• Minister For Telecommunications and Technology Engineer Abdi Anshur officially opens the Mogadishu Tech Summit. Photo: @MogTechSummit

  • Regional leaders at the Council of Cooperation (CIC) meeting in Garowe city. Photo: @DalsanFM

  • President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo received Foreign Ministers of Eritrea and Ethiopia, Osman Salah and Workneh Gebeyehu at Villa Somalia Yesterday. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

  • Somali Foreign Minister Ahmed Isse Awad welcomes Eritrean Foreign Minister Osman Salah and his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu in Aden Abdulle International Airport today for talks to strengthen regional cooperation. Photo: Goobjoog News

  • Mogadishu Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman met with Nicholas Haysom, UN Special Representative of the Secretary General for Somalia, today in Mogadishu. Photo: @engyarisow

  • Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire arrives in Jowhar, the headquarters of Hirshabelle regional state. Photo: Radio Dalsan

October 16, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • One Soldier Killed In Al-Shabaab Attack On Jowhar Town (Halbeeg News)
  • Keeping Somali Fishermen Safe – New GPS Devices For Boats In Bosaso (Radio Ergo)
  • Banadir Governor Meets With UNHCR Special Envoy For The Horn Of Africa (Jowhar.com)
  • Shabaab Attacks Somali Force In Southern Somalia (Long War Journal)
  • Leaders Take State To Task After Mandera Al-Shabaab Attack (Daily Nation)
  • Robow: From Wanted Terrorist To Political Candidate (Wardheere News)

October 16, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • US Military Airstrike In Somalia Kills 4 Al-Shabaab Fighters (Washington Post)
  • Federal Government Expresses Solidarity With Saudi Arabia (Garowe Online)
  • Southwest Senators Appeal For Peace Call For Speedy Formation Of Polls Body (Goobjoog News)
  • Investors Keen To Grow Mobile Money In Somaliland (Daily Nation)
  • DP World Starts Construction Of Berbera Port Expansion In Somaliland (Ship Technology)
  • A Year After Somalia’s Deadliest Attack Fireball Still Torments Survivors (Reuters)
October 16, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 15, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Six Al-Shabaab Fighters Killed In Clash With Somali Army (Halbeeg News)
  • Baidoa Attack Victims Flown To Mogadishu For Specialised Treatment  (Goobjoog News)
  • President Farmaajo Spends The Night In Marka (Jowhar News)
  • Saudi Arabia Condemns Attacks In Somalia (Arab News)
  • We Should Talk To Al-Shabaab Now – We Owe It To The Mogadishu Bomb Victims (The Guardian)

October 15, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Executes Perpetrator On Anniversary Of Deadliest Attack (Daily Mail)
  • President Farmajo Arrives In Marka Town (Halbeeg News)
  • Somalia EU Sign €100m Direct Budget Support Pact  (Goobjoog News)
  • AMISOM And Somali National Security Forces Undergo Training On Civil-Military Cooperation (AMISOM)
  • We Will Not Withdraw Our Soldiers From Somalia Before Stability Is Restored President Kenyatta (Capital News)
  • Bomb Blast Survivor Relives Fateful Day Last October As Somalis Mark First Anniversary Of The Deadly Twin Attacks On Zoobe Mogadishu (AMISOM)
October 15, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 12, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Set To Mark Somber First Anniversary Of Deadliest Bombing (Hiiraan Online)
  • AU Envoy Visit To Mogadishu (Halbeeg News)
  • Abdullahi Sheikh Hassan Appointed As CIC Spokesman (Jowhar News)
  • Court Orders Ugandan Born Terror Suspect To Be Deported To Kenya (Xinhua)
  • Four Girls Under 10 Have Died Recently From FGM It’s Time To Act (CNN)

October 12, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • AMISOM Leadership Assesses Troops Welfare (New Vision)
  • Solar-powered Irrigation Boosts Debt-ridden Somali Farmers In Beledweyne (Radio Ergo)
  • Two Injured In A Grenade Attack On The Residence Of A Women Leader (Jowhar News)
  • DP World Launches $442 Million Port Expansion In Somaliland (The National)
  • Mobile Money Transfers Have Taken Off In Somalia But There Are Risks (The Conversation)
October 12, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 11, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Kenya’s Security Forces Intensify Hunt For Militants After 2 Teachers Get Killed (Xinhua)
  • ‘Kingpins’ Of Fake Foreign Cash Arrested In Mogadishu (Halbeeg News)
  • Robow Expresses Concern Over Delay In The Formation Of The Southwest Presidential Election Commission (jowhar.com)
  • UAE Violating Somalia Arms Embargo (Aljazeera)
  • AMISOM Somali Government And Key Stakeholders Meet To Review Progress In The Security Sector (AMISOM)
  • Fifty Years Fifty Countries: Somalia (Tearfund)

October 11, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali And AU Forces Capture Villages From Al-Shabaab (Halbeeg News)
  • President Of HirShabelle Lashes Out At CIC Leaders (Jowhar News)
  • Somali PM Meets Saudi Foreign Minister In Riyadh (Halbeeg News)
  • Al-Shabaab Attack Kills Two Kenyan Teachers (Reuters)
  • Abdifatah Hassan Ali: Blogging The Untold Stories Of Survival And Resilience (UNSOM)
October 11, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 10, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia’s Al-Shabaab Executes Five Men Accused Of Spying (Reuters)
  • Somali Military Court Jails Two Al-Shabaab Operatives (Halbeeg News)
  • Disabled Mobile Hawker Wins Respect Of Customers In Lasanod (Radio Ergo)
  • Strengthen Security In Mandera Ahead Of Exams Leaders Urge (The Star)
  • Dispatches From A Nomad: Somali Next Investment Haven? (The Star)

October 10, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Upper Speaker Meets UN Envoy To Somalia (Halbeeg News)
  • Germany Announces $100m Development Cooperation For Somalia (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somali Foreign Forces Raid On Wanlaweyn Town (Galgaduud Media)
  • US Airstrike In Somalia Kills Suspected Al-Shabaab Militant Near Kunyo Barrow (The Defense Post)
  • Report Says Al-Shabab Militants Run Tax System To Rival Somalia’s Federal Government (Reuters)
October 10, 2018 | Morning Headlines