Tuesday, June 18, 2019

UPDF donates to the Somali Muslim community

THE UPDF troops in AMISOM under the leadership of Contingent commander Brig Gen Sam Kavuma have offered and handed over 100 pieces of corrugated...

U.S.-wanted Al-Shabaab commander dies in Somalia

A senior Al-Shabaab leader with a 3 million U.S. dollar bounty on his head has died in the southern region of Somalia, the militant...

Mogadishu: Somalia government forces engage in direct gun battle with one another

Forces belonging to Somali Federal Government have today engaged in direct gun battle in Mogadishu, RBC Reports. Somali forces of two sides have fought today...

Emirates equip national and states’ armies in Somalia, Somaliland disturbed (Video)

The United Arab Emirates has of late contributed significantly to the training, armaments and military hardware of Somalia national army as well as to...

Al-Shabaab takes control of strategic town in southern Somalia

Islamist militants Al-Shabaab seized control of a strategic town in the southern Somali region of lower Shabelle on Sunday night after government forces vacated...

Somalia Ministry Officer Shot Dead in Drive-By Shooting in Mogadishu

At least 3 people including an officer of Somali Ministry of Transport have been shot and killed in a drive by shooting by gunmen...

War against al-Shabaab falters over money deals

Commercialization of the conflict has stalled progress in the ongoing military offensive against the al-Shabaab in Somalia, a Washington DC-based security expert has said. Dr...

The shadowy centre helping former al-Shabab members quit

In a small, heavily guarded compound on the bullet-riddled outskirts of Baidoa, a secretive team is working to undermine Somalia's Islamist militant group, al-Shabab,...

At least 20 killed in fighting for south of Somalia

Heavy fighting between Somalia National Army Al Shabab militants has killed at least over 20 government soldiers in Mubarak and Awdhegle villages, 70Km south...

Legislator of Somaliland Origin Assassinated in Mogadishu, another Injured

Al-Shabaab militants have shot dead a member of the Somali Federal Parliament and a ministry official in Mogadishu in two separate drive-by shooting incidents...

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Turkey: Erdogan slams Egypt’s ‘tyrants’ as thousands mourn Morsi

Mosques across Turkey hold prayer services for former Egyptian president, who died in a Cairo court on Monday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has attended a prayer...

UN Joins Call for Independent Probe on Morsi Death

Mohamed Morsi's death: World reaction - Malaysia, Qatar pay tribute to former Egyptian president, but reaction from other governments has been largely muted. The United Nations...

Governments, citizens battle over access to the internet

Somaliland became the latest country to switch off the Internet to prevent exam leakage and cheating Over the past one week, governments in Sudan, Ethiopia,...