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    President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo delivers a keynote speech on the importance of agriculture & agribusiness in Antalya, Turkey during the ongoing Africa- Turkey Summit. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo inspect a guard of honor accompanied by his Turkish counterpart President Tayyip Recep Erdogan. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo arrives in Ankara for his first official visit ahead of bilateral talks with his Turkish counterpart. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Somali PM, Hassan Ali Kheyre meets the German Ambassador to Somalia,Jutta Gisela Frasch.

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    President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo make his first local official visit to Baidoa to assess the security and drought situation in South West Regional Administration. Photo: @TheVillaSomalia

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    Somali Premier host weekly cabinet meeting at Villa Somalia to discuss the country's budget, security situation, how to curb corruption in government ministries among other things. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre accompanied by the Mogadishu Mayor Thabit Mohamed Abdi visited Mogadishu Liido Beach. Photo : Radio Muqdisho

April 7, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • New Mogadishu Air And Seaport Managers NISA Deputy Named (Jowhar.com)
  • Vegetable Prices Shoot Up In Mogadishu As Drought Ravages The Country (Goobjoog News)
  • Operations Against Al-Shabaab Underway In Lower Shabelle A Day After A Deadly Landmine Explosion(Hiiraan Online)
  • Al-Shabaab Commander Surrenders In Middle Shabelle Hours After President Farmajo’s Amnesty For Militants (Kismaayo24)
  • Displaced Pastoralists In Somalia Flee Drought (VOA)
  • Somali Journalist Kidnapped And Tortured Impunity Continues (Reporters Without Borders)
  • UN And EU Urge Vigilance As Somali Pirates Return (EuroAsia Review)
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April 7, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somalia Roadside Blast Kills At Least 19 bus passengers (Associated Press)
  • Pirates Reportedly Hijack Another Boat Off Somali Coast (Hiiraan Online)
  • Bosaso Port Deal To Be Struck Today In Abu Dhabi (Jowhar.com)
  • Somalia Leader Declares Country A War zone Replaces Chiefs (Associated )
  • Dubai’s P&O Ports Wins $336 mln Port Concession In Somalia’s Puntland (Reuters  Africa)
  • As Somali Bombings Spike An Unlikely Saviour Steps Forward (Gulf Times)
April 7, 2017 | Morning Headlines

April 6, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Sanbaloolshe Returns To Intelligence Mogadishu Mayor Axed In Security Shake-up (Goobjoog News)
  • Bodies of Somali Refugees Killed In Yemen Attack Yet To Be Buried As Families Seek Answers (Goobjoog News)
  • Turkey Condemns Bomb Attack In Somali Capital (Shabelle News)
  • Bomb Blast Near KM-4 Junction In Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • Galmudug Wraps Up Registration Of Candidates Vying For The Region’s Presidency (Jowhar.com)
  • Somali Prime Minister UAE Ambassador Discuss Relief Efforts In Dealing With Severe Drought Crisis (Emirates News Agency)
  • UPDF Soldiers Given Medals In Somalia(Daily Monitor)
  • President Trump Must Rethink Decision To Escalate U.S. Military Involvement In Somalia (Cleveland.com)
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April 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • UAE Naval Base Deal Threat To Somali And Horn Of Africa Stability- Parliament (Goobjoog News)
  • AMISOM Foils Al-Shabaab Attack In Jalalaqsi Town (Shabelle News)
  • Somali PM Meets With UN Envoy In Mogadishu (Shabelle News)
  • Hassan Aden Desperate To Stay Alive As Drought Continues To Bite (AMISOM)
  • Kenya Arrests 7 Suspected Human Traffickers In Refugee Camp (Associated Press)
  • Drought-stricken Somalia Headed Toward Humanitarian Disaster (The Toronto Star)
April 6, 2017 | Morning Headlines

