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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo addresses the Somali Diaspora in Uganda. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo arrived in Kampala on Wednesday for a state visit. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    President, Mohamed Abdulahi Farmaajo meets Mohamed Abdullahi Adan who won this year’s Quran recitation competition held in Tanzania. Photo:SONNA

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    Custodial Corps Commander, Hussien Hassan Osman receives cash donation from Villa Somalia Communications Director, Abdinoor Mohamed Ahmed. Photo: Jowhar.com

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    PM, Hassan Ali Kheyre meets UK Secretary for International Development, Priti Patel in Mogadishu. Photo:@UKinSomalia

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    PM, Hassan Kheyre addresses delegates attending the national reconciliation conference in Mogadishu. Photo:Radio Muqdisho.

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    Minister of Constitutional Affairs ,Abdirahman Hosh Jibril meets the Speaker of Puntland Parliament, Ahmed Ali Hashi. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

May 19, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Over 30000 Somalis Return From Conflict-hit Yemen: UNHCR (Xinhua)
  • Hiddig: There are no dissident MPs (VOA Somali)
  • President Silanyo Says Removal of Somalia’s Arms Embargo Can Create Problems (Goobjoog News)
  • Crown Prince Orders Delivery Of Ramadan Food Baskets To Somalis (Asharq Al-Awsat)
  • From Somalia To America And Finding A Home In Minnesota (Keyc News)
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May 19, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • 33 Al-Shabaab Militants Nabbed In Kenya’s Coast In 4 Months (Xinhua)
  • Government Forces Seize Defense Minister HQ Over Unpaid Salaries (Garowe Online)
  • Interior Minister Meets IOM Officials In Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • Somalia’s Al-Shabaab Cuts Off Hands Of Two Men Convicted By Sharia Court (Reuters)
  • Abu Dhabi Police Commander-In-Chief Meets Somali Police Force Commissioner (Emirates News Agency)
  • Turkey To Deliver 15000 Tons Of Aid To Somalia In Ramadan (Anadolu Agency)
  • Somalia Is On The Brink Of Famine And Time Is Running Out (Huffington Post)
May 19, 2017 | Morning Headlines

May 18, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

Key Headlines

  • As Somalia Combats Insecurity Drought Worsens ‘More Rapidly Than Projected’ – UN Official (UN News Centre)
  • Puntland Parliament Rejects Expansion Of State’s Assembly (Garowe Online)
  • Roadside Blast Kills Kenyan Official In Border Region (Xinhua)
  • 23 Sentenced In Ethiopia For Al-Qaeda Al-Shabab Links (Associated Press)
  • Mohammed-bin-Rashid Al-Maktoum Foundation Distributes 360 Tonnes Of Food Aid To Vulnerable People In Somalia (Emirates News Agency)
  • Tackling The Security Crisis In Somalia (Deutsche Welle)
May 18, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

May 17, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Two Somali Soldiers Die Trying To Defuse Car Bomb  (Reuters)
  • Delegates Flee Mogadishu After Militant Killings Increase (Dhacdo.com)
  • Bay Region Administration Plans To Open Roads Blocked By Al-Shabaab (Goobjoog News)
  • Cholera Outbreak Compounds Hunger Crisis In Southern Somalia (VOA News)
  • Bomb Blast Injures 7 In Southwestern Somalia (Anadolu Agency)
  • Somalia Needs More Action Less Lip Service (Institute For Security Studies)
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May 17, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Money Access And Security Main Challenges To Averting Famine In Somalia: Experts (Thomson Reuters Foundation)
  • Puntland Prosecutor Orders Capture Of 18 For Piracy Activities (Somali Update)
  • Gunfire Exchange Between Villa Somalia Guards And NISA Banadir Boss Leaves Two Dead (Jowhar.com)
  • China Gives $1 Million USD to Help IDPs in Somalia (Global Times)
  • Fighting Al-Shabaab Requires ‘Carrot and Stick’: U.N. Official (Newsweek)
  • An American Documentary Captures the Odds Against Being a Soccer Player From Somalia (Quartz Media)
May 17, 2017 | Morning Headlines

May 16, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Francisco Madeira:  AMISOM Has Not Failed (VOA Somali Service)
  • Al-Shabab Kill Chief Abduct Two Reservists in Mandera (Shabelle News)
  • New Deputy Director Appointed For Villa Somalia (Jowhar.com)
  • Prime Minister Khayre Meets Norwegian Foreign Minister In Doha (Jowhar.com)
  • Art for Peace in Somalia: Young people Use Street Art to Promote Peace in Mogadishu (Bartamaha)
  • Somali Authorities Probe Suspected Bombers (The East African)
  • Somalia Gets $1.3b For Economy and Security (The East African)
  • How American Special Operators Gradually Returned To Somalia (The Atlantic)
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May 16, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

Key Headlines

  • Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Invites Somali President to Arab-Islamic-US Summit (Al-Riyad News)
  • Uganda Declares Doubling Its Troops In Somalia (Shabelle News)
  • Expanding The State Parliament Is Unjust Says Puntland MP (Garowe Online)
  • QRCS To Launch QR 5.5 mln Ramadan Projects In Somalia (Relief Web)
  • Bishop Urges International Support for Drought-Stricken Somalia as Anti-Terrorism Law Stilt Aid Effort (The Tablet)
  • Executions Increase in Somalia (VOA News)
May 16, 2017 | Morning Headlines.

May 15, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • A Forum Of 88 Members Of Parliament Announced In Nairobi (Jowhar.com)
  • Government Workers Given A Day Off To Celebrate 15 May (Hiiraan Online)
  • Minister of Information Opens Editorial Guidelines Training to Somali Journalists (Jowhar.com)
  • Puntland Vice President suspends Director of Immigration Department (Garowe News)
  • 17 Dead From Hunger Near Mogadishu Amid Drought (Shabelle News)
  • Three Tales Of Mogadishu: Violence A Booming Economy … And Now Famine (The Guardian)
  • A Journey To Somaliland: Africa’s Self-made Country (Rudaw)
  • A Crucial Lifeline is Restoring Dignity For Drought-affected Families in Somalia (ICRA.org)
  • After Conference There Is Ray Of Hope For Somalia (The Standard)

May 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Government Holds Constitutional Review Meeting in Mogadishu (Garowe Online)
  • Tension Runs High in Eastern Galgaduud (Shabelle News)
  • Somalia’s Prime Minister Attends Doha Forum (Garowe Online)
  • President Mohamed Reaches Out To Global Financial Agencies (Daily Nation)
  • Somali President Welcomes Al-Sisi’s Invitation To Visit Egypt (Daily News Egypt)
  • Is Federalism a New Phenomenon in Somalia? (Jowhar.com)
May 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines

May 11, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • World Leaders Urged to Cancel Somalia’s $5.3bn Debt Amid Threat of Imminent Famine (International Business Times)
  • First Phase Of London Conference Kicks Off Today (Garowe Online)
  • Qatar – Somalia Talks (Hiiraan Online)
  • Egypt’s Army Sends Food and Medical Aid to Somalia in Drought Relief (Ahram News Agency)
  • British UN Leaders To Address Somalia Humanitarian Crisis  (Associated Press)
  • An Enterprising And Humanitarian Policy For Somalia (Daily Sabah)