18 September 2021
Prominent businessman shot dead in Kismayo, reports say. Abdullahi Abdisalam Ahmed from the Amal money transfer services waa shot and killed by a gunman who escaped the scene according to reports
11 month ago
Al Shabab claims to have killed at least six Ethiopian soldiers in an ambush attack near Dinsor town in Bay region, Somalia
On a night like this, Dedan Kimathi, was shot and captured. His struggle and his leadership of it were destined to be stolen and betrayed by the person below, who was falsely accused of leading the KLFA and later groomed by the Brits to take over and maintain the colonial state
New Somali PM Mohamed Hussein Rooble announces his Cabinet lineup. There are new faces as well as members from the outgoing cabinet.
11 month ago
Massive explosion takes place in Mogadishu-Afgoye highway, targeting engineers from Turkey who are renovating the road. Initial reports say several Turkish-trained Haram'ad police officers killed with a number of others wounded
Trump has told top advisers he wants to withdraw U.S. troops from Somalia, adding to previous moves in Afghanistan, Syria and Germany
11 month ago
Two militants were killed in Jalalaqsi town after overnight attack by Al-Shabaab, officials. Militants attacked the police station, exchanged gunfire with police. AS also detonated explosives at the home of Mayor, Mohamed Nur who was not at home; 3 children survived the attack
Violent extremism is taking hold in Kenya's Isiolo County, positioning the vast area as the centre of youth radicalisation in the country. In Isiolo, the problem has been brewing for several years
No casualties reported after an explosion from IED at a military camp in Afgoye town earlier on Thursday. Officials say security forces were the target; but did not say when the device was planted
Local media reported that al Shabaab's officer in charge of Basra, Ismael Siidow and three of his bodyguards were killed in an operation in Lower Shabeelle region. Somali National Army captured the strategic village on this week after a fight with al Shabaab
11 month ago
Heavy burst of gunfire heard as AlShabaab militants carried out an ambush attack on an army base in Bardere town - Residents told Radio Shabelle
A suicide bombing rocks the Somali capital, leaving dead and wounded
Reports of suicide bombing explosion in Black Sea junction area of Mogadishu. Early reports say a suicide bomber attacked plain-clothed security agents killing at least one of them, source
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday extended the nationwide curfew for a further 60 days which will run from 11 pm to 4 am starting Tuesday
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday extended the nationwide curfew for a further 60 days which will run from 11 pm to 4 am starting Tuesday
Somali Security forces in Mogadishu parade AlShabab suspect identified as Mohamed Hassan arrested for allegedly launching mortars at Deynile district north of the city. There has been surge in mortar attacks in the capital, mostly targeting @TheVillaSomalia in the past months11 month ago
Somali Security forces in Mogadishu parade AlShabab suspect identified as Mohamed Hassan arrested for allegedly launching mortars at Deynile district north of the city. There has been surge in mortar attacks in the capital, mostly targeting @TheVillaSomalia in the past months
Al-Shabaab say they've executed two men in Buq Aqable town, Hiran region, Friday. One of the men, Abbaas Mohamed Osman was accused of "spying" for Hirshabelle Admin; while the other was accused of being a soldier for the same Admin. AS courts don't allow Defense lawyers
Two families in Kayole are seeking justice for their kin who were allegedly murdered in cold blood in Kayole
Two families  in Kayole  are seeking justice for their kin who were allegedly murdered in cold blood in Kayole
At least 12 Shabab militants were killed on Sunday in a military operation in the Lower Shabelle region in southern Somalia
Chief Justice Maraga has written to President Kenyatta advising him to dissolve Parliament over its inability to pass the 2/3 gender rule. He has said that, Parliament has not complied with the Court order to enact legislation required to implement the 2/3 gender rule
One KDF soldier Killed and two Injured in al Shabaab ambush attack in Lafey in Mandera County
PHOTOS: A Kenyan registered cargo flight has crash landed at the Aden Abdulle International Airport in Mogadishu, Somalia. Cause of crash, number of casualties unknown
Unidentified gunmen have killed five Quran teachers reciting the holy Quran in Adale town in the Middle Shabelle region on Thursday. Sheikh Daahir Hassan Ali Dheere; Moalim Mohamoud Canbuure; Moalim Mohamed Hussein Adawe Moalim Mukhtar Abdullahi Elmi Ow Mohamoud Hassan
Nurses in Nairobi protest outside Nairobi county leadership offices
1 year ago
Six members of Al-Shabaab movement, including two commanders, were killed in security operations of the Somali army in the south of the country
Somalia: Security forces in Southwest say they shot and killed an Al-Shabaab operative by the name Ibrahim Moallim Abdi "Ibrahim Ganey" who was known in the region. A 2nd militant escaped after troops ambushed them b/w Bardale and Awdinle. Their weapon were seized, per sources
A suicide bomber targeted chairman of Jubbaland chamber of commerce outside a mosque in the port city of Kismayo on Friday. 3 people including a security guard & suicide bomber killed 7 others wounded. Shafi'i Rabi chamber of commerce chairman is also seriously injured
At least two people were killed and more than five wounded after a suicide bomber detonated in front of the Qadim Mosque in Kismayo.
Suicide bomber detonates outside a mosque in Kismayo, there are number of casualties, residents said. Sources say bomber targeted chairman of Jubbaland Chamber of Commerce Shaafi Raabi Kaahin who is seriously injured in the explosion. Mr Kaahi was walking when attacked
7 mortar shells fell on separate neighborhoods of the Somali capital, Mogadishu
1 year ago
IED blast near a teashop kills two, injuries four in the town of El-Wak, Gedo region on Thursday, local media
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