The diplomatic row between Qatar and its Arab neighbors is gradually enveloping African Muslim-majority nations.
The projected number of children expected to suffer has skyrocketed, doubling since January of this year.
At least a dozen people have been killed in a car bomb attack near Somalia's defense ministry compound in Mogadishu
The state of Hawaii says its universities and tourist economy would be harmed by the restrictions on travel
The hunger faced by 17-million in East Africa is a man-made crisis, says Ludger Schadomsky.
In patron states, the same US-sponsored resources used to combat terrorism have also been employed against its detractors.
Islamic State is slowly encroaching on al-Shabab territory in Somalia — but can it take root?
The country needs the income but it could fuel violence in the territory riven by Islamist terrorists and clan rivalries.
US presidential hopeful Donald Trump told Minnesota voters that his administration would bar refugees unless he had the approval of local communities.
Somalia’s electorate has increased since 2012, but it’s still just a drop in the ocean.
In the current environment, many Somali-Americans in Minnesota are leery of Hollywood storytellers.
The detentions come less than a week after the offices of a Somali newspaper were raided and its editor held for three days.
The Mayor of Mogadishu tells the story of Somalia with a personal and very human touch without losing sight of complex national political dimensions.
The clan-based formula will be used in the October elections, and is a real risk that the constitutional 30% gender threshold might be undermined.
For a quarter of a century, Somaliland has declared itself independent from the rest of Somalia.
One of the attackers drove a car loaded with explosives, as another stormed police headquarters
A first for Somalia: New report on the state of media freedom in the country - where journalism can be a death wish
"The authorities, public, and the militants are all hostile to us. We are like fish in poisonous waters, we can be attacked or killed at any time."
Sudan is a popular passage for undocumented immigrants from the Horn of African nation headed for Italy
AU says 6 Al-Shabaab commanders killed in Somalia, militants hit back with attack in Mogadishu on lawmaker
A local resident said Amisom troops withdrew from the town shortly after recapturing it and al-Shabaab fighters returned and took it