Galmudug announces new Security measures in Galkayo

An official in Somalia's central semi-autonomous state of  Galmudug has declared that region's security forces will launch a security operation in the conflict-riddled town...

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...

Senior Police officer shot dead in Bosaso town

Suspected Al shabaab gunmen have shot and killed the deputy commander for Bosaso’s central police station on Wednesday morning, security official said. A police officer,...

US Army Africa commander meets with Uganda chief of defense

U.S. Army Africa Commander Maj. Gen. Joseph P. Harrington met with Gen. David Muhoozi, the Uganda Peoples Defense Force chief of defense forces, in...

Puntland says it arrested killer of former Bari deputy governor

A police official in Puntland says security forces in the state’s commercial hub of Bosaso town have arrested the killer of former Bari deputy governor...

Somaliland MPs arrested in Hargeisa town

Reporting reaching us from Hargeisa indicate that Somaliland authorities have arrested several members of the state’s house of representative on Tuesday morning. Sources said, the...

Al Shabaab hijacks vehicles carrying voters in Mandera

Gunmen believed to be Al Shabaab militia hijacked three vehicles in an attack along Lafey-Omar Jillow Road in Mandera County. Regional coordinator Mohamud Saleh said...

Somali MP security guards kill civilians in Mogadishu

Security guards for a member of Somalia’s Federal Parliament have shot and killed at least two civilians, and wounded in Mogadishu on Monday. An eyewitness...

Uganda holds meeting to combat piracy in Somalia

Uganda has hosted a meeting of representatives from the different federal states and regions within Somalia to enhance maritime security in the Indian Ocean. The...

UN refunds Kenya for KDF troops in Somalia

Refunds from the UN for Kenyan troops fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia were above budget, a rare gesture following persistent low and delayed reimbursement. The...

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