• Foreign Affairs Minister Ahmed Isse Awad meet with Chinese Ambassador to Somalia Qin Jian today in Mogadishu. Photo: @MofaSomalia

  • Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire welcomed a delegation led by Eritrean Foreign Minister Osman Saleh today in Mogadishu. Photo: @SomaliPM 

  • Mogadishu citizens participating in a clean-up campaign organized by Banadir regional administration. Photo: @engyarisow

  • Mayor of Mogadishu, Abdirahman Osman Omar met with the Aamin Ambulance team to discuss Mogadishu emergency delivery service on Wednesday. Photo: @AaminAmbulance

  • Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire met with the President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir in Khartoum, Sudan during his visit. Photo: @SomaliOpm

  • The newly appointed ministers taking the oath of office on Monday in Mogadishu, Somalia. Photo: @Halbeeg News

  • Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire with regional leaders in Sudan, Khartoum, attending the signing of South Sudan peace agreement. Photo: @DalsanFM

August 14, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia’s Army Asked To Comply With International Humanitarian Law During Military Operations (AMISOM)
  • Somalia Foreign Affairs Minister Meets With The Chinese Ambassador To Somalia (Goobjoog News)
  • Goats Die Of Disease In Galmudug As Vets Say They Lack Vaccine (Radio Ergo)
  • Norway In A USD 10 Million SMEs Rescue For Somalia (The Exchange)
  • Closer Than They Seem (Carnegie Middle East Centre)
  • Ethiopia: Exploiting The Gulf’s Scramble For The Horn Of Africa (Africa Arguments)

August 14, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Nine Killed In Clashes Between Al-Shabaab And Locals Near Jilib Town (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali President Meets With Eritrea’s Delegation (Mareeg News)
  • Somali Government Lines Up 1000 Jobs For Youth (Halbeeg News)
  • 3 Die As Al-Shabaab Targets Mandera Border Wall Workers (Daily Nation)
  • Somalia: No Terrorist Taxation Without Intimidation (Strategy Page)
August 14, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 13, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Eritrean Delegates Arrive In Mogadishu For High Level Talks (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Youth Are An Integral Part Of Society Says President Farmaajo (Radio Muqdisho)
  • Prime Minister Warns Government Officials Over Corruption (Dhacdo.com)
  • Somali Authorities Search For Aid Workers Kidnapped By Gunmen (CTGN Africa)
  • Somalia: Respect For human Rights Vital For Future Elections (Scoop World)

August 13, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • AU Urges Somalia And AMISOM Troops To Accelerate Fight Against Al-Shabaab (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Security Forces Shot Dead Suspected Militant In Mogadishu (Caasimada Online)
  • Mogadishu Seaport Set To Operate 24 Hours (Shabelle Media)
  • Fed: Man Living In Tucson Was Member Of Terrorist Group (AP News)
  • Salad Yusuf Abow: Making Inroads In The Digital Space To Transform The Youth (UNSOM)
August 13, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 10, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • AMISON Slams Attack On Mogadishu Mosque By Al-Shabab (Xinhua)
  • President Farmajo Announces Judiciary Shuffle (Hiiraan Online)
  • Minister Of Internal Affairs Meets With Federal Parliament’s Joint Constitutional Review Commission (Radio Muqdisho)
  • More Than 13000 Internally Displaced Persons Benefit From Environmental Clean-up Campaign In Somalia (IOM)
  • Conference Examines Charcoal Smuggling And Terrorism (Defence Web)

August 10, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Suspected Al-Shabaab Militants Abduct Five Aid Workers In Bay Region (Halbeeg News)
  • PM Suspends Deputy Minister Over Fraud Claims (Garowe Online)
  • Nearly 700 Arrested In Security Swoop In Mogadishu (Mareeg News)
  • UNHCR Praises ERC’s Aid To Somali Refugees In Aden (Emirate News Agency)
  • AMISOM Force Commander Commands Troops In Jowhar Calls For Enhanced Coordination With The SNA (AMISOM)
  • Death By A Thousand Cuts (Townhall.com)
August 10, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 9, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somali Government Defends Stance On Saudi-Canada Row Amid Public Criticism (Goobjoog News)
  • Permanent Secretary Of Somalia’s humanitarian Affairs Ministry Resigns (Halbeeg News)
  • Saudi Arabia Sends Back Livestock Exported From Bosaso (Dhacdo.com)
  • AMISOM Urges Allied Troops To Intensify Operations Against Al-Shabab (Xinhua)
  • IOM Appeals For $45M Aid For Horn Of Africa Migrants (Voice of America)
  • The Ethiopian Reform The Horn Of Africa And The Orphan Somalia (Somali Star)

August 9, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somalia AU Forces Seize Key Area From Al-Shabaab (Mareeg News)
  • AU Convoy Hits Landmine In Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)
  • One Person Killed Three Injured In KDF Airstrikes In Gedo (Goobjoog News)
  • Five KDF Soldiers Killed Six Injured In IED Attack In Lamu (Standard Media)
  • 27 Graduates Benefit From Dahabshiil Scholarship Programme (Daily Nation)
  • Somali Army Strength Cannot Defend Somalia: Analysts Warn (Intelligence Briefs)
August 9, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 8, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Sudan Discuss Strengthening Bilateral Relations (Garowe Online)
  • HirShabelle President Meets With AMISOM Force Commander (Jowhar News)
  • Al-Shabaab Commander Surrenders To Somali Government In Mogadishu (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Poll Officials Undergo Training In Kenya (Business Daily Africa)
  • How The Somali Networks Make East Africa Go Round (The East African)
  • Amanda Lindhout Recounts 15-month Somalia Ordeal On Australian TV’s Interview Programme (Newscom Australia)

August 8, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Al-Shabaab Arrests Locals For Opposing Child Recruitment (Halbeeg News)
  • A New Prison Opened In Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)
  • Health Crises In Wajid District In Bay Region (Goobjoog News)
  • UNHCR Aids Return Of Over 2000 Somali Refugees From Yemen (UNHCR.org)
  • UK Government to Grapple With Threat Posed by Female Suicide Bombers (Sputnik News)
August 8, 2018 | Morning Headlines