Somalia’s Outgoing President Accused of ‘Politicizing’ Military

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) – Somalia’s outgoing president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is “politicizing” the military nearly a week after army mutineers withdrew from the capital Mogadishu...

AU Snubs Somalia Request to Replace Newly-Appointed Special Envoy

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki has turned down a request by Somalia’s federal government to replace a newly-appointed...

At least 6, Including Commanders, Killed in Mogadishu Suicide Bombing

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - At least six people, including two senior police commanders, have been killed in a suicide bomb attack in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu,...

AU Removes Senior Diplomat from Somalia Mediation Team after Bias Allegations

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - African Union special envoy for Somalia John Mahama, who has been recently named to broker a deal between Somali political stakeholders...

Somalia Army Mutineers Warn Embattled President Over Another Power Grab Attempt

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - A senior commander of the opposition-aligned army mutineers warned outgoing president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo on Friday against attempting power grab again...

Opposition-aligned Forces Withdraw from Somalia’s Capital

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Opposition-aligned troops have withdrawn from Mogadishu on Friday, just a few days after an agreement was signed to demilitarize Somalia’s capital...

Sudan’s Military Retakes Agricultural Settlement on Border With Ethiopia

KHARTOUM (Somaliguardian) – Sudan’s military has retaken an agricultural settlement on a disputed land on the border with Ethiopia following fierce clashes with Ethiopian...

Somalia Announces Restoration of Ties with Kenya

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Somalia said on Thursday it is restoring ties with Kenya after nearly 6 months of frosty relations since the government of...

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