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    On his visit to UNON in Nairobi, President of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo planted a tree at the compound. Photo: UNON

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    President Uhuru Kenyatta receives Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed at State House. PHOTO: @UKenyatta

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    Newly appointed Cabinet of Ministers walk over to the Office of the President to Meet with President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed ‘Farmaajo’. Photo: VIlla Somalia

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre announced his nomination for the Cabinet of Ministers in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Dalsan

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    Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta, travels to Dhobley town, in Lower Jubba, to visit #KDF troops stationed there. Photo: Daily Nation

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    Amb Ronneberg of NorwayInSomalia meets with Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre at Villa Somalia. @SomaliPM

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    Members of the Jubbaland Regional Assembly with pose for a group photo with the Nairobo City County Assembly members during a courtesy visit to the Nairobi City County Assembly on March 14, 2017. Photo: AMISOM

March 17, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • 31 Somali Refugees Killed In Helicopter Attack Off Yemen Coast (The Guardian)
  • MPs File No Confidence Motion Against ISWA Leader Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adan (Hiiraan Online)
  • National Drought Response Committee So Far Collects $1318492 For Drought Response (Hiiraan Online)
  • The Government Of Somalia Launches First Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign (Medical Life News)
  • WhatsApp Proves Harbinger Of Hope For Somali Families On The Brink Of Famine (The Guardian)
  • Right Mix Of Skills In New Cabinet To Make Somalia ‘Great Again’ (The East African)
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March 17, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Pirates Release Oil Tanker Crew Without Ransom (VOA News)
  • London Celebrates Somali Achievement At The 2nd Annual International Somali Awards (Hiiraan Online)
  • Diarrhea Outbreak Kills 40 In Southern Somalia (Shabelle News)
  • Turkish Airlines Steps In To Help Famine-hit Somalia (Anadolu Agency)
  • Somali Faces Helps Raise Funds For Somalia Drought Victims As GoFundMe Denies Group Fee Waiver (Nep Journal)
  • Somali Islamists Let Drought-hit Civilians Roam In Search Of Food (Reuters)
March 17, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 16, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Boris Invites Museveni To UK Summit On Somalia (Daily Monitor)
  • Senior Al-Shabaab Leader In Mogadishu Felled By Security Forces (Goobjoog News)
  • Outgoing Defense Minister Tours Turkish-built Military Training Facility In Mogadishu (Jowhar.com)
  • Celebs Call On Turkish Airlines To Bring Somalia Food And Water (NJ.com)
  • Desperate Appeal For Somalia Sees Even Queen Donate (News Hub)
  • AMISOM Instrumental In Bringing Peace To Somalia Says Jubbaland President (AMISOM)
  • Somalia Pirates: Anger Fuels Return Of Ship Attacks (Al Jazeera)
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March 16, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali PM Commends AU For Its Commitment To Support Somalia (Goobjoog News)
  • Al-Shabaab Militants Cut Off Hands And Legs Of Two Men (Garowe Online)
  • Britain Calls For More Support To Drought-hit Somalia (Xinhua)
  • Families Plead For Somali Pirates To Release Ship’s Crew (Associated Press)
  • Uhuru: KDF Will Remain In Somalia For Peace And Stability In Kenya (Capital FM)
  • Jubbaland MPs Laud AMISOM For Nairobi Training Vow To Use Skills Acquired To Improve Their Work (AMISOM)
  • Can Somalia’s New President Negotiate With Al-Shabaab? (Religion & Geopolitics)
March 16, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 15, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Boris Johnson In Somalia For Surprise Visit Amid Drought And Famine Warning (The Courier)
  • Ahlu Sunna Wal Jama’a Leader Hopeful New Government Will Work With Them (Hiiraan Online)
  • Puntland To Send Forces To Free Hijacked Vessel As Fears Of Piracy Return Abound (Goobjoog News)
  • Pirates Demand Ransom For Tanker Seized Off Somalia – EU Naval Force (Reuters)
  • Arab League Secretary-General Calls For Urgent Arab Action To Aid Somalia (Emirates News Agency)
  • Promoting Entrepreneurship In Post-conflict Somalia (The Star)
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March 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Region Sends Soldiers To Free Hijacked Ship (Reuters)
  • Senate Approves Hiring Of Staff Security Committee Tables Report (Goobjoog News)
  • Gunmen Kill Prominent Elder In The Capital Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • Story Of 9-Year-Old Girl Who Lost Parents To Starvation Stirs Emotions On Social Media (Radio Dalsan)
  • Seized Oil Tanker With 8 Crew Anchored Off Somalia Coast (VOA News)
  • US Secret Service Helps Somalia To Identify Fake Dollars (CNBC)
  • Sir Mo Farah Backs Charity Appeal To Help Somalia Drought Victims (Belfast Telegraph)
  • Somalia: A Country Devastated By Drought Famine And Conflict (Gulf News)
March 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

March 14, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • Al-Shabaab Militant Behind Somali Bombing Sentenced To Death (Xinhua)
  • HirShabelle To Build Dams In Long-time Plan To Avert Drought (Goobjoog News)
  • Newly Formed HirShabelle Cabinet Sworn In (Jowhar.com)
  • Somali Army Is Capable Of Fighting Rebels (Presna Latina)
  • Amad Zahid Receives Courtesy Visit From Somali DPM (WP News)
  • Somali Army Is Capable Of Fighting Rebels (Presna Latina)
  • Amad Zahid Receives Courtesy Visit From Somali DPM (WP News)
  • Years In The Making Cedar Riverside Opportunity Center Opens For Business (MinnPost)
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March 14, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Car Bomb Kills At Least 13 In Somali Capital – Police Medics (Reuters)
  • Suicide Bomber Kills Himself In Kismayo (Kismaayo News)
  • UN Envoy For Somalia Condemns Bomb Blasts In Mogadishu (UN News Centre)
  • Somali PM Vows Strong Action After Mogadishu Twin Explosions (Xinhua)
  • Officials: Somali Pirates Hijack Oil Tanker In Indian Ocean (VOA News)
  • Seychelles Repatriates Five Somali Nationals Acquitted For Piracy Offences (Seychelles News Agency)
  • ‘Dying One By One:’ Somalia Drought Crushes Herders’ Lives (Associated Press)
March 14, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 13, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Car Bomb Blast Kills At Least Three (Xinhua)
  • President Farmaajo Sets Tuesday As National Prayer Day For Rain (Jowhar.com)
  • Five Dead As Hunger Bites Mudug Region (Goobjoog News)
  • Chief of Somali National Army Denies Reports Of Resignation (Jowhar.com)
  • IGAD Nations Ink Deal To Improve Livestock Disease Surveillance (Daily Nation)
  • Dear President Farmaajo We Need To Talk (Medium.com)
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March 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Hundreds Of Somali Soldiers Protest In Mogadishu Over Unpaid Wages (Reuters)
  • Puntland Government Releases Prominent Elder Accused Of Ties To Al Shabaab (Garowe Online)
  • UN Delegation Reaches Adado On Drought Mission (Shabelle News)
  • Somalia: Media Worker Wounded In Car Bomb Blast In Capital (Associated Press)
  • Kenya Halts Mogadishu Embassy Project Over Insecurity (Business Daily)
  • Aid Agency Warns Of Surge In Cholera Cases In Somalia (Xinhua)
  • Seven Suspects Arrested In Malindi Were Funding Al-Shabaab – Police (The Star)
  • In Somalia’s Hidden Famine The Children Die Without Names (Telegraph)
March 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines