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    Deputy PM Hakan Çavuşoğlu meet with Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo at Villa Somalia. Photo: @TC_Mogadishu

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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khayre address participate at an event organized to celebrate International Mother Language day in Mogadishu.Photo: @SomaliPM

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    Members of the Somali maritime police participate in a visit, board, search and seizure drill (VBSS) during exercise in the Port of Djibouti. PHOTO: @US2SOMALIA

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    The Mayor of Mogadishu, Abdirahman O Osman (Yarisow) holds talks with Chiefs of Benadir Court & Appeals Court. Photo: @engyarisow

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    11 Somali migrants who were repatriated to Mogadishu from Libya arrive at Aden Cade International Airport. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Mogadishu Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng.Yarisow) launched a tournament for Hodan district schools. Photo: @engyarisow

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    An AMISOM Police officer facilitates training on Security and Criminal Intelligence for police officers of the South West Regional State of Somalia in Baidoa. Photo: AMISOM

January 17, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Mahiga inspects UN designate offices in Mogadishu 17 Jan – Source: Radio Mogadishu, Bar-kulan – 136 words A UN delegation headed by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Somalia, Ambassador Augustine Mahiga on Tuesday arrived in Mogadishu to inspect the UN designate offices in Somalia. Mahiga is expected to hold talks with the Somali […]

January 17, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 17, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Jets kill ‘at least’ 9 in Somalia 17 Jan – Source: AP – 150 words A witness says at least nine people were killed after jets bombed a militant camp in southern Somalia. Witness Noh Haji said Tuesday the jets pounded bunkers and burned tents belonging to Somalia’s al Qaida-linked al Shabaab militia. He says […]

January 17, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 16, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

UN cleared Eritrea over ‘arming’ al Shabaab 16 Jan – Source: Capital FM, Africa Review – 518 words Eritrea has been cleared of allegations that it was arming al Shabaab militants in Somalia late last year. A preliminary report by the Somalia and Eritrea Monitoring Group (SEMG) to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) concludes […]

January 16, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 16, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Kenyan air strikes kill 5 children 15 Jan – Source: Garowe Online, BBC Somali Service – 176 words At least 7 people, including 5 children, have died after air strikes in the town of Jilib in southern Somalia, Garowe reports. Mohamud Dahir who is the nephew of Abdullahi Mualim, a former government official, who spoke […]

January 16, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 15, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Mass grave containing skeletons and old rotting human flesh found inside Baladweyene Police Station 14 Jan – Source: TFG – 359 words The new police authority of the TFG, in the newly liberated regional capital of Baladweyne found a large number of skeletons and old rotting human flesh inside the city’s police station, which was […]

January 15, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

UN approves Kenya bid to join Somalia peacekeeping forces  13 Jan – Source: African Review – 335 Words The United Nations Security Council has given a cautious but favourable response to a joint request by Kenya and the African Union for incorporation of the east African country’s troops into the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). […]

January 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Spokesman admits he lied: “We are sorry” – KDF 13 Jan – Source: The Star – 500 words The military yesterday issued a public apology for duping Kenyans that a picture showing a man being executed in Somalia was that of a Kenyan al Shabaab recruit being stoned to death after a disagreement. The photos, […]

January 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 12, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Three Kenyan policemen shot dead near Somali border 12 Jan – Source: AP – France 24 News – 462 words Gunmen killed three Kenyan police and wounded two others in the latest of a string of attacks in the northeastern border region with war-torn Somalia, police said Thursday. “The attack occurred at a camp in […]

January 12, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 11, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Al Shabaab executes an alleged spy in Kismayo 11 Jan – Source: Radio Mogadishu – 152 words Al Shabaab extremists in the Southern port town of Kismayo have on Tuesday publicly executed one of its members for allegedly spying for the Kenyan troops who are battling the group. Reports say rebel fighters executed a Kenyan national […]

January 11, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 11, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Grenade attack at UN’s Mogadishu base 11 Jan – Source: AP / News24 – 733 words Unidentified men attacked the main United Nations compound in the Somali capital Mogadishu, hurling two hand grenades that exploded near the wall, UN officials and witnesses said on Wednesday. According to witnesses, two grenades struck by the roadside next […]

January 11, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.