A most-wanted American jihadi in Somalia says a known assassin from the militant group al-Shabab has shot him in the neck. Associated Press
The Foreign Secretary, William Hague, has travelled to Somalia to open the new British Embassy in Mogadishu.
The head of Somalia's state- owned Somalia Petroleum Corporation has said that the country plans to sign 30 oil and gas production-sharing contracts this year.
(Reuters) - Ethiopia will withdraw its troops from Somalia soon, its prime minister said on Tuesday, voicing frustration with the Mogadishu government and African Union peacekeeping forces that are also battling Islamist militants there.