“The current strength of the AMISOM which is 17,731, will rise to 22,126 uniformed personnel.”
Al Shabaab militants have banned residents from using smartphones in Lower Shabelle, a region south of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu.
Crews resumed search and cleanup operations in Somalia's Puntland following a weekend cyclone officials said they feared killed as many as 400 people.
As many as 300 people are feared dead after a ferocious storm and days of heavy floods in Somalia’s northeastern Puntland region, the local government said Wednesday.
Nov 12 (Reuters) - African fibre optic company Liquid Telecom has delivered a broadband Internet cable to Somalia's doorstep, the first terrestrial connection to the Horn of Africa country that because of conflict has had rely on expensive satellite links.