Somalia says army kills 12 Shabab militants

At least 12 Shabab militants were killed on Sunday in a military operation in the Lower Shabelle region in southern Somalia, a military official...

Somalis arrested by Kenyan authorities on border

Kenyan police have apprehended 12 Somalis on Saturday from neighboring Somalia that don"t have valid identification documents along the common border. Joseph Muriuki, Garissa divisional...

Don’t protest, let state dialogue with Somalia – Miraa farmers told

Agriculture CS Peter Munya has asked miraa stakeholders not to allow politicians into the matter but allow Somali and Kenyan governments to reach an...

Three wounded in Somalia plane crash – Minister

A cargo plane crashed Saturday morning at the international airport in Somalia’s capital, and the country’s transport minister said three of the four crew...

Cargo plane crashes at airport in Mogadishu

Witnesses say a cargo plane has crashed at the international airport in Somalia's capital. There was s no immediate confirmation of any casualties. Photos posted...

Mohamed Roble becomes Somalia’s new prime minister

Somali President Mohamed Farmajo has appointed Mohamed Roble as the country’s new prime minister to replace Ali Khaire, who was impeached by parliament in...

Regional minister killed in Somalia

GUNMEN believed to be Al-Shabaab militants have assassinated a state minister for the regional ministry of religious affairs in the southern town of Jowhar...

Somali leaders end lengthy talks on country’s next elections

Somali President Mohamed Farmajo and five regional leaders plus Mogadishu mayor have agreed on a new election model for the 2020/21 polls, which is...

Al-Shabab militant jailed for attack on US base in Kenya

A military court in Somalia has sentenced a militant Islamist to life in prison for his role in a deadly attack on a US...

Gunmen kill 5 Quran teachers in Somalia

Several gunmen killed at least five Quran teachers and wounded several other people during readings from the holy book in southern Somalia, officials said. The...

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