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    11 Somali migrants who were repatriated to Mogadishu from Libya arrive at Aden Cade International Airport. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Mogadishu Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng.Yarisow) launched a tournament for Hodan district schools. Photo: @engyarisow

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    An AMISOM Police officer facilitates training on Security and Criminal Intelligence for police officers of the South West Regional State of Somalia in Baidoa. Photo: AMISOM

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire received Mr. Antonie Sivan, French Ambassador to Somalia in Villa Somalia, Mogadishu. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    The mayor of Mogadishu Abdirahman Omar Osman with other government officials taking part in a cleanup exercise. Photo: @engyarisow

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire, Regional State Presidents and other government officials at a dinner event held in Mogadishu, Somalia last night. Photo: @DalsanFM

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    HirShabelle regional state president Dr. Mohamed Abdi Waare meeting with federal lawmakers in Mogadishu. Photo: @DalsanFM

March 30, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somalia JSC assent AMISOM to replace Ethiopian troops 29 Mar – Source: Jowhar Online, Kulmiye – 107 words Somalia’s joint security committee has agreed to deploy African Union troops to areas of central and southern Somalia captured recently from militant group al Shabaab by Ethiopian forces. The announcement came Wednesday at a meeting in Mogadishu. The decision […]

March 30, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 29, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Somali PM meets EU delegation in Mogadishu 29 Mar – Source: Radio Mogadishu – 147 words Somalia’s Prime Minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali hosted a high level delegation from the European Union who included Nick Westcott, the managing director for Africa in the European External Service and Alexander Rondes, EU envoy to Somalia. The leaders discussed […]

March 29, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 29, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

TFG gives militant fighters 7 days ultimatum to surrender 28 Mar – Source: Radio Bar-kulan – 138 words Somali youths fighting for al Shabaab militant group have only a week to renounce violence and surrender to the government side, officials say. Ahmed Sheikh Mohamed, a member of the Somali parliament, said conscripted Somali youths fighting […]

March 29, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 28, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Briton held in Mogadishu was ‘carrying suspicious materials’ 28 Mar – Source: Guardian – 658 words A British citizen who was detained at the airport in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, on Tuesday said he wanted to travel to an al Shabaab stronghold and was carrying suspicious materials, including hundreds of CDs, an African Union military spokesman […]

March 28, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 28, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

The MIPT presents FM Radio Transmitters to Khatumo and Galmudug 27 Mar – Source: TFG – 320 words The Minister of Information Posts and Telecommunications Abdulkadir Hussein Mohamed presented an FM Radio Transmitter to Khatumo, having already presented a similar FM Radio transmitter to the Galmudug regional government on the 22nd of March, 2012. These […]

March 28, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 27, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

The strategic cities of El Bur and Mahaas  liberated from al Shabaab 27 Mar – Source: TFG – 335 words The Somali Armed forces with the help of Ethiopian forces liberated today the cities of El Bur ( Galgudud region ) and Mahas (Hiiraan region ) and the surrounding districts from the al Shabaab terrorists without […]

March 27, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 27, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Ethiopian troops seize main rebel town in central Somalia 26 Mar – Source: Daily Nation – 217 words Ethiopian forces on Monday seized the main base of the al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab insurgents in central Somalia, the latest stronghold the extremists have lost in recent months, witnesses said. Ethiopian troops and fighters from the pro-government militia Ahlu […]

March 27, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 26, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Military court opens office in Baidoa 26 Mar – Source: Radio Mogadishu, Universal TV, SNTV – 126 words Chairperson of Somali National Military Court, Mr. Hassan Mohamed Hussein told Radio Mogadishu last night that they are opening an office in southwestern Somali city of Baidoa, in Bay region. Mr. Hassan confirmed that the court’s office […]

March 26, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

March 26, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somali flag to fly half mast for 7 days 23 Mar – Source: Radio Bar-kulan – 227 words Somalia has announced that it will lower its flag for a week following the death of the country’s former president Abdullahi Yussuf Ahmed who died earlier this morning at a hospital in the United Arab Emirates at […]

March 26, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

March 23, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Former Somali president dies in Dubai hospital 23 Mar – Source: Shabelle, Bar-kulan, Hiiraan Online – 106 words Former Somali president Abdullah Yusuf Ahmed has died this morning at a hospital in Dubai after he long illness, officials and colleagues said on Friday. Relatives confirmed the death of Mr. Yusuf  saying he was taken to […]

March 23, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.