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    On his visit to UNON in Nairobi, President of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo planted a tree at the compound. Photo: UNON

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    President Uhuru Kenyatta receives Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed at State House. PHOTO: @UKenyatta

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    Newly appointed Cabinet of Ministers walk over to the Office of the President to Meet with President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed ‘Farmaajo’. Photo: VIlla Somalia

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre announced his nomination for the Cabinet of Ministers in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Dalsan

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    Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta, travels to Dhobley town, in Lower Jubba, to visit #KDF troops stationed there. Photo: Daily Nation

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    Amb Ronneberg of NorwayInSomalia meets with Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre at Villa Somalia. @SomaliPM

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    Members of the Jubbaland Regional Assembly with pose for a group photo with the Nairobo City County Assembly members during a courtesy visit to the Nairobi City County Assembly on March 14, 2017. Photo: AMISOM

March 10, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Over 200 Somalis Deported From The US (Goobjoog News)
  • Second Policeman Shot Dead In The Capital Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • First Khat Flight Lands At Jowhar Airport (Jowhar.com)
  • World Accused Of Repeating Mistakes Over Somalia Famine Threat (Financial Times)
  • Al-Shabaab: Should The Somali President Open Talks With The Terror Group? (Huffington Post)
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March 10, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Receives More Than $121 Million In Turkish Aid (Anadolu Agency)
  • US Int’l Partners “Disappointed” At Somaliland Electoral Delays (Hiiraan Online)
  • Ethiopia Appoints New Envoy To Somalia (Radio Dalsan)
  • Gabeyre Re-elected Chairperson Of Somali Chamber Of Commerce (Goobjoog News)
  • Somaliland Pleads To Be Removed From Trump’s Extreme Vetting List (Washington Post)
  • Organization Of Islamic Cooperation Warns Of Growing Famine In Somalia (Arab News)
  • Why Somalia Wants To Print Its Own Banknotes Again After 26 Years (News Week)
March 10, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 9, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Ministers’ Accounts Frozen Following PM Khayre´s Orders (Radio Dalsan)
  • Puntland Asks EU To Reinforce Efforts Against Illegal Foreign Fishing (Goobjoog News)
  • A Team Of Health Practitioners Jetted Off To El-Barde To Control Severe Diarrhea Outbreak In The Area (VOA Somali)
  • Inside Somalia’s ‘Nightmare’ Hunger Crisis (CNN)
  • Somalia Joins The World In Marking International Women’s Day (AMISOM)
  • New Banknotes For Somalia (BBC)
  • The Somali Constitutional Review Process. Taking Stock. (IDEA)
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March 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • UN Chief: Steady Funding Needed For AU Troops In Somalia (Associated Press)
  • Luuq District Commissioner Escapes Assassination Attempt (Goobjoog News)
  • Puntland Forces Seize Custom Office Bomb Blast Rips Through MP’s Car In Galkayo (Garowe Online)
  • We’ve To Shut Dadaab For Security Uhuru Kenyatta Tells UN (Daily Nation)
  • Hungry Somali Families Face Agonising Choice: Which Child To Feed (Reuters)
  • Al-Shabaab Top Leader Hussein Mukhtar Surrenders To Somali Army (The Star)
  • Somali-Americans Make Political Strides In Minnesota (Market Place)
  • Somalia: ‘People Depend On Food Aid To Prevent Deaths’ (Deutsche Welle)
March 9, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 8, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • UN Chief: World Is Neglecting Risk Of Famine In Somalia (Shabelle News)
  • Mogadishu Fire Department Chief Resigns Over Bakara Inferno (Radio Dalsan)
  • Woman Arrested In Adaado For Killing Daughter (Goobjoog News)
  • ‘A Nightmare:’ UN Chief Urges Help For Somalia Hunger Crisis  (Associated Press)
  • 18 Somali Nationals Charged For Being Illegally In Kenya (Daily Nation)
  • Somalia’s New President Now Faces 3 Big Challenges (Washington Post)
March 8, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 8, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Celebrates Women’s Day (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali President Meets With Army Chiefs To Address Insecurity (Garowe Online)
  • We Need To Know If Direct Elections Will Happen Before 2019: Speaker Jawaari (Jowhar.com)
  • US Travel Ban A Blanket Condemnation Of Somalis: President Farmaajo (Goobjoog News)
  • Aid Agencies Working To Stave Off Catastrophic Famine In Somalia (VOA)
  • Encouraged By Colleagues A Woman Heads Mogadishu Rehab Centre (ICRC)
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March 7, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • UN Chief In Somalia On Emergency Visit To Focus On Famine (Associated Press)
  • We will Re-operate No: 50 Airport South West President Said (Jowhar.com)
  • Puntland Gets Trucks With Funds Intended To Help Drought Victims (Garowe Online)
  • Cholera Outbreak Has Claimed 289 Lives 875 Infected In Somalia Since January (Goobjoog News)
  • Trump’s New Travel Order: Sudan Somalia And Libya Remain Banned (Bernama)
  • AMISOM Strengthens Capacity Of Somali Stakeholders In Conflict Negotiation And Mediation (AMISOM)
  • Famine Stalks Somalia Again (Al Jazeera English)
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March 7, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • ICRC Sounds Alarm Over High Rates Of Child Malnutrition In Somalia (Xinhua Online)
  • HirShabelle In Deadlock Over Cabinet Appointment (Shabelle News)
  • Security Forces In Bula Hawa Parade Two Suspected Al-Shabaab Members (Goobjoog News)
  • UN Relief Chief  Lands In Somalia Amid Drought (Shabelle News)
  • EU pledges More Support For New Somalia Government  (The East African)
  • Can Aid Come In TIme To Avert Famine In Somalia? (IRIN News)
March 7, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 6, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Embassy Official Says UAE Ambassador Has Not Been Recalled (Hiiraan Online)
  • President Gaas Speaks On Alleged Reshuffling Of His Administration (Hiiraan Online)
  • Galmudug Police Force Down Their Tools Over Unpaid Salaries (Dhacdo.com)
  • Puntland Seizes Illegal Fishing Vessel (Goobjoog News)
  • Drought Threatens To Drive Famine In Somalia As Hunger Kills More Than 100 (NPR News)
  • Special Forces May Soon Join The War Against Al-Shabaab (Daily Nation)
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March 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • President Farmaajo Pays Tribute To Fallen Journalists Pledges Freer Environment (Goobjoog News)
  • UAE Ambassador To Somalia Recalled To Abu Dhabi (Hiiraan Online)
  • UN Envoy Meets Somali Premier In Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • UAE Praised Of Continued Training For Somali Troops (Shabelle News)
  • 110 Die Of Hunger In Two Days In One Region Of Somalia (UPI)
  • Erdogan Calls To Help Drought-hit East Africa (Anadolu Agency)
  • US Military Sets Sights On Al-Shabaab In Somalia (Al Jazeera)
March 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines