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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...

Somali Interior Ministry to supervise Jubbaland poll

Somali Government has said the interior ministry will supervise the upcoming elections in Southern regional state. In a statement, the government said the interior ministries...

Southwest state leader chairs security meeting in Hudur

The leader of the southwest state of Somalia, Abdiaziz Hassan Mohamed chaired security meeting to strengthen security at Bakol region. The meeting which was held...

Ethiopian detains wife of alleged coup leader

The Ethiopian security agencies have arrested the wife of alleged mastermind of the failed coup in Amhara region. The police detained Woizero Desta Assefa, the...

Somalia lauds deal by Sudan’s Military Council and civilian leaders

Somali government has welcomed the deal reached between the opposition and military council in Sudan on a roadmap for a political future of the...

Mogadishu: Somali FM holds talks with foreign diplomats

Somalia’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Ahmed Isse Awad held meeting with foreign diplomats in the country in the capital, Mogadishu on Saturday. Speaking during a press...

Somali parliament to debate labour bill

The members of Somali Lower House of Parliament are scheduled to debate.  Labour and man-power development bill on Saturday.  The members will discuss the first reading...

Somalia okays plan to counter weapons in horn of Africa nation

Somalia has agreed with the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) new roadmap to minimize proliferation of weapons. A six-month road-map drafted by the East Africa...

AMISOM commanders in Mogadishu to review exit strategy

Commanders from African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have convened in the Somali capital, Mogadishu to discuss the mission’s strategy. In a three-day meeting which...


UK Muslim groups brace for rise in hate crime after killing...

By Dan Sabbagh / The Guardian Britain’s leading Muslim organisation is to issue new guidance to help British Somalis and other individuals and mosques deal...