New Somali president calls for reconciliation as US troops return

New Somali president calls for reconciliation as US troops return

Somalia's new president has applauded the return of US troops to help fight a deadly insurgency and says delivering security depends on reconciliation with other Somali leaders, after a power battle splintered the security forces into rival factions

Somalia's PM accuses president of 'coup attempt' after powers suspended

Somalia's PM accuses president of 'coup attempt' after powers suspended

Somalia's president said on Monday he had suspended the prime minister for suspected corruption, a move the prime minister described as a coup attempt, escalating a power struggle between the two leaders.

Qatar strongly condemns Mogadishu explosion

Qatar strongly condemns Mogadishu explosion

The State of Qatar has expressed its strong condemnation and denunciation of the explosion that took place in the Somalia capital, Mogadishu, killing a journalist and injuring another.

Qatar Charity digs dozens of water wells in Somalia

Qatar Charity digs dozens of water wells in Somalia

Qatar Charity (QC) has started digging 27 wells in several regions of Somalia’s Hirshabelle State, and inaugurated an artesian water well in ‘Garasdheere’, a village in Hirshabelle, to benefit tens of thousands of families belonging to pastoral communities.

Al-Kuwari receives Somalia's finance minister

Al-Kuwari receives Somalia's finance minister

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry and Acting Minister of Finance, Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari met with his counterpart Abdirahman Dualeh Beileh, Minister of Finance of the Federal Republic of Somalia and the accompanying delegation during their visit to Doha

Somali PM arrives in Doha

Somali PM arrives in Doha

Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Robley arrived in Doha Monday evening on an official visit to the country

Qatar Charity signs MoU with health department in Somalia’s Banadir

Qatar Charity signs MoU with health department in Somalia’s Banadir

Qatar Charity (QC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Health Department of Somalia’s Banadir region to co-operate in delivering health care services in the region.

At least 8 killed in Mogadishu in suicide bombing targeting government convoy

At least 8 killed in Mogadishu in suicide bombing targeting government convoy

A suicide car bomb targeting a government convoy exploded at a busy junction in Somalia's capital on Saturday, killing at least eight people, an eyewitness told Reuters.

At least 15 killed in suicide bombing at army camp in Somalia

At least 15 killed in suicide bombing at army camp in Somalia

At least 15 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide bombing as recruits lined up outside an army camp in the Somali capital Mogadishu, a Reuters witness who counted the bodies at Madina Hospital said.

Mixed reactions as QU students face challenges of exams amid pandemic

Mixed reactions as QU students face challenges of exams amid pandemic

With final exams in progress at Qatar University (QU) during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, some students are managing reasonably well while others have valid concerns, according to feedback obtained by the institution.

Qatar Charity, QFFD enhance food security in Somalia during Ramadan

Qatar Charity, QFFD enhance food security in Somalia during Ramadan

Qatar Charity (QC), with funding from the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), has started distributing 50 tonnes of camel meat to the needy and displaced in the suburbs of Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, under the supervision of the Qatari embassy.

Al Shabaab militants attack two Somali National Army bases

Al Shabaab militants attack two Somali National Army bases

Al Shabaab militants attacked two military bases belonging to the Somali National Army early on Saturday morning, witnesses and the militants said.