• Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire chairing the National Economic Council meeting held in Mogadishu yesterday. Photo: @SomaliPM

  • Mogadishu Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman and his delegation are accorded a warm welcome in Dijbouti by Mayor Fatouma Awaleh Osman. Photo: @engyarisow

  • President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo is received by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Gonder, Ethiopia for tripartite meeting between the leaders of Somalia, Ethiopia and Eretria. Photo: @TheVilla Somalia

  • Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire, with the visiting Turkish Minister of Defence Hulusi Akar, who was in the country to discuss on ways to strengthen cooperation between the two nations. Photo: @SomaliPM

  • Jubaland President Ahmed Mohamed Islan, chairs the inaugural Federal Member States security council meeting attended by regional security ministers in Kismayo today. Photo: @ChismaioCity

  • President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo receives credentials from the new Ambassador of Finland to the Federal Republic of Somalia, Eric Lundberg. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

08 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Speech by the Minster of State for Somalia at the meeting on International Humanitarian Law TFG delivers donations to IDPs Former Hizbul-Islam leader appeals for assistance to aid drought victims Ahmed Godane affirms the waning of al Shabaab’s strength Ugandan Police issue fresh terror alert Somalia’s refugee situation expected to worsen this year: […]

08 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

08 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Government soldier opens fire at civilian bus kills two passengers in Mogadishu OIC appeals for urgent relief assistance for Somalia Shabelle launches drought relief effort Kenya teen arrested over al Shabaab link Rebel leader says al Shabaab loosing ground in Somalia Somali detainee linked to Qaeda cleric: US   SOMALI MEDIA Government soldier […]

08 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

07 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: President Sharif orders immediate assistance for IDPs Humanitarian community welcomes resumption of operations in southern Somalia Govt: New plans to get rid of al Shabaab are underway TFG warns aid agencies to heed words of al Shabaab Media join food campaign to save starving Somalia AMISOM seeks solutions to protect human rights in […]

07 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

07 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Clinton ready to test al Shabaab’s promise allowing aid to Somalia Somalia: About-face on aid Kids die of hunger as drought-displaced people flood into Mogadishu Somali elders welcome al Shabaab’s lifting of ban on aid agencies Islamic Relief appeal for Africa funds European Commission sending more than seven million dollars to refugee camp […]

07 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

06 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: Al Shabaab lifts ban on aid agencies Al Shabaab blocks drought-dislpaced people from travelling to Mogadishu Somali Congolese refugees clash in Navikale camp More than 1000 Somali refugees continue to cross daily into Kenya Come back home President Shariff tells Somalis in Diaspora Al Shabaab fire on football players killing one young boy […]

06 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

06 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: UNHCR in Somalia ‘human tragedy’ warning Mogadishu overflows with drought-displaced people Ex-Somalia Speaker on drought; blames al Shabaab for blocking aid delivery High alert on terror as Eritrea is warned Somaliland security arrests editor of Jamhuriya newspaper Banadir region administration dismisses allegations of corruption EU extends Somalia’s training mission   SOMALI MEDIA Ex-Somalia […]

06 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

05 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: President Sharif calls on aid agencies to relocate to Mogadishu IGAD meeting ends with key outcome for Somalia Senior al Shabaab leader surrenders to TFG soldiers in Dhoobley Mogadishu mayor: “We did more in ensuring the security of the capital” Rwanda to host conference on peacekeeping in Somalia Diaspora can bring peace in […]

05 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

05 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Aid group appeals for drought Aid to Somalia Efforts to halt clannish fighting continue in Mudug Galmudug president accuses al Shabaab of fueling fighting in Dhegtur MP accuses al Shabaab of conscripting elders to fight against government IGAD hails Museveni over Somalia Kenya’s President wants quick action to ensure regional stability Somalia’s agricultural […]

05 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

04 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines: President Sharif calls for immediate ceasefire in central Somalia President Sharif attends regional summit in Ethiopia PM names national committee for drought We will liberate entire Somalia says President Sharif Sheikh Somali govt urges IDPs to return their homes in parts of Mogadishu AU honours peacekeepers in Somalia Al Shabaab charged with stoking […]

04 Jul 2011 – Daily Monitoring Report

04 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines

Key Headlines: Prime Minster visits frontlines in Mogadishu Puntland leader demands key ministerial posts in Somali cabinet Prime Minster Ali promises to name an efficient right-sized cabinet Puntland sentences a journalist to imprisonment Al Shabaab order young people in southern Somalia to join “holy war” Reform or forget funding EU warns Somalia government NGO warns […]

04 Jul 2011 – Morning headlines