Speaker Jawari denies social media reports that he received "millions" in return 4 resignation; says that would have been disrespect to dignity of his membership and parliament. "There were witnesses during my conversation with pres, we agreed to work together for common interest".

Map. History of Somalia conflict

20 April 2018
Bomb blast at packed Somalia stadium kills 5 football fans as al-Shabab claims responsibility.
Five soccer fans killed eight injured after IED blast at a stadium in the Indian Ocean town of Barawe, officials, some of the players among the injured. The Al-Shabab militant group claimed responsibility for planting the device.
Speaker Jawari denies social media reports that he received "millions" in return 4 resignation; says that would have been disrespect to dignity of his membership and parliament. "There were witnesses during my conversation with pres, we agreed to work together for common interest".
Somali Defense Minister: End the role of the UAE in the training and management of units of the army
Somalia rejects UAE condemnation over the seizure of $9.6m. A senior official tells @voasomali UAE Amb refused bags to be examined w metal detectors, electronic scanning, or canine sniffing with o opening or detaining the bag which was a "simple solution" to the problem
Somalia says the MoU the UAE is referring to has expired in 2016. "In the situation on April 8, the 3 bags were no longer inviolable and could be subjected to inspection," Somali officials tells @voasomali
UAE Foreign Ministry condemns Somali Security authorities for seizing funds Abu Dhabi says were "allocated" to support Somali army
The UAE condemned Somalia for intercepting an Emirati civilian plane and confiscating the money that was on board the aircraft
Mohamed Osman Jawari officially announces his resignation as Speaker of the Lower House of Parliament, says he decided to compromise and return his responsibility as Speaker to the House for the interest of the Somalis
Heavy clash erupts as Somali soldiers exchanging gunfire in Mogadishu
1 week ago
Deadly airstrike hit ISIL group's fighters near Qandala town – Media reports
1 week ago
Fresh airstrike reported in Somalia's northeast targeting areas controlled by pro-Islamic State militants, according to local officials. If confirmed it will be the first strike against the group this year.
Speaker of Somalia's Parliament Resigns
New US strike against Al-Shabab kills three militants near Jilib town; technical vehicle destroyed, Thursday: @USAfricaCommand
U.S. Conducts Airstrike in Support of the Federal Government of Somalia
Second blast heard around Banadir hospital in the capital Mogadishu. Witnesses say security forces was trying to stop a suspected car before it exploded
A spokesman for Banadir regional Admin says that three NISA soldiers have been wounded in the blast in Mogadishu. The blast took place after the security forces stopped the suspected car at a security check point before it exploded- Witnesses
Four people killed in twine suicide explosions in Mogadishu
Large explosion heard moments ago along Mogadishu airport road near KM4 junction, the country's capital
UN condemns terrorist attack against AU forces in Somalia, underscores its full support to AMISOM
Turkey's security agreement with Somalia cover areas such as crime, terrorism and training of Somalia forces
Somaliland Commander of Police Gen Bashir Abdi Mohamed accused Speaker Jawari of bringing armed men into parliament, says he ordered security forces not to open fire. MPs supporting Jawari say they were his normal bodyguards
Somaliland security officials say Speaker Jawari brought armed guards with him into the parliament, accuse him of "violating" security procedures at the building
Heavily armed security forces including @amisomsomalia police and White soldiers with their sniffer dogs have been deployed at the front gate of Lower house HQs in Mogadishu
Deputy Speaker Abdiweli Mudey arriving at the Somaliland Parliament buildings under heavy escort by the military police.
50 Police officers are inside parliament hall in Mogadishu where some MPs are trying to oust the speaker. The main question is who is going to chair the meeting? UN, AU and international envoys are trying to mediate President and Speaker lines.
Explosion reported in Wadajir district of Mogadishu about 10 minutes ago
Sixteen years old girl has been raped and beheaded in Mogadishu's Shibis district, Somalia's capital on Tuesday. Security forces have arrested three suspects including an old man
A spokesman for the UPDF says they have recovered Sixteen more bodies in Bula Marer town on Monday morning, puting the death toll from Al Shabab side at 46 according to Amisom
Landmine explosion kills seven civilians near Bulobarde town, Monday. The victims, including six members of the same family among them children, were riding a donkey cart when hit by the explosion. Local officials say Al-Shabab planted the IED
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