Somali Intelligence Faces Backlash Over Bold Intimidation Against Renowned Journalist

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Somali Intelligence Agency is facing immense criticism over a recent statement in which it has threatened to take a “legal action” against...

Somalia Becomes the Latest African Country to Confirm Novel Coronavirus

Mogadishu (Somaliguardian) –Somalia has become the latest African country to confirm coronavirus after Tanzania and Liberia reported their first cases of the virus on...

Egypt Urges Somalia to Mediate Dam Dispute with Ethiopia, Top Diplomat Says.

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) – Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi urged his Somalia counterpart Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to mediate Egypt-Ethiopia Dam dispute, Egyptian foreign ministry official...

Puntland’s President Accuses Somali Government of Defederalizing the Country

Garowe(Somaliguardian) – Puntland’s President Saed Abdullahi Deni providing opening remarks at a consultative conference in the region’s capital, Garowe discussed a wide range of...

US Military Killed Over 139 Civilians in Somalia Drone Strikes, Monitoring Group

LONDON (Somaliguardian) – AFRICOM tracked reports of US attacks in Somalia that allegedly killed or wounded at least 18 civilians in the last six...

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...