Somali elections marred by corruption and fraud

Corruption and voter intimidation have engulfed the ongoing parliamentary elections in Somalia, the auditor general told the BBC. Bribes of between $1,000 - $5,000 have...

Zimbabwe president Mugabe under house arrest, First Lady left country

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:30 PM) - Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has reportedly been detained in his home by troops of the Zimbabwean National Army...

Somalia received $50 million from Saudi Arabia to cut ties with...

The Saudi regime pledged $50 million (U.S.) to the Somalian government in order to have them cut all diplomatic ties with the Islamic Republic...

Video: Tens of thousands of South Sudanese suffering from famine receive...

Tens of thousands of people received emergency food supplies from the UN's World Food Programme, in Thonyor, Leer County, as seen in footage released...

Somalia, Kuwait agree to increase military cooperation

Horseed Media has reported that a Somali military delegation has arrived in Kuwait to boost cooperation between the two countries. Somalia’s defense minister of Defense...

2 Suicide Car Bombs Near UN Offices Kill 13 in Somalia

Two suicide bombers detonated explosives-laden cars on Tuesday outside the offices of the U.N.'s mine clearing agency and a Somali army checkpoint in Mogadishu,...

US Drone Kills Somali Militant Linked to Kenya Mall Attack

A drone strike in Somalia last week killed a senior al-Shebab figure linked to the notorious 2013 attack on the Westgate mall in Nairobi,...

Al-Shabaab assassinates Somali intelligence chief in Mogadishu

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (0:20 P.M.) – This morning, the media wing of the hardline jihadist group Al-Shabaab claimed its fighters had assassinated a prominent intelligence...

US drone strike kills 150+ Islamist fighters in Somalia training camp...

A drone strike conducted by the US military in Somalia has killed over 150 fighters from the Islamist group Al-Shabaab, a Pentagon spokesman said....

Somalian troops capture key port town from al-Shabab

Somali government troops backed by African Union forces have captured a key stronghold of al-Shabab Islamists, local officials say. The regional governor told the BBC...