A car bomb explosion followed by fierce gunfire targeted at the back of Maka Al-Mukarama hotel in Mogadishu left ten people dead and many more injured.
24 hours ago
The neighboring Kenyan government is planning to set up a new wall on its border along Somalia for security reasons.
24 hours ago
Kenyan Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery said the security wall will help secure the border and reduce Alshabaab terrorist attacks.
3 days ago
Considerable progress has been made in different countries globally in protecting public health policy from tobacco industry interference, but certainly lot more work needs to be done.
6 days ago
WHO FCTC Article 19 sees a world where governments can protect people from harmful products like tobacco, and can recover the costs of treating tobacco-related disease from the tobacco industry
16:21 Mar 20, 2015
3 million EUR in funding helps the project over three years, for training and non-formal education programs, small business support and community awareness around livelihood and human rights.
12:52 Mar 19, 2015
The casualties are still unclear. But the move comes after Al Shabaab said it will respond to Kenyan MP Suggestion for negotiations to stop attacks inside Kenya.
04:40 Mar 18, 2015
The attack took place on Thursday evening in the village of Abaq-Xaluul, outside the town of Bardhere. Witnesses said the vehicle was destroyed in the drone strike.
03:07 Mar 18, 2015
Ms Harriet Mathews OBE is appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of Somalia to succeed Mr Neil Wigan, extending the relationship between the UK and Somalia.
04:05 Mar 17, 2015
Female stone statues (Saraswati, Lakshmi, Durga/Kali) are worshipped in temples and religious rituals, many flesh and blood women face violence on the streets and in homes.
04:37 Mar 9, 2015
The Global Alliance for TB Drug Development (TB Alliance) announced on February 19, 2015 the start of the first human study of a new TB drug candidate TBA-354-the first new potential TB drug to begin a Phase 1 clinical study in 6 years since 2009.
13:41 Feb 26, 2015
Al Shabab video calls for an attack on Mall of America, West Edmonton Mall in Canada and the Oxford Street shopping area in London.
15:14 Feb 23, 2015
Sometimes there is a waste in health and medical research, says Dr Hans Lund, Chair of EBRNetwork Steering Group and a senior researcher at University of Southern Denmark.
12:49 Feb 21, 2015
Al-Shabaab Islamists kill 25 and injure 40 in two explosions in Mogadishu, Somalia. Among the dead were two members of parliament and senior government officials.
04:51 Feb 21, 2015
The two men were captured without weapons or any devices but are suspected to be an operational cell for the facilitation of activities by Alshabab.
04:33 Feb 21, 2015
Drone strikes have weakened Al Shabaab's ability near the capital Mogadishu and the same should be applied in central Somalia where militants are gaining some strength.
04:03 Feb 15, 2015
Before World Cancer Day, an acquaintance succumbed to this disease within 10 months of diagnosis, and became part of the world statistics of someone dying of lung cancer every 30 seconds.
14:41 Feb 13, 2015
Every 30 seconds, someone in the world dies of lung cancer. According to the World Cancer Report 2014, more people die from lung cancer than from any other type.
20:03 Feb 6, 2015
The next established government in September 2012 after the transitional period has coped with fulfilling some important strategies of hope and life in the country.
17:13 Jan 31, 2015
The company of 12 actors rotates roles across the course of the tour, and together with their 4 stage managers travel with a completely portable set.
14:54 Jan 31, 2015