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    Galmudug regional state leaders hold their first meeting in Mogadishu after the recent historic deal. PHOTO: Jowhar.com

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    President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo arrives in Sharm el Sheikh in Egypt to attend African Business Forum. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

  • President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, Galmudug President Ahmed Geele Duala (Haafa) and Ahlu Sunna Waal Jama (ASWJ) leader Sheikh Mohamed Shakir with other officials during the signing of the power-sharing agreement event in Mogadishu. Photo: @engyarisow

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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo poses for a group photo with senior diplomats during the Somalia Partnership Forum held in Mogadishu, on December 5, 2017. PHOTO: UN

  • Regional states leaders attending the national security conferences in Mogadishu. @TheVillaSomalia

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    H.E President, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed officially opened Somalia Security Conference in Mogadishu today. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Photo: @MinisterMOFA Minister of Foreign Affairs of Somalia Yusuf Garaad Omar and Lithuanian, Foreign Affairs of Minister Linas Linkevičius at the African and European Summit in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

March 15, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Somalia govt names man behind suicide bomb attack 15 Mar – Source: Jowhar Online/Shabelle – 163 words Government officials have spoken about yesterday’s suicide attack on a restaurant near the presidential palace. The commander of the Somali forces guarding the presidential palace, Col Abdullahi Ali Anod, said prior to the attack, the guards denied a […]

March 15, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 15, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Al Shabaab claims responsibility for Mogadishu Blast 14 Mar – Source: Shabelle – 115 words Somalia’s Al Qaeda-affiliated al Shabaab rebels claimed responsibility for a suicide attack Wednesday at the presidential compound, saying it has killed 16 soldiers and wounded 30 others. One of the top al Shabaab commanders told a pro-militants radio station in […]

March 15, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 14, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Explosion in Somali presidential compound-police, AU 14 Mar – Source: Al Jazeera/Al Jazeera – 67 words An explosion hit the presidential compound in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, according to police and the African Union (AU). Paddy Ankunda, Spokesman for the AU’s AMISOM force in Somalia, told Reuters the blast was near the speaker of parliament’s house, […]

March 14, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 14, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

AU troops look beyond Mogadishu 14 Mar – Source: IOL News – 547 words The African Union’s peacekeeping force in Somalia hopes to drive Somali Islamist militants out of the country’s central and southern regions by August, when the United Nations-backed government’s mandate expires, Uganda’s top army general said on Tuesday. Since its inception in […]

March 14, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Heavy fighting in Mogadishu kills 2, injures 6 13 Mar – Source: Shabelle – 179 words At least two people have been confirmed dead and six others wounded after heavy battle erupted between Somalia soldiers alongside AU forces and Al-Shabaab militants overnight on the outskirts of Mogadishu, residents and officials said. The fighting sparked by […]

March 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 13, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

4,660 Kenyan soldiers to join AU Somali force: army 12 Mar- Source: AFP- 352 words Kenya will avail 4,660 soldiers to the African Union force in Somalia, where it already has troops fighting the Al Qaeda-linked Shebab insurgents, the army chief said Monday. The integration follows a UN Security Council resolution last month that increased […]

March 13, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somali embassy in Belgium reopened 12 Mar – Source: Radio Mogadishu, SONNA – 132 words Somali Embassy in Brussels, the capital of Belgium has officially been reopened and started holding services for Somali people in Europe countries, official said. Somali ambassador to the European Union, Noor Hassan Hussein ‘Nor Adde’ confirmed to the National T.V the […]

March 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 13, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Ethiopian troops set to leave Somalia by end of April: AU 09 Mar – Source: Reuters – 190 words Ethiopia, which has deployed hundreds of troops inside Somalia to rout Islamist insurgents, is set to withdraw from the war-ravaged country by the end of April with Djibouti, Uganda and Burundi poised to step in, the […]

March 13, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 9, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Kenyan troops in Somalia to join AMISOM next week 09 Mar – Source:  Standard – 350 words Kenyan troops in Somalia are set to join the African Union (AU) force fighting militant Islamist next week, military spokesman Major Emmanuel Chirchir has revealed. Maj Chirchir did not reveal the exact day when it will happen but indicated the […]

March 9, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 9, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Massive celebrations for the International Women’s Day took place in Mogadishu and the rest of the country today 08 Mar – Source: TFG – 274 words The celebrations were organized by Ministry for Women and Family, and Somali Union for Women. It was participated by representatives of all the 16 districts of Mogadishu and women’s […]

March 9, 2012 | Morning Headlines.