• 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

14 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: UN Chief: More Troops May Be Necessary for Somalia (Source: VOA) Al Shabaab confiscate livestock in central Shabelle (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Somaliland Minister of Justice opens Meeting of Children Rights (Source:Hadhwanaag Press) Somali parliament in distress after speaker dismissed (Source: Radio Kulmiye) (Source: KBC) Security Council urges comprehensive strategy to tackle Somalia’s crises (Source: UN News Center)   […]

14 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

14 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Somali parliament dismisses speaker of parliament Sharif Hassan(Source: Shabelle Radio Mogadishu Kulmiye Risaala) UN seeks $1.5b to fund aid projects in Somalia (Source: CBC News) Relief food distributed in Gedo(Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Intelligence officer injured in landmine blast at fete in northern Kenya( Source: KTN TV) Kenyan forces pledge further push into Somalia(Kenyan forces […]

14 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

13 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali President Jets back in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Mogadishu) President Kibaki calls Somalis to restore peace (Source: Radio Bar-Kulan) ASWJ boosts its “military” presence in Hiiraan region (Source: Radio Bar-Kulan ) Somalia: MPs summon Ministers on FGM motion (Source: Garowe Online ) US defense chief in Djibouti for counter-terrorism talks(Source: Tribune ) Turkey Shelters Nearly 10000 Somali […]

13 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

13 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: UN Secretary-General’s remarks to the press (Source: UNPOS) A send-off party for outgoing AU peacekeepers held in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Somali PM urges forces to tighten Mogadishu’s security(Source: Radio Mogadishu Shabelle) Somalia: Cabinet ministers held talks in Mogadishu(Source: Radio Mogadishu) ASWJ arrests ten of its militias for robbery and extortion( Source: Radio Bar-kulan ) […]

13 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

09 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: UN Secretly General pays a landmark visit to Somalia (Source: Radio Mogadishu Shabelle and Radio Bar-kulan) UN to relocate Somalia office to Mogadishu next year (Source: Radio Bar-kulan Risaala and Kulmiye) Security beefed up as Ban Ki Moon jets in(Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA Jowhar Online) Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with the President and Foreign […]

09 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

09 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Ban Ki-Moon welcomes Kenya’s role in Somalia ( Source: The Standard) This statement has been released by the Minister of Information H.E. Abdulqadir Hussein Mohamed (Jaahweyn) to the Residents of Mogadishu (Source: TFG) Somali premier hails the decision Kenya’s military to join AMISOM (Radio Bar-kulan) Somali and Sudanese issues top discussions between Ban and Kenyan leaders (Source: UN News […]

09 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

08 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Acting PM of Somalia heads meeting for maintaining peace of Mogadishu (Source: Office of the Prime Minister) Somali PM meets his Kenyan counterpart (Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA Somaliweyn SNTV) Heavy fighting flares up in Somali capital(Source: Shabelle Bar-kulan and Radio Mogadishu) Somali PM arrives back in Mogadishu(Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA) Somali govt participates in the […]

08 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

08 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Acting PM of Somalia received new ambassador of Italy to Somalia (Source: Office of the Prime Minister) Kenya military join Amisom (Source: The Standard) Fighting rages in Lower Jubba (Source: Somalia Report) Al Shabaab recruit students teachers in Kismayo to join their fighters (Source: RBK)   PRESS STATEMENT Acting PM of Somalia received new ambassador of Italy […]

08 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

07 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Kenyan MPs to debate KDF proposal to join AMISOM ( Source: Daily Nation) President Sharif jets back home (Source: Radio Mogadishu Bariga Afrika) Somali government says it will pre-empt bomb attacks (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Puntland clerics blame al Shabaab for killing one of their colleague in Bosaso( Source: Radio Bar-kulan) UN envoy calls for expanded help […]

07 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

07 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Car bomb explosion kills four in Somali capital Mungisha: we will put in place extra measures to prevent explosions Al Shabaab detain 20 people in parts of Middle Shabelle Analysts hope Eritrea sanctions will end Somali conflict Dozens killed in southern Somalia clash 40 al Shabaab killed in air strikes   SOMALI MEDIA […]

07 Dec 2011 – Morning headlines