Mogadishu hosts a medal parade for AMISOM Kenya contingent
A medal parade has been held in Mogadishu, in recognition of the Kenyan Police Contingent drawing to the end of its tour of duty, having contributed to the peace process in Somalia over the past one year.
SRCC for Somalia Welcomes the Appointment of the new Pime Minister
Mogadishu-The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Maman S. Sidikou has welcomed the appointment of Mr. Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke as Somaliaís new Prime Minister, replacing Mr. Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed.
The name Captain Phillips is familiar to millions around the world. He was the subject of the 2013 Tom Hanks film about an American cargo ship skipper who was freed by US Navy Seals after being taken captive by Somali pirates in 2009.
Risen from the ashes, Somalia's Jeenyo triumphs in Super Cup
Somalian football took another major symbolic step forward this weekend with a Super Cup final that was packed with passion, historic significance, a penalty shootout, and hope for the future in front of a packed crowd at the recently refurbished Banadir Stadium in Mogadishu.
German Ambassador to Kenya and Somalia, Andreas Peschke visited Kismayo, the capital of Jubbaland in Southern Somalia. He was part of an EU delegation, together with Ambassadors from the EU, France, Great Britain and Sweden.
15-man gang rapes two sisters, forces their father to watch
Two sisters were on Friday gang raped by a group of men at Wayu village in Bura.
The girls aged 16 and 23, who were attacked by a group of about 15 men, are now admitted to the Garissa Referral Hospital where they are nursing severe injuries and trauma.