Despite the benefits, Somalia’s membership raises critical questions about the bloc’s ability to ensure regional stability.Somalia is poised to become the East African Community’s (EAC) eighth member state at the economic bloc’s December summit. This follows negotiations in August between the EAC and Somalia, hosted by the Kenyan government.
At the start of his presidency in 2017, he imposed sweeping restrictions on entry of travellers from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, Yemen, Iraq and Suda
The African Union Transition Mission in Somalia is expected to withdraw its troops from the Horn of Africa nation by December 2024. They have been carrying out
Somalia Ambassador to Ethiopia, Abdullahi Mohamed Warfa, has lauded the dedication and commitment of the Government of Ethiopia in eliminating Al-Shabaab.
Al-Shabaab is a terrorist group that has been trying to destabilize the Horn of Africa region, notably Somalia. 

Waxaan 11kii iyo 12kii bishii Luuliyo ee sannadkan ka qayb galnay shir uu madaxwaynaha Jamhuuriyadda Fedaraalka Soomaaliya, Mudane Xasan Sheekh Maxamuud ku casuumay mas’uuliyiinta magacyadoodu hoos ku qoran yihiin. Ujeeddada shirkaas waxa ay ahayd in laga tashado talo soo jeedintii Golaha Wadatashiga Qaran (GWQ) ee ku taariikhaysnayd 27.05.2023.
In July, ICPAC issued the seasonal forecast alerting on the El Nino phenomenon that will be coupled with the effect of Indian ocean. The effect of El NiNO as per the past is usually higher in Eastern and Southern countries. In the East, the most impacted following the forecast include Somalia with onset to
Asha Abdi Omar, a mother of eight children, has lost many of the goats she depends on for a living to drought and is now struggling with water shortage in a village in southern Somalia’s Bakool region.
Amid military setbacks, Mogadishu asks for pause to African Union's 2nd-phase troop drawdown of 3,000 peacekeepers from Somalia
KEY MESSAGES• People with disabilities and elderly people displaced from Laas Caanood report limited access to basic needs like food, safe water, and shelter. Secondary sources suggest this struggle extends to many others facing displacement from the same region.
Somaliland says it has no plans to discuss unity with Somalia despite the willingness of Uganda’s president to act as mediator.