Archive for March 2013

March 28, 2013 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Mar 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Somalia’s President arrives in Emirates 28 Mar – Source: Radio Mogadishu/Dhacdo Online – 77  words Somalia’s President Hassan Sheikh Mahmoud is in United Arab Emirates (UAE) for an official visit. During the visit, President Hassan will hold talks with UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan on ways of enhancing relations between the two […]



March 28, 2013 | Morning Headlines.

Mar 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Morning headlines

President Hassan reiterates again his commitment to the cause of Human Rights 27 Mar – Source: The President’s Office – 265 words Doha, Qatar, H.E. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, welcomed the Human Rights Watch report: Hostages of the Gatekeepers – Abuses against Internally Displaced in Mogadishu, Somalia. “I and […]



March 27, 2013 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Mar 27th, 2013 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Sierra Leone sends 850 soldiers to Somalia 27 Mar – Source: Daily Monitor/ Africa Review/ AFP – 281 words Sierra Leone’s leader told 850 soldiers on the eve of their deployment as part of an African Union mission to war-torn Somalia on Tuesday that they were on “a great journey of peace”. President Ernest Koroma […]



March 27, 2013 | Morning Headlines.

Mar 27th, 2013 | By | Category: Morning headlines

Somali minister dies in Kenya 26 Mar – Source: Radio Bar-kulan – 101 words Somalia’s State minister for Social Development has died in Kenyan coastal town of Mombasa on Tuesday morning. Mohamoud Ismail Barqadle died suddenly on Tuesday due to a heart failure, Social Development Minister Maryan Qassim has told radio Mogadishu, a state-owned broadcaster. […]



March 26, 2013 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Mar 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Arab League summit begins in Doha 26 Mar – Source: Bar-kulan/Radio Mogadishu – 140 words The Arab League has kicked off a two-day summit in Doha where opponents of President Bashar al-Assad are representing Syria for the first time. Qatari emir Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani opened the conference on Tuesday by inviting Moaz al-Khatib, […]



March 26, 2013 | Morning Headlines.

Mar 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Morning headlines

President of Somalia Hasaan Sheikh heads to Qatar 25 Mar- Source: Raxanreeb- 238 words The president of the republic of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud went on an official government visit to Doha, the capital city of Qatar. Speaking to the national radio, the president said that he was going to Qatar to attend the meeting […]



March 25, 2013 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Mar 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Somali National Intelligence boss resigns 25 Mar – Source: Bar-kulan/Shabelle/Radio Mustaqbal/Risaala/ Radio Mogadishu/Dalsan/SNTV – 125 words The Director of the Somali National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) Ahmed Moalim Fiqi has resigned under unclear circumstances. Speaking at a press conference in Mogadishu on Monday, Fiqi said he has officially tendered his resignation to President Hassan […]



March 25, 2013 | Morning Headlines.

Mar 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Morning headlines

Government is in full control of Hudur, says Jawari 24 Mar – Source: Bar-kulan/Raxanreeb – 96 words Government troops have recaptured the regional capital of Hudur, a week after militants took it after Somali and Ethiopian troops left, speaker of parliament Prof. Jawari has said. Speaking at Baidoa airport, the speaker of the national assembly […]



March 22, 2013 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Mar 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Daily Monitoring Report

Djiboutian ambassador, Somali president discuss bilateral relations 21 Mar – Source: Sabahi Online – 120 words Djibouti’s Ambassador to Somalia Dayib Doubad Robleh met with Somali President Sheikh Hassan Mohamud in Mogadishu on Tuesday (March 19th) to discuss strengthening bilateral cooperation between the two countries, Djibouti’s La Nation reported. The two men discussed the security […]



March 22, 2013 | Morning Headlines.

Mar 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Morning headlines

AMISOM Reassures the Citizens of Somalia on the Security Situation in Bay and Bakool 21 Mar – Source: AMISOM -HQ – 219 words The African Union Mission in Somalia reassures the citizens of Somalia that it is closely monitoring developments following the withdrawal of Ethiopian troops from Hudur and is working closely with the Federal […]