MOGADISHU, Aug 4 (Reuters) - An explosives-laden car blew up in the centre of Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Friday, killing at least one person and injuring another, police said.
Mogadishu (HOL) - The Somali Cabinet has appointed Mohamed Ali ‘Afgoye’ as the auditor general of Somalia. Afgoye will replace Nur Jimale Farah who’s body guards shot and killed Minister Abbas Siraji on two months ago.
The remains of the 12 UPDF soldiers who were killed on Sunday by Al-Shabaab in Somalia have been brought home.
India and Somalia on Tuesday signed a bilateral agreement for the transfer of sentenced persons, thus deepening humanitarian cooperation between the two countries.
The U.S. military said Monday it carried out a drone strike in Somalia that killed a member of the al-Shabab extremist group, while a Somali intelligence official said an al-Shabab leader was targeted but it was not clear whether he had been killed.