MOGADISHU (HOL) – A suicide car bomber detonated explosives-packed truck outside a hotel near the hilltop presidential palace in the Somali capital, killing at least 15 people and injured 30 others, police said.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somalia’s parliament added a new member into the 135-member elders who would have to elect new legislators for the upcoming parliament, a move many say went beyond the standard figure sanctioned by the country’s stakeholders
MOGADISHU (HOL) – A Somali presidential candidate has called for an independent probe into the theft of $530,000 by a teller at the country’s central bank, suggesting an amount higher than announced by officials was stolen.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – With less than a month left for Somalia to hold a presidential election, a new dispute over the sums of money the government would have to allocate for the upcoming election process is brewing between Somali leaders and the international community amid concerns over slow electoral process and ‘vagueness’ in leaders’ spending plans, sources said Saturday.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - Somali security forces have killed two gunmen who attacked a beachside restaurant in the Somali capital late on Thursday, ending an assault on the building that killed at least 10 people, police said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police officer says a car bomber has prematurely detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near the new Turkish embassy compound in the capital, Mogadishu.
Authorities in 15 towns have banned burkinis, citing public concern following recent terrorist attacks in the country