• President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo welcomed Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki and his delegations, at Mogadishu International Airport today. Photo: @M_Farmaajo

  • Deputy Prime Minister Mahdi Mohamed Gulaid, Somali Minister of Fisheries Abdillahi Bidhan, Chinese Ambassador to Somalia Qin Jian and other officials witness the official signing of the fishing licenses, in Mogadishu. Photo: @KhadarGulaid

  • Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire met with Italian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Emanuela C. Del Re in Mogadishu.

  • President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo received the credentials papers from Norwegian Ambassador to Somalia Ms. Elin Bergithe Rognlie Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

  • Speaker of the House of the People Mohamed Mursal, alongside former speaker Mohamed Osman Jawari hosted Southwest federal MPs in Mogadishu to discussed the upcoming regional elections in South West. Photo: @HarunMaruf

  • Minister of Foreign Affairs Ahmed Isse Awad receiving the credentials of the new Turkish Ambassador to Somalia, H.E. Mehmet Yilmaz, in Mogadishu. Photo: @TC_Mogadishu

December 14, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Supporters Of Somali Former Militant Clash With Police In Baidoa 11 Dead (Reuters)
  • Southwest Federal MPs Demand Release Of Robow Want Polls Postponed (Radio Dalsan)
  • Two Somalia Government  Officials Arrested In Mandera Kenya (Goobjoog News)
  • Qatar Somalia Sign Pacts To Strengthen Bilateral Ties (Gulf Times)
  • Somaliland: The Little Country That Could (Som Tribune)

December 14, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • South West State Electoral Committee Releases Presidential Election Schedule (Goobjoog News)
  • Banadir Regional Administration Held Weekly Meeting With District Commissioners (Mareeg)
  • Robow ‘Still Dangerous’ Government Says As It Pulls Him Out Of Polls Race (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali Ex-militant Running For Regional Presidency Arrested Beaten – Spokesman (Reuters)
  • AMISOM Starts The Process Of Handing Over Military Academy To The Somali National Army (AMISOM)
December 14, 2018 | Morning Headlines

December 13, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Eritrean President Arrives For First Visit To Somalia Minister Says (Reuters)
  • Tension In Baidoa As Ethiopian Troops Detain Presidential Candidate (Halbeeg News)
  • President Farmaajo Credits Upper House For Approving Disability Bill (252 Politics)
  • 690 Police Reservists To Be Deployed Along Kenya-Somalia Border (KBC News)
  • Free Fistula Treatment Restores Hope And Dignity For Women In Kismayu (Radio Ergo)

December 13, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Parliament Speaker Vows To Go Ahead With The Impeachment Against  President Farmaajo (Halbeeg News)
  • Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire Jets Off To Qatar For Official Visit (Goobjoog News)
  • Al-Shabaab Executes Three Men Including Former Electoral Delegate (Radio Shabelle)
  • RUDN Medics Called The World To Action Against Hepatitis In Somalia (Eureka Alert)
  • Mogadishu Street The Al-Shabaab Love Bombing (The East African)
December 13, 2018 | Morning Headlines

December 12, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Grants Fishing License To Chinese Companies (Goobjoog News)
  • Security Agencies Seize Vehicle With Explosives In Baidoa (252 Politics)
  • Vaccination Campaign Targets 1 Million Sheep And Goats In Middle Shabelle (Radio Ergo)
  • Pomp Colour As Somali Cultural Festival Closes (The Star)
  • The Slow Re-awakening Of Islamic Finance In Somalia (Gulf Times)

December 12, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Motion To Impeach Somali President Farmaajo Declared Invalid (Daily Nation)
  • Somali Military Chief Visits Special Force Base Outside Mogadishu (Halbeeg News)
  • Hiiraan Governor Says 200 Police Officers Receive Salaries  (Goobjoog News)
  • KQ’s Plan To Prop Up Jambojet Flops As Aircraft’s Rejected (The East African)
  • War Hunger And A Housing Boom: Welcome To Africa’s Most Crowded City (Reuters)
December 12, 2018 | Morning Headlines

December 11, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia’s Political Turmoil Seems To Deepened (Radio Kulmiye)
  • Somaliland Bans Opening Of New Private Schools In Its Region (Halbeeg News)
  • Health Workers Fight Against Childhood Pneumonia In Somaliland (Radio Ergo)
  • IMF Urges Somalia To Sustain Reform Momentum (Xinhua)
  • Somalia Piracy: How Foreign Powers Are Tackling It (BBC News)

December 11, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somalia In Crisis As President Faces Impeachment Motion (Daily Mail)
  • Al-Shabaab Forces Degraded By U.S. Federal Government Of Somalia (SONNA)
  • President Farmaajo Receives Credentials From Turkey’s New Ambassador (Halbeeg News)
  • UPDF Soldiers Awarded AU Medals (New Vision)
  • Victims Lucky To Be Alive After Explosive Attack In Lamu East (The Star)
  • Faces of Africa: Lessons From My Heritage (CTGN)
December 11, 2018 | Morning Headlines

December 10, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • President Farmaajo Faces Parliament Impeachment On 8 Counts (Som Tribune)
  • Radio Director Escapes Assassination Attempt In Puntland (Garowe Online)
  • Albayrak Group Launch New Equipment To Modernise Mogadishu Port (Halbeeg News)
  • EUCAP Somalia: Mission Extended Budget Agreed (EUCAP)
  • Somalia Signs UN-backed Plan To Tackle Corruption (Xinhua)
  • Somalia’s Government Lays Out Next Steps To Tackle Corruption And Strengthen Accountability With International Community (UNSOM)

December 10, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Motion Filed To Impeach Somali President – Statement (Reuters)
  • UN Envoy Calls On Somalia Leaders To Fight Corruption (Garowe Online)
  • Bomb Attack Kills Six People Outside Mogadishu (Halbeeg News)
  • US Airstrike Outside Somalia’s Capital Kills 4 Al-Shabaab (Daily Mail)
  • China Sends New Naval Fleet For Escort Mission (Xinhua)
  • Raila A Strong Voice In Somaliland’s Bid For Independence (Daily Nation)
December 10, 2018 | Morning Headlines