Somali PM calls on state leaders to fast-track senate poll

Somali prime minister Mohamed Roble has called on the country’s regional governments to expedite the election of new federal senators after a missed electoral...

PM Roble hails date set for Jubbaland senate elections

Somali prime minister, Mohamed Hussein Roble has welcomed decision by Jubbaland state to kick-start the twice-delayed electoral season in the country. Jubbaland Electoral Implementation Committee...

Jubaland releases list of candidates for Upper House as polls stall

The president of Jubbaland, Ahmed Mohamed Islam (Ahmed Madobe), officially submitted the list of candidates running for the Upper House of the Somali parliament...

Somalia’s AG forms probe team over missing intelligence agent

Somali Attorney General Suleiman Mohamud has formed a three-member task force to investigate the disappearance of a female spy agent for over a month...

Somalia operations put doubts on role, future of AMISOM

The relationship between the Somalia National Army (SNA) and the continental peacekeeping force, Africa Mission to Somalia (Amisom), seems headed for tougher times, as...

Over 25,000 litres of alcohol seized by police since January-Somaliland police chief

Police in Somaliland seized over 25,000 litres of liquor in the first half of this year, police chief General Mohamed Aden Saqadhi has said...

Miraa traders seek MPs’ intervention to restore Somalia market

Miraa traders from Meru have petitioned the House to engage relevant government ministries to restore their market in Somalia. The traders said farmers do not...

Five Somali nationals suspected of piracy acquitted by Seychelles court

Five Somali nationals suspected of piracy were acquitted on Friday after the Seychelles Supreme Court found that there was not enough evidence to support...

Missing NISA agent could be having list of Somalis sneaked to Eritrea – Ex-spy...

A female intelligence official who went missing two weeks may be in possession of a list of Somali youth who were clandestinely sent to...

Somalia celebrates the 61st Anniversary of its Independence

The President of Somalia, HE. Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has led today an event to commemorate 1st of July, the 61st anniversary when southern regions...