Mogadishu, 21 January 2015 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Somalia, Nicholas Kay, condemned recent violence in Defow, central Somalia.
TORONTO – Two Somali police officers from Minneapolis got to north Etobicoke this week in an ongoing exchange program with Toronto Police.
MOGADISHU – Today H.E. Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke has dissolved his cabinet following strong resistance from the Parliament.
MOGADISHU, 10 January 2015 – The IGAD Council of Ministers held its 53rd Extraordinary Session on Somalia on 10 January 2015 at Hotel SYL in Mogadishu. The Council meeting was officially opened by H.E President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud of the Federal Republic of Somalia. H.E Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmake presided over the closing […]
A suicide car bomber blew himself up near a moving convoy of Somalia’s U.S.-trained elite forces in Mogadishu, killing at least four people, a Somali police officer said Sunday. Somali militant group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack, according to the group’s Radio Andulus. The attack on the airport road in the capital killed mostly […]
The top U.N. envoy to Somalia says U.S. airstrikes and major ground offensives by pro-government forces have led to the liberation of nearly 20 Somali towns from al-Shabab militants
Mogadishu, January 3rd, 2015 H.E the Interim Minister of Health of the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS), Ali Mohamed Mohamud, today briefed the media and confirmed that there are no cases of the ebola virus in Somalia.
Bristol, England – Global Somali Diaspora (GSD) launched its local chapter in Bristol. Representatives from Somali community in the South West of England, UK, welcomed the executive director in recognition of the Global Somali Diaspora (GSD) organisation. GSD is a thriving ORGANIZATION that aims to promote, advance, and empower the Somali communities in the Diaspora […]
Mogadishu, Tuesday 17 November: HE President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, today led a ‘one Somalia’ delegation to attend the Ministerial High Level Partnership Forum in Copenhagen (HLPF Copenhagen), Denmark. The HLFP Copenhagen is being hosted by the Government of Denmark, co-chaired by the Federal Government of Somalia and the United Nations and attended by more than […]