At least one soldier has been killed, and another was wounded, after a roadside bomb exploded in the semi-autonomous Puntland region of Somalia.
Kenyan troops have reportedly killed at least 31 suspected al-Shabaab militants in a raid on their base in southern Somalia.
At least 31 people, reportedly Somali refugees, have been killed after their boat was hit by an airstrike off the coast of Yemen.
Somali pirates have hijacked a commercial vessel, an oil tanker, with eight Sri Lankan crew on board, the first successful hijacking of its kind since 2012.
At least 110 people have died from hunger in the past 48 hours, following a severe drought in a region of Somalia, according to the country’s Prime Minister.
Around 900 migrants were rescued from their boats in the Mediterranean Sea on Friday, while hundreds more were taken to Sicily, in Italy.
At least 16 people have been killed, and more than 40 injured, following a car bombing attack in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
Militants from the Somali terror group al-Shabaab have claimed to have killed dozens of kENYAN troops during an attack on a remote military base in Somalia.
At least 10 people have been killed, and more than 50 others wounded, following a car bomb and gun attack on a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
At least three people have been killed, and a further 11 injured, following an explosion at a restaurant in Somali capital, Mogadishu.