• 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

August 29, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • War On Terror: KDF Won’t Leave Somalia Yet – Uhuru (The Star)
  • Somaliland Leader Signs Long Awaited Rape And Sexual Offences Bill Into law (Halbeeg News)
  • PM Khaire Meets With British Ambassador To Somalia (Jowhar.com)
  • After 7 Years AU Quits Base At Somali National Stadium (Daily Mail)
  • China And Somalia Enjoy A Long History Of Friendship (CTGN Africa)
  • Number Of Somalis Evicted From Their Homes Doubles In First Half Of 2018 (Reuters)
August 29, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 28, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • AMISOM Hands Over Somalia National Stadium (Shabelle Media)
  • Peaceful Demonstrations As AMISOM Vacates Mogadishu Stadium (Dhacdo.com)
  • HRW And ONLF Welcome Arrest Of Ex-leader Of Ethiopia’s Somali State (Halbeeg News)
  • Troubling Trend Sees Evictions In Somalia Double (Norwegian Refugee Council)
  • AMISOM Announces Changes In Security Protocol And Access To The Halane Base Camp (Kmau Updates)
  • Transformation Euphoria In The Horn Of Africa (LSE – Centre for Africa)

August 28, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Spy Agency Arrests Al-Shabaab Suspect In Operation (Halbeeg News)
  • Sudan’s Spy Chief Lands In Mogadishu (Goobjoog News)
  • Somaliland Hands Over Looted Vehicles To The Somali Region In Ethiopia (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somalia Signs Investment Deal With Japan (Halbeeg News)
  • Two Soldiers Killed In Blast In Somalia’s Mogadishu (Xinhua)
  • Efforts Underway To Scale Up Ethio-Somalia Ties: Ambassador Jemal (Ethiopian News Agency)
  • Improved Internet Access Connects Somali Students To Each Other And Global Knowledge (World Bank)
August 28, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 27, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • National Electoral Commission Registers More Political Parties (Jowhar.com)
  • Parts Of Mogadishu Streets Locked Down (Shabelle Media)
  • Somaliland Release Two Ministers Of Ethio-Somali Region Detained In Hargeisa (Halbeeg News)
  • Somali Police Department Names Its First Female Brigadier General (CTGN Africa)
  • Somali Soldier Kills A Civilian Driver In Beledweyne Town (Risk Map)
  • Somaliland Farmers Losing Out To Cheap Food Imported From Ethiopia (Radio Ergo)

August 27, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Hundreds Protest Against Jubbaland President (Caasimada Online)
  • Jubaland State Cabinet Holds Emergency Meeting In Kismayo (Shabelle Media)
  • We Are Clean Turkish Port Operator Albayrak Claims Amid Graft Allegations (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia’s First Female Brigadier General (The East African)
  • Ex-GSU Officer Denies Trying To Enter Somalia (Daily Nation)
  • UK Somali Teenagers Taken ‘On Holiday’ And Forced Into Marriage (The Guardian)
August 27, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 24, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • SNA Detains 11 Al-Shabaab Suspects In Southern Somalia (Halbeeg News)
  • AVIC Officials Meet With Somali Government To Discuss Construction Of New International Airport (Hiiraan Online)
  • SNA Officers Conclude Training Course In Baidoa Town (Halbeeg News)
  • Ethiopian Contingent Of AMISOM Engaged In Commendable Mission: Sector Chief (Fana Broadcasting Corporation)
  • The Heroic Hawa Abdi One Of Somalia’s First Female Obstetricians Who Saved Thousands During The Civil War (Face2Face Africa)

August 24, 2018 | Morning Headlines.

Key Headlines

  • Deputy Defense Minister Unhurt After Mogadishu Blast (Garowe Online)
  • Newly Appointed SNA Chief Takes Office (Halbeeg News)
  • Two Brothers Shot Dead In Mogadishu (Jowhar.com)
  • Somalia’s First FGM Prosecution ‘Hampered’ By Victim’s Parents (Thomson Reuters Foundation)
  • The Trials And Tribulations Of Disintegration  (Hiiraan Online)
August 24, 2018 | Morning Headlines.

August 23, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Somaliland Cracks Down On Illegal Tree Cutting As Charcoal Traders Say They Have No Alternative Work (Radio Ergo)
  • Somali President Attends Tearful Burial In Mogadishu (Caasimada Online)
  • Two Former Ministers Of Ethio-Somali Region Detained In Somaliland (Halbeeg News)
  • Haki Africa Calls For Speedy Completion Of Border Wall To Tame Terrorism (The Star)
  • Mothers Suffer As Hospitals In Boni Closed After Shabaab Attacks (Daily Nations)

August 23, 2018 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • President Farmaajo Calls On SNA To Intensify The Fight Against Al-Shabaab And Other Terrorist Organizations (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somali MP Calls Corruption Case For Paying ‘US Lobbyists’ (Caasimada Online)
  • PM Khaire Urged The Public To Shun Away From Clannism And Corruption (Jowhar.com)
  • Center Focuses On Somali Youth Disabled And Business Community  (Midcounty Memo)
  • Puntland Threatens War With Somaliland Over Border Lands (The East African)
  • Fadumo Dayib: What Vying For President Of Somalia Taught Me (Daily Nation)
August 23, 2018 | Morning Headlines

August 22, 2018 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Five Al-Shabaab Suspects Killed In Clashes With SNA In Marka Town (Halbeeg Online)
  • Regional Director Of Chinese Aerospace And Defence Conglomerate Arrives In Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)
  • Banadir Region Administration Distributes Wheelchairs To Some Of The Physically Disabled People In The Community (Mareeg Online)
  • US Airstrike On Al-Shabaab In Somalia Kills 2 Militants Africom Says (Defence Post)
  • UN Urges Somalia To Enhance Efforts To Achieve Gender Parity (CTGN Africa)