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Teenage Girl Raped and Killed in Central Somalia

A 12-year old girl was sexually assaulted and later killed in Galkacyo, family members reported on Monday. The incident was confirmed by the Mudug regional... More

Gunmen kill 9 volunteers in outskirts of Mogadishu

Unknown gunmen have shot dead nine volunteers in the outskirts of mogadishu in an attack that has all the hallmarks of Shabab attack. The shooting... More

Experts: Kenya-Somalia maritime dispute fuelled by Western interest

The maritime dispute between Kenya and Somalia is fuelled by western interest and the impending next year elections. The fued is also fuelled by Villa... More

Elders in Northern Kenya say contested sea area belongs to Somalia

Elders in northern Kenya now say contested sea section belongs to Somalia. In an unprecedented move, the elders in Garissa maintain Kenya was "unlawfully" laying... More

Somali senator says bodyguards of slain MP recalled days before he was shot dead

The bodyguard of the slain MP were recalled by the head of the police force days before he was killed by Al Shabab militants. In... More

Somali Parliament Member Killed in Mogadishu

Unknown assailants have shot dead a Somali legislator in the capital Mogadishu, officials and witnesses said. Osman Elmi Boqore, a parliamentarian from Zeila, Somaliland, was shot dead... More

Somalia President flies to Egypt to attend EU, Arab League meeting

The president of Somalia is flying to the port city of Sham-el-Sheikh to attend several high-level summits. It’s also believed that he would meet... More

Somalia is not the best country in Africa to be a journalist

On the weekend, some journalists in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, received an invitation to cover an event at the presidency. The journalists were kept waiting for... More

Kenya lists three conditions to resume ties with Somalia

Mogadishu and Nairobi have exchanged diplomatic tiff on Saturday after Kenya had recalled its envoy from Somalia and asked his counterpart to return back... More

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Wadajir Party presidential candidate discusses election concerns with prime minister

Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble and the opposition Wadajir Party presidential candidate Abdirahman Abdishakur Warsame have held a meeting earlier this evening at... More

Mogadishu blast targets Somali police spokesman

The spokesman of the Somali police Sadiq Aden Ali Dodishe has strongly condemned last night's bomb blast in Mogadishu. A statement issued by the spokesman... More

Somali president, Galmudug leader discuss election issues

Galmudug State President Ahmed Abdi Kariye (Qor Qor) held a meeting with Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo on 6 January 2021. The Galmudug leader has... More

Somalia: Covid-19 vaccines are distant as virus spreads

(Africanews, AFP): As richer countries race to distribute COVID-19 vaccines, Somalia remains the rare place where much of the population hasn't taken the coronavirus... More

Al-Shabaab releases propaganda video of last year’s attack in Kenya’s Manda Bay base

The militant group, Al-Shabaab, has released a video commemorating the first anniversary of attack against a Kenyan military base with US troops presence in... More