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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

March 31, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somali Cabinet First Meeting Discusses Drought And Security (Hiiraan Online)
  • Hirshabelle Claims Parts Of Mogadishu As Its Territory  (Radio Dalsan)
  • Puntland Ministers Held Cabinet Meeting Endorse Deal With Chinese Company (Garowe Online)
  • Suspected Al-Shabaab Hijack A Vehicle In Mandera (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali School Paves Way For Students To Get Into Harvard MIT (CBC Radio)
  • Minorities In Somalia Urge Government To Implement Laws Barring Social Discrimination (AMISOM)
  • Somalia And Kenya Must Grow Their Promising Partnership (Daily Nation)
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March 31, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Two Wounded As Mortars Land Near Villa Somalia In Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • Embrace Dialogue To End Perennial Conflicts Somali President Tells The Arab World (Goobjoog News)
  • Trump Expands War Authorities To Target Militants In Somalia (Foreign Policy)
  • Kenya Arrests Suspected Islamic State Militant Who Trafficked Recruits (Reuters)
  • As Famine Looms Malnutrition And Disease Rise Sharply Among Somali Children – UNICEF (UN News Centre)
  • A Solution To Somali Piracy Is In Sight Local Communities Hold The Key (The Conversation)
March 31, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 30, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Newly Endorsed Cabinet To Have First Meeting To Discuss Two Key Issues (jowhar.com)
  • Farmajo Tells Arab League Leaders Terrorism Is Somalia’s Biggest Threat  (Hiiraan Online)
  • President Farmaajo Meets With King Of Jordan (Garowe Online)
  • National-level Project To Improve Vocational Skills Launched In Kismayo  (Hiiraan Online)
  • Kenya Says Direct Flights From Somalia To Boost Ties (Xinhua)
  • Somalia’s Drought Threatens Half The Population (UN Dispatch)
  • Somalia’s Stabilisation Is On Course In Spite Of Monumental Challenges (The Eastafrican)

March 30, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Dahabshiil Lobbies Muslims To Help Starving Somalis (Daily Nation)
  • Kenya Holds Ceremony To Welcome First Direct Flight From Mogadishu In 10 Years (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia’s Drought Once Again Has Thousands On The Move  (Associated Press)
  • Nalo Musdhaf Remains Hopeful In The Face Of Severe Drought (UNSOM)
  • Even Camels Dying In Somali Drought (VOA)
  • Somalia Welcomes Turkish Aid As Famine Takes Hold (Anadolu Agency)
  • Somaliland: ‘I Convinced My Sister Not To Do Type III FGM On Her Daughter’ (The Guardian)
March 30, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 29, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Mogadishu-Nairobi Direct Flights Resume (The Eastafrican)
  • Somalia’s Federal Parliament Approves New Cabinet (Garowe Online)
  • A Military Officer Killed In Mogadishu (Goobjoog News)
  • Somali PM Visits IDP Camps Outside Mogadishu (Shabelle News)
  • Somalia Holds High-Level Conference On Social Inclusion (AMISOM)
  • Somalia Faces Major Cholera Outbreak (Al Jazeera)
  • Toronto TV Host Finds Resilience In Drought-Stricken Remote Areas Of Somalia (CBC News)
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March 29, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somaliland Sets A Date For Presidential Poll (Goobjoog News)
  • Four Southwest Soldiers killed In Al-Shabaab Attack (Shabelle News)
  • Djibouti Shipping Lines Set To Launch Djibouti- Somaliland Container Shuttle Service  (Goobjoog News)
  • Famine In Somalia: Twice In Six Years? (IRIN)
  • Somalis Return To Kenya To Escape Drought At Home (Al Jazeera)
  • Stability Is Key To Somalia’s Public Finance Management Progress (Public Finance International)
March 29, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 28, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somalia’s President Farmaajo Jets Off To Jordan For Arab League Summit (Garowe Online)
  • Explosion In Mogadishu Kills Three Suspected Militants (Jowhar.com)
  • President Farmaajo Urges Citizens To Work With Security Forces In The Fight Against Al-Shabaab (Goobjoog News)
  • Somaliland Hospital Cares For Malnourished From Drought (VOA)
  • Finland Allocates $20 Million To Famine-hit African Countries (Africa News)
  • For One Somalia-Born UK Citizen Brexit Is a “Point of No Return” (Global Voices)
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March 28, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • President Farmajo Asks Parliamentarians To Drop Petition Against Cabinet (Hiiraan Online)
  • Senator Farole Urges Federal Parliament To Endorse New Cabinet (Garowe Online)
  • President Returns Home After Historic Visit To Kenya (Shabelle News)
  • As Cholera Spreads Somalia Begins Vaccination Campaign (The New York Times)
  • When The River Dries Out All Life Disappears (Reliefweb)
March 28, 2017 | Morning Headlines

March 27, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • President Farmaajo Asks Parliament To Approve New Cabinet As MPs Fault Line Up (Goobjoog News)
  • ISWA To Have A Prime Minister After Federal Cabinet Is Approved Says President Sharif Hassan (Jowhar.com)
  • Journalist To Face Trial On Three Charges In Somaliland (Goobjoog News)
  • KDF kill 31 Al-Shabaab Terrorists In Badhaadhe Somalia (The Standard)
  • Turkey Distributes Humanitarian Aid In Somalia (Anadolu Agency)
  • New Leader Must Now Drive Somalia’s Rebirth (The Standard)
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March 27, 2017 | Morning Headlines

  • Puntland Leader Says The State Will Hold One Man One Vote Elections (Goobjoog News)
  • Galmudug Assembly Speaker Summons Lawmakers To Adado Ahead Of By-election (Goobjoog News)
  • No Casualties Reported As Bomb Blasts Rock Capital (Shabelle News)
  • IGAD Leaders To Help Send Refugees Back Home (VOA)
  • Help Somalia Stabilise Uhuru Appeals To International Community (The Standard)
  • Somalia Urges Relief Agencies To Return (Xinhua)
  • Promoting Institutional Memory In Somali Bureaucracy (Hiiraan Online)
March 27, 2017 | Morning Headlines