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The term of the Federal Parliament ends today 27122020

Today marks the end of the four-year term of the 10th Federal Parliament of Somalia, which coincides with the swearing in of both Houses...

US forces bomb Sakow district today

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. Africa Command conducted one (1) airstrike targeting an al-Shabaab compound in the vicinity of Saakow,...

President Farmajo and Uhuru Kenyatta meet in Djibouti

Djiboutian President Ismail Omar Guelleh and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have brought together President Farmajo and Uhuru Kenyatta in a diplomatic row between...

21st Division Commander and Danab Force Commander Killed in Galkayo Blast

Commander of the 21st Division of the Armed Forces Gen. Qooje Dagaari and the Commander of DANAB Forces in Galmudug Col. Mukhtar was killed...

Somalia cuts diplomatic ties with Kenya after the region’s leaders visit Nairobi

Somalia severed diplomatic ties with neighboring Kenya on Tuesday, accusing it of meddling in politics when protests and shootings erupted in the capital Mogadishu...

Early warning system helps farmers survive floods and droughts

Somalia is no stranger to floods and droughts — or to the crop failure and hunger that they bring. In 2011, more than 250,000...

Somalia halts visa-on-arrival for Kenyan citizens

Somalia on Monday suspended visa-on-arrival for Kenya nationals, citing the COVID-19 pandemic as one of the reasons for the directive. The new directive will take...

A ‘no’ worthy of a setback from Djibouti to Israel

Trump's United States continues its quest for Israel. After Sudan, Washington’s new target is Djibouti. Pressure is on the Djiboutian president to normalize with...

Security and justice committe Mogadishu 1 dec 2020

1.Senior representatives from the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS), Federal Member States (FMS) representatives, and international partners met in Mogadishu on 1st December 2020...

Mohamed Abdirizak: “Expulsion is not what we did to the Kenyan ambassador”

Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Mohamud described the government's decision to reopen ambassador in Nairobi, Kenya in Mogadishu while the ambassador informed to go...

Details: Suicide bomber kills several youths in Mogadishu tonight

Details are emerging from a suicide bombing at the Gelato Divino restaurant on the road to Mogadishu airport tonight. Reports say that seven people were...

Acting US Secretary of Defense pays surprise visit to Mogadishu

Acting US Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller has arrived in Mogadishu on an unannounced visit, the first US Department of Defense official to visit...

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