African leaders and Japan have committed themselves to tame the rising threat of extremism, piracy on the seas and to improve the business environment on the continent.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – A Somali presidential candidate has called for an independent probe into the theft of $530,000 by a teller at the country’s central bank, suggesting an amount higher than announced by officials was stolen.
MOGADISHU (HOL) – With less than a month left for Somalia to hold a presidential election, a new dispute over the sums of money the government would have to allocate for the upcoming election process is brewing between Somali leaders and the international community amid concerns over slow electoral process and ‘vagueness’ in leaders’ spending plans, sources said Saturday.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - Somali security forces have killed two gunmen who attacked a beachside restaurant in the Somali capital late on Thursday, ending an assault on the building that killed at least 10 people, police said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police officer says a car bomber has prematurely detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near the new Turkish embassy compound in the capital, Mogadishu.
Authorities in 15 towns have banned burkinis, citing public concern following recent terrorist attacks in the country
United States Attorney Andrew Luger sent a letter to Ilhan Omar, who is on the brink of becoming the nation's first Somali-American legislator, denying a TV report that he was investigating her for immigration fraud.