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Somalia receives humanitarian assistance from China

Mogadishu(SONNA)-Somalia's Ministry of Humaniterian Affairs and Disaster Management on Saturday said that it received 4 million dollar worth supplies of humanitarian assistance fro...

5 civilians injured in northern Syria terror attack

Syria(SONNA):At least five civilians were injured in Azaz in northern Syria during a terror attack carried out with a vehicle bomb, according to initial reports Saturday. Firefi...

PM Roble expresses concern over current situation in Mogadishu

Mogadishu(SONNA) Somalia Prime minister expresses his concern over the current situation in Mogadishu. The Prime minister of Somalia Federal Government H.E Mohamed Hussein Roble h...

Kenya’s small farmers find respite in avocados amid changing climate

NAIROBI(SONNA) As crop diseases and pests rise in Kenya amid a rapidly changing climate that has been characterized by extreme weather patterns that include heavy rains and lengthy...

African Union keeps commission head in landslide win

ADDIS ABABA (SONNA):A seasoned Chadian diplomat, Moussa Faki Mahamat received a sweeping vote of confidence among African leaders Saturday to serve as chairman of the African Union...

World powers welcome Libyan interim gov’t agreement

BERLIN (SONNA):World powers welcomed an agreement Friday by Libya’s rival political groups to form an interim unity government after five days of talks in Switzerland. "Today's ...

AMISOM train officers on environmental protection

Mogadishu(SONNA):The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) is conducting training for newly deployed military and police officers on the Mission’s Environmental Standard Operat...

U.S. to drop Houthi terrorist designation due to Yemen crisis

WASHINGTON (SONNA) -The United States intends to revoke the Houthi movement’s terrorist designation in response to Yemen’s humanitarian crisis, reversing one of the Trump administr...

UN announces candidates for temporary Libyan government

TRIPOLI (SONNA):The UN Libya Support Mission (UNSMIL) announced Saturday candidates for leadership of the interim unity government that will govern until elections are held Dec. 24...

Coronavirus vaccine wars intensify in Europe

LONDON (SONNA):A spat between the UK and EU is brewing Friday regarding the bloc’s newly introduced export controls on the coronavirus vaccine flow to Northern Ireland. British ...

Turkey publishes Gulf of Aden motion in Official Gazette

ANKARA (SONNA):A motion calling for the extension of Turkish forces' deployment in the Gulf of Aden, Somalia and the Arabian Sea until Feb. 10, 2022 was published in Turkey's Offic...

New AMISOM Deputy Force Commander tours Dhobley and Kismayo

Kismayo(SONNA):The Deputy Force Commander of the African Union Mission in Somalia, (AMISOM) in charge of Support and Logistics, Maj. Gen Gerbi Regassa Kebede on Monday and Tuesday ...