Roadside blast kills Kenyan soldiers in Somalia

At least seven Kenyan military personnel serving under African Union peacekeeping mission forces in Somalia (AMISOM) were killed when a bomb targeted military vehicles...

Somali PM reserves 30% of parliament seats for women in upcoming poll

Nearly a third of Somalia’s parliamentary seats will be reserved for female lawmakers in an election next month, the prime minister said, a measure...

Mogadishu mayor meets with Turkish ambassador

The mayor of Mogadishu Omar Filish has paid a courtesy call to the Turkish ambassador to Somalia Mehmet Yılmaz at the embassy in the...

IED explosion wounds 3 in Somali capital

At least three people were wounded on Monday in a landmine explosion targeting a vehicle carrying police officials in Somalia's capital, an official said. The...

Somali military court sentences a soldier for killing

A top military court in Somalia has handed down a death sentence against a soldier convicted of killing a civilian in Mogadishu on Monday. The...

Ethiopia kills 4 core TPLF leaders, arrests 9

The Ethiopian National Defense Force announced late Thursday that it had killed top officials of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF). They included TPLF spokesperson...

Prime Minister Roble’s Remarks on Elections.

I would like to inform the Somali public that the Government has made major efforts to resolve differences of opinion over elections between the...

Five dead in landmine blast in Mogadishu

The head of the Somali custodial corps escaped unharmed after a landmine explosion ripped through his convoy on Thursday morning. The attack killed at least...

Somali police nabbed Al-Shabaab suspects in Jowhar sweep

Somali security forces have carried out security operations in the neighborhoods of Jowhar, the capital of Hirshabelle on Tuesday, residents said. During the operation, a...

Election commission’s chair meets with Italy’s Deputy Ambassador

Chairman Mohamed Hassan Irro and members of the Electoral Implementation Team held a meeting with H.E Massimiliano Bertollo, Italian Deputy Ambassador to Somalia. They discussed...

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