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...

Al-Shabab attack restaurant in Mogadishu, Somalia

Al-Jazeera has reported that Al-Shabab fighters have attacked a beach restaurant in the capital Mogadishu with a car bomb before entering into a gunfight...

Al-Shabaab Vows Revenge after US Airstrike Kills Leader

The militant group al-Shabaab has vowed revenge for the killing of its leader in a US airstrike on Somalia and named a successor, Al...

Turkey to open military base in Somalia

Following Turkey's deal to open a military base in Qatar, it is now on the cusps of securing a second base deal, this time...

Over 230 dead in heaviest terrorist attack ever in Somali capital

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (6:00 PM) - A double car bomb explosion has killed over 230 people in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, in what has...

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...

Two Polish citizens feared among the 11 dead in Somalian attack

Polish authorities are currently trying to confirm whether two Polish citizens died in a car bomb attack on Monday near the presidential palace in...

Reports of 20 killed in terrorist attack in Mogadishu

A suicide car bomb that exploded near parliament building in Somalia's capital of Mogadishu has killed at least 20 people according to Somali news...

US Carries out Strike on Shebab Militants in Somalia

The US military carried out an air strike against a senior al-Shebab militants in Somalia and is still reviewing the results of the operation,...

US Drone Strikes Target al-Shabab Leader in Somalia

Al-Shabab’s top leader was in one of two vehicles hit on Monday night by a U.S. military strike, a member of the Somali Islamic...