Kenya re-opens border with Somalia

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has re-opened its border with Somalia after a high-profile meeting between top-ranking officials of the two governments. In a […]

EAC starts process for Somalia admission

Reading Time: < 1 minute East Africa Community (EAC) member states have started the process of admitting Somalia into the bloc, a move aimed at […]

Somalia’s daring move to defeat al Shabaab militants

Reading Time: 2 minutes When Somalia’s new President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud took office in May he declared a top priority was bringing an end […]

Speed up admission of Somalia into EAC, leaders advise council

Reading Time: 2 minutes Leaders of the East African Community (EAC) have directed the EAC Council of Ministers to fast-track verification for admission of […]

East African States blamed for looming hunger in their region

Reading Time: 2 minutes One person is likely to die of hunger every 48 seconds in drought-ravaged Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia, a report has […]

Kenya rejects UN jurisdiction ahead of Somalia border ruling

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya has said it rejected the jurisdiction of the United Nations International Court of Justice (ICJ) ahead of a ruling […]

Somalia, Kenya agree to shore up ties

Reading Time: < 1 minute Somalia and Kenya have agreed to shore up their frosty diplomatic relations following a meeting in Mogadishu on Sunday between […]

Somalia urges formation of joint committee to fully restore ties with Kenya

Reading Time: < 1 minute Somalia urges formation of joint committee to fully restore ties with KeSomalia has called for the formation of a joint […]

WorldRemit founder to invest billions in Somalia

Reading Time: < 1 minute WorldRemit founder Ismail Ahmed plans to commit $500 million (Sh55 billion) of his own wealth and technology investments on development […]

Somalia approves Africa free trade area treaty for ratification

Reading Time: < 1 minute Somalia cabinet has approved the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) treaty for ratification to help spur trade with other […]