Govt soldiers torture Shabelle TV staff and confiscate his camera

Soldiers dressed in Gorgor uniforms and wearing red caps tortured Cameraman Mahad Tawakal of Shabelle TV based in Mogadishu on Thursday night. The incident took...

UN: 20 migrants die after thrown overboard en route to Yemen

The International Organization for Migration says at least 20 migrants are dead after smugglers threw 80 overboard during a voyage from Djibouti in East...

Somali, AU military chiefs visit troops to plan joint operations

Senior African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and Somali National Army (SNA) military chiefs visited the Ugandan troops in the southern region as part...

Al-Shabaab executes 5 people for spying

The Somali-based al-Qaeda-affiliated terror group al-Shabaab has executed five people in the southern town of Jilib in Somalia's Middle Juba region. Abdirahman Adan, a local...

Journalist Kilwe Adan’s conviction by military court a “miscarriage of justice”, rolls back Puntland’s...

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) rejects in totality, the conviction of freelance journalist Kilwe Adan Farah today, by a military tribunal in...

Somalia imposes strict measures to curb spread of COVID-19

Somalia on Wednesday imposed strict measures to stem the second wave of COVID-19 in the country, banning large public gatherings for 30 days and...

Somali leaders urged to hold summit on electoral crisis

International partners* welcome the continuation of talks on 1 March between the Federal Government of Somalia Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble and the Council...

Somalia seeks to reintroduce COVID-19 restrictions

The Somali Ministry of Health on Monday said it's planning to reintroduce COVID-19 restriction measures aimed at containing the spread of the virus amid...

Somali premier appoints committees to probe clashes

Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble appointed two committees late Monday to investigate clashes on Feb. 19 between government forces and opposition protesters in...

Somali troops kill 10 al-Shabab militants

Somali National Army's(SNA) elite forces on Tuesday killed ten al-Shabab militants and injured several during a special operation near Jowhar town, the administrative capital...

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