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Somali PM, Hassan Ali Khaire meets the Italian Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa, Ambassador Luciano Pezzotti. PHOTO: @SomaliPM
The aftermath of yesterday’s explosion near Hotel Weheliye, in Mogadishu. Photo: @DalsanFM
President of Somaliland Muse Bihi Abdi met with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs of United  Arab Emirates, H. H. Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Dubai. Photo: @DalsanFM
President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo met with Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire and Speaker of Parliament Mohamed Osman Jawari at his temporary office in the Ministry of Defence. Photo: @DalsanFM
Minister of Finance Abdirahman Duale Beyle met with a delegation from Egypt in Mogadishu. Photo: @DalsanFM
The Mayor of Banadir, Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow) met with the Italian Special Envoy to the Horn of Africa, H.E. Luciano Pezzotti in Mogadishu. Photo: @engyarisow
Young Somali women getting ready to play football at one of the Stadium in Mogadishu. Photo: @_mcconnell

MARCH 22, 2018 | MORNING HEADLINE


Key Headlines

  • Heads Of Al-Shabaab Fighters In Bay And Gedo Regions Defect To Somali Government (Halbeeg News)
  • Senate Seeks Farmaajo & Khaire To Order Withdrawal Of Military Police Before Jawari Motion (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia Appends Signature To The Continental Trade Bloc AfCFTA (Goobjoog News)
  • AU Stresses Intelligence Sharing To Foil Attacks In Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Somalia: Flowing Water Brings Livestock Herders Together (ICRC.com)
  • My Libyan Trip: A Journey Into A New Reality (Hiiraan Online)

MARCH 22, 2018 | MORNING HEADLINE


Key Headlines

  • AFRICOM: US Airstrike In Somalia Kills 2 Militants (VOA)
  • Somali President Mourns Former Djibouti Prime Minister (Hiiraan Online)
  • IGAD Ministers Meet in Nairobi to Discuss the Status of Somali Refugees  (Halbeeg News)
  • AU Mission’s Deputy Force Commander Roots For Stronger Intelligence Gathering And Information Sharing Modalities In Somalia (AMISOM)
  • Massive Death of Cattle Threatens Food Security in Somalia (Prensa Latina)
  • United Arab Emirates (UAE): Somalia’s New Scapegoat (Wardheer News)

MARCH 21, 2018 | DAILY MONITORING REPORT


Key Headlines

  • Breaking: Rival Government Forces Clash In Mogadishu (Hiiraan Online)
  • Government Forces Apprehend Senior Al-Shabaab Officer (Halbeeg News)
  • Council Of Interstate Cooperation (CIC) Baidoa Meeting Postponed Due To Political Crisis (Jowhar.com)
  • Fighting Leaves Six Al-Shabaab Fighters Dead In Southern Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • New Ambassador To Somalia Appointed (Gulf Times)
  • In Somalia Women Defy Strict Rules To Play Football (The Daily Mail)
Young Somali women getting ready to play football at one of the Stadium in Mogadishu. Photo: @_mcconnell

MARCH 21, 2018 | MORNING HEADLINES


Key Headlines

  • Hundreds Arrested In Mogadishu Security Sweep (Garowe Online)
  • Pro-Jawari MPs Demand Speaker Motion Venue Moved To UN-AMISOM Base Alleging Interference & Threats (Radio Dalsan)
  • The Governments Of Somalia And China To Collaborate  In Rebuilding Technical Schools In Somalia (Halbeeg News)
  • Al-Shabaab Fears Lead Somali Teen To Reject Government Job (BBC.com)
  • Somaliland Leader Slams “Senseless Hostility” Of Opposition To DP World Deal (The National – UAE)
  • Speaker Versus  PM: It Will Be One Or The Other! (Umadda Media)

