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Augost (21 2017) The Kenya Defence Forces on Sunday resumed bombing Boni Forest in Lamu, the hideout of  Al-Shabaab gangs who have been terrorising residents recently. The forest has been home to one of Al-Shabaab’s elite groups, Jaysh Al-Ayman, who have been operating from there since  2012/13 in retaliation to the deployment of Kenyan soldiers to Somalia. Residents...

  Five police officers have been killed and one injured in an ambush by suspected Al-Shabaab gunmen in Garissa County. Police sources told the Nation that the gunmen ambushed the officers at Alijize area on Bodhai-Ijara road. A vehicle the officers were travelling in was set ablaze by the attackers. One other officer survived the ambush and is said to be safe. The...

Former deputy leader of Alshabab mukhtar Robow Abu mansur  has surrendered to the somali government and declared his defection from Alshabab in a press conference taken place in mogadishu today. Few hours later of robow’s declaration , Human rights watch has urged to the somali government to investigates robow’s role for abuses and children recruitment in...

August 15, 2017 A young South Sudanese refugee cooks food at a camp in northern Uganda. Authorities in South Sudan arrested five Somalis for trafficking a 14 year Somali boy from a camp in Uganda. Photo: UNHCR/Will Swanson   Four Somali human traffickers who were arrested by South Sudan authorities sneaking out a 14 year Somali boy from...

Somali government has released a statement that they welcoming the defection of Mukhtar robow Abu mansur from Alshabaab and open the doors to anyone who is leaving the group.   ...

Nasa leader Raila Odinga will not be making his much-anticipated announcement this Tuesday after all. A statement from Mr Odinga’s Chief Agent in the August 8 poll Musalia Mudavadi says negotiations on the announcement had taken longer than expected. “Owing to the urgency, complexity and delicate nature of issues Nasa Summit is handling, our consultations are on-going...

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – The one-time deputy leader of Somali Islamist militants al Shabaab called on Tuesday for others to quit the group following his defection to the government side in Mogadishu. Mukhtar Robow Abu Mansur, who was also al Shabaab’s spokesman, said the group did not represent the interests of those it claimed to. “I left...

Former Al-Shabab No. 2 Quits Militant Group August 15, 2017    Former al-Shabab leader Mukhtar Robow Abu Mansur attends a news conference in Mogadishu, Somalia, Aug. 15, 2017. The former number-two leader of al-Shabab says he has quit the Somalia-based militant group. Mukhtar Robow, also known as Abu Mansour, faced the media at a hotel in Mogadishu where...

Entire Presidential Results uploaded and streamed by IEBC are unlawful and unconstitutional. There is nothing like provisional results. Court of Appeal held that there is only one final result; that collated and declared at the Constituency level by the Returning Officer. Chebukati has confirmed to Kenyans that results so far received and published are based on SMSs...

There was chaos in Mathare area in Nairobi after NASA presidential candidate said IEBC’s results were a sham. The rowdy youth took to the streets, setting barricades on fire and chanting pro-NASA slogans. They engaged the police in running battles. In Homabay however, the hundreds of youths protested in peace. They protested against Oyugi Magwanga’s...

The opposition party NASA leader RailaOdinga has tweeted this on his official twitter account after releasing this press Release . “We reject the results streamed so far and demand IEBC produces Form 34As from all polling stations before any further results are announced.” Raila Odinga said. ...

(July 31 2017) An American airstrike in Somalia on Saturday killed a militant with the al-Qaeda aligned al-Shabaab Mogadishu Attack Network. This is the third US airstrike in Somalia as part of the renewed bombing campaign that began in June. The fighter, Ali Mohamed Hussein, was a significant al-Shabaab official who served as the governor of Mogadishu during the...

(July 31 2017) A car bomb explosion in the Somali capital Mogadishu has killed six and wounded 20 others, with the death toll likely to rise. The bomb went off on the busy Maka al Mukaram road on Sunday, police said, while a witness said the blast was followed by big clouds of smoke visible in sky. “So far we know six civilians died and 20 others were injured. They were...

Somali prisoners released from Ethiopian jails alight from an aircraft transporting them from Ethiopia July 22, 2017. The release follows talks between Somalia and Ethiopia. Photo: Radio Muqdisho More than one hundred Somali prisoners who were released from Ethiopian prisons following agreements between leaders of the two countries arrived in Mogadishu Saturday...

(July 22, 2017) Kampala, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) More than 2,000 soldiers and officials from the Uganda Popular Defense Forces (UPDF) departed for Somalia Monday, to reinforce the mission of the African Union (Amisom) deployed in Somalia since 2007. The new reinforcement troops participated in a ceremony at the Training Center of Singo, in the district of Nakaseke, presided...

(July 22, 2017) President Uhuru Kenyatta has gazetted the recognition of the Kenyans of Indian decent as the 44th tribe in Kenya and invited them to participate in the political, economic, cultural and social development of the nation. The presidential proclamation is contained in the special gazette issue of July 21, 2017. Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i,...

(July 20 2017) Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia are amassing at Lakta belt adjacent to Boni forest in Lamu County, with the aim of entering the forest ahead of a rejuvenated counter terror operation ordered by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Five Kenyan Al-Shabaab militants have also been dispatched from Somalia by the terror group to lead fresh attacks and police believe...

(July 20 2017) The Kenya Defence Forces says it has killed a senior Al-Shabaab commander. Hassan Issack Ibrahim alias Beila, who was in charge of Gelef area in Somalia was killed together with two bodyguards during an operation jointly carried out with Jubaland security forces, said the KDF. Hassan is believed to have been the force behind the hijacking of miraa vehicles...

(July 18, 2017) Kismayo became one of the worst places which the civil war and anarchy of Somalia affected, It had been under development town, though it was assigned as the third capital city of Somalia during the government of Somalia, but unfortunately when the central government of Somalia collapsed, Kismayo became the mother which hosted different battles among the...

A Kenyan Al-Shabaab militant was killed in Somalia after he fell out with commanders of the terrorist organisation. Mustafa Hassan Mohamed, a former student at Isiolo Boys High School, was killed last week after he complained that Muslims and children died in explosions that have rocked Mandera, Garissa and Mandera counties in recent weeks. Dozens of security officers...