Mogadishu, Somalia (Aljazeera) - A country whose very name is almost enough of an introduction, Somalia's reputation of unfathomable violence and desperate poverty is known around the world. In decades of civil war, it has been described as a "failed state"
The Twin Cities Somali community has lost an esteemed leader and a passionate advocate for Somali families.
Lamu, Kenya: National Assembly Leader Aden Duale has told Muslims in Lamu County to defy a curfew by Inspector General David Kimaiyo on night activities.
A Somali police soldier has shot and killed his pregnant wife in Mogadishu’s Hodon distinct on Friday night, according to relatives who talked to the media today.
Pretoria - After a settlement was reached in the North Gauteng High Court on Friday, it was decided that a gravely ill 12-year-old Somali girl would receive the medical treatment she needed for a heart condition, including an operation.
Malaysia Airlines jet with 295 people on board crashed Thursday in the hostile eastern region of Ukraine, near the Russian border, and a Ukrainian government adviser said that it had been shot down by a surface-to-air missile.
A former top UN envoy said Wednesday that Somalia's Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab rebels will be defeated if foreign governments stay the course in backing the fragile government in Mogadishu.
Washington--The United States on Monday welcomed a new ambassador from Somalia -- the first in over two decades.
Somalia has appointed the country’s first ambassador to the United States in more than two decades. Omar Abdirashid Ali Shamarke had his diplomatic credentials accepted today at the White House....
Germany were crowned world champions for the fourth time as Mario Gotze's extra-time winner beat Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil.
Kenya has advised its citizens to avoid transiting through UK’s Heathrow Airport because of “a substantial threat of possible attack” by Al-Qaeda operatives.
Mogadishu (HOL) - The Federal Government of Somalia has named former Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmake as the new Somali Ambassador to the United States of America. The U.S government welcomed his appointment.