Somali Government Employs Foreign Companies for Smear Campaign against Journalists and Opposition

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) – In recent months, there have been reports about overwhelming number of troll accounts created by Somali government to create discord and...

Somalia Summons Its Ambassador to Sudan over Embassy Brawl

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) – Somali Federal Government has recalled its ambassador from Sudan amid unfolding reports of a fight inside embassy, Somali diplomats have confirmed. A...

Ethiopia and Somaliland Go Head-to-head as Abiy Pushes for Visit by Somalia’s President

HARGEISA (Somaliguardian) – The Ethiopian Minister of finance Ahmed Shide leading a high-profile delegation has arrived in Hargeisa, Somaliland’s capital to hold talks with...

Amnesty International Accuses Somali Government of Paying Bribes to Media for Censorship Aim

NAIROBI (Somaliguardian) –Amnesty International issued a report revealing horrific facts involving surge in violent attacks, threats, harassment and intimidation of media workers –perpetrated by...

Somali Police Chief Openly Acknowledges that Country’s Security has Deteriorated

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Somali Police Chief Abdi Hassan Hijar has for the first time publicly acknowledged that insecurity has spiraled out of control in Mogadishu...

Canadian PM Meets with Somali President as Part of Push for a Seat on...

ADDIS ABABA (Somaliguardian) – Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has met with the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the sidelines of a weekend...

Mogadishu Hosts Most Famous Prison Break After Detained Jubaland Minister Escapes

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Jubaland’s security minister who has recently been in high security prison in Mogadishu has reportedly escaped through a window, Somali deputy police...

Leaders of Somalia, Ethiopia and Eritrea to Announce a New Regional Bloc

ASMARA (Somaliguardian) –The leaders of Ethiopia, Somalia and Eritrea proposed the formation of a major Horn of African economic and security bloc after a...

Notorious Jilicow Prison in Mogadishu Still Open a Year After Government Announced Its Shutdown

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –The Somali government previously announced the formal shutdown of the notorious Jilicow Prison in Mogadishu more than a year ago, however, local...

Somali Army Chief Visits Bellidoogle Airbase amid Weapons Theft Scandal by Top Brass

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –The Chief commander of the Somali Army Gen. Odawa Yusuf Rage took a tour of supervision to the SNA commando base in...