Supreme Court disqualifies Attorney General as amicus Curiae in the presidential petition
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aired the CCTV footage of 14th November attack that killed 500 people and wounded 500 others. the diedliest single attack in the country's history
US offcial confirms that no US personnel were involved in Mogadishu convoy explosion
Shabaab Media Unit Reports Suicide Bombing on American Convoy Near Mogadishu
Al Shabab official tells 5 US personnel had been killed in the attack after a suicide bomber targeted AU convoy escorting US officials. No independent confirmation yet
Deadly car bomb hits African Union troops' vehicle near Mogadishu
Reports of an explosion outside Mogadishu. A witness tells local media that AU convoy was the target
Pentagon now says 5 airstrikes in Somalia Thursday-Sunday killed 40 al-Shabaab and ISIS fighters (36 al-Shabaab, 4 ISIS)
China-Africa Industrial Capacity Cooperation Exposition to take place in Nairobi, Kenya in December, creating platform for Chinese and African businesses to strengthen cooperation
US Africa Command now says it conducted two more drone strikes against ISIS and al-Shabab in Somalia today, 26 total now in 2017
Pentagon: US conducted another airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab FRI, "killing several militants," took place 20 miles north Mogadishu
Djibouti is planning to send troops to Somalia following federal government's plea for support to fight against Alshabaab.
Fierce fighting between SNA forces and Al Shabab militants ongoing outside Bal'ad district, residents say
2 week ago
In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike in Somalia against alShabaab on Thur., Nov. 9 at approximately 3 p.m. local Somalia time, killing several militants, according @USAfricaCommand
A number of al-Shabaab militants were killed in a U.S. military air-strike in the Bay Region of Somalia, about 100 miles west of the capital, Mogadishu in Somalia
The group are also planning two separate attacks, the potential target locations are hotels and popular areas in Mogadishu, timing remains unknown – source
Security forces have reportedly apprehended two planted vehicles while two others (thought to be trucks) are still missing: sources
Al Shabab militants are planning to conduct a massive attack against Mogadishu airport by using AU vehicles, uniforms or possibly ID cards. Most of Somali workers were sent back to their homes – report
Sound of a large explosion heard in Mogadishu – report
AU to reduce troops in Somalia by 1,000 this year.
Islamic State's footprint spreading in northern Somalia: U.N.
2 week ago
Five of the 17 Kenyan fishermen arrested by Ugandan authorities in Lake Victoria freed after paying Sh11,000 fine each.
2 week ago
Nyeri Governor Gakuru Kariuki dies in road accident
Several police men including officers killed in an Alshabaab ambush near Elwak town, vehicles burnt.
2 week ago
Nasa vows to continue with economic boycott
Four men were beheaded by AlShabaab in Bu'ale town after being accused of spying for Somalia and Ethiopia
Police officers residential quarters at Kasarani Police station is burning. Cause of fire not known.
Al Shabab publicly executed four men for being Somali and Ethiopian spies in Buale town, Southern Somalia-reports
The main suspect in the fatal stabbing of former Kenya Simbas player Mike Okombe has been apprehended by police
U.S. official says two strikes were carried out against Islamic State militants in northeastern Somalia
Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen. Is a Salafist jihadist fundamentalist group based in East Africa.Al-Shabaab is an offshoot of the Islamic Courts Union (ICU), which splintered into several smaller factions after its defeat in 2006 by Somalia's Transitional Federal Government (TFG) and the TFG's Ethiopian military allies
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Al Shabab Somalia government Puntland authorities
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