Somalia

NUSOJ and UNSOM Conduct Workshop on Conflict-Sensitive Reporting and Safety in Adado, Galmudug, Somalia

0 Visits: 161 | Wednesday December 13, 2017 - 16:54:41
ADADO-Galmudug: National Union of Somali Journalists supported by the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) has embarked on a countrywide series of training workshops for local journalists on Conflict Sensitive Reporting and Safety of Journalists.

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Somalia: NUSOJ and member Journalists Attend the Burial of Murdered Somali journalist

0 Visits: 349 | Tuesday December 12, 2017 - 15:08:23
MOGADISHU, Somalia: Relatives, journalist colleagues and friends attended on Tuesday morning 12 December,2017 the funeral of Somali journalist killed yesterday (Sunday) evening in Mogadishu ,the capital city of Somalia .

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Somalia: Young Somali TV journalist killed in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 375 | Monday December 11, 2017 - 22:43:22
Mogadishu, December 11, 2017 . The National Union of Somali Journalists is deeply shocked and condemns by the senseless murder of the Somali journalist in Mogadishu on Monday December 11, 2017 .

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Somalia attends the Second UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism & Culture

0 Visits: 362 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 21:04:57
Muscat, 10 December 2017 - HE Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow), the Minister of Information, Culture & Tourism of the Federal Republic of Somalia attends the Second UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism & Culture which is taking place in Muscat, the Sultanate of Oman 11 - 12 December 2017. Minister…

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Somalia: EFASOM Conducts Capacity Building on Education Policy Analysis

0 Visits: 358 | Thursday December 07, 2017 - 23:17:23
MOGADISHU - The Education for All Somalia coalition (EFASOM) has today December 7, 2017 conducted the third day of Capacity Building program on Education Policy Analysis which was held in Mogadishu, Somalia.

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AU Special Representative for Somalia congratulates the Somali Government for the successful high-level fora on Security and Partnership

0 Visits: 177 | Thursday December 07, 2017 - 22:35:23
Mogadishu, 7 December 2017- The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia and Head of AMISOM, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira congratulates the Federal Government of Somalia for hosting a highly successful Security Conference and Partnership Forum.

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Somalia President Farmajo; "US, Qatar Development Investment Pacts Cements our already strong partnership"

0 Visits: 190 | Wednesday December 06, 2017 - 14:21:12
Mogadishu, Dec 6, 2017: President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has acknowledged the US comprehensive bilateral development agreement as a remarkable partnership that builds on efforts and commitments towards aspirations for stability and prosperity.

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Somalia adopts the review of the comprehensive National Strategy for P/CVE

0 Visits: 528 | Wednesday November 29, 2017 - 08:45:18
Somalia adopts the review of the Comprehensive National Strategy for Preventing & Countering Violent Extremism (P/CVE) and Action Plan during the High Level Meeting on Strand 4, P/CVE that took place in Mogadishu on 28 November 2017.

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Somalia to Attend Kenyatta's Inauguration on Tuesday

0 Visits: 462 | Monday November 27, 2017 - 23:12:48
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) The president of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed aka Farmaajo travelled to the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Monday to attend the President Uhuru Kenyatta's inauguration, which is due to be held in Nairobi on Tuesday.

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US Airstrike against ISIS Kills one in Puntland, Northeastern Somalia

0 Visits: 394 | Monday November 27, 2017 - 22:25:23
GAROWE (Horn Observer) The United States Africa Command on Monday said that it had carried out an airstrike against ISIS affiliated group in Puntland killing one terrorist, the latest in a series of airstrikes against the Somali militant groups.

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Somalia: Finnish-Somalis Observe Finland's 100 years anniversary in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 651 | Monday November 27, 2017 - 17:33:20
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Dozens of Finnish Citizens among them Somali government officials gathered in a colourful event here in Mogadishu to mark the Finland's 100 years anniversary.

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Somalia Post & Telecom Minister closes second conference of Somali Network Operators Group

0 Visits: 647 | Friday November 24, 2017 - 20:52:40
(Mogadishu, 24 November 2017) The Minister for Posts, Telecom and Technology, H. E. Abdi Ashur Hasan, has officially closed the second annual conference of Somali Network Operators Group (SOMNOG), held at Jazeera Hotel in Mogadishu.

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FESTU Calls ILO Conclusions on Somalia False and Misleading and Urges ILO to be fair on FESTU case

0 Visits: 484 | Thursday November 23, 2017 - 23:48:06
Press Release Federation of Somali Trade Unions (FESTU), an independent Somali trade Union based in Mogadishu condemns ILO conclusions on Somalia and called it false and misleading and urged the ILO to be fair on FESTU case.

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US Kills Over 100 Militants in an Airstrike in Somalia

0 Visits: 358 | Tuesday November 21, 2017 - 23:15:11
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The US Military on Tuesday said that it had killed more than 100 militants in Somalia, the latest in a series of airstrikes against the Shabab in recent months.

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Somalia Statement on the UNIVERSAL CHILDREN'S DAY, 2017

0 Visits: 396 | Tuesday November 21, 2017 - 22:58:42
Today 20 November, 2017 the Federal Government of Somalia joins the rest of the world in commemorating the Universal Children's Day. We recall that on 20th November, 1989 the UN General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) to indicate that the world had accepted that…

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Is Somalia Parliament's Report Encouraging Armed Rebellion against Neighboring Ethiopia?

2 Visits: 1297 | Sunday November 19, 2017 - 23:43:34
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) Somali parliament on Saturday approved report in which it supports the armed rebellion against neighboring Ethiopia in what many believe might have been commissioned by the UAE and Egypt.

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Somalia: Somali Government will continue to the military operations against terrorists

0 Visits: 555 | Monday November 13, 2017 - 22:01:28
Mogadishu, 13 November 2017 - The Federal Government of Somalia is committed to the defeat of terrorist groups of al-Shabaab and Islamic State. The government will use all available resources, including foreign military support from our international partners in particular the United States of America…

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Eye witnessing Somaliland's presidential election

0 Visits: 646 | Monday November 13, 2017 - 20:09:41
HARGEISA (Horn Observer) On Monday 13.11.2017 at 6 am local time in Hargeisa, capital city of Somaliland, people are queuing at the poling stations to voting for the president of the next five years. 

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Shuttering Social Media During Somaliland's Elections: Access to Information Crucial for Free, Fair Vote

0 Visits: 415 | Sunday November 12, 2017 - 14:50:34
By Laetitia Bader: - On November 13, the self-declared autonomous state of Somaliland will be holding presidential elections, the third since declaring independence from Somalia in 1991. The incumbent is stepping down and the elections are pitting the ruling party's candidate against two opponents,…

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Somalia Government Concerned about alarming use of chemicals by al-Shabaab in their bombs, cited in the UN Monitoring Report

0 Visits: 717 | Sunday November 12, 2017 - 10:41:38
MOGADISHU, Somalia - The Federal Government of Somalia acknowledges the report by the Somalia & Eritrea Monitoring Group and is currently reviewing the findings

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