The chaos and conflict that once consumed the port of Mogadishu are now gone and a few foreign investors are starting to move into Somalia. Turkey is leading the way - but why is there such a strong bond between these two countries?
German Ambassador to Kenya and Somalia, Andreas Peschke visited Kismayo, the capital of Jubbaland in Southern Somalia. He was part of an EU delegation, together with Ambassadors from the EU, France, Great Britain and Sweden.
15-man gang rapes two sisters, forces their father to watch
Two sisters were on Friday gang raped by a group of men at Wayu village in Bura.
The girls aged 16 and 23, who were attacked by a group of about 15 men, are now admitted to the Garissa Referral Hospital where they are nursing severe injuries and trauma.
Ambassador Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke favourite to be next Somali PM
Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke, current Somali Ambassador to United States and the former holder of the premiership, appears to be the top choice to replace outgoing Somali Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed.
15 killed as govt forces, militants clash in Somalia
At least 15 people were killed in clashes Saturday between government forces and members of the Ahlu Sunna Waljama'a (ASW) militia in the city of Dhusamareb in Somalia's central province of Galguduud, a government official has said.
Somali Shebab journalist 'killer' to face trial: govt
A Somali journalist accused of murdering colleagues and working for the Al-Qaeda linked Shebab and arrested in Kenya has been extradited to Mogadishu to stand trial, Somalia's information minister said Saturday.
Thousands march on Washington to protest police killings
Thousands of protesters made their way down iconic Pennsylvania Avenue on Saturday, marching to the Capitol to call attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and call for legislative action.