NAIROBI (HOL) - The campaign body Transparency International has for the 13th year running ranked Somalia the most corrupt country in the world placing it in the same league as South Sudan and Syria.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - A Mogadishu based musician who took part in demonstrations against Al-Shabaab bombings and whose band received funding from the city administration has been a member of the outlawed terror group for close to ten years.
One of the most senior foreign fighters with Somali militant group al-Shabab says he has defected and is now in Mogadishu with the Somali government.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that Somalia had invited Turkey to explore for oil in its seas, after Ankara signed a maritime agreement with Libya last year, broadcaster NTV reported.
GAROWE (HOL) - Puntland president Abdullahi Dani has appointed a new manager for Bosaso airport.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - Somali Prime Minister Hassan Khaire Saturday suspended a World Bank funded development deal signed between Finance Minister Abdirahman Beyle and representatives of three regional states and Banaadir Regional Administration.
DJIBOUTI has rejected a London Court of International Arbitration ruling that DP World should be handed back control of Doraleh Container Terminal following the premature truncation of an operating concession