1 week ago
U.S. Statement on Situation in Somalia
Joint US-African force attacked by alShabab north of Kismayo Somalia, confirms US military official. Possible casualties.
2 week ago
Kenya police warned possible Al-Shabab attacks on key locations in Wajir, Mandera and Garissa, say they have deployed resources to confront such attacks.
2 week ago
None of the 2 crew members and 8 passengers in the FlySax plane that crashed in the Aberdares survived, rescue teams on the ground confirm.
2 week ago
10 dead; no survivors in FlySax passenger aircraft crash in Aberdares on Tuesday ~ @flysaxairline #FlySax
Somalia: Deadly clash kills 4 soldiers near Baidoa
2 week ago
The Ground team is headed to the crash site in the Aberdares. #FlySax
Three Somali Govt forces died following overnight Al-Shabab attack on Daynuunay military barracks, 20km east of Baidoa; there are reports intermittent exchange of gunfire is still taking place between the sides: Security Source
2 week ago
In the aftermath of Garissa explosion. Kenya. Somalia
At least 5 Kenyan soldiers killed, 3 others injured after their vehicle was hit by roadside bomb in Liboi, Garissa county, near Somalia border - Media reports. Kenya.
Al-Shabab is sending fake defectors to the Somali defectors program with a plan to kill officials, collect info and threaten genuine defectors. Within the last month alone, two fake defectors killed soldiers and rejoined the group
Suicide bombers kill 10 in attack on mosque in southeastern Niger
2 week ago
Video: Al-Shabab fighter Ibrahim Mohamed was captured near Bardhere earlier today by Govt forces.
AFRICOM says it has conducted yet another airstrike in Somalia, killing 27 Shabab fighters
Kenya Airways eyes CSeries for short-haul order
Leading scholar shot dead in Bardhere town tonight shortly after he left a Mosque where he prayed Ramadan's tarawih prayers; two assailants armed with pistols escaped from the scene: Residents
During his comments to reporters, @POTUS says he no longer wants to use the term "maximum pressure" for US strategy vs North Korea
: "US Forces conducted an airstrike targeting al-Shabaab militants approximately 30 miles southwest of Mogadishu, Somalia, on May 31, killing twelve militants"
President @UKenyatta: Sherehe inayofuatwa itasherehekewa katika kaunti ya Kakamega MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: Kisumu, Nyeri, Machakos selected to act as the pilot counties in our NHIF enrolment to all MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: It is not the laws we have but the spirit to follow the laws that will get us to our destination MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: Those who fail the tests will be dismissed. MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: Government agencies will undergo special vetting, including polygraph tests MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: We all have a role to stop these people from their vices MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: We know of teachers who prey on our students, lawyers who defraud their clients MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: I will do my part as the President to get Kenya to the right path MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: I welcome the assurance of the judiciary to fight this war MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: This war must be fought and won by all of us.Almost all the agencies investigating corruption are new MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: I have resolved to get rid of corruption and division. Corruption in all its forms will be eliminated MadarakaDay ^CM
President @UKenyatta: Thanks to Madaraka every Kenyan today has a right to be represented in parliament, access good education, health ^CM
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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