Reports

Somalia Declared Polio-Free for the Third Consecutive year, in an Anniversary Held in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 143 | Sunday August 13, 2017 - 18:51:45
MOGADISHU - Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo praised efforts by the Ministry of Health and partners, UNICEF and WHO to eradicate polio from Somalia, according to a statement released by the office of the President.

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Somalia: Parliament Passes Communication Act aiming to Regulate the Telecom Industry and Contain Cyber Crimes

0 Visits: 338 | Wednesday August 09, 2017 - 20:57:49
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The Federal parliament of Somalia passed the communication Act on Wednesday in a majority vote, a bill that seeks to streamline the country's telecommunication sector and tackle the growing cyber crimes in the country. officials said.

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Somalia: Parliament Approves 2017 Budget

0 Visits: 227 | Sunday August 06, 2017 - 20:31:41
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The Federal Parliament of Somalia on Sunday voted in favor of the 2017 budget, following 2 weeks of review and consultations.

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Somalia Prime Minister Commends the Somali army for the Excellent work

0 Visits: 202 | Thursday August 03, 2017 - 23:30:27
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali Prime minister Hassan Ali Khaire accompanied by the several members of his cabinet have on Thursday attended meeting in Mogadishu organized by the Somali army.

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Several Somalis Killed in South Africa, Shops set on Fire

0 Visits: 386 | Thursday August 03, 2017 - 22:19:43
Cape Town, South Africa (Horn Observer) Several Somalis were killed in Limbobo area in South Africa this week and several shops were set on fire, witnesses said, heightening the growing concern of the lack of protection of the Somalis living in South Africa.

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Somalia Prime Minister cuts the ribbon of the relaunch of Faculty of Journalism

0 Visits: 163 | Wednesday August 02, 2017 - 00:02:20
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) Somalia Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has on Tuesday cut the ribbon the relaunch of the faculty of Journalism and communication science of the National University in the Somali capital Mogadishu for the first time since 1991.

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Somaliland Embraces the First Catholic Church in 30 Years

0 Visits: 1046 | Saturday July 29, 2017 - 22:06:20
HARGEISA (Horn Observer) Somaliland authorities allowed the Catholic Church in HargeIsa to re-open allowing the Christians living in Somaliland to have a place to worship.

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Somalia Immigration Chief Commends the Quality and the Security of the Somali Passports in a Television Talk show

0 Visits: 190 | Saturday July 29, 2017 - 08:42:15
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) The Somali Immigration Chief Col. Mohamed Adam Kofi said that the agency made significant progress especially accelerating the public service, held over 100 training to improve the capacity of the employees and started the review process of the Somali immigration laws.

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Somali American Academic Selected as US Youth Observer to the UN

0 Visits: 427 | Thursday July 27, 2017 - 23:51:54
WASHINGTON (Horn Observer) A Somali American academic has been selected as United States Youth Observer to the United Nations, according to statement released by the US Department of State

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Somalia Prime Minister leads Cleanup campaign in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 262 | Thursday July 27, 2017 - 21:54:39
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Prime minister of Somalia Hassan Ali Khaire, his deputy and the mayor of Mogadishu, among other Somali officials led a cleanup campaign on Thursday in a gesture to show the importance of living inside a clean environment.

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Somalia: Coastal Town in Puntland is hit by ocean storm leaving hundreds of people homeless

0 Visits: 204 | Tuesday July 25, 2017 - 23:49:21
BOSASO, (Horn Observer) Dozens of houses have been washed away by the storm which hit the coastal district of Alula of Bari province in the semi-autonomous state of Puntland in northeast Somalia, local media reports

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Somalia: Government Hands Over Office space to Somali Workers

0 Visits: 296 | Tuesday July 25, 2017 - 22:02:47
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) Somali Government has on Tuesday handed over a newly constructed center to the Somali workers, which officials will play key role in finding skilled employees.

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114 Somali Prisoners Released from Ethiopian Jails arrive in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 311 | Saturday July 22, 2017 - 23:07:46
MOGADISHU, July 22 (Horn Observer) Plane carrying 114 Somali prisoners who were released from Ethiopian jails arrived in Mogadishu on Saturday evening, officials said.

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2 Somali Nationals Killed in South Africa in the past 24 Hours

0 Visits: 822 | Wednesday July 19, 2017 - 23:04:27
MOGADISHU, Somalia July 19 (Horn Observer) Two Somali nationals were killed in two separate locations in South Africa in the past 24 hours, residents and relatives reported.

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Somalia: Puntland and Galmudug Launch Training of Joint Somali Police Force for Galkacyo town

0 Visits: 298 | Tuesday July 18, 2017 - 09:20:23
GALKACYO, Somalia, July 18 (Horn Observer) The Federal member states of Galmudug and Puntland on Monday announced the training of the first batch of joint police force to operate in the town of Galkacyo for the first time in more than two decades, a sign of enhanced cooperation and mutual understanding.

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Somalia: ISIS Militants in Puntland accused of looting livestock - reports

0 Visits: 220 | Sunday July 16, 2017 - 22:10:21
GAROWE, Somalia July 16 (Horn Observer) Pastoralists in Puntland's Bari region say that ISIS militants started looting hundreds of their livestock and asked the Puntland government to protect their animals, local media reported.

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Somalia: EU and Finland Funded Initiative for Local Government Law Launched in Baidoa

0 Visits: 234 | Friday July 14, 2017 - 17:01:26
BAIDOA, Somalia, JULY 14 (Horn Observer) A ceremony that marked the launch of local government law for Southwestern Administrations, was held here in Baidoa in this week.

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Somalia Cabinet Holds its Weekly Meeting in Kismayo amid Business Community speak Out against Shabab Taxation

0 Visits: 494 | Thursday July 13, 2017 - 14:00:33
KISMAYO, JULY 13 (Horn Observer) Somalia government held historic cabinet meeting in Kismayo on Thursday, a sign of heightened cooperation between the Federal government and the member states amid the business community spoke out against taxation imposed by the Shabab.

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Somali Attorney General asks MSC Alice Vessel to Compensate for the Loss, amid Internet Blackout in Somalia for the Third week.

0 Visits: 460 | Wednesday July 12, 2017 - 13:51:12
MOGADISHU, 12 July, (Horn Observer) The government of Somalia has asked the ship that was accused of cutting the Fibre optic cable from Mogadishu to compensate for the loss, amid the country faces more than two weeks of internet disruption, that costs millions of dollars.

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Somalia Military Court Says it Concluded Hearing for late Minister's Killing

0 Visits: 151 | Wednesday June 14, 2017 - 17:32:02
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer Online) — Somali military tribunal concludes hearing on the shooting death Public Works Minister Abbas Siraji, as the court mentioned that verdict expected at later date officials said.

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