Somali Air Force marks 59th anniversary

Somali air force has marked its 59th anniversary since inception in 1960 after the country gained its independence from British and Italian colonies.   The event which was colorful kicked off with the march of the band group. Somali military chief, General Dahir Adan Elmi has congratulated the forces for their commitments More...

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By Shamso Nuur On Thursday, February 14th, 2019
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Southwest state president completes cabinet members

The president of Southwest state of Somalia, Abdulaziz Hassan Mohamed alias Laftagaren has appointed another ten new cabinet ministers on Wednesday. The new list with ten ministers and More...

By Shamso Nuur On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Car bomb kills one, injures two in Mogadishu

At least one person was killed and two others wounded when a bomb attached to a vehicle exploded in Mogadishu on Wednesday noon. The blast targeting Southwest State lawmaker Ali Artan More...

By Shamso Nuur On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Somali woman guilty over daughters’ genital mutilation in landmark prosecution

A Queensland woman has been found guilty of taking her two daughters to Somalia to undergo female genital mutilation – the first prosecution of its type in the state. A jury took just More...

By Shamso Nuur On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Amisom to close Somalia bases, change fighting tactic

K The African Union troops in Somalia will close some of their forward operating bases (FoBs) at the end of the month when further reduction of 1,000 soldiers is implemented.The second More...

By Shamso Nuur On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Al-Shabaab ambushes army convoy outside Somali capital

Al-Shabaab said its fighters launched an ambush attack on Somali military convoy travelling on the outskirts of Mogadishu on Tuesday. Heavy battle flared up following the surprise assault More...

By Shamso Nuur On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Puntland president meets with his new cabinet

The president of Somalia’s northeastern Puntland state, Sa’eed Abdullahi Deni has held first meeting with his cabinet members at the state house in Garowe on Tuesday. The meeting More...

By Shamso Nuur On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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AU military chiefs meet on exit strategy in Somalia

African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) military commanders began a four-day meeting in Mogadishu on Monday to develop a comprehensive plan that will guide their exit strategy. AMISOM More...

By Shamso Nuur On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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Puntland swears in new cabinet members

The newly appointed cabinet members of Puntland regional state of Somalia has been sworn in on Tuesday. The cabinet was sworn in by the regional state’s chief justice, Dr Yusuf Hajji More...

By Shamso Nuur On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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Car Bomb Blast Kills Security Official In Mogadishu

A senior Somali police officer was killed in a car bomb explosion in Mogadishu, witnesses said, the latest in a series of attacks by the Al-Qaeda-linked Al shabaab in the capital. The More...