy of...

Al-Shabaab suspects nabbed in army operation in Somalia

The Somali National Army (SNA) has launched an operation against Al-Shabaab in areas near Jamame district in the Lower Jubba region. The SNA operation was aimed...

Somalia urges urgent humanitarian aid in southwest

Somalia's southwest state President Abdiaziz Hassan Mohamed Lafta Garen on Saturday urged the federal government, UN agencies and humanitarian partners to urgently intervene in...

A delegation led by UN envoy arrives in Baidoa

A high-level delegation led by the UN envoy for Somalia James Swan has on Thursday arrived in Baidoa city, the interim administrative capital of...

Somali premier assures Turkish workers’ security

The Somali prime minister on Wednesday assured security to Turkish and Qatari construction workers in the East African country. Mohamed Hussein Roble made the commitment...

Kenyan police pursue al-Shabab after bus attack in border region

Kenyan police have launched a manhunt for six al-Shabab militants who attacked a commuter bus in Wajir county near the Somalia border on Wednesday. The...

Somalia’s international partners concerned over polls

Somalia’s international partners said late Tuesday they are deeply concerned over the continuing impasse in implementing the electoral model agreed on Sept. 17 last...

Somalia army kills 8 militants in southern region

Somali National Army (SNA) on Tuesday killed eight al-Shabab militants in a security operation in the southern region of Gedo, a military official confirmed. Ali...

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