The 4th Tana Forum on Security in Africa kicked off Saturday in the western Ethiopian city of Bahar Dar.
MOGADISHU — Gunmen from Somali Islamist group al-Shabab killed a regional lawmaker on Saturday after he had taken his wife to hospital in the capital Mogadishu, the group and officials said.
Hampered by a combination of political unrest, a lack of funding and poor infrastructure, Somalia have entered qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations only once, in 1974.
NAIROBI (HOL)--- The European Union on Thursday condemned the execution of six prisoners by Somaliland breakaway region in northern Somalia and said its an unexpected act that serves as a setback in the progress made in spreading the rule of law in Somaliland.
NAIROBI -- Kenyan parliamentarians on Wednesday pledged dialogue with the international community to facilitate voluntary repatriation of Somali refugees.
MOGADISHU (HOL) ---- The death toll from an Al-Shabab attack on Somalia's higher education ministry has risen to 17 people, officials said Tuesday, in the latest deadly attack against Somali government
KAKAMEGA, Kenya -- The Kenyan government on Sunday maintained it will not withdraw its troops from Somalia as being demanded by Somali militants.
MOGADISHU (HOL)---Somali president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and members of the country's military forces commemorated on Sunday the 55th anniversary of the founding of the Somali army.
GAROWE (HOL) --- The Puntland semiautonomous region in northern Somalia has warned Somalia's government to stop intervening the country's constitution review process, in a new political storm that
may open a door for a new constitutional crisis.
Garissa Township MP Aden Duale shocked Kenyans when, in a surprising turn-around, he tore into Al-Shabaab and its financiers and sympathisers.
Somalia's government has placed a bounty on the top 11 leaders of the militant Islamist al-Shabab group.
In its latest move to counter the terror threat engulfing its country, the Kenyan government has banned at least 86 entities and individuals it accuses of financing or supporting terror activities in the country.