MARCH 20, 2018 | DAILY MONITORING REPORT


Key Headlines

  • Jawari Ouster Not Sanctioned By Government But A Defense Strategy – Dalha (Goobjoog News)
  • Mogadishu Mayor Meets Italian Officials Over IDP Resettlement (Halbeeg News)
  • Al-Shabaab Militants Withdraw From Burdhubo Town (Radio Shabelle)
  • East African Ministers To Meet In Kenya Over Somali Refugees (Xinhuanet)
  • Is Somalia Really A Rising Nation? (Wardheer News)
The Mayor of Banadir, Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow) met with the Italian Special Envoy to the Horn of Africa, H.E. Luciano Pezzotti in Mogadishu. Photo: @engyarisow

MARCH 20, 2018 | MORNING HEADLINES


Key Headlines

  • Pro Khaire MPs Say They Have Attained Quorum To Oust Speaker (Radio Dalsan)
  • Deputy Commander of  Puntland Darwish Forces Resigns (Halbeeg News)
  • Mandera Governor Holds Security Talks with Somalia Leaders (Goobjoog News)
  • Two Mombasa Men Arrested Headed To Somalia To Join Al-Shabaab (The Standard)
  • Security Forces Operate Against Al-Shabaab in Somali Capital (Prensa Latina)
  • Arab interests Ethiopia-Somalia Feud Play Out In Berbera Port Deal (The East African)

MARCH 19, 2018 | DAILY MONITORING REPORT


Key Headlines

  • PM Khaire 1 Year Anniversary Event Cancelled Over Current Political Crisis (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somali President Holds Talks With Jawari Over Ongoing Political Dispute (Halbeeg News)
  • South West Confirms Negotiation With Al-Shabaab Officials (Radio Dalsan)
  • UAE To Train Security Forces In Somaliland (Ahval News)
  • Somaliland Backs Dubai’s DP World Over Berbera Port (Arab News)
  • Somalia Clans Secure Peace With Death Sentences And Hefty Fines (BBC World Service)
Minister of Finance Abdirahman Duale Beyle met with a delegation from Egypt in Mogadishu. Photo: @DalsanFM

MARCH 19, 2018 | MORNING HEADLINES


Key Headlines

  • Somali President Postpones Trip To Qatar (Hiiraan Online)
  • Somalia: Jawari Challenges Opposition MPs To Oust Him Through The Ballot (Garowe Online)
  • President Farmaajo To Lead Operations Against Al-Shabaab (Halbeeg News)
  • Egypt Donates Two Tonnes Of Medical Supplies To Somalia: Egyptian Ambassador (Ahram Online)
  • International Community Urges Dialogue To Resolve Political Tension In Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • True Story Of Two Sisters Who Became Jihadi Brides (Independent Review)

MARCH 16, 2018 | DAILY MONITORING REPORT


Key Headlines

  • Somali Forces Kill 7 Al-Shabaab Militants In South Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Somalia To Implement Harmonized Tax Policy For The First Time Over 27 Years (Halbeeg News)
  • Somalia Government Bars Politician Warsame From Giving Lecture (Radio Dalsan)
  • Grenade Attack Kills At Least 3 In Northern Somalia (Xinhuanet)
  • Online Delivery Startup Gulivery Scales Across Somalia (Biz Commuinty)
  • Repeated Emergencies In Somalia: A Donor Fatigue Or A Mystified Interventions? (Hiiraan Online)
President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo met with Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire and Speaker of Parliament Mohamed Osman Jawari at his temporary office in the Ministry of Defence. Photo: @DalsanFM

MARCH 16, 2018 | MORNING HEADLINES


Key Headlines

  • UAE To Train Somaliland Forces Under Military Base Deal – Somaliland President (Reuters)
  • Senate House Gives A Nod The Resolution Banning DP World From Somalia (Hiiraan Online)
  • President Farmaajo Sacks 18 Generals In Fresh Military Reforms (Radio Dalsan)
  • Somalia Passes Law Banning UAE Port Emirates Continues Work (Middle East Monitor)
  • Somalia Call On Basketball Family To Come Together (FIBAbasketball)
  • Rethinking Humanitarian Aid In Somalia: Could New Kismayo Be A Model For Future Resettlements? (Hiiraan Online)

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