January 17, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • FAO Seeks 26 Million USD To Help 1.5 Million Somalis (Xinhua)
  • Somaliland Elect Three Candidates To Upper House (Goobjoog News)
  • Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony For First Polytechnic College Held In Mogadishu (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali Military Court Sentences Three To 10 Years In Jail For Violent Robbery (Goobjoog News)
  • AMISOM Troops From Ethiopia Donate Food To Needy Residents Of Gobwein Village Lower Jubba Region (AMISOM)
  • Somalia’s Crooked Route To Democracy (World Street Journal)
January 17, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 16, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • The 4.5 Clan-based Option To Apply For Vacant Seats Until 2020 – FIEIT (Goobjoog News)
  • Al-Shabaab Official Surrenders In Qoryoley Town (Shabelle News)
  • One Dead 3 Wounded In Leego Explosions (Garowe Online)
  • 4 Al-Shabaab Killed In Southwest Somalia (Xinhua)
  • Terror Attacks Killed 122 In Kenya Last Year: US Embassy (Daily Nation)
  • Somali Leader’s Re-election Bid Under Threat Amid Opposition Alliance (All East Africa)
  • UNHCR Repatriation Of Somali Refugees In Kenya Nears 40000 (Xinhua)
  • Somalia Lurches From Chaos To First Democratic Rule In Decades (USA Today)
January 16, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Parliament Concludes Lower House Speakers Elections (Xinhua)
  • Four Injured As Al-Shabaab Opens Fire On Civilian Bus (Shabelle News)
  • Puntland President Highlights Government Achievements In Past Three Years (Garowe Online)
  • Somalia Regional State Urged To Resolve Differences Through Dialogue (Xinhua)
  • Somaliland Elections Cannot Be Delayed On Any Pretext Diplomats Warn (All East Africa)
  • UN Set To Launch Humanitarian Response Plan For Somalia (Xinhua)
  • Ethiopia Somalia Consider Launching Joint Infrastructure Projects: PM (All East Africa)
  • Somali Refugee Dead In Italy Blaze (EBL News)
  • The Misrepresentation Of A Migrant Success Story (News Deeply)
January 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 12, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Jawari Re-elected Head Of Somalia’s Lower House (Daily Nation)
  • US State Dept Issues New Travel Warning Against Somalia (Hiiraan Online)
  • Puntland Parades Weapons Seized From IS Fighters (Garowe Online)
  • Galmudug President Warmly Welcomed In Adado (Shabelle News)
  • More Than A Million Somali Refugees Unable To Return Home (The Citizen)
  • Local Somalis Cheer Fellow Refugee’s Historic Role (My Informs)
  • As ISIS Struggles For Influence In Somalia Al-Shabaab Remains The Main Threat (World Politics Review)
January 12, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 11, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Last Minute Canvassing By Politicians Ahead Of Speaker’s Election (Radio Dalsan)
  • President Guled Declares State of Emergency In Galmudug (Shabelle News)
  • Presidential Hopeful Farole Jets Off To Kenya (Garowe Online)
  • Kenya Arrests 2 Suspects Accused of Plotting Nairobi Attack (The Associated Press)
  • King Salman Center for Relief OIC Sign Executive Program In Somalia (Saudi Press Agency)
  • Somalia’s Diaspora Are Slowly Returning To Mogadishu (Hurst Publishers)
January 11, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 10, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Puntland President Visits Recently-liberated Coastal Town Of Qandala (Garowe Online)
  • Galmudug Marine Forces Seize Yemeni Fishing Boat With 40 Fishermen (VOA Somali)
  • Hirshabelle President Appoints New District Commissioner For Beledweyne (Goobjoog News)
  • Sudanese Army Arrests Over Hundred Somali Migrants (Goobjoog News)
  • ‘Growing Hopelessness’ Grips ‘Forgotten’ Somali Refugees Warns UNHCR (UN Refugee Agency)
  • Mandera Court Releases On Bond Tanzanian Caught Sneaking Into Somalia (Daily Nation)
  • Somaliland Story Made Up By Rivals Says Speaker (The Star)
January 10, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somaliland Holds Upper House Elections Elects Six MPs In The First Phase Of The Exercise (AMISOM)
  • Galmudug Lawmakers Submit Impeachment Motion Against Galmudug President (Goobjoog News)
  • Mogadishu Local Government Pledges To Reconstruct Several Roads In The City (Goobjoog News)
  • Suspected U.S. Airstrikes Near Kismayo Kill 5 People (Shabelle News)
  • AU Mission Probes Alleged Civilian Killing In Somalia (Xinhua)
  • AU Somali Troops Arrest Al-Shabaab Commander (Xinhua)
  • Aleppo Dentist Brings ‘Hollywood Smiles’ To Somalis After Fleeing Syria (BBC)
January 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali President Opens First Senate Session In Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • Puntland Marine Forces Seize Two Boats Arrest Two Yemeni Fishers (Puntlandi)
  • Appeal For Somali Refugees In Horn Of Africa And Yemen (United Nations Radio)
  • Somali Immigrants Arrested In Garissa (The Star)
  • Can The Credibility Of Somalia’s Indirect Elections Be Salvaged? (African Arguments)
January 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 5, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Uganda Chief Of Defence Forces Visits Somali And AMISOM Troops In Forward Operating Bases In Lower Shabelle Region (AMISOM)
  • Seven Candidates Declare Their Parliamentary Leadership Bid (Goobjoog News)
  • Hirshabelle President Arrives In Beledweyne For Talks With Local Administration Clan Elders (Garowe Online)
  • Somalia’s Electoral Process Is The Most Discussed Topic In Public Places (AMISOM)
  • First Somali-American Legislator Begins Work In Minnesota (VOA News)
  • Recurrent Drought In The Horn Of Africa Region And The Need To Come Up With Sustainable Solutions  (Wardheer News)
January 5, 2017 | Morning Headlines

January 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • SNA AU Forces Push Al-Shabaab Out Of Town In Southern Somalia (Garowe Online)
  • Somali Forces Remove 10 Roadblocks In Lower Shabelle (Goobjoog News)
  • President Ali Returns Back To Puntland Region (Garowe Online)
  • Somali President Affirms Electoral Process A Milestone At A Meeting With Uganda Army Chief (AMISOM)
  • Former Puntland VP Denies Joining Somaliland Political Party (Garowe Online)
  • Death Toll Rises To 9 In Twin Somali Bombings (VOA News)
  • Why So Many Somali-Americans Celebrate Their Birthday On Jan. 1 (Minn Post)
January 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines