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Major Blow For Terrorists In Somalia After Government Forces Killed Dozens Hiding In The Mountains

Photo courtesy The Somalian security forces have launched a new offensive against militants killing and destroying their firepower in the process.In the last couple of days, the Puntland forces have neuralised a total of 24 terrorists aligned to the Islamic State group (ISIS).

  16 days ago
Major Blow For Terrorists In Somalia After Government Forces Killed Dozens Hiding In The Mountains

Alshabab Lose 20 Members Hours After Storming A Prison And Rescuing Fellow Militants

Photo courtesy The Somalian Puntland forces have finally responded proportionally to the Bosasso Prison prison break where alshabab terrorists bombarbed the said prison resulting to the escape of several insurgents and death of several guards.

  1 months ago
Alshabab Lose 20 Members Hours After Storming A Prison And Rescuing Fellow Militants

Fear As Turkey Trained Special Forces Reportedly To Attack President's Critics Arrives

Gorgor forces in February 20th 2021 during protests in Mogadishu.(photo/Wikipedia) As presidential elections comes near in somalia, tension is growing among the opposition leaders over their security.

  29 days ago
Fear As Turkey Trained Special Forces Reportedly To Attack President's Critics Arrives

Drama as Terrorist Group Members in Somalia Exchange Heavy Gun-Fight, Several Deaths Reported

Media reports from Somalia are saying a heavy gunfight was on Monday witnessed at Cal Miskaad Mountain in Somalia after members of the same terrorist group clashed. According to the source, Abdiqani Hassan, Reuters correspondent in Puntland, Somalia, the fight broke up after the Daesh terror group broke into two groups. Daesh group is ISIS terrorists in Somalia. The reporter said their top leader Abdulkadir Mumin is sick battling with Diabetes.  Since the group failed to agree on who takes power from the

  3 months ago
Drama as Terrorist Group Members in Somalia Exchange Heavy Gun-Fight, Several Deaths Reported

Tension In Somalia Border As Soldiers Are Battling Against Terrorist

Deaths and injuries reported after Puntland forces have carried out an attack against insurgents from Islamic State group.Sunday's attack has triggered a fierce fighting that took place in Timirshe area of Iskushuban district in northeastern Bari region of Somalia.

  17 days ago
Tension In Somalia Border As Soldiers Are Battling Against Terrorist

Commandos Thwart Al-Shabaab Attack After Nabbing Them Making Deadly Explosives Using Wires

The security forces of Puntland administration have announced that they have seized explosives materials which they said were to be used to make explosives that Al-Shabaab would to carry out attacks in Bossaso, the commercial capital of Puntland state. A statement from the Puntland Security Forces (PSF) said they had carried out a large-scale operation to seize the explosives, adding that they had foiled the attack. "An operation by PSF forces in Bossaso has succeeded in thwarting Al Shabaab bombings in Bossaso,"

  2 months ago
Commandos Thwart Al-Shabaab Attack After Nabbing Them Making Deadly Explosives Using Wires

KDF Troops Step Up Humanitarian Efforts In Somalia

Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) troops deployed under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) supplied fresh water and foodstuffs to the residents of Burahache and Gherille in the Sub Sector North of Sector II.Over 400 households have benefitted from the supplies.

  1 months ago
KDF Troops Step Up Humanitarian Efforts In Somalia

(Video) Panic In Somalia As Angry Netizens Tear Down Their President's Portraits

There is a growing tension in Somalia, in Garowe town in Puntland state over the ongoing protests in the state. The citizens are said to be protesting against the inflation rates in the state, which has discouraged businesses and hence economic growth. According to Gardaworld, one of the online media, the demonstrations began were began on 06th December by activists in central Garowe before being joined by some other members of the public. And during Boxing day, citizens who were reportedly angered by their

  3 months ago
(Video) Panic In Somalia As Angry Netizens Tear Down Their President's Portraits

Deadly Offensive Attack Kills More Than 20 Al-Shabaab Terrorists, 4 More Arrested -PHOTOS

At least 20 Al-Shabaab terrorists have been killed this Friday, 5 March 2021, few hours after the militia group attacked a prison and freed prisoners.Puntland Security Force (PSF) has this evening confirmed gunning down more than 20 militants and arresting four more.

  1 months ago
Deadly Offensive Attack Kills More Than 20 Al-Shabaab Terrorists, 4 More Arrested -PHOTOS

The Monthly Salary of a Somalian MP

Somalia is slowly emerging as one of the countries to watch out for in the world as it makes a strong case to strengthen her economy after many decades of fighting occasioned by the presence and emergence of terror group Al shabaab However, one of the other challenges facing Somalia apart from the insecurity problem is the presence of a very large wage bill that is mainly financed by donors and other foreign countries like Norway. The country has one of the largest parliaments in Africa which is bicameral in

  8 months ago
The Monthly Salary of a Somalian MP

Shame as Somalia MP Marries a 14-year-old girl

An MP from Somalia Mohammed Abshir have been Condemned on social media after he married a 14 year old girl Farhia Abdi Farah, on Friday 13th November 2020. According to photos shared by former TV journalist Yasin juma on his Facebook page, the legislature who represent Puntland, held at traditional wedding ceremony who is the girl in Nugal region and weather who declared husband and wife by the elders. The MP walked majestically while holding his newly wedded wife according to the photos shared online. During

  5 months ago
Shame as Somalia MP Marries a 14-year-old girl

President's Guard Killed in Puntland

Colonel Osman Mohamed, who was the Presidential guard commander, was killed last night together with his bodyguard, Ahmed Yusuf Abdi, when their troops engaged in a gunfight with a militia group at Kabista in Galkayo. The battle that started last night ceased earlier this morning leaving one gang member dead and four others injured. Reports say it was an anti-drug operation that was intended to vacate the militia group from the former factory building they were residing in and also confiscate their weapons.

  8 months ago
President's Guard Killed in Puntland

Is Secession of States The Much Needed Solution for Somalia?

Major world conflicts and instability have been resolved through secession of states while there are those who have worsened after secession. The reasons for secession are varied, as are the methods.  As of 2016, Kenya’s neighbor Somalia was officially divided into different federal member states which are South West, Puntland, Jubaland, Hirshabelle and Galmudug as well as the claimed region of Somaliland.  Immediately after the fall of Strong man Mohamed Siad Barre in 1991, the ethnically, religiously,

  5 months ago
Is Secession of States The Much Needed Solution for Somalia?

Somali Records More Covid-19 Cases, Here is Why

Somalia is almost hitting 1000 coronavirus cases as 55 more people tested positive on Thursday night. Addressing the press on Thursday, Somalia's Minister of Health, Dr. Fawzia Abukar Nur disclosed that the country now had a total of 928 cases.  “This high number of cases is the result of laboratory analysis, 41 of the cases were recorded in Mogadishu, 13 in Puntland and 1 in Hirshabelle," said the Minister. Puntland and Hirshablle are two of the five semi-autonomous authorities that are members of the f

  11 months ago
Somali Records More Covid-19 Cases, Here is Why

19-year-old girl raped and thrown from sixth floor building

A 19-year-old girl was allegedly gang raped and dropped off from a six storey building in Mogadishu on Saturday. The victim identified as Hamdi Amded completed her high school session recently. The CID have so far detained six suspects according to Hamdi’s aunt Tahlil Ali. “My heart was broken into pieces after I learnt that my own daughter was thrown from a six storey building, and I was more broken after checking her body and realised she was raped too,” broken Tahlil said. The hill-feted act pops in

  7 months ago
19-year-old girl raped and thrown from sixth floor building