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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo meets with Yoweri Museveni in Kampala, Uganda to discuss anticipated military operation against Al-shabaab. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    First ever televised debate held for Somaliland presidential candidates. Photo: @Mohedhazzan

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    UN flag returned to half-staff today in honor of fallen UNDP staff Faiza Mohamed Sheikh who was killed in Saturday's Mogadishu attack. Photo: @JustinTBrady

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    UNDP Somalia officials donated VHF radios to Aamin Ambulance to help them carry out their work easily. Photo: Goobjoog News

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    His Excellency President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo welcomes a delegation of doctors from Djibouti led by their health minister Jamaac Elmi Cokane to help the victims of Saturdays terror attack in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    Somali President His Excellency Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo receive calls from families looking for missing loved ones at the call center set up to connect families trace missing persons. Source: @gurmadka252

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre with Speaker of the House Mohamed Osman Jawaari and other government officials at the National Flag celebration event in Mogadishu last night. Photo: @SomaliPM

October 10, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Seeks Long-term Solutions To Recurrent Drought (Xinhuanet)
  • Somali Prime Minister Attends Military Support Committee Ceremony In Mogadishu (SONNA)
  • Puntland Marine Forces Seize Iranian Boat Captain Killed In Shooting (VOA Somali)
  • Government Officer Injured In Attack In Mogadishu (Dhacdo.com)
  • E. African Bloc Embarks On Skills Development For Somali Policymakers (Xinhuanet)
  • Women’s Health Campion Advocates For Quality Reproductive Health Service In Somalia (UNSOM)
  • Saving The Unity Of Somalia: An Open Letter To President Farmaajo (Wardheer News)
October 10, 2017 | Morning Headlines

October 9, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Militants Attack Checkpoint In Somalia’s Puntland Seven Dead (Reuters)
  • Somali Government Forces Arrest A Soldier Who Injured An MP In Jowhar (Shabelle News)
  • Somalia: UN Encourages Somali Political Leaders To Work Together (Garowe Online)
  • Government To Clear All Salary Arrears By December – PM Kheyre (Goobjoob News)
  • Somalia Rises To Third Top Buyer Of Kenya Goods (Business Daily)
  • Why Turkey Remains Somalia’s Greatest Friend? (Goobjoog News)
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October 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Prime Minister Kheyre Meets Oversight Committee Following Constitutional Review Dispute (Goobjoog News)
  • 2 Killed In Kismayo Land Clash Shooting As Regional Leaders Arrived For A Meeting (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia Postpones Constitution Review Meeting After Boycott (Garowe Online)
  • Somalia Launches Strategy To Curb Violent Extremism (Xinhuanet)
  • Somali Forces Shoot Dead Iranian Sailor In Indian Ocean (Voice of America)
  • Not All Amnesty Deals Are Made The Same (Foreign Policy)
October 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines

October 6, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somali President Asks Khartoum To Help Fight Al-Shabaab
  • Somali: International Delegation Visits Hargeisa Somaliland (Garowe Online)
  • Southwest State Confirms Its Earlier Stand Over Kismayo Meeting (Goobjoog News)
  • Sudanese President Vows Peace Stability In Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Communities In Marka Are Using Football To Engage In Mediation And Promote Reconciliation (AMISOM)
  • Time Somalis To Quit False Flattery For Their Leaders (Wardheer News)
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October 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Security Forces Kill 3 Militants In Southern Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Somali Govt To Install Bomb Detectors In Mogadishu (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia’s Central Bank Reports Improvement In Regulating The Financial Sector (Somali Update)
  • Somali Refugees Head Home Fleeing Ongoing Yemen Crisis: UN (Daily Sabah)
  • 9 Dead More At A Risk As Drought Ravages Somalia (The East African)
  • How remittances help the poor but not the most vulnerable Somalis (The World Bank)
October 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines

October 5, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Sudan Likely To Print Somalia’s New Currency (Goobjoog News)
  • President Farmaajo Meets His Sudanese Counterpart (Jowhar.com)
  • ISWA President returns to Baidoa (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somalia Bakool Region Bans Khat For Negative Effect On Al-Shabaab Combat (Africa News)
  • Meet Clare Brown The Aussie Lawyer Fighting Against Sexual Violence In Somalia (Huffington Post)
  • Somalia Conflict And Famine: The Causes Are Bad Governance Not Climate Change (The Conversation)
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October 5, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • UN-backed Innovation Challenge Opens In Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Bomb Blast Near Jowhar Town Leaves At Least 2 Dead (Shabelle News)
  • Puntland President Abdiweli Gaas Awards State Police And Marine Force (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali National Army Capture New Areas From Al-Shabaab Militants In Bay region (SONNA)
  • Italy-Somalia Military Parts Trafficking Gang Busted (Ansa.it)
  • New Communication Act To Contribute 11 Percent to Somalia’s GDP (Somali Update)
October 5, 2017 | Morning Headlines

October 4, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • Islamic State kill One Injure Two In Somalia’s Puntland (Reuters)
  • Puntland Leader Postpones Trip To Kismayo (Garowe Online)
  • Ahmed Madobe Invites Upper House Members From Jubbaland To Upcoming Kismayo Meeting (Jowhar.com)
  • Somalia Vows To Boost Resilience Against Climate Shocks (Xinhuanet)
  • AMISOM Brainstorms On How To Maximize Strategic Communications In Telling Somalia’s Success Stories (AMISOM)
  • Turkish Base Key To Building Strong Somali Army (VOA)
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October 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Forces Kill 9 Al-Shabaab Militants In Southern Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Somali Prime Minister Receives EU Ambassador To Somalia (SONNA)
  • Al-Shabaab Claims Killing Soldiers In Attack On Army Checkpoint (Shabelle News)
  • Somalia Gets New Saudi Aid But Stays Neutral In Gulf Crisis  (Reuters)
  • Legal ICT Framework Is Pivotal Moment For Somalia (The World Bank Group)
  • In Defense of President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo (Hiiraan Online)
October 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines

October 3, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Political Situation In Galmudug Now Stable – Mediators (Goobjoog News)
  • President Farmaajo To Visit Sudan (Jowhar.com)
  • Somaliland To Monitor Turkey’s Military Base In Mogadishu (Goobjoog News)
  • UNSOS Coordinates The Sinking Of 30 Boreholes Across South Central Somalia (UNSOS)
  • UN Cuts Food Rations For Refugees In Kenya By 30 Percent (African News)
  • What Does Turkey’s New Base In Somalia Signify? (Daily Sabah)
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