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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre and his delegates at the airport, on their way to New York to attend the U.N. General Assembly. @SomaliPM

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    Somali PM, Hassan Ali Kheyre,  gives a speech during his visit to the Somali Academy of Arts and Literature. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    PHOTO: @Shidane

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    Somali Foreign Minister Yusuf Garad Omar receives United Arab Emirates Ambassador to Somalia, Mohammed Ahmed Osman Al Hammadi. Photo: @MofaSomalia

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    SRSG, Michael Keating admires a collection of books on display at the Mogadishu Bookfair.

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    Jubbaland President, Ahmed Mohamed Islam meets the British Ambassaor to Somalia, David Concar. Source: Dhacdo.com

September 19, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Parliament Dismisses Reports Of A Motion Of No-confidence Against Prime Minister Kheyre’s Government (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somalia Media Fraternities With Civil Society Appeal Somali Media Law To Be Amended Properly – NUSOJ (Horn Observer)
  • Somalia: Puntland Police Foil Bomb Attack At Bus Station In Bossaso (Garowe Online)
  • More War: US Bombing Raids on Somalia Pick Up Since June (Sputnik News)
  • Foreign Writers Descend On Somalia For Book Fair (Reuters)
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September 19, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Prime Minister Heads To New York To Attend UN General Assembly (SONNA)
  • Parliament Assigns 15 Member Committee Task To Probe Qalbi Dhagah Extradition (Goobjoog News)
  • Somalia Regional State Sides With Saudi Arabia Over Qatar (Associated Press)
  • New Pipeline Extension to Bring Water to Thousands in Bosasso (Somali Update)
  • iRise Hub: A Co-Working Space Aims To Rise With Mogadishu (Progrss)
  • US Forces Increase Somalia Airstrikes Amid Uncertainty Over Future (Stripes Online)
September 19, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 18, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • South West Accuses Farmaajo Of Indecisiveness Sides With Saudi Arabia In Gulf Feud (Goobjoog News)
  • Prime Minister Hassan Kheyre Hits Back At Critics Of His Government (Hiiraan Online)
  • Over A Hundred Arrested In Mogadishu Swoop Carried Out By Mogadishu Stabilization Forces (Jowhar.com)
  • President Farmaajo Receives Somali Authors At The Presidential Palace (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somali Militants Assassinate Intelligence Official (Voice of America)
  • Nine Killed During ‘Mistaken’ Combat Between Security Forces (Bernama News)
  • How Generating Employment in the Fisheries Sector is Vital for Women (Somali Update)
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September 18, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Federal Government Calls On HirShabelle MPs To Support New President (Goobjoog News)
  • Top Intelligence Official Killed In Mogadishu Attack (Garowe Online)
  • International Community Hails Election Of HirShabelle State President (Goobjoog News)
  • Al-Shabaab Kills 4 Soldiers In Central Somalia (Middle East Monitor)
  • Mogadishu Readies Airport Godown For More Khat Cargo (The East African)
  • Somali Book-Fair To Give Mogadishu A New Cultural Lease On Life (SABC News)
September 18, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 15, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Puntland Faces Challenges In Its Military Campaign Against Al-Shabaab (VOA Somali Service)
  • Residents In Lower Jubba Urged To Be Vigilant On Security (Goobjoog News)
  • Al-Shabaab Parades SNA Commander In Central Somalia (Shabelle News)
  • Somali Refugee’s American Dream On Hold As Trump Ban Debate (Associated Press)
  • The Influence Of Egypt And Ethiopia On Somalia And Somalis (Garowe Online)
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September 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Gulf Crisis Costing Somalia Revenue And Investment – UN (Goobjoog News)
  • Mogadishu Mayor Fires Municipality Finance Chief  (Horn Observer)
  • Government Tables Anti-Terrorism Bill And 7 Other Bills (Goobjoog News)
  • Abu Dhabi Fund To Contribute $89m To Somalia Growth (Arabian Business)
  • Somalia Is Getting Its First Tech Incubator (Disrupt Africa)
September 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 14, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Jawari Urges Somali Public To Have Confidence In Parliament Over Qalbi Dhagah Extradition Case (Dhacdo.com)
  • UN and U.S. Mourn Death Of Somali Journalist In Suicide Attack (Garowe Online)
  • Two Rickshaw Drivers Shot Dead In Mogadishu (Jowhar.com)
  • Somali Government And ICAO Discuss Airspace Management Transfer (Radio Muqdisho)
  • Mogadishu Hosts Its Third Annual Book Fair (UNSOM)
  • UNDP Bets On Solar Lanterns To Light Up Somali Businesses And Homes (Africa Business Communities)
  • My Mom Is Proud Of My English. But I Want To Speak Somali WIth Her (Kouw.org)
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September 14, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Puntland DP Fires State minister Over Interview About Transfer Of ONLF Official  To Ethiopia (RBC Radio)
  • Somali Journalist Succumbs To  Injuries In Mogadishu Hospital (Shabelle News)
  • Mogadishu Residents Rally In Support of FGS Decision To Extradite ONLF Rebel Commander (Horn Observer)
  • AFRICOM: US Airstrikes Kill 6 Al-Shabaab Members in Somalia (VOA)
  • UAE Ambassador Meets With Somalia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs And International Cooperation (WAM News Agency)
  • Somalia Facing Complex Immediate And Long-term Challenges UN Security Council Told (UN News Centre)
September 14, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 13, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • Parliament To Debate The Extradition Of ONLF Official (Jowhar.com)
  • Fear Grips Mogadishu Residents As Al-Shabaab Increases Attacks Against Public Places (Dhacdo.com)
  • Somalia Attends Eastern African Security Summit (Somali National Network Agency)
  • UN Calls For Greater Support For AU Mission In Somalia (IOL Media)
  • On Abdikarim Muse: What Could The Somali Government Do Better? (Goobjoog News)
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September 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • All Set For The 3rd Annual Mogadishu Book Fair (Radio Dalsan)
  • Al-Shabaab Releases Local Female Aid Workers On Ransom in Central Somalia (Horn Observer)
  • Somali Forces KDF Raid Al-Shabaab Hideouts In Southern Somalia (Sahal News)
  • Security Agents Destroy Three Shabaab Camps In Boni Forest (Daily Nation)
  • Turkish Airlines Profits In Africa Where Others Fear To Fly (Reuters)
September 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines