EDMONTON - Earlier this month Mustafa Ali launched his campaign for city councillor in Ward 2. The 23-year-old came to Canada from Somalia in 1991, and has since dedicated himself to improving the lives of Ward 2 residents.
Somalia's Shabaab Islamists claimed twin blasts in the Hamarweyne district of the capital Mogadishu that left at least 18 people dead.
MOGADISHU, Somalia – Somalia's government says investigators it hired have cleared it of allegations of massive corruption in a report by United Nations experts monitoring sanctions on Somalia and Eritrea
Kenyan MPs have approved a motion to leave the International Criminal Court (ICC) following an emergency debate. The ICC has charged President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto with crimes against humanity, which they both deny. Mr Ruto's trial is due to start in The Hague next week.
WASHINGTON -- A federal judge said Wednesday she will release an alleged Somali pirate ahead of his trial this autumn, saying it was "pretty extraordinary" to hold someone presumed innocent in jail for more than two years.