Kofi Annan, the former UN secretary-general who won the Nobel Peace Prize for humanitarian work, has died aged 80, international diplomats say.
He "passed away peacefully on Saturday after a short illness", the foundation named after him said on Saturday.
Mogadishu (HOL) - An Ethiopian based private airline has announced that it plans to start regular scheduled commercial flights to Mogadishu, Somalia as early as next week, according to the airline's management.
Mogadishu (HOL) - President Farmajo has announced a major shake-up to the security sector on Thursday with changes made to the Villa Somalia, SNA, Somali Police Force.
Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has said Qatar is standing by its "brothers in Turkey" as he announced a $15bn investment into the country's financial markets and banks.
The Aquarius migrant rescue ship has been allowed to dock in Malta after five EU countries agreed to take in its passengers, ending a standoff over who should accept the vessel.