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    His Excellency President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo jets back to the country from a state visit in Egypt. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo meets former President, Abdiqasim Salad Hassan in Cairo during his state visit. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    His Excellency President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo is received by his Egyptian counterpart, Abdi Fatah Al Sisi. Photo: MudaneFarmaajo.

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    Mayor of Mogadishu & Governor of Banadir, Thabit Mohamed Thursday briefed the Council of Ministers about his administration's achievements so far. PHOTO: @ThabitMhd

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    Somali Premier Hassan Ali Khayre met with EU Ambassador to Somalia Veronique Lorenzo who called on him to deliver message of support from the European Union. Photo: @SomaliPM

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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

August 9, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Al-Shabaab Militants Attack Mukhtar Robow Positions In Abal (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somali Prime Minister Says Tribalism Biggest Challenge For Somalia (Goobjoog News)
  • Galmudug And Puntland Form Joint Peace Security Force (Goobjoog News)
  • Somalia Denounces Economic Impact Of Piracy At Regional Meeting (Presna Latina)
  • International Aid Arrives Just In Time – But The Hunger Crisis Is Far From Over (ITN.com)
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August 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

Key Headlines

  • AU Forces Liberate Region In Southern Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Massive Fire Broke Out At Bakara Market In Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • MP Arrested As Brawl Erupts At Somaliland Parliament (Garowe Online)
  • Federal Goverment And Member States Discuss Management Of Air Traffic Control (RBC Radio)
  • Suspected Al-Shabaab Hijack Two Cars Ferrying Mandera Voters (The Star)
  • Somalia To Hold National Consultations On The Constitution Review (AMISOM)
  • US Soldiers Deployed To Somalia Are Teaching Partners How To Drive Trucks (VOA)
August 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

August 8, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somali Pirates Get Seven Year Jail Sentence In India (Mumbai Mirror)
  • Constitutional Affairs Ministry Engages Stakeholders In Developing Civic Education Strategies (Goobjoog News)
  • 2 Civilians Killed By Member of Parliament Bodyguards (Radio Dalsan)
  • Suspected Killer Of Former Bari Deputy Governor Apprehended (Radio Dalsan)
  • Sea Princess Turned Into ‘Ghost Ship’ To Avoid Somali Pirate Attacks During Cruise (International Business Times)
  • Outdated Laws And Weak Tax Regime An Impediment To Domestic Revenue Mobilisation-World Bank (Goobjoog News)
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August 8, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Khat Traders In Mogadishu Express Fears Of Trade Halt As Kenya Heads For Polls (Goobjoog News)
  • Female Lawmakers Protest Against Male Dominated Parliamentary Committees (Horn Observer)
  • Former Deputy Bari Governor Shot Dead In Bosaso (Garowe Online)
  • Somali Children Flee Al-Shabaab Recruitment (VOA)
  • Zayed Giving Volunteers Begin Humanitarian Medical Mission In Somalia (Emirates News Agency)
  • Turkey’s Military To Move Into Somalia After Backing Qatar In Gulf Crisis (Newsweek)
August 8, 2017 | Morning Headlines

August 7, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Southwest Minister Says Clashes In Marka Are Between Locals And Al-Shabaab ( Jowhar.com )
  • Prominent Journalist Detained In Puntland Over Critical Reporting (Horn Observer)
  • A Member Of Parliament Accuses President Gaas Of Printing Fake Money (Garowe Online)
  • From Baidoa Somalia: ‘We Have No Hope’ (The Guardian)
  • Why The U.S. Must Stand By Somalia At Its Turning Point In Fighting Al-Shabaab And ISIS (Newsweek)
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August 7, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • 42 Somali Students Secure Tertiary Education In China (Goobjoog News)
  • Somalia’s Federal Parliament Passes 2017 Budget (Garowe Online)
  • Somalia Military High Court Upholds Earlier Verdicts (Goobjoog News)
  • Constitutional Affairs Minister Apologizes Federal Parliament Over Twitter Post (Somali Update)
  • Two Killed In Somalia Suicide Car Bombing (Gulf Today)
  • Gunmen Kill Governor and His Brother In Somalia Capital (Anadolu Agency)
  • Album Restores Worldly Sounds Of ‘Swinging Mogadishu’ (Mail Online)
August 7, 2017 | Morning Headlines

August 4, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Turkey Set To Open Largest Military Camp In Somalia (Anadolu Agency)
  • Puntland’s Bari Governor Warns Foreign Exchange And Business Owners Over Rejecting Shilling (RBC Radio)
  • Goverment And AMISOM Troops Retake Ali Fooldheere Near Mahadday From Al-Shabaab (Jowhar.com)
  • Kenyan Police Question British Woman Over Terror Links (Xinhuanet)
  • AfDB Approves Aid Package For Somalia And South Sudan (Public Finance International)
  • World Bank: Somalia’s Steady Rise Fuelled By Remittances (Standard Digital)
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August 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • U.S Africom Commander In Kismayo Fresh Offensive On Al-Shabaab Discussed (Somali Update)
  • President Farmajo Aims To Drop Motion Against Constitutional Affairs Minister  (Garowe Online)
  • Federal Government Cancels All Agreement With Private Companies (Garowe Online)
  • Somalia’s First Female Pilot Returns Home And Pledges Support To The Country’s Women And Youth (UNSOM)
  • Somalia Extremists Kill Kenyan Police Officer In Attack (Associated Press)
  • Visiting The Villages Being Saved By Aid In East Africa While Others Wait In Vain For Drought Relief  (I News)
August 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines

August 3, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  1. Somalia Economy Projected To Grow At 5-7% Over Medium Term (Africa Business Communities)
  2. President Farmaajo Appoints Former Mogadishu Mayor As Senior Adviser (RBC Radio)
  3. Somaliland Parliament Speaker Resigns Ahead of November Elections (Somali Update)
  4. Kenya Official: 3 Killed In Suspected Al-Shabaab Attack (Washington Post)
  5. How The Somali Government Is Getting Terrorists To Defect (Daily Signal)
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August 3, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Protest In Bosaso Turns Violent Ahead Of President Ali’s Visit (Garowe Online)
  • Somali Embassy In South Sudan Regains Freedom For Somali Prisoners (Goobjoog News )
  • President Farmajo Appoints Former Mayor As His New Political Adviser (Garowe Online)
  • 15 Somali Pirates Found Guilty (Times of India)
  • Somalia To Open First Journalism School In 26 Years (VOA)
  • Somalia And The Saudi Battleship That Saw Siad Barre’s Demise (Opride )
August 3, 2017 | Morning Headlines