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    The Chief of Defense Forces (CDF), of the Uganda People’s Defence Force Gen David Muhoozi being received by senior officers of the Ugandan contingent serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia following his visit to Somalia. Photo: AMISOM

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    Somali Ministry constitutional affairs conduct a consultative meeting on the ongoing constitutional review process with Benadir regional administration in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    His Excellency President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo gives an award to Eastern Mediterranean WHO chief Dr. Mohamed Fiqi on their commitment to eradicate Polio from Somalia during the 3rd Polio free celebration event in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre along with other officials attended an event held at Peace Garden for Somali youth. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    His excellency President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo visits Somali National Television offices in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission Ambassador Francisco Madeira meets with Somali Federal Minister for Constitutional Affairs Abdurahman Hosh Jibril and the Director General of the Ministry Mohamed Abukar Zubeyr in Mogadishu to discuss on the planned constitutional review process. Photo: AMISOM

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    Constitutional Affairs minister Abdirahman Jibril oversees plenary session in ongoing consultative conference in Mogadishu.

16 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: TFG forces seize parts of Bakol region (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Drop unfair Somalia labels warns team ( Daily Nation ) UNICEF extremely concerned about the impact of escalating conflict in Somalia on children (Source: UNICEF ) UN: Somali aid hurt by cholera insecurity ( Source: AP ) Somali militant bashes Kenya-Israel security pact ( Source: AP ) Eleven […]

16 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

15 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: TFG, al Shabaab claim victory in southern Somalia fighting (Source: Radio Mogadishu Shabelle and Kulmiye) Fresh fighting reported in Mogadishu (Source: Mareeg Online Shabelle Hiiraan Online and Bar-kulan) Lower Shabelle residents warned to vacate al Shabaab strongholds (Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA) Battle shells in Mogadishu kill 5 injures 10 others (Source: Radio Shabelle) Kenya gets backing against […]

15 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

15 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Galmudug president meets elders in Galkayo over security (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) East African defence ministers meet on Somali crisis (Source: Daily Nation ) Britain to host conference on Somalia next year ( Source: Reuters ) Somali residents flee rebel bastion after missile attack ( Source: Reuters ) UN monitoring group to recommend al Shabab sanctions ( Source: VOA […]

15 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

14 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Missiles hit Somali Islamist stronghold near Mogadishu ( Source: Radio Mogadishu) Parliament denounces government security agencies (Source: Shabelle) Former Somali president Abdi Kasim opposes Kenyan military operation in Somalia (Source: Mareeg Online) Kenya warning on youths returning from Somalia (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) TFG administration in Lower Shabelle calls Govt AMISOM to relocate IDPs (Source: Shabelle) Puntland warns Universal […]

14 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

14 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Explosion hits presidential palace in Somalia (Source: Somalia Report) Uganda’s Defence and Internal Affairs committee visit Mogadishu (Source: AMISOM FORCE HQ)  African Union troops in Somalia say they face $10 million funding shortfall (Source: AP Washington post) Fresh fighting erupts in Mogadishu’s Huriwaa region (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Puntland administration jails 10 Somali pirates (Source: Mareeg Online) Uganda Burundi […]

14 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

11 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali defense minister: We have adopted new strategies against the terrorist group Shabaab’ (Source: Radio Mogadishu Mareeg Online and Shabelle) Rape cases soar in Galkayo camps (Source: IRIN News) Arrested al Shabaab leader to face justice in military court (Source: Bar-kulan Radio Mogadishu) Kenyan Police free fishermen arrested on suspicion of being pirates (Source: Coast week Xinhua) […]

11 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

11 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali police officers commence refresher training in Mogadishu (Source: AMISOM HQ) Uganda delegation arrives in Mogadishu (Radio Mogadishu) Somali-Americans urge the U.S to stabilize Somalia (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Two markets re-open in Daynile district (Source: Somalia Report) After famine drought Somali refugees face floods (Source: Africa News) Somalia famine baby recovers as aid reaches around half of 4 […]

11 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

10 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Deputy Prime Minister visits Germany (Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA) TFG officials in Bakol region refute rebel claims (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Somali parliament condemns killing of lawmaker (Source: Radio Shabelle Kulmiye Risala and Radio Mogadishu) Somali students graduate at Kampala International University (Source: Radio Mogadishu) TFG Kenya supporters freed from custody Dinsor Town (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) A small plane […]

10 Nov 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

10 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Official: ‘Invovement of Kenyan army is an opportunity for al Shabaab” (Source: Shabelle) Somali lawmaker killed in Mogadishu (AP) Al Shabaab asks for weapons and young fighters from traditional elders (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Kenya’s Somali incursion cuts piracy costs in Indian Ocean (Source: Daily Africa)   SOMALI MEDIA MP assassinated in Mogadishu 09 Nov – Source: Radio […]

10 Nov 2011 – Morning headlines