Al Shabaab Militia Forcefully Recruit Children, locals flee

Hundreds of local residents are fleeing their homes in Middle Shabelle region after Al-Shabaab accelerated its child recruitment. According to a news report from Halbeeg News carried by Amisom Media Monitoring, heavily armed Al-Shabab fighters have been engaging in gun battles with locals who recently turned down the group’s order to recruit their children in Adale District.... Continue Reading →

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Somalia’s Intelligence Bosses Suspended Following Attacks

The commander-in-chief of  Somalia’s National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) Hussein Osman Hussein has suspended two of his deputies. In a decree from his office, NISA boss indicated that he sent home Abdalla Abdalla Mohamed and Abdikadir Mohamed Nor after security considerations were made in the spy agency. Hussein has not revealed the reason behind... Continue Reading →

Several Militants Killed As Forces Recapture Region

17 Al Shabaab militants have been killed by allied forces in an offensive on the Al Qaeda linked Al Shabaab towards recapturing territory. The deputy commissioner of Bay regional administration for security said Southwest army made gains against Al-Shabaab following battle in the region after recapturing the region. The fighting erupted after SouthWest state troops... Continue Reading →

12 Al Shabaab fighters surrender to Somalia Forces

A senior Al Shabaab commander and 11 other fighters surrendered to Somali authorities in southern Somalia. Somalia’s Jubaland intelligence chief, Khalid Sheikh says 12 Al Shabaab fighters, including their commander had handed themselves over to government officials in Bar-sanguni area, some 45km away from the coastal town of Kismayo. Khalid did not mention the name... Continue Reading →

Al Shabaab Commander Arrested Alongside Several Militants

A senior Somali regional district official says government forces have captured an Al-Shabaab commander during a joint security operation on the outskirt of Qoryoley town. Speaking to Radio Shabelle on the phone, Mohamed Abdi Abdullahi, the city’s deputy commissioner on the security and political affairs said several militants were also arrested. The African Union forces,... Continue Reading →

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