• Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire chairing the National Economic Council meeting held in Mogadishu yesterday. Photo: @SomaliPM

  • Mogadishu Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman and his delegation are accorded a warm welcome in Dijbouti by Mayor Fatouma Awaleh Osman. Photo: @engyarisow

  • President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo is received by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Gonder, Ethiopia for tripartite meeting between the leaders of Somalia, Ethiopia and Eretria. Photo: @TheVilla Somalia

  • Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire, with the visiting Turkish Minister of Defence Hulusi Akar, who was in the country to discuss on ways to strengthen cooperation between the two nations. Photo: @SomaliPM

  • Jubaland President Ahmed Mohamed Islan, chairs the inaugural Federal Member States security council meeting attended by regional security ministers in Kismayo today. Photo: @ChismaioCity

  • President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo receives credentials from the new Ambassador of Finland to the Federal Republic of Somalia, Eric Lundberg. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

  • Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire chairs the annual national plan for the government agenda with all Cabinet ministers, the state ministers and their assistants. Photo: @SomaliPM

October 30, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Crucial Meeting To Discuss AMISOM’s 2018–2021 Concept Of Operations Opens In Nairobi (AMISOM)
  • Chief Minister Of Galmudug Welcomes President Farmaajo’s Invitation For Meeting To Resolve Political Tension (Jowhar.com)
  • Southwest President Fires Presidential Guard Unit (Horseed Media)
  • U.S. Escalates Number Of Airstrikes In Somalia Dozens Of Terror Militants Killed In October (Strategic Intelligence)
  • In Kismayo On First Regional Visit UN Envoy Encourages Somalis To Solve Problems Together (UNSOM)

October 30, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Cabinet Approves $340m Budget For 2019 (Halbeeg News)
  • Governance: Somalia Ranks Last In Africa But Records Progress-Report (Goobjoog News)
  • First Dairy Plant In Mogadishu Introduces Somalis To Packaged Milk (Radio Ergo)
  • Somaliland Challenges Djibouti’s Oil Conduit Plans (Africa News Agency)
  • Police Hunt For Killers Of Somali Reporter (The East African)
  • Maternal Mortality In Somalia: What ARC Is Doing To Combat This Crisis? (Reliefweb)
October 30, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 29, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • Statement From President Farmaajo Wasn’t Communicated To Us Officially Reacts CIC Spokesman (Jowhar.com)
  • Puntland’s Army Chief To Run In Next Year’s Presidential Election (Hiiraan Online)Federal Parliamentarians Accuse President Farmaajo Of Meddling In The Southwest State Election (Radio Dalsan )
  • Somali Medical Pioneer Continues Battle To Stop FGM (Voice of America)
  • Kenyan Somalis Are Pawns In Al-Shabaab’s Reign Of Terror (The Start)

October 29, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • UN AU Step In As Political Tensions Escalate In Somalia (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali President Holds Phone Talks With Kenyan Counterpart (Shabelle News)
  • President Farmajo Repeats His Call For Dialogue With State Leaders (Halbeeg News)
  • OIC Contact Group on Somalia Affirms Support for Lasting Peace (Saudi Press Agency)
  • Qatar Somalia Review Bilateral Ties (The Peninsula)
  • Patients In Wheelbarrows Inspired Him To Start A Free Ambulance Service (NPR)
October 29, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 26, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • Plane Airlifts 22 People Injured In Sool Clashes To Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)
  • Government To Fast-track Formation Of Judiciary Commissions (Jowhar News)
  • Somali Foreign Minister Meets Qatari Ambassador In Mogadishu (Halbeeg News)
  • Somalia’s High Tech Summit (Deutsche Welle)
  • Somaliland Seeks Ties With Kenya In Education Agricultural Sectors (Daily Nation)
  • Between A Rock And A Hard Place In The Somali Region (Hiiraan Online)

October 26, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • People Return To Rebuild Lives In Marka Lower Shabelle After Peace Deal Ends Clashes (Radio Ergo)
  • Somali Government Cancels Licences Of Somali Flagged Ships And Boats (Halbeeg News)
  • Local NGO Embarks On Rehabilitation Of Shabelle River Banks Ahead Of Expected Floods (Radio Ergo)
  • African Union Force Says Key Al-Shabaab Commander Killed (Washington Post)
  • Yes Mobile Money Has Taken Root In Somalia But Not Without Some Risk (East African)
October 26, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 25, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • Regional Leaders Form New Political Party And Joint Army (Hiiraan Online)
  • No Operations Beyond Midnight Mogadishu Mayor Orders Restaurants In Lido Beach (Goobjoog News)
  • Finance Ministry Directs Regional States To Submit Proposals For Funds From Federal Government (Halbeeg News)
  • Kenyans Look For Best Way To Fight Al-Shabaab (Voice of America)
  • AMISOM Holds Training Workshop On Peace And Unity For Somali Leaders From The Lower Shabelle Region (AMISOM)
  • Northeastern Counties Grapple With Al-Shabaab Attacks (The Citizen)

October 25, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Southwest Forces Kill Al-Shabaab Commander In Bakol Region (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Security Forces Arrest Al-Shabaab IED Expert (Hiiraan Online)
  • Federal Parliament Leaders Call For End To Sool Fighting (Goobjoog News)
  • RA International Awarded Contract In Somalia With Aecom Subsidiary (Web Financial Group)
  • Scores Of Police Reservists Deployed To Kenya-Somalia Border As Exams Start (Daily Nation)
  • Somalia Summit Talks Tech And Apps Not Guns And Bombs (Daily Mail)
October 25, 2018 | Morning Headlines

October 24, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • PM Khaire Calls For Reforms And Accountability In SNA (Goobjoog News)
  • A Plane Carrying Medical Supplies Barred From Landing In Las Anod (Radio Dalsan)
  • The Death Toll From Inter-Clan Fighting In Northern Somalia Rises To 50 (Shabelle Media Network)
  • Make Somalis In Northeastern Pay For Non-locals Killed By Al-Shabaab — Leaders (The Star)
  • Clean-up Begins As Somalia’s Stadium Mogadishu Sees Army Exit And Footballers Enter (Inside World Football)
  • Somalia’s Zero-sum Politics Will See No Winners (ISS Today)

October 24, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Leaders Call For Cease-fire After Clan Clashes Claim Over 40 (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Military Court  Sentences Soldier To 5 Year  Jail Term After Shooting His Commander (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia Forces Recapture Three Villages From Al-Shabaab (Halbeeg News)
  • Officials: Deputy Chief of IS-Linked Group in Somalia Killed (Voice of America)
  • Somalia ICT Event A Pointer To An Economic Revival (The Exchange)
  • Political representation In Puntland: Tough Journey For Women 20 Years Since State Formation (Radio Ergo)
October 24, 2018 | Morning Headlines