27 January 2022
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PM @MohamedHRoble arrives in Baidoa, Southwest, following the dismissal of 7 members of the electoral disputes resolution committee. The federal election committee annulled election results of two seats in Southwest as reports of alleged "rigged" election process gather momentum
Reports of a roadside explosion in Horseed neighbourhood of Jowhar town a short while ago. The explosion reportedly targeted a pickup truck belonging to Lower Shabelle Governor Ahmed Meyre Majaraan who was not in the vehicle at the time. No casualties reported as of now
Sources reported the killing of 3 retired military personnel in the vicinity of Hiilweyne military facility by Al-Shabaab attackers, Friday.  Reports say the victims were living in the facility for a long time. A unit from the 3rd division were reportedly moved from base on Wed1 month ago
Sources reported the killing of 3 retired military personnel in the vicinity of Hiilweyne military facility by Al-Shabaab attackers, Friday. Reports say the victims were living in the facility for a long time. A unit from the 3rd division were reportedly moved from base on Wed
A heavy artillery bombardment has been reported area of Awdheegle town in Somalia's L/Shabelle region this morning. Locals said it looks like that AlShabaab fighters are shelling mortars to the SNA bases in the town
Somali Govt troops conducting an operation in Raysqodey, east of Garbaharey town after locals reported unusual movement of Al-Shabaab fighters. Other areas of interest near Garbaharey include Tuulo Barwaaqo and Kabis villages where militant activities were reported in the past1 month ago
Somali Govt troops conducting an operation in Raysqodey, east of Garbaharey town after locals reported unusual movement of Al-Shabaab fighters. Other areas of interest near Garbaharey include Tuulo Barwaaqo and Kabis villages where militant activities were reported in the past
Al-Shabab seizes control of El-dhere, a key village 30Km away from Dhusamareb, Galmudug capital in central Somalia, 2nd territory gained by the group in a week.  The militants reportedly set fire to the police station, administrative offices & raised its flag at a camp for SNA1 month ago
Al-Shabab seizes control of El-dhere, a key village 30Km away from Dhusamareb, Galmudug capital in central Somalia, 2nd territory gained by the group in a week. The militants reportedly set fire to the police station, administrative offices & raised its flag at a camp for SNA
A military plane carrying 200 Somali troops trained in Eritrea lands at Mogadishu airport. Thousands of Somali youth had been recruited by Somalia govt for jobs in Qatar but secretly sent to Eritrea for military training, some of them reportedly died in Tigray war
Hearing reports Al-Shabaab fighters have left the town as Govt troops mobilise in Guriel to head to the area. Before leaving, the militants reportedly destroyed the town's police station by detonating explosives
Photos posted online by the local residents show AlShabaab fighters inside Mataban district in Hiiraan region, central Somalia, after militants sized the town this morning1 month ago
Photos posted online by the local residents show AlShabaab fighters inside Mataban district in Hiiraan region, central Somalia, after militants sized the town this morning
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AlShabaab fighters take control of the strategic district of Mataban in central Somalia. Residents reporting to have seen heavily armed AS militants inside the town and nearby villages. No comment from Somali govt so far
UN voted unanimously to allow international naval forces to continue using all necessary means to fight piracy off the coast of Somalia for next 3 months
A return to Somalia is not the solution for refugees in Dadaab, Kenya - MSF
Roadside bomb blast targets AMISOM troops at Burane village near Jowhar town in Somalia Middle Shabelle region. AlShabaab claimed responsibility, says it killed 2 AU soldiers from Burundi
Somaliland police opened fire on protesters in Las Anod city on Monday night and several people were injured in a demonstration against the breakaway region in northern Somalia - witness1 month ago
Somaliland police opened fire on protesters in Las Anod city on Monday night and several people were injured in a demonstration against the breakaway region in northern Somalia - witness
Five people were killed on Sunday, seven others injured in an explosion at a teashop in Awdiinle, a small town 30km west of Baidoa, Southwest State - reports1 month ago
Five people were killed on Sunday, seven others injured in an explosion at a teashop in Awdiinle, a small town 30km west of Baidoa, Southwest State - reports
Somali Army's commandos Danab destroyed Alshabab  hideouts and killed several militants in a planned security operation near Leego village in Lower Shabelle region, on Saturday1 month ago
Somali Army's commandos Danab destroyed Alshabab hideouts and killed several militants in a planned security operation near Leego village in Lower Shabelle region, on Saturday
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Al-Shabaab militants attacked a Kenya National Police Service truck on admin duty at Bambo area in NEP. Several Casualties reported
Police in Mogadishu say a vehicle painted in the colours of Govt military camouflage was behind the shooting death of two siblings, Zaki and Sowdo, last night. Police say armed occupants fired to clear traffic jam; vehicle escaped the scene. Police are investigating the incident
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AlShabaab Terrorist group attacked KDF military base at Somalia's Kulbiyow town near Kenya border last night, a day after militants attacked Ethiopian army base in Somalia's Baidoa town, 250km south-west of Mogadishu. Local media
Al-Shabab claims attack on SNA military base in Barsanjuna Somalia
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Al-Shabab claim attack on SNA military base in Baidoa Somalia
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UN, foreign diplomatic missions in Somalia call for "credible, transparent," elections; urge respect for the right of candidates to stand. It comes a day after former speaker Mohamed Osman Jawari left Baidoa town, alleging lack of fair and transparent elections
Somalia election not fair and transparent; political rights of citizens are being denied, says ex-Speaker of Mohamed O. Jawari. He spoke after returning from Baidoa where election of his HOP103 seat takes place. Election is controlledin the hands of 1 person, he said
At least 8 people were killed, 17 injured in Mogadishu car bomb, police. Police also confirmed the target was a convoy belonging to a local security firm that "guards the UN". Police didn't say if any UN staffers were hurt in the explosion
Al-Shabaab media reporting that the group is responsible for the explosion, claims it was a suicide car bomb which targeted a convoy escorting "white officers" travelling from General Gordon training camp.
Explosion rocks Somalia capital Mogadishu - Reuters witness: A explosion rocked Somalia's capital Mogadishu early on Thursday, triggering a plume of smoke which rose from the blast site amid gunfire, according to a Reuters witness
A witness in Mogadishu shared this photo of the explosion in the city at around 7:30am local time.
Somalia Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble declares 'state of humanitarian emergency' as drought ravages 80 percent of the country
At least one person was killed, two others injured in an IED explosion in Afgoye town late on Monday
Police in Mogadishu say the explosion that killed journalist Abdiaziz Afrika was caused by suicide bombing. The bomber threw himself at the window of the vehicle carrying the journalists as they left a restaurant
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