Science & Technology

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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Somalia Ministry of Posts and Telecom signs agreement with ITU in Buenos Aires, Argentina

0 Visits: 552 | Saturday October 14, 2017 - 12:35:12
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somalia Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Technology has on Saturday signed a cooperation agreement with International Telecommunications Union (ITU) at the World Telecom Development Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, officials said.

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Somalia attends ITU conference with full voting rights for the first time in decades

0 Visits: 344 | Thursday October 12, 2017 - 21:28:10
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somalia said that its no longer the only country in the world with no telecom regulation after the president signed the communications bill into law on October 2nd,

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Somalia President Signs Somali Communication Bill into Law

0 Visits: 508 | Monday October 02, 2017 - 21:33:33
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo on Monday signed the Somali communication Act, in a highly organized ceremony held inside Villa Somalia.

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Somalia: Telecom Ministry Moves to its Headquarters for the first time in 27 years

0 Visits: 314 | Wednesday August 30, 2017 - 09:48:34
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) Ministry of Posts, Telecom and Technology relocated its Headquarters on Tuesday for the first time in 27 years, officials said.

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Somalia: Senate Passes National Communication Act, Somali Ministry of Posts to Open office in Djibouti

0 Visits: 1065 | Monday August 21, 2017 - 20:50:08
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) The Upper House of Somalia's parliament has on Monday passed the National Communications Act, highlighting the first act that is approved by this new House to Somalia's legislative system, amid the Ministry opened a post office in Djibouti, following bilateral…

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Somalia: Lawmakers Call for the Release of a Somali Man detained by NISA Over unfavorable Comments

0 Visits: 363 | Tuesday August 15, 2017 - 13:06:58
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) Somali parliamentarians and civic leaders called upon the Federal Government of Somalia to unconditionally release a Somali man who was detained by the National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA).

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

0 Visits: 709 | 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: Aftermath of the Fiber-cut and Internet Outage

0 Visits: 608 | Thursday August 03, 2017 - 10:18:59
MOGADISHU (Press release) The Minister of Post, Telecommunication and Technology (MPTT) hosted a consultation meeting in Mogadishu to discuss the impact of the recent fiber-cut that cut off Internet access to South and Central Somalia. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the impact of the outage,…

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

0 Visits: 251 | 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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Somalia: Radio Station Interacts with Audience to better serve the Public

0 Visits: 371 | Monday July 24, 2017 - 19:51:16
MOGADISHU - Somalia's Danan-FM- Radio become one of the leading radio stations whose audience use the SMS messaging service provided by Hormuud telecom, Somalia's Danan radio reported

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Somalia Minister of Posts fires Acting Director General Over Lack of Cooperation

0 Visits: 385 | Sunday July 23, 2017 - 19:45:52
MOGADISHU, July 23 (Horn Observer) The Acting Director General of the Ministry of Posts has been suspended from duty over allegations including lack of cooperation, a document obtained Horn Observer read.

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Somalia: Government Installs 5 KW FM Transmitter To Expand Reach of Radio Mogadishu - Officials

0 Visits: 297 | Wednesday July 19, 2017 - 22:27:49
MOGADISHU, Somalia, July 19, (Horn Observer) Somalia government has on Wednesday installed a new 5 kilowatt transmitter which will increase the coverage of the State run radio Mogadishu, officials said.

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Somalia Ministry of Posts Announces Plans to Regain Control of Country Code

0 Visits: 600 | Tuesday July 18, 2017 - 22:38:54
MOGADISHU, Somalia July 18 (Horn Observer) Somali Government is planning to regain the full authority of the country's code 252, currently controlled and availed by private entities following the collapse of the late central governmental in 1991 and led to the horn of African nation's national…

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Somalia Internet is Back, after 3 weeks of Internet Blackout

0 Visits: 505 | Monday July 17, 2017 - 14:24:27
MOGADISHU, Somalia, July 17 (Horn Observer) The Internet service in South and Central Somalia is back on Monday, after weeks of Internet blackout, Somalia government said on Monday.

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Somali Community in the United States Donate Medical Equipment to the Baidoa Hospital

0 Visits: 563 | Sunday February 21, 2016 - 00:55:47
By: Abshir Nor Baidoa –SOMALIA: The Somali community in the United states donated Medical equipment to Baidoa Hospital through Arlaadi Aid, which was received by the Governor of Bay region in Mogadishu on Saturday amid Somalia is facing health challenges

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