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Mogadishu mayor warns bodyguards against wearing armed force uniform

The mayor of Mogadishu has warned the security bodyguards in the capital of wearing armed forces uniform. Speaking during weekly security meeting in Mogadishu, Abdirahman...

UN calls for deescalation of Puntland-Somaliland tension

United Nation has called leaders of Puntland and Somaliland to work on de-escalation of the tension between the states. Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General...

Somali army and AMISOM agree to enhance coordination to execute exit plan

Commanders from Somali military and African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have concluded three-day meeting in Mogadishu to discuss the implementation of AMISOM exit...

Somali PM meets Galkayo youth on the future of Galmudug

Somali Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Kheyre has met the representative of youth organizations in Galkayo on Monday. The meeting focused on the role of the...

Somalia’s education stakeholders meet to jointly review the sector’s progress

Education stakeholders have today gathered in Mogadishu to discuss the progress in the education sector as well as challenges and plans from improving access...

Two suspected al-Shabaab members Killed in Mogadishu

Somali police have killed two suspected al-Shabaab fighters following a shootout in the Somali capital Mogadishu. In a Twitter post, Somali police deputy chief, Zakia...

Somali parliament speaker launches development projects in Hudur

The speaker of the Lower House of parliament, Mohamed Mursal Sheikh has launched developments projects in Hudur on Monday. He was welcomed by the southwest...

Somali Parliament passes revised media law

Somali parliament has approved the revised version of the media law bill on Monday. Out of 141 members present, 139 MPs voted in favor, one...

Somaliland court sentences Journalist to three and a half years in jail

Press Release . Mogadishu-Somalia: FESOJ Denounces Three Year and Six Months Jail Sentence of Independent Journalist in Somaliland and seeks a fair trial against murderer of...

IGAD lauds process to integrate Alhu Sunna forces into SNA

Intergovernmental Authority Development (IGAD) has welcomed the process to merge forces of Ahlu-Sunna Waljama with Somali National Army (SNA). In a statement, Mahboub Maalim, Executive...

Somalia clarifies the name of its largest airport

The Somali government has clarified that the official name of the country’s main airport in Mogadishu is Aden Abdulle International Airport (AAIA) and not...

Nigerian senator lambasts Guinea for hosting Somaliland leader

Nigerian Senate has criticised Guinea’s decision to extend the controversial Visit of so-called President of Self-Declared state of Somaliland. In a Twitter post, Shehu Sani...


EU cuts cash for KDF in Somalia by half

The European Union (EU) and its partners cut by half the budget for troops fighting Al-Shabaab militia in Somalia after a secret partial withdrawal...