Kenya to reopen Somalia border in Mandera after decade-long shut-down

MANDERA - Plans for the reopening of the Kenya-Somalia border in Mandera are nearing conclusion, with the renovation of the Customs Border Control Point...

IGAD praises Guelleh’s mediation in Lasanod crisis, calls for genuine dialogue

MOGADISHU - IGAD has praised the president of Djibouti, Ismail Omar Guelle, for his efforts to mediate the unrest in Lasanood, the capital...

US Amb to UN Thomas Greenfield Commends UPDF Fight Against Al Shabab in Somalia

KAMPALA - The United States ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas- Greenfield has applauded the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF’s) efforts in Somalia.   Ambassador...

Heavy fighting reported in Hiran region, central Somalia

BELEDWEYNE (SMN) - Heavy battle between Al-Shabaab and Macwisley militia erupted on Wednesday night in the Hiran region, an official said.   The fighting came after...

US says doing all it can to avert Somalia famine

MOGADISHU - The US is doing all it can to avert a new famine in Somalia, US Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield...

Somalia executes soldiers by firing squad for killing

MOGADISHU - Somalia on Thursday executed four soldiers in Mogadishu by a firing squad in the latest execution against militants and members of...

Somalia ranked one of the most corrupt countries in the world

MOGADISHU - Somalia and South Sudan are the most corrupt countries in the world, according to the latest ranking index by Transparency International (TI).   According to...

Somali, Kenya, Djibouti and Ethiopia leaders wrap up meeting

MOGADISHU - The leaders of Somalia, Kenya, Djibouti, and Ethiopia have wrapped up an hours-long meeting in Mogadishu on Wednesday under heavy security measures.   The...

Somalia joins chorus of global condemnation of Pakistan mosque bombing

MOGADISHU - Somalia strongly condemned the terrorist bombing that targeted a mosque in the city of Peshawar in northwestern Pakistan and resulted in...

Kenyan president lands in Somalia for security summit

MOGADISHU - Kenyan President William Ruto arrived in Mogadishu on Wednesday ahead of the opening of the frontline-state summit which aimed to focus...

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New NUSOJ study sheds light on Media role in countering violent extremism

MOGADISHU - The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) has on Thursday, 2nd February released an in-depth report which sheds the light on the...

Ururka NUSOJ oo soo saaray daraasad ku saabsan doorka warbaahinta ee istiraatiijiyadda qaranka ee...

Muqdisho – Ururka Suxufiyiinta Qaranka Soomaaliyeed ee NUSOJ ayaa maanta soo saaray cilmi baaris qoto dheer oo ku saabsan istiraatijiyadda Qaranka Soomaaliyeed ee...

Ciidamada howlgalka ATMIS oo dil ka geystay magaalada Muqdisho

MUQDISHO (SMN) - Warar dheeraad ah ayaa ka soo baxaya dil ay maanta ciidamo ka tirsan kuwa howlgalka ATMIS ee Soomaaliya ka geysteen isgoyska...