Somalia Closing Independent Media

Updated: Mon 8 Sep, 05:57 am

The National Union of Somali Journalists has accused security forces of  abusing their power and the law by raiding and closing independent radio stations, and arresting journalists. read more »

Al-Shabaab & White House Confirmed Leader's Death

Updated: Sun 7 Sep, 01:56 am

Al-Shabaab leader Ahmed Godane was killed by a U.S. drone attack on a convoy in Somalia, according to a statement from the White House. Godane's dath was also confirmed by a Twitter account which … read more »

Family of Somali Fighter in Syria Speaks

Updated: Thu 18 Sep, 09:11 am

The father says he does not have conclusive evidence his 29-year-old son Abdifatah Dayib Ahmed, also known as Abdirahman Muhumed, was fatally wounded fighting along side Islamist militants in Syria. read more »