Ethiopian Military Makes Failed Attempt to Shoot Down a Kenyan Plane in Somalia

Mogadishu (Somaliguardian) –The Ethiopian troops in Somalia once again tried to shoot down a cargo plane chartered by WFP, carrying humanitarian aid to a...

Somali Minister Dies From Coronavirus As Infections In The Country Surge Past 1,500

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Puntland’s Minister of Environment and Agriculture Ismael Diriye Gama’did has died in Mogadishu from complications related to coronavirus, health officials have confirmed. The...

Somali General Escapes An Assassination Attempt, The Second in 4 Days

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Massive explosion has occurred in Mogadishu’s Waberi district, targeting top Somali Police commander, local officials have confirmed. The explosion thought to be a...

Somalia’s Opposition Parties Say They Consider All Non-AMISOM Foreign Troops Stationed in The Country...

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Somalia’s opposition Forum for National Parties (FNP) said in a statement that it was gravely concerned about the increasing presence of non-AMISOM...

Somali Governor Killed in Al-Shabaab Suicide Bomb Attack in Galkayo

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –A regional governor in Somalia’s Mudug region has been killed in a suicide bomb blast claimed by the Al-Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab group,...

Al-Shabaab Militants Storm Army Base In Afgoye town, Somalia; Casualties

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Fierce fighting between Somali government troops and Al-Shabaab fighters took place in the town of Afgoye, about 30 kilometers away from the...

Somalia’s Prosecutor General’s Office: “Over 20 Officials Arrested on Corruption Charges”

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) – The office of Somali Prosecutor General has for the first time detailed media reports about officials arrested on charges involving corruption...

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Creates Coronavirus Oversight Committee

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –The Al-Qaeda franchise of East Africa, Al-Shabaab has announced a new coronavirus oversight committee as infections in the country edge closer to...

Released Italian Aid Worker Says Al-Shabaab Kidnappers Treated Her With Humanity

ROME (Somaliguardian) –Abducted Italian aid worker Silvia Romano, 25, who had been released by suspected Al-Shabaab members, arrived in Rome’s Ciampino airport at 2...

Mortar Shells Strike Halane Base in Mogadishu Housing Foreign Troops And Missions

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) –Several mortar shells were fired into the heavily fortified Halane base in Mogadishu, housing foreign troops and missions in Somalia. The attack took...