• 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

21 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Second phase of UN-Sponsored consultative meeting opens in Garowe (Source: Shabelle Hiiraan Online Radio Mogadishu) Somali lawmakers say national conference “illegal” (Source: Radio Shabelle) Somalia: Speaker of Parliament arrives in Puntland (Source: Garowe Online) Somali MP vows to oppose Speaker’s chairing of parliament sessions (Source: Shabelle Radio Mogadishu) Sports Ministry to construct new stadiums in Mogadishu (Source: Radio […]

21 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

21 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Djiboutian troops join AMISOM (Source: AMISOM HQ) 68th anniversary of Somali police kicks off in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Turkey can play vital role in humanitarian affairs – UN official (Source: UN News Centre) Air strike hits rebel-held Somali village-residents (Source: Reuters) An overnight clash claims lives of several extremists (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Explosion in Dadaab two shot […]

21 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

20 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali president orders police to assure the security (Source: Shabelle) Somali Chief Commander: We will investigate the murder of local journalist (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Kenyan police arrest two Somalis in Dadaab northern Kenya (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Roadside bomb kills three in Somali capital(Source: Shabelle Radio Kulmiye Radio Mogadishu) Somali MPs planning to form committee to organize […]

20 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

20 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali President in Garowe for UN consultative session (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Somalia: UN and partners urge leaders to end stand-off over Speaker (Source: UN News Centre) Al Shabaab militants vow to attack Garowe conference (Source: Shabelle) U.S. considers combating Somali militants’ Twitter use (Source: New York Times) Int’l press body condemns murder of prominent journalist in Somalia (Source: […]

20 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

19 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali PM meets with US officials in Nairobi (Source: Radio Mogadishu Bar-Kulan and Shabelle) Somali government offers condolence to the family of the killed Journalist (Source: TFG) High-Level Conference on the Constitution 21 – 23 December 2011(Source: UNPOS) Somali President officiates inter-district football fete (Source: Radio Mogadishu Hiiraan Online) Joint Statement on the parliamentary crisis in […]

19 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

19 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: President Sharif meets Djibouti’s military chief in Mogadishu (Source; Radio Mogadishu) Big rush to cash in on Somalia protect Uganda save Sudan (East African News) Kenya’s march to find militants in Somalia fruitless so far (Source: Mail&Guardian) U.S. Somalis lose only means of sending cash home (Source: NPR News) Somalia Premier warns of economic problems ( Source: Shabelle) […]

19 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

16 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Mombasa training against Somali pirates for AMISOM Uganda troops (Source: Coastweek) al Shabaab warns Djibouti not to send troops to Somalia (Source: Radio Kulmiye) Heavy fighting erupts in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Shabelle Radio Kulmiye and Risaala) Somali Ambassador: We talked to Kenya over security situation in Dadaab refugee camp (Source: Radio Bar-kulan Radio Mogadishu) “Security situation of […]

16 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

16 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Cabinet Ministers’ meeting (Source: office of the prime minister) Former Somali parliament speaker rejects his ouster(Source: Mareeg Online/VOA News) UN-sponsored consultative meeting on Somalia postponed (Source: Shabelle Net) Somali rebels block ICRC food aid convoys(Source: Reuters) Civic society groups in Banadir welcome Djiboutian troops in Somalia (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Clan agrees to help al shabaab fight […]

16 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

15 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: UN-sponsored consultative meeting on Somalia postponed (Source: Radio Shabelle) Somali president welcomes Britain delegation (Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA SNTV Bar-kulan) Somali interim parliament speaker calls former speaker to respect the law (Source: Mareeg Online Shabelle) “al Shabaab is not ready for peace”: Mogadishu’s mayor (Source: Radio Mogadishu Somalia Report) Somalia’s al Shabaab says Europeans among its foreign […]

15 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

15 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali President Sharif Ahmed asks MPs to respect the law (Source: Mareeg) UN chief lobbies for bigger Amisom force (Source: Daily Nation) Djibouti reportedly appeals for assistance with deployment of troops to Somalia (Source: Shabeelle Media) TFG intensified its anti-terror operations in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Risaala) Somalia’s rare window of hope (Source: BBC News) Parliament meeting concludes in […]

15 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines