• Foreign Affairs Minister Ahmed Isse Awad meet with Chinese Ambassador to Somalia Qin Jian today in Mogadishu. Photo: @MofaSomalia

  • Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire welcomed a delegation led by Eritrean Foreign Minister Osman Saleh today in Mogadishu. Photo: @SomaliPM 

  • Mogadishu citizens participating in a clean-up campaign organized by Banadir regional administration. Photo: @engyarisow

  • Mayor of Mogadishu, Abdirahman Osman Omar met with the Aamin Ambulance team to discuss Mogadishu emergency delivery service on Wednesday. Photo: @AaminAmbulance

  • Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire met with the President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir in Khartoum, Sudan during his visit. Photo: @SomaliOpm

  • The newly appointed ministers taking the oath of office on Monday in Mogadishu, Somalia. Photo: @Halbeeg News

  • Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire with regional leaders in Sudan, Khartoum, attending the signing of South Sudan peace agreement. Photo: @DalsanFM

July 31, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • UN Delays Drawdown Of Somalia Peacekeeping Force (Daily Nation)
  • President Farmajo Due To Visit Afgoye Lower Shabelle (Halbeeg News)
  • National Chamber Of Commerce Secretary Arrested At Mogadishu Airport (Dhacdo.com)
  • Committee Of Experts On The Rights And Welfare Of The Child (ACERWC) Visits Somalia (AMISOM)
  • Somalia’s Deaf Footballers Create Their Own League (BBC News)
  • Former Refugee Returns To War-torn Somalia To Serve As MP (The Star)

July 31, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • AMISOM Augments Plans To Enhance Its Forward Operating Bases (AMISOM)
  • SNA Seizes Assorted Weapons From Al-Shabaab In Gedo Region (Halbeeg News)
  • Parliamentary Security Committee Meets Security Minister And NISA Boss (Jowhar News)
  • Somalia Eritrea To Establish Diplomatic Ties Open Embassies (Reuters)
  • Mandera Residents Want KDF Redeployed Along Kenya-Somalia Border (KBC News)
  • Somalia Eritrea Reconcile As Change Sweeps Horn Of Africa (The New Arab)
July 31, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 30, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Jubbaland State Claims Victory In Battle With Al-Shabaab (Shabelle Media)
  • Convicted Rapists To Face 25 Years Of Jail As Somaliland House Representatives Approved Rape Bill (Halbeeg News)
  • Mahdi Guled “We Are Bringing A New Political Party Led By The President” (Goobjoog News)
  • Uganda Peacekeepers Arrive In Somalia (New Vision)
  • KSRelief Launches Relief Project For Somali Refugees (Arab News)
  • Surviving Al-Shabab: The Boy Who Escaped The World’s Most Ruthless Terror Group (Yahoo News)

July 30, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Eritrea Extends Hand Of Friendship To Old Foe Somalia (Morning Star)
  • Somali President Regrets Extradition Of Qalbi-Dhagah (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Prime Minister Arrives In Garowe Puntland Capital (Shabelle Media)
  • One Person Dies In Mogadishu Bomb Blast (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somali Women Seek Enhanced Role In Peace Reconciliation Efforts (Xinhua)
  • Somali Songs Reveal Why Musical Crate Digging Is A Form Of Cultural Archaeology (The Conversation)
July 30, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 27, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • SNA Kills Several Al-Shabaab Fighters In Southern Somalia (Halbeeg News)
  • PM Khaire Receives Educational Experts Who Attended Recent Education Conference In Mogadishu (Jowhar News)
  • A Former Lawmaker Shot Dead In Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)
  • Outgoing Ugandan Troops Receive Service Medals (AMISOM)
  • Somaliland Eyes Key Red Sea Trade Role With Berbera Port (Daily Mail)

July 27, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Military Court Sentences ISIS Linked Man Life Imprisonment (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali TV Cameraman Killed In Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)
  • Military Officer Arrested For Impersonating Somalia Army Chief Gen.Gorood (Radio Dalsan)
  • Kenyan Police Officer Killed 2 Injured In Al-Shabab Attack (Xinhua)
  • Broken Promises Force Al-Shabaab Recruits To Return Home (The Star)
  • Horn Of Africa: Impact Of Early Warning Early Action – Protecting Pastoralist Livelihoods Ahead Of Drought (Reliefweb)
July 27, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 26, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somali PM Sacks Education Minister (Halbeeg News)
  • Top Ministry Of Humanitarian Affairs Official Arrested Over Corruption (Goobjoog News)
  • There Are Government Officials Who Relay Information To Al-Shabaab Says Salad Ali Jeelle (Jowhar News)
  • Somalia Brings First Prosecution For Female Genital Mutilation (Japan Times)
  • Somalia: Roadside Blast Kills 6 Soldiers (APA)
  • Security Sector Reform In Somalia Aims For Lasting Peace (News Deeply)

July 26, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • SNA Seizes Cache Of Weapons Bound For Al-Shabaab In Bardhere Town (Halbeeg News)
  • Six Soldiers Killed In Somalia Explosion (Mareeg News)
  • Somali Troops Carry Out Massive Security Operation In Mogadishu (Shabelle Media)
  • Norfund’s $10m To Support Somali Small Businesses (The East African)
  • Tea That Breaks Your Head (Deutsche Welle)
  • As Fear And Paranoia Fill Their Minneapolis Community Two Somali Teens Turn To Basketball (The Washington Post)
July 26, 2018 | Morning Headlines

July 25, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Al-Shabaab Withdraws From Jamame Town As SNA Plans Major Onslaught Official (Halbeeg News)
  • President Farmaajo Establishes A National Economic Forum (Jowhar News)
  • Somalia Revives Quality Control Agency After Over 28 Year Hiatus (Halbeeg News)
  • A New Way To Educate In Somali Schools Starts In August (AMISOM)
  • The Importance of Public Spaces In Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)

July 25, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Military Takes Full Charge Of Mogadishu Security After Attacks (Garowe Online)
  • International High-Level Conference Of Education Opens Today In Mogadishu (Goobjoog News)
  • Sacked Puntland Official Escapes With Government Vehicle Weapons (Hiiraan Online)
  • Shabaab Again Assaults Base Where US Soldier Died (Long War Journal)
  • No Girl Should Be Dying For Virginity – As A FGM Survivor I Understand The Brutality Too Well (Metro UK)
July 25, 2018 | Morning Headlines