• 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

January 8, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

Minn. hawala to re-open with small money transfers 07 Jan – Source: AP – 127 words A money transfer business that sends remittances from Minnesota to Somalia is re-opening to allow transfers in small dollar amounts. Garad Nor is head of Tawakal Money Express. He says he’ll allow transfers in amounts up to $500 — […]

January 8, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 6, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Somali PM arrives in Beledweyne town 06 Jan – Source: Radio Bar-kulan, Shabelle, Radio Mogadishu – 139 words Somalia’s Prime Minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali on Friday morning visited Beledweyne days after joint forces wrested the town from al Shabaab. A plane carrying the premier and other top government officials landed at Ugas Khalif Airport in […]

January 6, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 5, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

PRESS RELEASE National Security Committee met about the parliamentary crises 05 Jan – Source: TFG – 292 words An ordinary meeting was held yesterday by the National Security Committee. The agenda of the meeting was about the Security situation of the country and the current political crisis in the Parliament. The meeting which was chaired […]

January 5, 2012 | Morning Headlines.

January 5, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

TFG leadership opposes parliamentary result for new speaker 05 Jan – Source: Radio Kulmiye, Radio Mogadishu, Somalia Report –  92 words Somali government leadership rejected the result of yesterday’s parliamentary election for a new speaker. The Somali National Security Council (NSC) members, including Somali President Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, Parliament Speaker Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden […]

January 5, 2012 | Daily Monitoring Report.

January 4, 2012 Morning Headlines.

Somali Parliamentarians elect new speaker 04 Jan- Source: Radio Shabelle, Radio RBC, Radio Kulmiye-  146 words The Transitional Federal parliament of Somalia on Wednesday appointed Madowe Nunow Mohamed as the country’s new speaker, ending the long-running dispute and deadlock among the MPs over the controversial vote to oust the Ex-speaker Sharif Hassan Sheik Aden. Nearly […]

January 4, 2012 Morning Headlines.

04 Jan 2012 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines PM says new parliament will be formed soon (Source: Raxanreeb) Fighting breaks out in Gedo region (Source: Somalia Report) TFG soldier kills three civilians in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Kulmiye) Eight militants killed in southwestern Somalia airstrike (Source: Somalia Report) Kenyan forces detain around 100 people in Madera town (Source: Radio Shabelle) Al Shabaab “conscripting child soldiers” […]

04 Jan 2012 – Daily Monitoring Report

04 Jun 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: TFG delegation will be sent to Beledweyne (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Al Shabaab in full retreat on all fronts North and South (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Pirates abduct Galmudug’s Education Minister (Source: Radio Bar-kulan) Somali rebel group withdraws from Bulu-burte district (Source: Mareeg Online) Al Shabaab display elderly recruits in Daynile (Source: Radio Bar-kulan)   SOMALI MEDIA TFG delegation will […]

04 Jun 2011 – Morning headlines

03 Jan 2012 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somalia President meets with MPs over parliament infighting (Source: Radio Shabelle) Al Shabaab leaders flee parts of Bakol region (Source: Radio Bar-Kulan) One killed three wounded in battle in Somalia capital (Source: Radio Shabelle Radio Risaala) Somali FA successfully concludes district football tournament in Mogadishu (Source: RBC) Kenyan security forces arrest Somali refugees at IFO camp (Source: Radio […]

03 Jan 2012 – Daily Monitoring Report

03 Jan 2012 – Morning Headlines

Key Headlines: President calls for an end to arms embargo on Somalia (Source: Radio Mogadishu) Somali Islamist fighters bolster positions around key town (Source: AFP) TFG forces capture Beledweyne Central Somalia (Source: Somalia Report Radio Mogadishu Shabelle Kulmiye) New Ethiopian forces pour into central Somalia cities (Source: Radio RBC) Somali Armed Forces: 2012 the year of total liberation of […]

03 Jan 2012 – Morning Headlines

30 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Somali Prime Minister visits East Africa University in Bosaso Bari Region (Source: PM Office) Interior Minister: Somali government saddened by the killings of MSF staff (Source: Radio Mogadishu) MSF Deputy logistic officer kills two colleagues in Mogadishu (Source: Radio Mogadishu SONNA) The beheaded bodies of two men found in Afmadow (Source: Radio Shabelle) Security chief of Kenyan […]

30 Dec 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report