African Union and Somali government forces have captured the town of Bariire, a strategic militant base in the south of the country, officials and witnesses said Saturday.
A feared Somali pirate kingpin is being investigated by the United Nations over claims that he has aided fighters from the Al-Qaeda-aligned militant group Al-Shabab.
Mogadishu (HOL) - The telecommunication ministers of Somalia and Djibouti have met to discuss the strengthening of ties between the two nations in the telecommunication sector.
BARCELONA (Reuters) - A manhunt is underway for the driver of a van that mowed through crowds of tourists on Barcelona's most famous avenue on Thursday, killing at least 13 people in an attack that was claimed by Islamic State.
Mogadishu, 15 August 2017- The Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) General David Muhoozi arrived in Somalia Tuesday on an official visit.
Mogadishu (HOL) - With the Somali flag displayed prominently in the backdrop, the former deputy commander and founding member of Al-Shabaab denounced the Islamist militant insurgency group for their beliefs, saying that it was contrary to Islamic principles and hurt the country and its people.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has asked all losers dissatisfied with the election outcome to take constitutional measures to get redress.
Opposition leader Raila Odinga is currently addressing supporters in Kamkunji grounds in Kibera as calm returns in most neighbourhoods where post-poll protests took place on Saturday.