MOGADISHU, Somalia – Somalia's government says investigators it hired have cleared it of allegations of massive corruption in a report by United Nations experts monitoring sanctions on Somalia and Eritrea
Kenyan MPs have approved a motion to leave the International Criminal Court (ICC) following an emergency debate. The ICC has charged President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto with crimes against humanity, which they both deny. Mr Ruto's trial is due to start in The Hague next week.
WASHINGTON -- A federal judge said Wednesday she will release an alleged Somali pirate ahead of his trial this autumn, saying it was "pretty extraordinary" to hold someone presumed innocent in jail for more than two years.
Somalia's Al-Qaeda linked Shebab insurgents ambushed President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud Tuesday, the militants said, claiming to have destroyed vehicles with rocket-propelled grenades.
The third annual international counter-piracy conference to take place in the emirate will focus on rebuilding the nation of Somalia, according to the organisers.