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KSRC transfers 15 wounded Somalis to Riyadh & distributes meals in Lahj.

KSRC transfers 15 wounded Somalis to Riyadh & distributes meals in Lahj.

Upon directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, to provide treatment to a number of wounded Somalis, due to terrorist bombing, an aircraft with 15 wounded Somalis were on its board accompanied by a team from the King Salman Center for Relief Humanitarian Aid arrived at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, ...

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Deadly suicide car bombing in the capital Mogadishu.

Deadly suicide car bombing in the capital Mogadishu.

At least 9 people were killed and several more others were wounded in a siucide car bombing on Waberi police station, KNN reports on Thursday. A-shabaab claimed the responsibility of the attack on its radio Andalus.  

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Eritrea-Djibouti border tensions: UN, IGAD join de-escalation calls.

Eritrea-Djibouti border tensions: UN, IGAD join de-escalation calls.

The United Nations (UN) has urged Horn of Africa neighbours – Eritrea and Djibouti, to peacefully resolve a border dispute that is threatening the security of the region. The AFP news agency reports that the UN security council after discussing a report on the border tension tasked, ‘‘parties to resolve the border dispute peacefully in a manner consistent with international ...

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12,000 camels, sheep forced back to Qatar amid crisis.

12,000 camels, sheep forced back to Qatar amid crisis.

Around 12,000 camels and sheep have become the latest victims of the Gulf diplomatic crisis, being forced to trek back to Qatar from Saudi Arabia, a newspaper reported. Qatar has so far provided temporary shelter, as well as water and fodder, to 7,000 camels and 5,000 sheep returning from the kingdom, Qatari newspaper The Peninsula said. On June 5, Saudi ...

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Pentagon Confirms Death of Islamic State ‘Grand Mufti’.

Pentagon Confirms Death of Islamic State ‘Grand Mufti’.

The Pentagon has confirmed the death of one of Islamic State’s leading ideologues in a coalition strike late last month.Turki al-Binali, the terror group’s so-called “Grand Mufti,” or chief cleric, was killed May 31 in an airstrike in Mayadin, Syria, Pentagon spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis told reporters Tuesday.Al-Binali was central in recruiting foreign fighters to Islamic State and was a ...

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Qatar Airways is once again the best airline in the world.

Qatar Airways is once again the best airline in the world.

Qatar Airways has been named the best airline in the world for 2017 by the leading consumer-aviation website Skytrax. The Gulf-based carrier was presented with the honor at Tuesday’s World Airline Awards at the 2017 Paris Air Show. It was Qatar Airways’ fourth win for best airline in the past 10 years after it secured the top spot in 2011, ...

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A large suicide bombing in Mogadishu.

A large suicide bombing in Mogadishu.

At least 16 people were killed and several more others wounded in a suicide bombing in Wadajir district in the capital Mogadishu police said on Tuesday. More soon

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UK steps up humanitarian support to save lives in Somalia and Ethiopia

UK steps up humanitarian support to save lives in Somalia and Ethiopia

International Development Secretary Priti Patel called for a new concerted global push to prevent millions of people losing their lives across East Africa to the threat of starvation and disease. As the first Cabinet Minister to visit Africa since the general election, Ms Patel saw how UK leadership has saved the lives of many facing the risk of extreme hunger. ...

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Somali Gov’t welcomes the resilience of youth for planning to re-open Pizza House Restaurant following Al-shabab attack

Somali Gov’t welcomes the resilience of youth for planning to re-open Pizza House Restaurant following Al-shabab attack

Somali Government welcomes the resilience of its youth for planning to re-open Pizza House Restaurant as they took bravery step in mobilizing communities to clean up Pizza House Restaurant in Mogadishu, which was destroyed by terrorists groups of Al-Shabaab on 14 June 2017. H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow), Minister of Information, Culture & Tourism of the Federal Republic of ...

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Somali children attend celebrations to mark the Day of the African Child.

Somali children attend celebrations to mark the Day of the African Child.

Hundreds of children in the South West state of Somalia joined other youths across the continent in marking the Day of the African Child amid guarantees from the government that their rights will be protected.The celebrations were organized by the regional state’s Ministry of Women and Human Rights and attended by representatives of the South West administration, the Federal Government ...

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