Somali security forces arrest ex-presidential candidate Abdirahman Abdishakur in raid

This file photo shows Somalia’s ex-presidential candidate Abdirahman Abdishakur. Security forces in Somalia have arrested a former presidential candidate and an outspoken government critic accused of committing “treason” against Mogadishu. Abdiasis Ali, a spokesman for the Somali Internal Security Ministry, made the announcement at a news conference on Monday, saying Abdirahman Abdishakur, a candidate in […]

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Somalia-based al-Shabab terror group beheads 3 people in Kenya

This file photo shows members of Somalia’s al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab terrorist group. Kenyan officials say suspected Takfiri al-Shabab militants from Somalia have beheaded three people and burnt houses in an attack in Kenya. Lamu County Commissioner Gilbert Kitiyo said gunmen believed to be al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab militants attacked Maleli Village near the town of Witu, media reported […]

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