• President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo addressing soccer fans last night at Konis Stadium in Mogadishu. Photo : @TheVillaSomalia

  • Former Member of Parliament Dr. Khadija Osoble Ali, discussing gender inclusion in Somali politics, at a session hosted by Heritage Institute in Mogadishu. Photo : @HIPS INSTITUTE

  • Somali Finance Minister, Abdirahman Duale Beileh met with Local and International non-governmental organizations to discuss on how they can help in lobbying for Somalia’s debt cancellation process in Nairobi. Photo : MohammedYarrow

  • Mogadishu Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman and other Federal Ministers attended a dinner event for “is-xilqan” (self-reliance) initiative, in Mogadishu last night. Photo : Photo: @engyarisow

  • Deputy Prime Minister Mahdi Mohamed Guled meets with Turkish Ambassador Olgan Bekar and other diplomats in the Turkish Embassy, Mogadishu. Photo : @DeputySomaliP

  • IMAGE OF THE DAY Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali "Gaas" welcomes Somali Upper House senators, who have been dispatched from Mogadishu to mediate between the Federal Government and Federal Members States across the nation. Photo : @AqalkaSare

  • Image of the day" width="240" />Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire meeting with Mayor of Mogadishu Abdirahman Omar Osman and officials at the Mayor’s office. Photo: @engyarisow

April 25, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

AU troops deny reports of refusing to treat wounded Somali counterparts 25 Apr – Source: Jowhar Online – 287 words The Spokesman for AMISOM [African Union Mission in Somalia] troops, Lt. Colonel Paddy Ankunda, has denied reports that they have refused to offer treatment to wounded Transitional Federal Government of Somalia [TFG] soldiers at their […]

April 25, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 25, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

New AMISOM commander arrives in Mogadishu 24 Apr- Source: Radio Kulmiye- 158 words The spokesman of the African Union peacekeepers of AMISOM captain Paddy Ankunda says the arrival of the newly appointed commander Mr. Andrew Gutti is related to an initial orientation with the Somali government’s leadership. Andrew Gutti Is is related to start orientation […]

April 25, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 24, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Somali president speaks out against parliament infighting, draft constitution 24 Apr – Source: Hiiraan Online/Shabelle/ Bar-kulan – 165 words Somali president Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, spoken out against the ongoing dispute within the country’s parliament, the firs statement since the MPs split into two opposing sides at the end of last year. “The current political dispute […]

April 24, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 24, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Uganda deploys additional 1,700 troops in volatile Somalia 23 Apr – Source: Xinhua – 200 words Uganda has deployed an additional 1,700 troops in volatile Somalia, bringing the total number of Ugandan peacekeepers in the Horn of African country to 8,000, a military spokesman said here on Monday. Col. Felix Kulayigye, spokesman of the Uganda […]

April 24, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 23, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Somali Armed Forces marks its 52nd anniversary 23 Apr- Source: Bar-Kulan/Radio Mogadishu/SNTV- 202 words President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed and his Prime Minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali today passed on their good wishes to the Somali Armed Forces as the force marks its 52nd anniversary. Speaking at a colourful ceremony held in Mogadishu’s Lido beach to celebrate this […]

April 23, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 23, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

AU peacekeepers donated medical equipment to Benadir Hospital of Mogadishu 21 Apr- Source: Radio Kulmiye, Somalia Report- 47 words The African Union peacekeepers in Somalia known as AMISOM have donated medical equipment for Banadir Hospital in Mogadishu on Saturday. The Head of Banadir Hospital Dr. Abdirisak Hassan Ali thanked the AU peacekeepers for their humanitarian […]

April 23, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 20, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

AU troops in Somalia report gains against rebels 20 Apr- Source: AFP- 273 words African Union troops in Somalia said Friday they took control of al Qaeda allied al Shabaab insurgent bases on the outskirts of Mogadishu, the latest loss for the extremist fighters. Burundian troops with the AU force seized areas of the capital’s Banadir […]

April 20, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 20, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Somalia sets $500 bounty on al Qaeda-linked rebels 19 Apr – Source: Reuters – 161 words Somalia has set a $500 award for anyone who captures or kills a militant from the al Qaeda-linked militant group of al Shabaab which has been attacking government and African Union peacekeepers in the capital Mogadishu. “Now, consider that […]

April 20, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

April 19, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Al Shabaab militants behead Somali district commissioner 19 Apr – Source: Africa Review – 189 words The beheaded body of a regional Somali administrator was Wednesday recovered in a gruesome attack blamed on militant group al Shabaab. According to government sources, an unknown number of armed men Tuesday night entered the house of Yahie Hussein […]

April 19, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

April 19, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Blast at TFG military base in Mogadishu wounds 3 people 18 Apr – Source: Shabelle/Bar-kulan/Hiiraan Online – 128 words An explosion at Somali government military bases in the chaotic Mogadishu on Wednesday injured at least three people, mostly innocent civilians, security officials said. Sabriye Abdulla Aden, a TFG military officer said a man carrying explosive […]

April 19, 2012 | Morning Headlines.