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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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Mogadishu, Somalia  - US airtstrike on Friday targeted Al-Shabab militants stationed between Qay’ad village  and Harardhere town in central Somalia’s Galmudug state, statement from... More

Somali Prime Minister instructs Security agencies to stop blocking MPs from traveling to their...

Somalia security agencies have been instructed to stop blocking outgoing lawmakers from vising to their constituencies days after reports claimed that number MPs were... More

AMISOM military honours Chief of Staff Brig. Gen. Ogik with AU medal

Mogadishu, Somalia - The African Union Mission in Somalia, AMISOM, has awarded a service medal to Brig. Gen. Bob Ogik, the Military Chief of... More

USAID contributes $15 million to the UK-supported Adolescent Girls Education in Somalia

USAID announced last week  a new $15 million contribution to the UK-supported Adolescent Girls Education in Somalia (AGES) programme, according to a statement released... More

Somali journalist Hanad Ali Guled survives beating, knife attack by unidentified assailants

Nairobi, kenya — Somali authorities should investigate the recent attack on journalist and press freedom advocate Hanad Ali Guled and hold those responsible to... More

Somalia President congratulates PM Abiy’s victory on election

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo congratulated Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed for his landslide victory on Ethiopian elections. Governing Prosperity Party won 410 of 436 parliamentary... More