April 5, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Car Bomb Rams Cafe In Somalia’s Capital Killing Seven: Officials (Reuters)
  • New Security Minister Tours Parts Of Mogadishu To Assess Security Situation (Jowhar.com)
  • 24 Hours Rains Quench Thirst Of Residents In Some Areas In Harardhere (Goobjoog News)
  • Parliament To Debate A Motion About UAE-Somaliland Military Base Deal (Jowhar.com )
  • Puntland To Enroll New SNA Recruits To Be Trained in Mogadishu (Jowhar.com )
  • Diarrhoea Outbreak Response Hampered By Administrative Dispute In Northern Somalia (Radio Ergo)
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  • Union Hails Uganda For Its Contribution In Stabilizing Somalia (AMISOM)
  • Multi-million Dollar Deal For Somaliland’s Historic Port Sparks Land Rush (Reuters)
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April 5, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Piracy Resurges (VOA)
  • Clan Clashes Claim Two Lives In Middle Shabelle (Goobjoog News)
  • Global Online Campaign Delivers 60 Tonnes Of Aid To Somalia As Plane Lands In Mogadishu (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali Military Officers Injured In Mogadishu Attack (Shabelle News)
  • Summit Scuttles Kenya’s Plan To Repatriate Refugees (The East African)
  • Seized Indian Vessel Moved To Undisclosed Location Over Ransom Demands: Pirate Leader (Reuters)
  • Income Tax Shoots Up As Finance Minister Ups Domestic Borrowing (Goobjoog News)
April 5, 2017 | Morning Headlines

April 4, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • SRSG Michael Keating Visits Hargeisa (Jowhar.com)
  • Gunmen Kill Trader In Wardhiigley District (Goobjoog News)
  • Journalist In Somaliland Set To Appear In Court For Supporting Somali President (Goobjoog News)
  • Speaker Jawari Cautions MPs Against Absenteeism (Hiiraan Online)
  • AMISOM And Federal Government Of Somalia To Open Main Supply Routes To Ease Access To Humanitarian Aid (AMISOM)
  • Refugees From Somalia Lose Refugee Status (Norway Today)
  • Testing The Waters: Somaliland Dives Into The International Arena (The Messenger)

April 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Pirates Strike Again Seizing Indian Vessel And Crew (New York Times )
  • New Information Minister Pledges Free Media Environment (Goobjoog News)
  • Gedo Governor Declares The Region Safe Calls For Diaspora Investment (Hiiraan Online)
  • Curfew Imposed On Leego (Goobjoog News)
  • Turkey Boosts Aid For Somalia’s Development (Daily Sabah)
  • Child Deaths Grip Starved Somalia (Caj News Africa)
  • Finance Minister To Increase Domestic Borrowing To Meet Budget Deficits (Goobjoog News)
April 4, 2017 | Morning Headlines

April 3, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Puntland VP Decries Inequitable Resource Distribution By Federal Government (Jowhar.com)
  • Puntland Minister Suspended Over Corruption Allegation (Garowe Online)
  • Garissa University Marks 2nd Year Since Deadly Al-Shabaab Attack (Goobjoog News)
  • Somalia Calls For Economic Investments To Beat Al-Shabaab (The New Arab)
  • Qatar Charity To Aid Famine-hit Somalia (New Arab)
  • WhatsApp Groups Address Food Crisis In Somalia (Borgen Project)
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April 3, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Finance Minister Vows To Fight Corruption (Goobjoog News)
  • Benadir Governor Praised As Development Conscious Leader (Shabelle News)
  • Turkish Deputy PM In Mogadishu To Assess Drought Situation (Goobjoog News)
  • Former Minister Of Ports Dies In Mogadishu After Illness (Garowe Online)
  • Countering Violent Extremism Conference Concludes In Dar Es Salaam (Hiiraan Online)
  • Abducted Somali Journalist Freed After Torture (Associated Press)
  • Somaliland Suspends Development Programs In Face Of Famine (VOA)
  • Diaspora Now Investing In Mogadishu As Security Improves (The East African)
April 3, 2017 | Morning Headlines