Abdulfatah Kalgaal who is a well-known visual impaired radio journalist in Mogadishu was arrested on Tuesday from his house in Wadajir district.
46 hours ago
The UNHCR raised concerns over the rising number of Somalis forced to leave their country.
4 days ago
Alshabab terrorists attacked Somalia's ministry of higher education in Mogadishu, with a car bomb, bike bomb and automatic weapons, leaving 17 people dead.
4 days ago
One student died and 168 others were injured in a security scare at the University of Nairobi Kikuyu campus. Students thought an exploding transformer was a terrorist attack.
4 days ago
Somalis living in other countries are finding it difficult to send money home due to tighter financial regulation, and the government supports remittances.
13:04 Apr 8, 2015
Omar Mohamud Wardere reports on the state sponsored anti-Al-shabaab protests in Kenya, after the terrorist group killed 147 students at Garissa.
23:45 Apr 4, 2015
Kenyan authorities identified the mastermind behind the deadly terror attack on Garissa college in Kenya, as Mohamed Kuno, known as Gamadhere.
23:37 Apr 2, 2015
About 150 people were killed in the attack on the Garissa College campus. Alshabaab claimed responsibility for the attack, killing or capturing christians.
15:37 Apr 2, 2015
The AMISOM mission has been operating in Bariire and aw Dheegle villages in southern Somalia and the AU armored battle vehicles abandoned the area according to officials and residents.
16:39 Mar 29, 2015
Due to conflict displacement, lack of food and long distances, some patients are simply unable to maintain these regular visits and as such forgo treatment
13:14 Mar 29, 2015
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.
06:06 Mar 28, 2015
The neighboring Kenyan government is planning to set up a new wall on its border along Somalia for security reasons.
05:49 Mar 28, 2015
Kenyan Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery said the security wall will help secure the border and reduce Alshabaab terrorist attacks.
16:16 Mar 25, 2015
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.
05:58 Mar 23, 2015
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