Maj. Frank Kawero, formally the training officer at Aljazeera training school and Capt. Hassan Wantimba, formally the school’s chief instructor, are facing trial for having allegedly sneaked the Al-Shabaab fighters into the military facility to attend training on firing guns.
UK’s minister for Africa Mark Simmons said Tuesday that his government was committed to helping Somalia organize public presidential polls by 2016. Talking to reporters at the Presidential Palace in Mogadishu after meeting with Somali President....
British oil giant British Petroleum signed concessions with the Petrol Department for the Somali Federal Republic to explore oil and gas in the war raven East African nation. Intelligence reports existence of significantly large oil deposits in Somalia which could change global prices if tapped.
Mo Farah's first attempt at 26.2 miles ended in pain and disappointment as he finished the London marathon in eighth place and missed out on Steve Jones's British record by more than a minute.
Kenya: The Somalia Government has declared support for the ongoing security crackdown in Kenya but called for humane treatment of those arrested. Somalia ambassador to Kenya, Mohamed Ali Nur said his country supports deportation of illegal migrants, but opposed any attempts to treat all Somalis as suspects.
Somali Football Federation has urged Kenyan authorities to unconditionally release its U-20 international and Kenya’s AFC leopards’ striker Sadiq Abdulqader Mahmoud who was arrested by Kenyan police as he left his apartment to watch the Champions league Atletico Madrid Barcelona clash.
Losing loved ones to gun violence isn’t unusual for many Somali-Americans, a community uprooted by a civil war that claimed hundreds of thousands of lives, tore their homeland apart and displaced millions.
A Somali government regional official has died after explosive device thought to have been concealed in his car went off on Wednesday.
Galkayo (HOL) - The United Nations has on Tuesday airlifted the bodies of two of its officials who were shot dead at the Galkayo airport yesterday.
Mogadishu (HOL) - The United Nations is mourning for the death of two consultants working for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime who have been shot dead on Monday at the airport of Galkayo city which is about 750 kilometres north of the capital Mogadishu.
NAIROBI – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his visiting Somali counterpart Hassan Sheikh Mohamud pledged on Saturday to work together to defeat the militant group Al-Shabaab.
NORTH MANKATO, MINN. – Mustafa Omar graduated from St. Peter High School last spring with a clear goal — earning a degree in petroleum engineering — but only a vague idea about how to achieve it.