The African Union force in Somalia warns Al-Shabab militants are planning to disguise themselves as AU soldiers to carry out attacks.
DJIBOUTI (HOL) – Djibouti’s president Ismail Omar Guelleh has welcomed the British Somali-born athlete Mo Farah who won the 10,000m and 5,000m double at world championships into his presidential palace in Djibouti Monday
MOGADISHU (HOL) - Somalia’s security forces arrested 20 people including civil aviation officials on suspicions of helping a suspected suicide bomber who sucked out of a passenger plane last week
after a bomb gaped a hole on the aircraft’s side, officials said Monday.
The suspected suicide bomber who blew himself up aboard a Somali airliner on a flight from Mogadishu to Djibouti was meant to board a Turkish Airlines flight, the head of Daallo Airlines told Al Jazeera.
MOGADISHU (HOL)-Fighters from the Al-Qaeda linked Al Shbaab group seized the southern Somali town of Marka after the African Union forces who controlled the town for more than three years withdrew, residents said Friday.
Few central bank chiefs have been jailed by a dictator or hide a loaded pistol in their desk draw, should Islamist militants decide to call. Bashir Issa Ali has done all that, and now he wants to recreate Somalia's currency from scratch.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – Most of the flights bound for Mogadishu were cancelled Wednesday one day after a passenger plane made an emergency landing as a result of a blast which opened a gaping hole on the plane’s side, officials said.