22 September 2021
Al-Shabaab militants used 2 VBIEDs to attack Barawe airport this morning. One VBIED was destroyed about 1km from airport by AU forces; 2nd VBIED exploded at the car park, damaged windows at the terminal. One tried to open up, the other to enter airport but appears foiled, sources
Turkish, Somali presidents speak over phone
Reports of exchange of gunfire between SNA and Jubaland security forces in Bula Hawo of Gedo region
Somaliland says Baxnaano program launched by @M_Farmaajo in Mogadishu is a threat to its security & is interference. the @WorldBank @WBG_IDA financed Shock Response Safety Net for Human Capital Project (SNHCP) will extend cash transfers to targeted poor and vulnerable households
Somalia's ministry of Health records the highest number of deaths in a single day from coronavirus. The ministry reported six deaths and 49 new cases bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 286 with 14 deaths
1 year ago
Somalia reported 73 new Covid19 cases and 1 fatality, brings the numbers to 237 cases and 8 deaths respectively, health officials say
1 year ago
Reports of Govt forces conducting new operations against Al-Shabaab in Abdi Dhere and Berhano, west of Kismayo
Turkish Air Force A400 transport airplane is carrying covid19 relief supplies from Tur AFB Etimesgut near Ankara to Mogadishu Aden Adde Somalia @M_Farmaajoviya. Currently over Egypt1 year ago
Turkish Air Force A400 transport airplane is carrying covid19 relief supplies from Tur AFB Etimesgut near Ankara to Mogadishu Aden Adde Somalia @M_Farmaajoviya. Currently over Egypt
AFRICOM: Al-Shabaab releasing false information following April 10 Airstrike --- "This was no civilian. It was a war crime by an al-Shabaab terrorist who desecrated bodies to scare and intimidate Somalis into submission," - MG Gayler
UAE sends to Mogadishu medical supplies to combat COVID2019Somalia as the country reports 60 cases and two death. Last week the UAE dispatched the same medical supplies to Somaliland and Puntland
1 year ago
Lightening strike injuries eight in Bardale town, one of them in serious condition.
Somalia cancels April 12 commemoration events for the 60th anniversary of the establishment of Somali National Army (SNA), because of the Covid_19 threat
Witnesses reported a fire at a garage close to the main K-4 Junction in Mogadishu, no injuries reported so far
The airstrike that killed alShabaab leader Yusuf Jiis took place April 2 near BushMadina Somalia, about 135 miles west of Mogadishu, per @USAfricaCommand
[email protected] says an airstrike targeting alShabaab in the vicinity of Bush Madina, Somalia on April 2 killed 3 militants
Somalia's intelligence service appears to designate veteran journalist @HarunMaruf as a national security threat.
Somalia's President Thursday grants pardon to 148 prisoners in an effort to combat of COVID19 pandemic
IED attack in Mogadishu kills three, two of them soldiers
@USAfricaCommand says it conducted 5 airstrikes against alShabaab militants massing & maneuvering near ongoing Somali-led ground op near Janaale, Somalia on March 16-17; US forces were in area when these airstrikes occurred to advise & assist Somali &partner forces
Suspected Al-Shabaab fighters destroyed CCTV cameras along Mogadishu's Maka al Mukarama street with IEDs. Five CCTV cameras were destroyed by blast from IEDs Thursday morning, residents said there were heavy explosions at about 5am local time & in its wake cameras were destroyed
1 year ago
Japan to provide $7.5 million in emergency aid to three East African countries (Djibouti, Kenya and Somalia) affected by locust infestations that are threatening agricultural production
The Somali govt has announced the closure of schools, universities, and a ban on large gatherings and events for two weeks effective March 18. Somali PM Hassan Ali Khaire who made the announcement said the Govt allocated $5m in combatting the COVIDー19
Sool regional Intelligence officer Abdiqani Guhad shot dead at in front of his house in the town of Lasanod. Sources saying the slain was being led an investigation of the assassination of the chief of Sool region Court Hassan Mohamud who was killed in IED blast
Somalia's Ministry of Health confirms first coronavirus case
Al-Shabab yesterday claimed to have temporarily captured Mahaday town in Middle Shabelle after a large-scale attack on Somali government forces; Insurgents said they killed 2 soldiers including a captain and wounded 2 others while capturing weapons and other military equipment;
Kenya's Mandera County Governor @aliiroba says situation unstable as Jubaland forces still holed up within Mandera town. Roba says public have reported 2 lorries carrying troops loyal to fugitive minister Abdirashid Janan heading to Mandera along B9/A13 Road.
Last night, on March 05, 2020, the Federal Government of Somalia and US @USAfricaCommand, conducted an airstrike targeting al-Shabaab militants in the vicinity of Qunyo Barrow, Somalia. The precision airstrike killed one al-Shabaab terrorist
Kenya accuses Somali troops of attacking border town during alleged incursion
1 year ago
SNA kills 8 Al-Shabab militia in a military operation, Hiran region
@USAfricaCommand says it conducted 2 airstrikes today against AlShabaab militants in the vicinity of Qunyo Barrow, Somalia , killing 1 terrorist and wounded 2 militants; no civilians assessed injured or killed as a result of the strikes
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