Al-Shabab announces that its emir Abu Ubaidah will make a speech; it will be the 2nd time he speaks since he became leader of the group.
Pres @M Farmaajo sends Eid al-Adha greetings to the Somali people, says focus is on improving security to achieve peace and prosperity.
At least 3 people killed in an explosion near Kenyan border town - Reuters reporting
25 people are being treated in hospital after a car crashed on the outskirt of Jowhar town. Somalia
Alshabaab on Tuesday night attacked and destroyed a communication mast before burning a meeting hall in Dabacity area, Mandera County
Al-Shabab emir for El-Gudud village (Mohamed Dheel) has defected last night and surrendered to govt forces in Gedo region: officials
AMISOM soldiers in Afgoye town shot an emotionally disturbed boy shortly after he thrown stones. Somalia
A top leader of Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) has been handed down to Ethiopia by Somalia govt, according to Ethiopia Observer
AlShabaab fighters ambush Kenyan security forces in Mandera northern Kenya, casualties feared, sources have said
Somalia: Govt acknowledges responsibility for the shooting death of 10 civilians near Barire, Friday; says they were mistaken for militants.
Bodies of 9 slain farmers brought to Mogadishu after suspected US air strikes near Barire town on overnight, according to bereaved.
Suspected US air strikes near Barire killed 9 farmers and wounded 2 others, the bodies brought at CID HQ in Mogadishu, according to bereaved.
Heavy fighting between Galmudug troops and Ahlusuna fighters erupts on outskirt of Galgaduud region, casualties unclear. Somalia
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Turkey opened officially its military base in Somalia
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Turkish Armed Forces announces: their mission to train and support Somalian military forces in TSK military base in Somalia started today.
Residents say they saw 2 AU soldiers who wounded in the blast, @amisomsomalia did not comment on this issue yet
Roadside explosion hits AU convoy near Mogadishu's Ex control Bal'ad junction, casualties unknown
KDF have launched aerial bombing of Boni Forest to drive out Al Shabaab
Kenya bombs Boni Forest to flush out Shabaab (Meanwhile KDF airstrikes in Somalia mostly hit herders, per UN report)
The Kenyan military on Sunday told residents who live near Somali border to vacate the area within 48 hours in preparation for bombardment.
Al Shabab officially confirmed the killing of its governor for Banaadir region
Somali troops backed by US soldiers have recaptured Bariire town,40 mile west of Mogadishu, from AS militants
Pres @M_Farmaajo to arrive in Cairo Sunday on a state visit, he'll hold talks with Egypt's el-Sisi; also expected to addres Somali com: report
Armed men shot and killed a hair-cutter identified as Abdalla Saalim Sayid at Horseed neighborhood in Jowhar town. Somalia
Fierce fighting bw Somali commandos with US soldiers and Al Shabab militants ongoing in Bariire
Three dead after al Shabaab attack in Lamu
Gunmen shot dead a Somali Football Federation official Osman Jama Dirah outside a mosque in Mogadishu's Warda-Nabada district.
Somalia’s Federal Minister of Education has formed a committee that will fight corruption in the scholarship schemes. Somalia
At least 4 people injured when mortar rounds hit coffee shop in Mogadishu's Wardhigley - Witness Somalia
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@USAfricaCommand reveals 3 airstrikes against Shabab, killing 7 militants. Ops occurred in about 200 miles southwest of Mogadishu.