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Uganda’s president threatens to withdraw troops from Somalia

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni threatened Thursday to withdraw peacekeeping troops in Somalia who are serving under the African Union's umbrella. The threat comes as tension...

PM Roble assures no election delay

The presidential and parliamentary elections will not be delayed, Somali prime minister, Mohamed Hussein Roble confirmed Wednesday hours after international partners called for reduction...

Hirshabelle state releases list of candidates for Upper House

The president of Hirshabelle state, Ali Gudlawe officially submitted the list of candidates running for the upper house of the Somali parliament on Tuesday. According...

Farmaajo’s appointee assumes NISA office

The newly appointed interim director of Somalia’s National Intelligence and Security Agency, Colonel Yasin Abdullahi Mohamud has today assumed office. In a brief statement, NISA...

AU helps Somalia to conduct credible elections

The African Union Commission (AUC) in collaboration with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has started providing electoral assistance to help Somalia conduct...

Somali seriously injured after falling off cargo container

A Somali man has been seriously injured after he fell off a cargo container on Tuesday morning, police said. Police said in a statement that...

Kenya opens liaison office in Somaliland

Kenyan foreign ministry has opened Liaison Office in Somaliland region barely four months after Somalia restored diplomatic relations with its neighbouring Kenya following months...

Dispute over spy chief could portend new power struggle in Somalia

By Mohamed Olad Hassan / VOA A fresh political rift between Somalia's president and prime minister appears to be opening a power struggle between the...

Accomplice of Minneapolis teen serving 90 years for triple murder reverses crucial testimony

An accomplice who accepted a plea deal over a deadly 2010 robbery at a Minneapolis supermarket recently claimed that he framed Mahdi Hussein Ali,...

WATCH VIDEO: Is Somalia’s hunger and homelessness crisis beyond hope?

https://youtu.be/xJ2ndtLEw7A An ever-growing number of people across Somalia are leaving their homes to escape conflict and the impact of extreme weather events that have devastated...

President Famaajo nullifies dismissal of Fahad Yasin

Somalia’s president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo on Monday has opposed the suspension of the chief of the country’s intelligence agency, Fahad Yasin prompting constitutional crisis...

Opposition hails suspension of NISA boss Fahad Yasin

The Council of Presidential Candidates (CPC) has welcomed the dismissal of Somalia’s national intelligence and security agency (NISA), Fahad Yassin over the death of...


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...