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    President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo meets with Yoweri Museveni in Kampala, Uganda to discuss anticipated military operation against Al-shabaab. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    First ever televised debate held for Somaliland presidential candidates. Photo: @Mohedhazzan

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    UN flag returned to half-staff today in honor of fallen UNDP staff Faiza Mohamed Sheikh who was killed in Saturday's Mogadishu attack. Photo: @JustinTBrady

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    UNDP Somalia officials donated VHF radios to Aamin Ambulance to help them carry out their work easily. Photo: Goobjoog News

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    His Excellency President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo welcomes a delegation of doctors from Djibouti led by their health minister Jamaac Elmi Cokane to help the victims of Saturdays terror attack in Mogadishu. Photo: Radio Muqdisho

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    Somali President His Excellency Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo receive calls from families looking for missing loved ones at the call center set up to connect families trace missing persons. Source: @gurmadka252

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    Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre with Speaker of the House Mohamed Osman Jawaari and other government officials at the National Flag celebration event in Mogadishu last night. Photo: @SomaliPM

September 19, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Somali Prime Minister Heads To New York To Attend UN General Assembly (SONNA)
  • Parliament Assigns 15 Member Committee Task To Probe Qalbi Dhagah Extradition (Goobjoog News)
  • Somalia Regional State Sides With Saudi Arabia Over Qatar (Associated Press)
  • New Pipeline Extension to Bring Water to Thousands in Bosasso (Somali Update)
  • iRise Hub: A Co-Working Space Aims To Rise With Mogadishu (Progrss)
  • US Forces Increase Somalia Airstrikes Amid Uncertainty Over Future (Stripes Online)
September 19, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 18, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • South West Accuses Farmaajo Of Indecisiveness Sides With Saudi Arabia In Gulf Feud (Goobjoog News)
  • Prime Minister Hassan Kheyre Hits Back At Critics Of His Government (Hiiraan Online)
  • Over A Hundred Arrested In Mogadishu Swoop Carried Out By Mogadishu Stabilization Forces (Jowhar.com)
  • President Farmaajo Receives Somali Authors At The Presidential Palace (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somali Militants Assassinate Intelligence Official (Voice of America)
  • Nine Killed During ‘Mistaken’ Combat Between Security Forces (Bernama News)
  • How Generating Employment in the Fisheries Sector is Vital for Women (Somali Update)
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September 18, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Federal Government Calls On HirShabelle MPs To Support New President (Goobjoog News)
  • Top Intelligence Official Killed In Mogadishu Attack (Garowe Online)
  • International Community Hails Election Of HirShabelle State President (Goobjoog News)
  • Al-Shabaab Kills 4 Soldiers In Central Somalia (Middle East Monitor)
  • Mogadishu Readies Airport Godown For More Khat Cargo (The East African)
  • Somali Book-Fair To Give Mogadishu A New Cultural Lease On Life (SABC News)
September 18, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 15, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Puntland Faces Challenges In Its Military Campaign Against Al-Shabaab (VOA Somali Service)
  • Residents In Lower Jubba Urged To Be Vigilant On Security (Goobjoog News)
  • Al-Shabaab Parades SNA Commander In Central Somalia (Shabelle News)
  • Somali Refugee’s American Dream On Hold As Trump Ban Debate (Associated Press)
  • The Influence Of Egypt And Ethiopia On Somalia And Somalis (Garowe Online)
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September 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Gulf Crisis Costing Somalia Revenue And Investment – UN (Goobjoog News)
  • Mogadishu Mayor Fires Municipality Finance Chief  (Horn Observer)
  • Government Tables Anti-Terrorism Bill And 7 Other Bills (Goobjoog News)
  • Abu Dhabi Fund To Contribute $89m To Somalia Growth (Arabian Business)
  • Somalia Is Getting Its First Tech Incubator (Disrupt Africa)
September 15, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 14, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Jawari Urges Somali Public To Have Confidence In Parliament Over Qalbi Dhagah Extradition Case (Dhacdo.com)
  • UN and U.S. Mourn Death Of Somali Journalist In Suicide Attack (Garowe Online)
  • Two Rickshaw Drivers Shot Dead In Mogadishu (Jowhar.com)
  • Somali Government And ICAO Discuss Airspace Management Transfer (Radio Muqdisho)
  • Mogadishu Hosts Its Third Annual Book Fair (UNSOM)
  • UNDP Bets On Solar Lanterns To Light Up Somali Businesses And Homes (Africa Business Communities)
  • My Mom Is Proud Of My English. But I Want To Speak Somali WIth Her (Kouw.org)
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September 14, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • Puntland DP Fires State minister Over Interview About Transfer Of ONLF Official  To Ethiopia (RBC Radio)
  • Somali Journalist Succumbs To  Injuries In Mogadishu Hospital (Shabelle News)
  • Mogadishu Residents Rally In Support of FGS Decision To Extradite ONLF Rebel Commander (Horn Observer)
  • AFRICOM: US Airstrikes Kill 6 Al-Shabaab Members in Somalia (VOA)
  • UAE Ambassador Meets With Somalia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs And International Cooperation (WAM News Agency)
  • Somalia Facing Complex Immediate And Long-term Challenges UN Security Council Told (UN News Centre)
September 14, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 13, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report.

Key Headlines

  • Parliament To Debate The Extradition Of ONLF Official (Jowhar.com)
  • Fear Grips Mogadishu Residents As Al-Shabaab Increases Attacks Against Public Places (Dhacdo.com)
  • Somalia Attends Eastern African Security Summit (Somali National Network Agency)
  • UN Calls For Greater Support For AU Mission In Somalia (IOL Media)
  • On Abdikarim Muse: What Could The Somali Government Do Better? (Goobjoog News)
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September 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines

Key Headlines

  • All Set For The 3rd Annual Mogadishu Book Fair (Radio Dalsan)
  • Al-Shabaab Releases Local Female Aid Workers On Ransom in Central Somalia (Horn Observer)
  • Somali Forces KDF Raid Al-Shabaab Hideouts In Southern Somalia (Sahal News)
  • Security Agents Destroy Three Shabaab Camps In Boni Forest (Daily Nation)
  • Turkish Airlines Profits In Africa Where Others Fear To Fly (Reuters)
September 13, 2017 | Morning Headlines

September 12, 2017 | Daily Monitoring Report

Key Headlines

  • Al-Shabaab Deploys New Assassins In Mogadishu To Accelerate Killings
  • Over 30 Killed On Multiple Al-Shabaab Attacks across South And Central Somalia (Horn Observer)
  • We Are Ready For The Presidential Poll Saturday-HirShabelle Election Committee (Goobjoog News)
  • Three of HirShabelle’s Presidential Candidates Arrive In Mogadishu (Jowhar.com)
  • Four Burundi Nationals Arrested In Isiolo While Headed For Somalia To Join Al-Shabaab Terror Group (The Standard Kenya)
  • Somalia: Puntland And The Struggle To Contain Al-Shabaab Attacks (Garowe Online)
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