26 September 2021
Somalia: 8 wounded in a suicide bombing near a checkpoint in the center of the capital
Preliminary Results of the Somaliland House of Representatives
Turkish air Force A400M TUAF314 en route to Somalia
Turkish air Force A400M TUAF313 airborne from Somalia
The body of a missing 11-year-old schoolgirl Nafisa Omar Guelleh was found today in a big cooking pot in her living room in Mogadishu with hands and legs tied. The motive is yet unknown. It is suspected that she was raped before being killed, according to Somalia's police
Burundi President Evariste Ndayishimiye who is on a 2-day visit to Kenya WARNS an uncoordinated withdrawal of AU troops from Somalia could reverse gains achieved so far in the fight against Al-Shabaab and efforts to restoring peace and security in the country
Somalia's opposition submits names of spy agents, civil servants, and the president's supporters in electoral committee members
USSOCOM C146A Wolfhound 10-3026 descending for Kisimayu Somalia
Kenya shuts down its airspace with Somalia @FPA_Africa
A civilian man has been reportedly shot dead by a govt soldier from the Haramcad unit in Somalia's Jowhar town this morning. locals have protested against this action according to the residents
MORE : Mohamed Dahir, a senior Somali police officer escapes death after his vehicle was targeted in a landmine on KM4 road leading to Mogadishu airport Friday evening. Such IED bombings have been on the rise in the capital in recent months due to LAX Security. Somalia
UN envoy urges Somali leaders to find solutions in good faith & demonstrate the leadership the country requires of them. James Swan tells UNSC Al-Shabaab remains a serious threat manifesting ability to plan & execute complex attacks on a range of targets
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Four people where wounded after a bomb blast believed to be from an IED ripped through a home in the city of Baydhabo in Somalia's Bay province. All the victims have been transferred to the main hospital in Baydhabo with serious injuries
#SHOCKING: A group of soldiers opened fire on a vehicle with five women including a 13-year-old girl in Daynile of Mogadishu while on their way back from Darusalam. At least three women from same family were brutally raped while the other two including a pregnant woman survived
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Chairman of Mogadishu suburb of Garasbaley Abdirahman Garyare among 4 killed today in IED explosion shortly after leaving a mosque, state media. Back in Jan, his deputy Ali Mohamed Moalin, and youth activist & former journalist Abdirashid Dubad also died in IED attack
6 Somali govt soldiers, including a commander, killed in massive roadside bomb blast in the outskirt of Jowhar town, Somalia. One military vehicle destroyed. AlShabaab claimed responsibility
Dhicisow Mohamed Qeelshe, the commander of Middle Shabeelle governor's bodyguards and 4 soldiers were killed after their military vehicle drove over a roadside bomb in Jowhar town. Today, a clash between regional security forces and armed villagers erupted in the town
Separately there are reports of an IED explosion in Jowhar targeting security forces, casualties reported
Reports of clashes between regional forces and Ma'awisley militias in Jowhar town, number of people casualties reported. The clash occurred after one of the leaders of the Ma'awisley was 'arrested' - per local media reports Hirshabelle Somalia
At least two security personnel were on Tuesday killed and three injured after their lorry drove over an Improvised Explosive Device in Baure area, Lamu county. The bomb is believed to have been planted by al Shabaab militants operating in Boni Forest
At least two KDF soldiers killed, others injured in an ambush attack carried out by AlShabaab militants at Baure village in Kenya's Lamu county yesterday
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Explosion on a tuktuk reported in Galkayo town last night as officials indicate it exploded prematurely killing two people on board. Unclear if device was planted in the tuktuk or was strapped to bomber; investigation underway
The Uganda contingent serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has begun COVID19 vaccination for its military and police personnel on the mission
Pro-Palestinian rally reported in Al-Shabaab controlled town of Buqaqable in Hiran region, per militant affiliated media
Somali police have arrested eight suspects in wave of armed robberies in Mogadishu
AFRICOM commander meets with Madobe in Kismayo
Somali parents have protested on Sunday in Mogadishu, demanding president @M_Farmaajo to tell them about the fate of their sons who became unreachable since going to Eritrea for military training.
Somalia: Opposition leaders cast doubt over the neutrality of @MohamedHRoble, say "deeply troubled" by the PM's "inconsistent" response on stagnant electoral process."Stop unnecessary and wasteful foreign travel and immediately begin work towards a transparent electoral process"
Dozens of Somali parents are protesting in Mogadishu, demanding president @M_Farmaajo to tell them about the fate of their sons who were sent to Eritrea for military training. Some say their children's whereabouts remain unknown when clashes started in Tigray region
Mogadishu Deputy Police Chief, Colonel Ahmed waaweyne has succumbed to injuries he sustained last week's Waberi district explosion - Officials At least 8 among them 3 Police chiefs incl Waaweyne died after AlShabaab bomber attacked Waberi Police HQ last week
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