Somalia

Somalia launches a learning event in #Mogadishu to enhance the collaboration between the Media and Security apparatus

0 Visits: 55 | Tuesday May 23, 2017 - 01:53:27
Mogadishu, 23 May 2017 H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow), Minister of Information of the Federal Republic of Somalia emphasized the importance of researches on key issues that matter to the public such as the role on strengthening the collaboration between the media and security apparatus.

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Somalia: Big influx at nutritional feeding centres for children

0 Visits: 84 | Friday May 19, 2017 - 11:11:57
Baidoa, Somalia (Horn Observer Online) – The nutritional feeding centre for malnourished children supported by the International Committee of the Red Cross in Baidoa, Somalia has more than twice as many young patients this year as one year ago, underscoring the large food needs in the country.

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New Customs management at Mogadishu airport spotted $34,000 missing taxation within two days

0 Visits: 68 | Thursday May 18, 2017 - 02:11:31
Mogadishu, 18 May 2017 - H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow) together with Ministers of State & Deputy Minister of Finance today visited Aden Adde International Airport in Mogadishu in order to encourage customs officials for collecting extra $34,000 taxation on Khat within their first two days…

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Minister of Information opens editorial guidelines training to Somali journalists

0 Visits: 101 | Sunday May 14, 2017 - 22:58:54
Mogadishu, 14 May 2017 - The Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, H.E Abdirahman Omar Osman "Eng. Yarisow" and the Minister of Women and Human Rights, H.E Deka Yasin Haji Yusuf, have today opened a workshop on editorial guidelines and building the capacity of Somali Media.

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At Least 7 people Killed at Mogadishu Restaurant Attack

0 Visits: 133 | Tuesday May 09, 2017 - 00:52:46
Mogadishu (Horn Observer Online) At least 7 people were killed including senior military official and several others were wounded after a car fitted with explosives exploded outside a cafeteria in Mogadishu, witnesses and officials said

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Conference on Somali Youth Policy Framework Opens in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 127 | Sunday May 07, 2017 - 14:53:30
Mogadishu (Horn Observer Online) A conference on Youth policy framework, which was attended by Prime minister Kheyre opens in Mogadishu on Sunday, officials said.

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Senior Shabab Commander Killed in Bariire Raid - Officials

0 Visits: 206 | Sunday May 07, 2017 - 13:26:12
Mogadishu (Horn Observer Online) Somalia government said on Sunday that a senior Shabab commander and his associates were killed in recent raid in Lower Shabelle region.

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Toward Free and Independent Media, Media Stakeholders Welcome Media Consultative Meeting Launched in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 134 | Saturday May 06, 2017 - 23:20:24
Mogadishu (Horn Observer Online) Somali media stakeholders welcomed a high level Consultative meeting aimed at strengthening of relations and cooperation between the federal level and the state level and private owned media; reviewing of the Media Law, was held in Mogadishu, in an attempt to create…

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Chinese navy hands over three pirates to Somali authorities

0 Visits: 127 | Saturday May 06, 2017 - 14:28:57
Bosasso (Horn Observer Online + Reuters) A Chinese navy ship handed over three suspected pirates to Somali authorities on Friday, police said, underscoring the determination of international naval forces to stamp out a resurgence of piracy this year, Reuters reported

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United States Ambassador Extends Condolences on the Death of U.S. Service Member

0 Visits: 134 | Saturday May 06, 2017 - 14:07:47
Nairobi (Horn Observer Online) The US Mission to Somalia extended heartfelt condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of the United States military service member killed in Somalia on May 5, the Mission said in a statement

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U.S. service member killed in Somalia

0 Visits: 138 | Friday May 05, 2017 - 16:28:41
Mogadishu (Horn Observer Online( An American soldier was on May 4, during an operation against al-Shabaab, Pentagon said

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Somalia launches second cholera vaccination campaign in Baidoa

0 Visits: 144 | Friday May 05, 2017 - 14:31:26
Mogadishu (Horn Observer Online) WHO and the Federal Ministry of Health of Somalia launched the first round of a preventative oral cholera vaccination campaign (OCV) today in Baidoa at the Baidoa Regional Hospital, targeting 224 000 persons aged 1 year and older.

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Somalia: Rights Priorities for New Government

0 Visits: 171 | Wednesday May 03, 2017 - 23:06:29
Help At-Risk Civilians, Improve Oversight of Security Forces (Nairobi, May 3, 2017) – Somalia's new government should ensure that the security forces are accountable and improve protection of the most vulnerable people, Human Rights Watch said today in a 10-point report on human rights priorities.…

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Guards of Somalia's Auditor General Shot Dead Minister for Public Works and Housing in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 183 | Wednesday May 03, 2017 - 22:45:41
Mogadishu Somalia (Horn Observer) Guards of Somalia's Auditor General shot dead Somali minister for Public works and housing near the presidential palace in Mogadishu on wednesday evening, witness and officials said.

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Somali journalists are brave people that lost their lives for their country."

0 Visits: 520 | Wednesday May 03, 2017 - 15:14:30
Mogadishu, 3 May 2017 - The Federal Government of Somalia congratules Somali journalists for their celebration of the International Day for Freedom of Expression 3 May 2017. Somalia is committed and determined to the freedom of expression as enshrined in the article 18 of the provisional constitution.

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Somalia hugely appreciates Dubai municipality's solidarity campaign

0 Visits: 191 | Monday May 01, 2017 - 21:04:45
Mogadishu, 1 May 2017 - The Federal Government of Somalia welcomes the efforts of Dubai Dubai Municipality, in partnership with the Emirates Red Crescent in Dubai for launching a solidarity campaign by providing cash contributions during official working hours.

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NUSOJ welcomes the Minister of Information's gesture to review Media Law

0 Visits: 212 | Saturday April 29, 2017 - 16:55:26
Press release Mogadishu, 29 April 2017 – National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) expressed its compliment to the Minister of Information and Public Awareness, HE. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow) who received today Media Leaders at his office in Mogadishu.

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Somalia and international community prepare ground for a high-level partnership agreement

0 Visits: 200 | Saturday April 29, 2017 - 16:48:20
Mogadishu, 29 April 2017 – The Federal Government of Somalia met international partners at a high level meeting today in Mogadishu to prepare for the 11 May 2017 London Conference on Somalia.

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Minister of Information of Somalia re-assures the Media Law will be reviewed

0 Visits: 222 | Saturday April 29, 2017 - 14:13:44
Muqdisho, 29 April 2017 – Minister of Information, H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman (Eng. Yarisow) has today received Media Leaders at his office in Mogadishu.

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UK takes leadership role to campaign for Somalia in international level, says Eng. Yarisow

0 Visits: 250 | Sunday April 23, 2017 - 20:57:07
Mogadishu, 23 April 2017 – The Minister for Information of the Federal Government of Somalia H.E. Abdirahman Omar Osman [Eng: Yarisow] has on Saturday had lengthy meeting with the UK ambassador to Somalia H.E. David Concar.

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