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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo and Foreign Ministers Ahmed Issa Awad at the IGAD summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire and other government officials attended a town hall meeting held in Norway by Somali Diaspora. Photo: @SomaliPM

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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire address guests during the launch of the Nordic Horn of Africa Opportunity Fund in Oslo. Photo: @gabowduale

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    Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire, UN General Secretary Antonio Guterres and Norwegian Foreign Affairs Minister Eriksen Søreide address the media on the sidelines of Oslo Forum. Photo: @NorwayInSomalia

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    Jubbaland President, Ahmed Mohamed Islam met with AMISOM officials in Kismayo today. Photo:@DalsanFM

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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo greeting the public after Eid prayers outside the main mosque in Mogadishu this morning. Photo: @DalsanFM

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    Chief of Defense forces Gen. Abdiweli Gorod travelled to Kismayo to assess ongoing offensive against Al-Shabaab in Jubaland region. Photo: Dhacdo

April 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

AMISOM apologizes for road accident 13 Apr – Source: AMISOM Force HQ – 208words The AMISOM Deputy Force Commander issued an apology today for an incident that happened near Kilometre 2 at approximately 5.30pm yesterday (4th April). An armoured vehicle that AMISOM uses routinely for carrying out its duties hit a civilian commuter vehicle. Five […]

April 13, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 13, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

The government congratulates Somali Armed Forces on 52nd anniversary 12 Apr – Source: TFG – 191 words Somali government officials have honored the 52nd anniversary on Thursday which marks the establishment of Somali Armed Forces whose foundation was laid on April 12, 1960. President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed and Prime Minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali sent out […]

April 13, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 12, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Stop speculations ahead of committee findings, Somali PM tells public 12 Apr – Source: Radio Bar-kulan – 177 words Prime Minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali has called on the public to stop speculations ahead of the highly awaited findings of the investigation into the recent blast in Somalia’s national theatre in Mogadishu where six people were […]

April 12, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somalia PM says fighters flee north 11 Apr – Source: AP/BBC – 641 words Militant leaders and foot soldiers from the militant group al Shabaab are fleeing to hideouts in a mountainous region of northeastern Somalia after facing increasing military pressure around Somalia’s capital, the prime minister said in an interview Wednesday. The northern flight […]

April 12, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 11, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Two crew members killed in rescue operation 11 Apr – Source: Gulf Times – 172 words Two Filipino crew members of a hijacked Iranian-owned cargo ship were killed in an Iranian rescue operation, the Philippines said yesterday. Twenty-one other crew members of the MV Eglantine, including eight Filipinos, were rescued unharmed in the operation by the […]

April 11, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 11, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Benadir Administration announce rehabilitation of Playgrounds, street lights in Mogadishu 10 Apr- Source: Radio Mogadishu, SONNA- 225 words The Benadir Regional Administration announced the rehabilitation of six Playgrounds and street lighting in Six districts of Benadir Region. The Mayor of Mogadishu Mr. Mohamoud Ahmed Nur ‘Tarsan’ unveiling the start of the project hailed it as […]

April 11, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 10, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Somali president, PM condemn Baidoa market blast 10 Apr – Source: Shabelle – 180 words Somali president Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed and his premier Abdiweli Mohammed Ali have both condemned the bombing at a vegetable market in Baidoa, the country’s third largest city, killing at least 12 people. “We are deeply concerned about what happened […]

April 10, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 10, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

First AMISOM troops deployed outside Mogadishu 05 Apr – Source: AMISOM Force HQ – 283 words Today, the first troops from the AMISOM Force in Mogadishu were deployed to Baidoa, in western Somalia. These are the first troops to be sent to a major urban centre outside the capital since the African Union Mission was […]

April 10, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 5, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Kenyan, Somali soldiers kill 40 al Shabaab militia 05 Apr – Source: Standard – 316 words Kenyan forces in Somalia killed more than 40 al Shabaab militants in Southern Somalia and destroyed nine enemy vehicles in attacks on Wednesday. Three Kenyan soldiers were slightly injured in the battles, according to Col Cyrus Oguna of Kenya Defence […]

April 5, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 5, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Top Somali Sports Officials Killed In Blast 04 Apr – Source: Mix96 News/Guardian/Daily Mail – 347 words The presidents of Somalia’s Olympic committee and football federation have reportedly been killed after a female suicide bomber blew herself up in a theatre. Olympics boss Aden Yabarow Wiish and football chief Said Mohammed Nur were among the dead, […]

April 5, 2012 | Morning Headlines.